Chalet Chef and Host Couples needed for the 21/22 Ski Season in The French Alps
Join our Ice and Fire Chalets for an unforgettable Winter season in France as Chalet Chef and Chalet Host Couple.
About the position:
- Company Ice and Fire Chalets
- Function Chalet Chef and Chalet Host Couples
- Location France
- Language English
- Period December 2021 until April 2022
- Salary competitive
- Accommodation Included
- Training Included
- Meal Included
- Health Insurance Included
- Travel Expenses Covered by employer
Ice and Fire are now recruiting for the 2021/22 winter season
Ice and Fire are known for having experienced, confident and professional staff in all our chalets. We hire professional chefs and chalet hosts with front-of-house and Hotel/restaurant experience. Our team are of high standards across our four chalets.
Our chefs are employed for their years of creative experience and great knowledge of ingredients in order to create amazing, tasty dishes. Our chalet hosts should have a proven experience in catering and hospitality industry including housekeeping experience.
We will provide training at the beginning of the season to ensure you make the most of your time in the mountains. Fluent English is required for all roles.
The role runs from December 2021 until the end of April 2022 so you will need to be available to work throughout this period. You need to have an EU Passport and/or the right to work in France i.e., a Carte de Sejour or an EU passport
From cooking and cleaning to food ordering and budgeting/stock control, you will be jointly responsible for the efficient and smooth running of the chalet.
The chalet chef role involves providing a cooked and continental breakfast, homemade afternoon tea and delicious, well presented four course evening meal 5 nights a week. The focus is on restaurant quality cooking and presentation, in a relaxed homely environment.
The successful applicant will have proven professional cooking experience, a food hygiene qualification and experience of menu planning, kitchen cleaning, budgeting and cooking for people with dietary requirements.
Working alongside the chalet chef you will be the life and soul of the chalet, looking after the guests and the property. The word flexibility sums up this role and you might find yourself doing anything from booking ski school to helping children with their boots.
As a chalet host you are responsible for cleaning and tidying the chalet, serving meals, clearing snow and some basic maintenance, responding to guest requests and making your guests feel welcome and happy.
The successful applicant will have relevant cleaning and customer service experience along with plenty of enthusiasm and a professional approach to their work.
*If applying as a Chef and Host Couple one of your couple needs to be a professional Chef and have full restaurant quality cooking experience and the Chalet Host will be required to have experience in the hospitality industry with experience in waitressing, Cleaning , customer service and Dealing with the general public*
Why work for us?
- A highly competitive salary
- Great Package
- Travel to and from home to France
- Comprehensive paid training in resort
- Accommodation provided for the duration of the season
- Opportunity to ski and/snowboard when not working
- Access to a reduced-price lift pass and ski/board equipment hire
- Amazing experience
- 35 hour working week
- Two days off a week
- You are an EU Passport Holder and/or have the legal right to work in France
- Exceptional customer service and attention to detail
- A high level of spoken English
- Any previous experience as chalet staff would be considered a plus
Apply today! If you have an Irish passport, EU passport or the right to work in France we would love to hear from you.
To apply please send an up-to-date copy of your cv to email@example.com. If you are applying for a chef’s position, please also include a suggested menu plan with your application.
Ice and Fire receive a large number of applications for each position which we advertise. We try to respond to each application individually but please note that we are unable to do so in cases where applicants don't meet the minimum requirements above, or don't apply with a cv and menu plan if required.