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Divisional Hospitality Manager

Woodland View, Longview, 216 Turner Road, Colchester, Essex, CO4 5JR

  • Pay:
  • Hours: 40.00
  • Type: Permanent
  • Shift: Days
  • Posted: 6th July 2021
  • Expires: 2nd August 2021

As a Divisional Hospitality Manager at Barchester you will be a leading face in the delivery of person-centred hospitality and care that helps set us apart.

Due to our expanding and successful growth of over 224 homes and hospitals across the UK, our divisional team have a new opportunity for a Divisional Hospitality Manager to join the Barchester family.

We’ll look to the Divisional Hospitality Manager to manage and improve the dining, catering and housekeeping services across our homes by introducing innovative and cost-effective hospitality strategies. Day-to-day, this means you could be reviewing regional performance, checking that we meet health and safety requirements, or training and motivating staff to deliver an excellent service.

The role will be across three divisions and will include frequent travel and overnight stays due to the nature and coverage of the role. Coverage will include locations in and around Cheshire, Nottinghamshire, Derbyshire, Oxfordshire, Bristol, and Essex.

Here at the Barchester family, we work with an open, honest, supportive approach. Quality of care is at the heart of everything we do; where person centred hospitality plays a crucial part of residents lives.

Barchester are sector leading healthcare experts who had the pleasure to welcome on board 24 new homes from an exciting acquisition in 2020. We also have one of the fastest growing new build programmes aiming to open 10 brand new purpose-built homes per year. Barchester have proudly been awarded a two-star outstanding rating by Best Companies, ranked 11th in the top 20 Best Health & Social Care Companies to work for and 14th in the Top 25 Best Big Companies to Work For in the UK.

This is a varied role that will also see you working alongside General Managers to prepare, monitor, control and manage hospitality budgets. You’ll make sure our financial targets are met and identify where any changes can be made. Above all, as our Divisional Hospitality Manager, you’ll be dedicated to ensuring our services exceed customer expectations, making a real difference to our residents.

You’ll need to have a background in catering or hotel management to join us as a Divisional Hospitality Manager. We’d also like to see knowledge of budgeting and purchase control, along with the ability to train, lead and manage a team. You’ll need to have at least three of the following qualifications to apply: 

• City & Guilds 706/2 – Advanced Cooking
• NVQ Level 3 – Catering
• Diploma or certificate in management studies
• Level 3 or 4 food hygiene certificate

As well as a competitive salary, we can offer you impressive benefits which include; a company car, laptop, mobile phone, contribution pension scheme and free training and development. You’ll also have plenty of opportunity to grow your career in a large organisation with a warm and supportive environment.

If you’d like to use your organisational and people skills in an organisation that provides the quality care you’d expect for your loved ones, this is an empowering and rewarding place to be.


Benefits and Rewards

We recognise that you and your role is pivotal in shaping the future of our organisation. That’s why in return for your dedication, you’ll receive a competitive salary plus our sector-leading benefits and rewards package. Take a look at how we’re committed to rewarding your amazing work and commitment when you join us.


About Barchester

We’re proud to have over 240 care homes and six independent hospitals nationwide, that continually meet and exceed all relevant regulatory compliance standards. Join one of our fantastic teams and you’ll make sure our residents and patients get the outstanding quality of care, support, services and facilities they deserve.


Equal Opportunities

We recognise and celebrate difference and pride ourselves on creating an inclusive environment for all. Whoever you are, we want you to be yourself, always. This enables greater diversity across the entire organisation for the benefit of our workforce and also the people we celebrate life with in our homes and hospitals. Barchester is proud to be an equal opportunities organisation.