Ref: HF 22019

Location: Peveril of the Peak, Thorpe, Dovedale, Ashbourne, Derbyshire, DE6 2AW

Contract: Permanent - 48 hours per week

Salary: £25,350 – £27,350

Maximum 80 Covers | 9pm Finishes | Pre orders each evening 

Job brief:

You’ll be responsible for helping the Head Chef to create nutritious and exciting menus that reflect the local produce and specialities of the region and enhance every dining experience of all our guests. You’ll have catering experience at a similar level and possess a genuine passion for food, teamwork and be ready to take the next step in your career.

The role:

  • Working with fresh ingredients to create simple, tasty yet imaginative dishes
  • Provide solid support to the Head Chef, taking ownership of managing the team on days off and annual leave
  • Maintaining the standard and style of cooking set by the Head Chef
  • Ordering and stock take duties
  • Live our values and role model high standards to junior members of the team, mentoring and training where necessary
  • Engage with our guests in a warm and friendly way

About you:

  • Experience in a similar role
  • Experience at supervisory level in busy professional kitchens
  • A genuine passion and interest for food and cooking with fresh, seasonal ingredients
  • A mature approach to food preparation, health and safety and allergens awareness

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 bills, 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: Peak District, Dovedale (Peveril of the Peak)
Field Catering
Live in
Time Full Time
Date 05 August 2022
Start Date 21 March 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