Every day, Compass Group UK chefs serve one million meals! Compass Group is the global leader in food and support services, working across Business & Industry, Education, Defence, Government & Offshore, Healthcare and Sport, Leisure & Hospitality. Across the UK & Ireland, Compass’ operations span approximately 10,000 sites and include workplaces, famous sports and leisure venues, schools, hospitals, oil rigs and remote locations. The group employs more than 60,000 people and every day they serve millions of customers, provide services at hundreds of office buildings, clean thousands of square miles and protect tens of thousands of people. That’s big!
Careers with Compass Group
A wide range of career opportunities exist within Compass’ food operations, support services and head office. All roles offer opportunities to train and grow your skills. Compass’ experienced teams and encouraging managers will offer you the support you need to develop your career.
Three key entry routes are:
Culinary Traineeships: for young people that are curious about a career as a top chef and would like to learn more.
The Compass Chef Academy: a 15-month programme which offers young people from the ages of 16-24 the opportunity to train and work in some of Compass’ finest workplaces, whilst working towards an Intermediate Apprenticeship in Professional Cookery.
Graduate Development Programme: a two-year journey of personal and professional development with support from your own mentor and a clear start point in your chosen area of business and then a full cycle over two years to learn the entire business and finish back in your chosen area.
Potential Roles at Compass Group
Customer service assistant
Training and development manager
Compass is the 10th largest provider of apprenticeships in the UK
Three million customers are served every day
£4 million is spent every year on developing and helping the Compass team to achieve its full potential
Perks of The Job
The opportunity to work is some of the country’s most iconic venues
Every quarter Compass recognises and celebrates great performance with its ‘Be a Star’ award. This is given to colleagues who display company values in action and go the extra mile to provide a fantastic service to clients and customers
A range of offers and discounts with over 8,000 retailers to add to the benefits package Compass Group provides including gym and holiday discounts, cinema and childcare vouchers, and car and motoring savings