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Job Description Catering Manager:

 32.5 Hours/Week/£10.35 an Hour


Responsible to the Ainsdale Lunch and Leisure (ALL) Manager
Duties:- As directed by the ALL Manager

Main Duties and Responsibilities:-
1. Planning of healthy menus for advance approval by the ALL Manager.
2. Preparation, cooking and appropriate presentation of meals required on a daily basis.
3. As part of the ALL team develop the Chapel Café.
4. Maintaining stock levels and ordering supplies as and when required and in accordance with procedures agreed with the ALL Manager. Being aware of set budget and working to meet this objective.
5. Ensuring that the kitchen and all kitchen utensils and equipment, crockery and cutlery are clean and properly stored after all ALL activities.
6. Ensuring the cleanliness of the café and dining areas including end of day procedures.
7. Ensuring that the requirements of government health and safety legislation, including Safer Food and Better Business, are strictly observed with appropriate record-keeping and that established cleaning routines are maintained.
8. Organising, leading and motivating all kitchen staff, including:-
a) Supervision of Catering Assistant to include relevant training.
b) Supervision and training of volunteers, including those with special needs, who work in the kitchen and dining area. To actively participate in their recruitment in conjunction with the ALL Manager.
9.   Planning of duty rotas.
10. Being flexible to support other functions/events as organised by the ALL Manager in line with the ethos of the charity.
11. Attending regular meetings with the ALL Manager as and when arranged.
12. To read, understand and comply with the Policies and Procedures of ALL.
13. To participate in an annual development and review process.
14. To attend Training in accordance with ALL requirements including Food Hygiene and First Aid.
15. Any other reasonable duties as directed by the Manager or the Board of Trustees



If you have any questions or would like to have a chat about any of our activities, please call Rebecca or Audrey:

Tel 01704 574838

Thank you to all our Sponsors:



All activities are open to all…
just come along!

Booking is only required for
computer coaching.

Provides games such as cards, bingo, quizzes, cards, scrabble etc or opportunities to learn about family history, or the Internet. The afternoon provides an opportunity to socialise and make new friends.

10:00 – 13:00   Chapel Café
10:00 – 11:00   Line Dancing
10:00 – 15:00   Charity Shop
12:00 – 13:00   Lunch is Served
13:00 – 15:00   Leisure Afternoon: Jigsaws, Dominoes, Whist, Quiz, Bingo, One on One Computer Tuition/ Family History Research

10:00 – 11:00   Ballroom & Sequence Dancing (for beginners)
10:00 – 12:00   Chapel Café
10:00 – 11:45   Monthly Talks (3rd Tuesday every month)
10:00 – 15:00   Charity Shop
12:00 – 13:00   Lunch is Served
13:00 – 15:00   Music For ALL
14:00 – 15:30   Tai Chi

10:00 – 11:00   “Zest For Life”- Keep Fit (Provided by the Methodist Church)
10:00 – 12:00   Gardening Club
10:00 – 12:00   Chapel Café
10:00 – 15:00   Charity Shop
13:00 – 15:00   Active Afternoon: Indoor Bowls and Table Tennis
13:30 – 15:00   Knit & Natter Group

09:50 – 10:50   Gentle Gym: Led by a qualified instructor who takes individuals through a routine session to music for improving physical activity, muscular-skeletal condition and cognition.
10:00 – 12:00  Chapel Café
10:00 – 15:00  Charity Shop
10:00 – 12:00  Art Class: Caters to a wide range of ages and abilities and has provided interests for newly retired and also support for recently widowed.
12:00 – 13:00  Lunch is Served
13:30 – 15:50  Foodbank (Provided by the Methodist Church)
13:30 – 16:00  Sequence and Ballroom Dancing

09:45  – 10:45   Yoga
10:00  – 12:00   Chapel Café
10:00  – 12:00   Patchwork Group
10:00  – 15:00   Charity Shop
11:00  – 11:50   Move and Soothe
12:00  – 13:00   Lunch is Served
13:30  – 14:30   Good Vibration Choir
13:00  – 14:30   Conversational French
13:30  – 15:00   Parent & Toddler Group (Provided by the Methodist Church)

Gentle Gym
Patchwork Group

Indoor Bowls

If you have any questions or would like to have a chat about any of our activities,
please call Rebecca or Audrey:
Tel 01704 574838

Thank you to all our Sponsors:

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