Mobile Kitchen Manager - Exeter & Surrounding Area


This vacancy is now closed


Devon Norse are the collaboration between commercial services specialists Norse Group and Devon County Council, delivering frontline services to the public and commercial clients in the South West.

Our commercial catering team utilise local and fresh produce to supply a growing number of schools and businesses a diverse and healthy menu, and we are currently looking for a Mobile Kitchen Manager to support our service delivery.

This is a key role in providing cover and support to our on-site teams, both in times of absence and when additional service is required. The role will offer you diversity to lead and manage a number of kitchens across the area, producing a variety of meals in line with the defined menus at each site. Your input into new ideas for menus will be valuable, and you will have the chance to be creative and bring new recipes.

Our kitchen support teams will benefit from your experience and guidance, as you will lead food preparation, cooking and service delivery.

This is a part time permanent position offer 25 hours per week. Shift times may vary slightly depending on site requirements, but will generally be between 09:30 AM - 14:30 PM Monday - Friday.

Our Successful Candidate:

Above all we are looking for you to demonstrate a passion for cooking, demonstrated through proven experience working in a commercial kitchen environment and professional kitchen / cooking qualifications.

Your ability to work effectively as part of a team will be crucial to the role, alongside being able to build relationships with on-site teams and clients quickly. This will be highlighted by excellent communication and engagement skills

As this is a mobile position, you will need to hold a Full UK Driving Licence and be available to travel.

Our Offer:

All salaries for part-time positions are worked out pro-rata of the full-time equivalent salary shown in the advert, calculated on your contracted hours per week.

We encourage and support all our staff with personal and professional development, so you will benefit from this if you are looking to progress. You will also have access to a range of local partnerships, as well as our annual leave and pension schemes.

Please read the attached Job Description to ensure you meet the criteria before applying.

An enhanced DBS check will be required for our successful candidate, payment will be met by the employer. Please click here for details of our DBS policy relating to the recruitment of ex-offenders.

We reserve the right to close the vacancy once we have received sufficient applications, so we would advise you to submit your application as early as possible.

Due to the high numbers of applications we receive for our vacancies, if you do not hear from us within 4 weeks of the date you apply, please assume that your application has been unsuccessful for this position.