Ref: HF 22050

Location: Derwent Bank, Derwentwater, Portinscale, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 5TY

Contract: 39+ hours per week

Hourly Rate: £9.90 - £10.40 

Job brief:

To assist kitchen staff in the preparation of consumable items and to clean all kitchen working areas and equipment.

The role:

  • To assist the Head Chef and Sous Chef in the preparation of all consumable items and to relieve in their absence
  • To prepare vegetables and salads.
  • To assist in the preparation and serving of breakfast 
  • To assist in the preparation of picnic lunches 
  • To maintain standards of food and kitchen hygiene 
  • To maintain standards in food preparation 
  • To clean all kitchen and food preparation areas.
  • To clean all kitchen equipment.
  • To clean outside dustbin areas and to dispose of rubbish in line with House requirements.
  • To help to lift and move heavy equipment.
  • To engage and interact with guests in a way that promotes a warm and friendly atmosphere within the Country House Hotel.

About you:

  • Previous experience in a similar role is not essential but the right attitude is.
  • Be naturally outgoing & sociable.
  • A good team player.
  • Flexibility in working hours, availability at evenings and weekends.
  • Excellent customer service skills.

Company Benefits:

  • Competitive salary, plus equal share of tips paid monthly
  • Pension contributions with Aviva
  • Comprehensive medical benefits package with MediCash
  • Annual familiarization visit at any of our country houses for you and your family (after 3 months)
  • Free on-site car parking
  • Free Uniform provided
  • 28 days holiday inclusive of bank holidays accrued weekly, rising to 33 days after two years (pro rata for part time contract)
  • One paid day each year to volunteer at a charity of your choice
  • Exclusive discounts at several outdoors equipment stores
  • Exclusive discounts on our holidays throughout the world for you, your friends & family (Subject to availability)
  • Free professional training and development courses
  • Cycle to work scheme 
  • Live in accommodation available which includes ALL, 3 meals each day, Free laundry and Wi-Fi (Starting from £190 per month)

About the company:

Here at HF Holidays, we have over 100 years’ experience organising outdoor holidays. We specialise in offering a fantastic range of Walking and Leisure Activities holidays to over 70 destinations all over the world.

We currently employ a team of over 500, who work in our two main offices in Borehamwood and Penrith and across our 17 country houses around the UK, all in National Parks or areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty. 

We have a firm belief in what we do and our Mission is ‘To provide a shared holiday experience, which inspire friendship, fun and an active enjoyment of the great outdoors’
This Mission supports our unique and special culture and our company values - Trusted, Collaborative, Exceptional Experiences, Ownership, Inspiring, Passionate and Fun.

Apply now:

Send your CV to recruitment@hfholidays.co.uk or find out more by visiting our careers pages at https://www.hfholidays.co.uk/vacancies , either way we’d love to hear from you.

You can also call 01768 214530 for more information.

 

Location Country House: Lake District, Keswick (Derwent Bank)
Field Catering
Time Full Time
Date 22 June 2022
Length of Employment Indefinite Period
Contract Employment Contract
Company name HF Holidays
Description

Here at HF Holidays, we have over 100 years’ experience organising outdoor holidays. We specialise in offering a fantastic range of Walking and Leisure Activities holidays and every year over 60,000 guests choose to travel with us to over 70 destinations all over the world.

We currently employ a team of over 500, who work in our two main offices in Elstree and Penrith and across our 17 country houses around the UK, all in National Parks or Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

HF Holidays is a co-operative society owned by its 40,000 members worldwide. Our Mission is to provide shared holiday experiences, which inspire friendship, fun, and an active enjoyment of the great outdoors. We aim to achieve our Mission by applying the following values Trusted, Collaborative, Exceptional Experiences, Ownership, Inspiring, Passionate and Fun