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Altrincham, Greater Manchester 8.42 miles
Starting at £21,589 per year
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

About Us

The Vegetarian Society inspires, educates and enables people to be vegetarian. We work with meat eaters, vegetarians and vegans to help everyone find out how great veggie food is and how it is kind to your health, to the planet and to animals.

As part of our support for vegetarian food and the vegetarian lifestyle, we have a cookery school offering a range of unique veggie and vegan cookery experiences. We are currently seeking an Assistant Cookery School Manager to join us.

The Benefits

  • Salary starting at £21,589
  • 33 days’ holiday (including Bank Holidays and Christmas closure)
  • Pension scheme
  • The chance to make your mark with our forward thinking organisation

This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced catering and customer service professional to advance their career into the charity sector and make a real difference to the face of vegetarianism.

You’ll be provided with ongoing training and development to ensure you reach your full potential and the support to become a vital asset within our organisation.

What’s more, you’ll be working with a number of talented and highly knowledgeable individuals with years of experience in teaching, nutrition and the catering industry.

The Role

As the Assistant Cookery School Manager, you will help ensure the cookery school runs smoothly and efficiently and offers excellent customer satisfaction.

Your role will also involve:

  • Ordering food, looking after storerooms and stock rotation and completing paperwork.
  • Clerical and administrative tasks within the school around bookings, customer service, organisation and hygiene standards.
  • Making sure the premises and equipment are kept to the highest standards of cleanliness and are tidy and well presented.
  • Working with the Head of the Cookery School to schedule and book courses, tutors and catering assistants
  • Representing the Vegetarian Society and the cookery school at public events and across media platforms alongside tutors and the manager.
  • Researching and keeping up to date with food trends, styles and products in catering and home cooking
  • Ensuring staff, customers and visitors adhere to health and safety policies

There is scope within the role for the right candidate to taking on more responsibility and progress to training for either teaching cookery classes or doing media and making recipe videos.

About You

To be considered as the Assistant Cookery School Manager, you will need:

  • Experience of working in a catering environment
  • Previous customer service experience
  • Excellent organisation skills
  • Great people skills

Whilst not essential, previous experience of managing staff and training or teaching groups of people would be beneficial to your application.

This is a full time role, working 35 hours per week, including evenings and weekends.

To apply for this post please send a covering letter detailing how you meet the criteria set out in the job description and person specification along with your CV.

The closing date for applications is 5pm Sunday 1 December 2019.

You must be available for interview on Monday 9 December.

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Job description and Person Spec - Assistant Cookery School Manager (.doc)
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More about The Vegetarian Society
The Vegetarian Society

Our mission is to influence, inspire and support people to embrace and maintain a vegetarian lifestyle. We promote vegetarianism as a more compass... Read more

Posted on: 04 November 2019
Closing date: 01 December 2019
Tags: Admin,Operations

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