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Catering Manager

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A catering manager organises the provision, preparation, delivery and serving of food in various locations. There are two specialisms:

The Work

You could be:

Pay

The figures below are only a guide. Actual pay rates may vary, depending on:

Pay is often enhanced by commission. Salaries can be around £17,000 to £22,000 a year. With experience this can rise to between £25,000 and £35,000 a year.

Conditions

Workforce Employment Status

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Getting In

You can choose from a wide range of suitable training routes.

Catering is a growth industry and skilled caterers are in demand everywhere, especially in cities. Vacancies are advertised in jobcentres, in trade journals such as The Caterer and on specialist recruitment websites.

Workforce Education Levels (UK)

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Job Outlook Scotland

Employment

Unemployment

Percentage of workforce registered as unemployed (Scotland)

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Job Outlook Scotland and UK

  Scotland
2019
6262
2.3 %
RISE
2024
6403
  United Kingdom
2019
77289
2.3 %
RISE
2024
79105

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What Does it Take?

You need:

Training

Getting On

Contacts

The following organisations may be able to provide further information.

Confederation of Tourism and Hospitality (CTH)
Tel: 020 7258 9850
Website: http://www.cthawards.com/
Twitter: @cthawards1
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ConfederationOfTourismAndHospitalityCth

Institute of Hospitality
Tel: 020 8661 4900
Website: http://www.instituteofhospitality.org
Twitter: @IoH_Online
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/IoHOnline/

People 1st - Hospitality Guild
Tel: 0203 074 1222
E-mail: eqa@people1st.co.uk
Website: http://www.hospitalityguild.co.uk
Website (2): http://www.people1st.co.uk/
Twitter: @p1stgroup

People 1st is the Sector Skills Council for the hospitality, passenger transport, travel and tourism industries. UKSP is now part of the Hospitality Guild, which provides information on careers in the hospitality and tourism industry. The website has an online 'personality' test designed to help you identify suitable careers within the above industries.

Springboard
Tel: 020 7921 0420
E-mail: info@springboarduk.org.uk
Website: http://www.careerscope.uk.net
Website (2): http://springboard.uk.net/
Twitter: @Springboard_UK
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/SpringboardUKCharity/

Springboard UK promotes career opportunities in the hospitality, leisure, travel and tourism industries.

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