Catering Manager

St Mary MacKillop College is committed to providing quality K-12 Catholic education in the South West region. We are a supportive, caring community with modern facilities designed to engage students and bring learning to life.

  • A unique and exciting hands-on opportunity
  • Endless opportunity for expansion and growth
  • State of the Art facilities

The Catering Manager is responsible for the overall management of the canteens and catering services at St Mary MacKillop College. They will lead, engage and inspire a team of staff to be passionate about providing nutritious, tasty meals and snacks for students and staff. They will create food as needed for special school events and functions.

We are seeking someone who is:

  • A leader with clear communication skills to build relationships so as to engage and bring along a small team to create a unique and exciting food hub
  • Enthusiastic, flexible, positive and with a strong work ethic
  • Highly organised with a keen eye for detail
  • Able to work in a busy environment, juggle multiple projects and work to deadlines

The successful applicant will possess:

    • Previous experience as a Chef with kitchen and staff management skills
    • Experience in the Education Sector (preferable)
    • Catering experience, with the ability to cook quality food in large volumes
    • A passion for good, seasonal home cooked food
    • An understanding of age appropriate nutrition and balanced diet requirements
    • Food allergen awareness and knowledge
    • A keen eye for logistics and problem solving
    • Skills in budgeting, ordering and costing using Microsoft software
    • A current Working with Children Check and Crim Track Clearance (or be willing to obtain)
    • Willing to uphold the ethos of Catholic education

    For further information regarding this position download a copy of the Job Description

    To apply for this position:

    Download and complete the:

    Application Form and send with a covering letter and current resume to:

    The Principal, St Mary MacKillop College, PO Box 5370, West Busselton WA 6280

    or email to

    APPLICATIONS CLOSE: Friday 7 June 2019