Catering Manager

We are looking to recruit a Catering Manager, to manage all aspects of day-to-day operations of Boosters café at the National Space Centre, with a commitment to leading the team to provide excellent customer care and achieving high quality standards at all times.

The successful person should have excellent standards of customer care and a commitment to leading a team to achieve this standard. Experience of operating a café or catering facility is essential, as are effective communication, teamwork and strong leadership skills.

Job Description is detailed below.

Salary - £18,000 to £22,000 per annum starting salary, dependent upon skills and experience.

Working with Children – This role requires an Enhanced DBS Disclosure.

Please download and complete the application form available in Microsoft Word format and Email it to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

(No agencies).

Closing date for completed applications is 12 Noon Friday 11th December 2015

Interviews, for short-listed candidates, will be held at the National Space Centre on Tuesday 5th January 2016.





The National Space Centre is able to offer a limited number of work experience placements to students.

we are only able to offer a limited number of selective placements.

We will consider applications for the following placements:

  • Leisure & Tourism – Diploma, BTEC, HND, degree etc
  • Science Communication – Masters or module within a degree
  • Student Teachers – learning outside of the classroom module as a part of degree or PGCE



From our Blog:

This Christmas why not give the gift of an experience the whole family can enjoy?  An Annual Pass to the National Space Centre can offer up to 318 exciting days out for one simple low price.


Space Now:

While we always keep an eye out for the wonderful short stories shown in the John Lewis Christmas advert, this year's has really caught our attention.


Birthday Parties:

Celebrate your birthday at the National Space Centre with our fantastic birthday party packages!

Find out more