maintaining long-established relationships with our clients since 1999

The Catering Agency supplies hospitality professionals to hotels, restaurants, industrial contract catering sites, health, education, and event venues throughout the North West.

Our consistent, dynamic, and experienced relief chefs have experience in private dining, fine dining to award winning level, high volume banqueting – weddings, corporate hospitality, and knowledge of nutritional needs in diverse educational environments.

We ensure that all our Temporary Workers have up to date documentation including Food Hygiene & Food Allergen Certification.

The Catering Agency is contactable 7 days a week and our independence offers direct, affordable and flexible workforce management solutions to meet your specific business model.


Temporary Division

  • Short and long term assignment options
  • Flexible invoice payment terms
  • Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service compliant
  • Our chefs are paid weekly via our own payroll¬†
  • Qualification and accreditation checks including valid Basic Food Hygiene Certificate (minimum) requirement and completion of Food Allergen Training
  • Right to live and work in the UK validation
  • Audit traceability


Back of House

  • Fully qualified Chefs up to Head Chef level
  • Head Cook and Assistant Cook
  • Catering Manager
  • Catering/General Assistant
  • Kitchen Porter
  • Night Chef/Cook

Front of House

  • Managerial
  • Waiting Staff
  • Bar Attendant
  • Floor Supervisor
  • Function Co-ordinator
  • Night Porter/Manager

Permanent Division

The Catering Agency can undertake a complete recruitment process to identify and attract the best applicants for your permanent vacancies. We offer a longer term rebate scheme, an attractive option to improve candidate engagement and retention.

We also offer Temporary to Permanent placements benefitting the Employer by engaging a candidate that may not otherwise be available and to co-ordinate their transition of temporary needs to permanent staffing levels.

Client Enquiry

Candidate/Client Enquiry Form
Request Type *

Maximum file size: 67.11MB

Position Available

Position Type *
Confirmation *

Get In Touch

The Catering Agency offers a time saving and budget rewarding package to find suitable candidates for direct employment. We undertake a complete recruitment process to identify and attract the best individuals for your vacancies.

Enquire Now

Cheshire Office

The Cotswolds Office

The Lake District Office

This website uses Cookies to improve your browsing experience and to help with our marketing. You can read more about removing Cookies here: Cookie Policy

I'm fine with this

Online Payment

Take advantage of fast credit card payment facility by completing the forms below

Please select a valid form.