Hand Picked Hotels

Hand Picked Hotels


Position: Breakfast Chef
Job Time: Full-Time
Job Type: Permanent
Place of Work: South West - Ethiopia
Salary: £33,945
Posted date: 1 week ago
Deadline: May, 31/2024 (6 days left)

About the Company

Hand Picked Hotels is a beautiful collection of 21 privately owned, luxury country houses and coastal retreats, each hand-picked for their individuality. Architecturally distinctive and quintessentially British, every hotel boasts an extraordinary location, from Scotland to the Channel Islands, offering breathtaking views, from vast countryside to expansive beaches, to lush woodlands. With every need taken care of, the team at each hotel ensures every guest has a magical experience, encouraging them to return time and time.

Hand Picked Hotels was founded in 2001 by owner and Chairman, Julia Hands MBE. Whilst each hotel is individual, every property fulfills the company values of family, individuality, community, and care, ensuring a hand-picked experience for every guest and employee.

We are currently recruiting for a Breakfast Chef at Bailbrook House Hotel, part of Hand Picked Hotels.

About the Role

Whether it be making an excellent Eggs Benedict or a fabulous Full English, our Breakfast Chefs can create one last magical experience for our guests. You will be reliable, punctual, and used to early morning starts and ideally have experience in a similar hotel

Our Breakfast chefs enjoy being part of a team and love the fact that no day is the same. You will be running a busy section, already be able to cook to a high standard, and have the ability to help impart your knowledge to junior chefs.

About You:

  • To be considered for this role you will have current base knowledge and experience in the kitchen within a quality-driven hotel, restaurant, or hospitality environment.
  • You will be enthusiastic and willing to take on new responsibilities. Adopt a flexible approach to assist in different areas of the kitchen as business and guest needs dictate.
  • You will have the ability to impart your knowledge to the junior members of the team
  • Your finger will be on the pulse of all the latest trends, and have the desire to learn the next big thing
  • Having a high level of emotional intelligence, enables you to be able to anticipate our guest's needs ensuring they receive a Hand Picked experience.
  • It is essential you can demonstrate how you would be able to deliver our guest experience standards at Hand Picked Hotels, which includes the ability to go above and beyond to ensure guests have a high-quality, personalized, and magical experience that they remember, recommend, and return to time and time again.

Company Benefits

Our Benefits include:

  • A competitive salary package of £33,945 per year plus a share of service charge.
  • This is a Full-Time role working 5 days out of 7 including weekends on a rota basis, 40 hours per week, which may vary depending on business needs.
  • Life assurance scheme.
  • Employee Assistance Program to support you with whatever life throws at you.
  • Company Sickness Scheme Benefit.
  • 29 days holiday per year including bank holidays, increasing to 33 days including bank holidays with length of service.
  • Forward career progression, with access to our In-house and external training programs, including apprenticeships up to level 7, which are all supported by our learning and development team.
  • £30 staff stays with Hand Picked Hotels per room Bed & Breakfast & 25% discount on all food & drink. Yes, it’s as good as it sounds! Annual loyalty awards (like afternoon teas and overnight stays)
  • Online retail discount platform offering thousands of savings with high street retailers and restaurants as well as a health and well-being platform.
  • Opportunity to make lifelong friendships and be part of a team that celebrates Diversity and Inclusion.