Chef Manager at Prestigious Independent School Sports Facility, Portsmouth


Permanent – £21320

CH&CO Catering (Independent) is the Independent Schools division of this most respected, vibrant and cutting edge company within the food service sector. We have a reputation for great food, unrivalled service and a passion for making each and every eating experience a memorable one.

We have an exciting opportunity for a Chef Manager at a leading co-educational schools’ sports facility located on the outskirts of the City of Portsmouth.

This is a fanatstic opportunity to lead a small well established team and take full ownership of all aspects  of catering services and hospitality and in particular developing healthy and nutritious meals for our successful sports teams.

Visitors and parents post-match afternoon teas are legendary on the independent schools sports circuit. This is an ideal opportunity to bring new ideas and innovation to the traditional tea menu and a passion for homebaking is essential.

You must have a proven background in catering preferably but not essential in the education sector. You must possess the skills and experience to control budgets, manage stock as well as a comprehensive knowledge of all aspects of food safety including food allergies and intolerances. All these attributes will be enhanced by CH&Co’s own training modules along with detailed training in our intuitive purcashing, stock management and financial control system, Caternet.

Flexibility is a must in this fluid facility with short notice changes to fixtures. Changes to start and finish times are not uncommon and must be accommodated.

This position is Monday to Saturday with a  mid-week rest day, 40 hours per week for 41 weeks (term time only). Working hours will be dictated by the business.

An Enhanced DBS clearance is required.

As a leading contract caterer we have great benefits and career opportunities to grow with the company. Our comprehensive in-house training will enable you to develop and realise your full potential while working at a great location.

For further information or to request an application form please e-mail

Closing date 25 August 2021

We are proud to be a Disability employer, we will ensure that a fair number of disabled applicants who meet the entry criteria for this position will be offered an interview.