Staff Catering Operative (Maternity Cover)

Southampton, Hampshire
Competitive salary depending on experience
24 Nov 2016
22 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Halo Conferences & Events is the catering business within the Southampton Football Club Group. Halo is an aspiring catering company in its own right, challenging the paradigm of large scale catering to provide exceptional quality to their customers.

Acquired by the Football Club in 2010; together they operate a culture which promotes respect, unity, accountability, creativity and aspiration ¬- this is the Southampton Way.

We want people who can lead the way and become an example to others. At Halo Conferences & Events you¹ll be given the platform to work in a vibrant, intelligent and challenging work environment with the potential to develop and become the best at what you do.

We don’t stand still, we are constantly moving forward. Be part of it…

We are looking for an enthusiastic, organised and personable candidate to fulfil the role of Staff Catering Operative within the staff Bistro here at St. Mary’s Stadium on a temporary maternity cover contract.

In the role you will deliver all dedicated staff catering within the Bistro at the Stadium on both Match Day and Non-Match days. You will open and close the Bistro, ensure food, cutlery and crockery is suitably stocked and fit for purpose as well as ensure the environment is clean and tidy at all times. 

You will need to be organised and enthusiastic, particularly during our busy lunch period. You will need to be friendly and approachable and be able to easily interact with staff. The role plays a key part in hosting a positive environment for staff which gives them the opportunity to relax away from their desks or have informal meetings. 

You will also be required to work all home league fixtures.

The competencies which are required include:
•Experience in a catering environment is essential.
•Experience of operating within a canteen or small restaurant would be desirable.
•Certified with Basic Food and Hygiene.
•Strong organisational skills.
•Enthusiastic in delivering service excellence.
•Display a polite and professional attitude to staff and guests.

What do you get in return?

If you are successful you can look forward to a healthy benefits package;
•A competitive salary depending on experience.
•Two Season Tickets.
•22 day’s holiday per year, increasing to 25 days after one full football season.
•Contributory Pension Scheme.
•Incentivised Private Medical Insurance Scheme.
•Child Care Vouchers.
•Free onsite parking.
•Discounted Southampton Football Club merchandise.

Please be aware that a criminal disclosure and identity check may be carried out for this opportunity.

If you are keen to undertake a new exciting challenge, please click to submit your CV and cover letter plus your current salary.

The closing date for applications is 5 December 2016.

Staff Catering Operative (Maternity Cover) OLR Ref: 12011

Southampton Football Club recognises that the safety and protection of those children and young people in day to day contact with the Club is paramount. The Company is committed to creating a safe culture for all. 

Southampton Football Club is an Equal Opportunities Employer