Chalet Team roles
Our Chalet Teams use initiative, flexibility and excellent customer service skills to manage the day to day running of the resort chalets and to provide the interface between our guests and the Company. Working as ambassadors for Family Ski Company the Chalet Team are responsible for the smooth running and ownership of their prestige chalets to the standards that Family Ski require.
Each member of the Chalet Team will have a primary role in the team; either Chalet Cook, Chalet Host or Chalet Cook/Host. We expect all Chalet Team members to be flexible and adaptable and to be able to undertake the duties of all Chalet Team roles when required.
As a Chalet Cook you will have a passion for cooking and food presentation and the confidence to cook for up to 8 adults. Working in a team alongside a Chalet Host to run and manage the day to day operational management of your prestige chalet, Cooks prepare all meals for our guests and join adults to host the evening meal. Other duties include providing breakfast, home baked afternoon tea, children’s food, daily cleaning of the kitchen and stock control.
Hosts are outgoing individuals who take great pride in their personal appearance and presentation of their property, possess exceptional communication skills and genuinely enjoy looking after and entertaining people in a homely environment with a sense of personal pride and ownership. You will have a passion for top level service with a good eye for detail as well as a warm demeanour and a welcoming smile! Working in a team alongside a Chalet Cook you will lead on chalet cleanliness as well as assisting the Chalet Cook in providing breakfast and preparing food.
Chalet Cook/ Host
Cook/Hosts are outgoing individuals who enjoy the independence and responsibility of looking after guests in one of our smaller chalets. The role involves hosting and cooking for one or two families, including daily cleaning, basic property maintenance and stock control whilst also having a passion for cooking and entertaining in a homely family environment.
Our Chalet couples apply to run one of our prestige chalets as a team. You will be either a couple or close friends who will support each other to fulfill all the cook and host tasks that are required to run one of our prestige chalets
Who we are looking for:
We look for hard-working and dedicated professional people who take great pride in their work and who have a strong work and team ethic.
Experience of employment in high quality hospitality venues and/ or attendance at a cookery or chalet course is preferred. Above all a passion for cooking, hosting and entertaining is essential.
Excellent customer service skills are a must.
We are interested in applicants who are energetic and positive and are able to share their life experiences with guests.
It is required that you hold a UK National Insurance number, UK bank account, and an EU passport.
Due to the nature of our business all employees must hold a recent DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service) enhanced disclosure and certificate – we can assist with this processes.
What we provide:
Family Ski Company provide their resort teams with an excellent employment package
We offer a very competitive wage as well as:
- Transport to and from the UK at the beginning and at the end of the season.
- A full season lift pass
- Insurance that covers skiing accidents and emergency medical cover
- Ski equipment for the full season
- Accommodation and all food.
- Unrivalled Ski time. (This is due to our staggered shift pattern)
We have an excellent reputation in the industry for treating our teams very well and with great respect