Darwin Escapes

Darwin Escapes Penrith, Cumbria, UK
14 Aug, 2018
Permanent
https://www.darwinescapes.co.uk/careers/job/general-hot-tubs-assistant-penrith-thw05/ Key Responsibilities Assist with the hot tubs and general maintenance. Ground works, mowing, weeding etc Keep all park grounds, bins, public areas free of debris. Carrying out any routine grounds or maintenance work required Maintain and update all plant and equipment schedules. Assist with the general maintenance of park buildings Actively promote the park and it’s facilities. General Hot Tubs Assistant required at Thanet Well Holiday Park. Join our small team at our beautiful location in the Lake District, close to Penrith. The successful candidate will work within the Grounds and Maintenance team, and will assist with various day to day duties. This will include working within the Grounds team to ensure the presentation of the park, cutting grass and maintaining greenery and pathways as well as working within the maintenance team to ensure the upkeep of the park, buildings and guest accommodation. This will include carrying out routine works such as painting and undertaking any repairs alongside any other renovation projects. You will also help within the Hot Tubs team to carry out full clean downs on changeover days, and conduct accurate water testing where necessary. This is a permanent position, to work full time variable hours, including weekends and bank holidays. This role is ideal for candidates searching for grounds and maintenance jobs within a commutable distance of Penrith What experience you will need Previous similar experience preferred. Previous hot tub training an advantage, but not essential. What skills you will need Driving licence essential to be able to drive around the park Excellent customer service skills are key. Great team work skills. Ability to work well and efficiently independently. Positive attitude with a willingness to learn. What we offer Darwin Academy job specific training, to include customer service, COSHH, health & safety, manual handling, etc. Hourly rate of pay. Full uniform. Discount in company restaurants and facilities.
Darwin Escapes Cheddar, Somerset, UK
14 Aug, 2018
Permanent
https://www.darwinescapes.co.uk/careers/job/bar-waiting-assistant-cheddar-cw63/ Key Responsibilities Prompt and efficient serving of food and beverages Accurate and efficient stock rotation of merchandise on shelves and in chillers Accurate cash handling, using EPOS system Ensure the cleanliness and presentation of the bar and restaurant areas is always maintained to a five star standard Prompt glass collection and resetting of tables A vacancy has arisen for a Bar and Waiting On Assistant at our beautiful 5 Star Resort, Cheddar Woods Resort and Spa. Set within stunning Somerset countryside, and home to a friendly Front of House team, this is an ideal position for anyone looking to further their career within hospitality The successful candidate will work within a small Bar and Restaurant team and be responsible for all food and beverage service in line with the company’s high standards. This is a permanent position working variable hours. This includes evenings, weekends and bank holidays. Flexible availability is essential to the role as hours are to work some week days and both weekend days. This role is ideal for candidates searching for Bar and Waiting On jobs within a commutable distance of Cheddar. What experience you will need Previous experience within a similar environment is preferred What skills you will need Excellent Customer Care to ensure high standards Driving licence and ability to drive is advantageous to enable you to get to the park Strong communication skills What we offer Darwin Academy e-learning to include food hygiene, COSHH, health & safety, manual handling, etc Hourly rate of pay Uniform Discount in company restaurants and facilities
Darwin Escapes Axminster, Devon, UK
14 Aug, 2018
Seasonal
https://www.darwinescapes.co.uk/careers/job/laundry-delivery-assistant-axminster-hc26/ Key Responsibilities Collecting pre-prepared dirty linen boxes from lodges and delivering them promptly to laundry for cleaning Distributing pre-prepared clean linen boxes around the park to all guest accommodation. Using park buggies to transport large or bulky items around the park where required. Assisting with the Housekeeping team where required. Promptly reporting any lost and found property. A position has become available within the Housekeeping department for a Laundry Delivery Assistant to join our team at Hawkchurch Resort and Spa. This is an excellent opportunity to join the friendly team at this five star, popular resort in Devon. The successful candidate will work with the Housekeeping Manager and team to ensure all guest accommodation is up to the five star standards our guests expect. You will do this by ensuring all dirty linen boxes are replaced with clean ones in all accommodation, assisting the team by delivering various large or bulky items, objects and cleaning supplies around the park and provide support to the team as required. Due to the extensive use of park buggies within this role, a full UK driving licence is essential This is a seasonal position until January 2019, and will be to work part time variable hours. These hours will be mainly around our check in days; Monday and Friday, however some weekend and bank holiday work is included so flexibility is required The Laundry Delivery Assistant position is ideal for anyone searching for jobs within Housekeeping in Axminster or the surrounding areas. What experience you will need Similar previous experience within a Housekeeping department is an advantage but not essential What skills you will need A good level of physical fitness is essential to the role due to the requirements of lifting and transporting heavy objects Positive attitude towards work with a desire to help out where needed. Strong communication skills. Ability to manage own time and work well independently and in a team. Good customer service skills. Due to the extensive use of park buggies, a full UK driving licence is essential. What we offer Hourly rate of pay Great discount in a range of company restaurants and facilities. Uniform is provided. Role specific training through Darwin Academy, such as customer service, health and safety and manual handling.
Darwin Escapes Axminster, Devon, UK
14 Aug, 2018
Permanent
https://www.darwinescapes.co.uk/careers/job/grounds-and-maintenance-assistant-axminster-hc25/ Key Responsibilities Carry out grass cutting, Strimming, edging, turfing to a five star standard. Actively promote the park and it’s facilities. Keep all park grounds, bins, public areas free of debris. Carry out any required maintenance work . Maintain and update all plant and equipment schedules. Safe use and storage of chemicals. Hawkchurch Resort and Spa have a position for a Grounds and Maintenance Assistant to join the team at the five star resort in Axminster. You will ideally have some previous experience in this area, including grass cutting and strimming, painting and general project work. You will work as part of the team to ensure the high standard of maintenance on the park’s grounds, buildings and rental accommodation. This is a permanent position to work full time, variable hours. This will include weekends and bank holidays. This position is ideal for anyone searching for maintenance or groundwork roles within a commutable distance of Axminster. What experience you will need Previous experience preferred. What skills you will need Driving licence is essential, you be required to use the buggies at park Excellent customer service skills. Strong communication skills. Positive attitude with a willingness to learn. What we offer Darwin Academy job specific training, to include customer service, COSHH, health & safety, manual handling, etc. Hourly rate of pay. Full uniform. Discount in company restaurants and facilities.
Darwin Escapes Talacre, Holywell, UK
14 Aug, 2018
Permanent
https://www.darwinescapes.co.uk/careers/job/front-of-house-manager-talacre-tb71/ Key Responsibilities Ensuring efficient and smooth service of all food and beverages in the restaurant and bar areas. Provide effective management to ensure the smooth operation of the bar and restaurant areas . Carry out the Duty Manager role as required. Ensure accurate cash handling using Epos Systems. Ensure accurate stock rotation of merchandise on shelves and in fridges. Manage and motivate the team effectively to ensure five star customer service is always given. Complete any initial, ongoing and constructive training with members of the team where necessary. An excellent opportunity has become available for a Front of House Manager to join the team at Talacre Beach Holiday Home Park, close to Prestatyn in North Wales. We are looking for someone who is enthusiastic and experienced in motivating a team to join us at Talacre Beach for this rewarding and exciting role. You will work with the Complex Manager to ensure the smooth operation of the food and beverage department including managing the team, ensuring great levels of customer service and ensuring all food and drink is of the highest standard. This is an internal position only. This is a permanent position to work variable hours including evenings, weekends and bank holidays. This position is ideal for anyone searching for hospitality management jobs within a commutable distance of Prestatyn What experience you will need You will have previous experience in a similar environment. What skills you will need Excellent customer care skills to ensure high standards. Driving licence and ability to drive is advantageous to enable you to get to the park. Strong communication skills. Positive and upbeat attitude. What we offer Darwin Academy job specific training, to include food hygiene, COSHH, health & safety, manual handling, etc. Good salary. Uniform. Discount in company restaurants and facilities.
Darwin Escapes Hawkchurch, Axminster EX13 5UL, UK
13 Aug, 2018
Permanent
https://www.darwinescapes.co.uk/careers/job/kitchen-porter-axminster-hc24/ Key Responsibilities Consistent and prompt preparation and food service Efficient and correct stock rotation Ensure the cleanliness of all work areas Provision of correct portion sizes and control of all waste Comply with all food hygiene regulations A Kitchen Porter is required to join us at the stunning Hawkchurch Resort and Spa. A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a key role to join our busy team at our five star venue in Axminster. We are looking for someone who will work together with the kitchen team to be responsible for all aspects of kitchen preparation and procedure, portion control and waste management, and will perform consistently in line with the company’s high standards. This is an excellent opportunity for anyone interested in a career in catering to learn new skills and gain valuable experience alongside our talented team. Darwin Escapes would like an ambitious and motivated individual who is looking for a long term role, in which to learn and develop new skills. This is a full time, permanent role to work variable hours including evenings, weekends and bank holidays. This role is ideal for candidates searching for kitchen jobs within a commutable distance of Axminster. What experience you will need Similar previous experience is desired What skills you will need Catering qualifications and level 3 food safety is desirable Strong communication skills Driving licence and ability to drive is advantageous Positive attitude with willingness to learn What we offer Darwin Academy job specific training, to include food hygiene, COSHH, health & safety, manual handling, etc Hourly rate of pay Full uniform provided Discount in company restaurants and facilities
Darwin Escapes Bewaldeth, Cockermouth CA13 9SY, UK
13 Aug, 2018
Permanent
https://www.darwinescapes.co.uk/careers/job/commis-chef-keswick-kr44/ Key Responsibilities Ensure the consistent and prompt preparation and food service. Efficient and accurate stock rotation. Cleanliness of all work areas maintained at all times. Provision of correct portion sizes and control of all waste. Comply with all food hygiene regulations. A position has become available for a Commis Chef to join the team at the Copper Fells restaurant in our five star Lake District resort, Keswick Reach Lodge Retreat. This is an ideal position for anyone looking to learn new catering skills amongst our experienced team. You will work alongside our chefs to assist in food preparation, kitchen cleanliness and food presentation. This is a permanent position to work full time, variable hours. This will include evenings, weekends and bank holidays. Our Commis Chef position is ideal for anyone looking for kitchen jobs within a commutable distance of Keswick What experience you will need Previous experience in a kitchen environment would be an advantage. What skills you will need Catering qualifications and level 3 food safety are desirable. Driving licence and ability to drive is advantageous. Strong communication skills. Positive attitude with willingness to learn. What we offer Darwin Academy job specific training, to include food hygiene, COSHH, health & safety, manual handling, etc. Hourly rate of pay. Uniform. Discount in company restaurants and facilities.
Darwin Escapes Wootton Bridge, Ryde PO33 4JT, UK
13 Aug, 2018
Permanent
https://www.darwinescapes.co.uk/careers/job/grounds-maintenance-manager-ryde-wsb36/ Key Responsibilities Be responsible for the day to day running of the grounds and maintenance team Ensure the continued maintenance of all buildings, testing and repairs of hot tubs, lodges and services Ensure and provide maintenance support for all the park buildings and grounds. Maintain the highest standards with due regard to budgetary control Carry out grass cutting, strimming, edging, turfing to a five star standard. Actively promote the park and it’s facilities. Keep all park grounds, bins, public areas free of debris. Gardens to be weeded, sprayed, watered and properly slated and barked. Maintain and update all plant and equipment schedules. Ensure any maintenance jobs issued are dealt with promptly. A position has become available for a Grounds and Maintenance Manager to join the team at Woodside Bay Lodge Retreat, near Ryde on the Isle of Wight. This is an interesting an varied position, perfect for someone with similar previous experience looking to further their career in Grounds and Maintenance. Day to day responsibilities will include completing staff rotas and training, updating equipment and maintenance schedules, completing maintenance job requests and ensuring routine grounds and maintenance work is carried out to a high standard. This is a permanent position to work full time, variable hours. This will include weekends and bank holidays. The Grounds and Maintenance Manager role is ideal for anyone searching for Grounds positions within a commutable distance of Ryde. What experience you will need Previous experience preferred. Previous Grounds and maintenance roles an advantage. What skills you will need Excellent customer service skills. Good communication skills. Positive attitude with a willingness to learn. Driving licence is essential. What we offer Darwin Academy job specific training, to include COSHH, health & safety and manual handling among various others. Salary pay. Full uniform provided. Discount in various company restaurants and facilities.
Darwin Escapes Wootton Bridge, Ryde PO33 4JT, UK
13 Aug, 2018
Permanent
https://www.darwinescapes.co.uk/careers/job/grounds-supervisor-wootton-bridge-wsb35/ Key Responsibilities Supervise the team to carry out routine grounds maintenance such as grass cutting, edging and weeding Actively promote the park and it’s facilities to our guests Keep all park grounds, bins, public areas free clear and presentable Liaise with HODs and outside contractors Maintain and update all plant and equipment schedules as required Ensure the safe use and storage of all chemicals at all times A Grounds Supervisor is required at our five star Woodside Bay Lodge Retreat. Grab this fantastic opportunity to join our busy team at our beautiful location on the Isle of Wight. Woodside Bay has beautifully landscaped grounds. You will work at the forefront of this team to maintain the grounds on a daily basis, carry out cutting, strimming, edging and turfing where necessary and plan and adhere to grounds maintenance schedules. This is a full time, permanent role which will include weekend and bank holiday working hours. This role is ideal for candidates searching for Grounds Supervisor jobs within a commutable distance of Wooton Bridge. What experience you will need Previous experience preferred. What skills you will need Excellent customer service skills. Strong communication skills. Positive attitude to work. Driving licence is essential. Drive to learn new skills What we offer Darwin Academy, job specific training which will include e-learning modules such as customer service, COSHH, health & safety, manual handling, etc. Good salary. Full uniform. Discount in company owned restaurants and facilities.
Darwin Escapes Kilnwick Percy, York YO42 1UF, UK
13 Aug, 2018
Permanent
https://www.darwinescapes.co.uk/careers/job/food-beverage-supervisor-pocklington-kp33/ Key Responsibilities Ensuring the service of food and beverages is prompt and efficient Working with the Food and Beverage Manager to ensure the smooth and effective operation of the department Work with the Food and Beverage Manager to ensure the motivation and training of the team is always high Ensuring the cleanliness and presentation of all areas is to a high standard Ensuring the accurate and effcient rotation of merchandise on shelves and fridges Covering the position of Food and Beverage Manager during holidays and sickness etc Ensuring the set up, presentation and smooth running of events and functions Liaising with events organisers and outside contractors where necessary A Food and Beverage Supervisor is required at the stunning KP Club resort. A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a key role to join our busy team at our beautiful location in Pocklington, near York. The successful candidate will work closely with the Food and Beverage Manager to assist in the day to day running of the bar and restaurant. Responsibilities will include assisting with staff training, motivation and management, stock inventory and ordering and overseeing various events and service. We are looking for a friendly and enthusiastic Food and Beverage Supervisor with high expectations to help lead a team to deliver a high quality service in the department and create lasting memories for our guests. This is a full time, permanent role to work variable hours including evenings, weekends and bank holidays. This role is ideal for candidates searching for Bar and Restaurant jobs within a commutable distance of Pocklington, York What experience you will need Similar previous experience in a supervisory bar or restaurant role is desired What skills you will need Excellent customer care to ensure high standards are met Strong communication skills through a range of methods such as over email and face to face Positive attitude with willingness to learn new skills Driving licence and ability to drive is advantageous to enable you to get to the park A keen eye for details is key A good level of organisation is essential What we offer Darwin Academy training to include modules such as food hygiene, COSHH, health & safety, manual handling, etc Good hourly rate of pay Uniform is provided You will benefit from discounts in Darwin Escapes restaurants and facilitie
Darwin Escapes Newquay, Cornwall, UK
13 Aug, 2018
Permanent
https://www.darwinescapes.co.uk/careers/job/food-beverage-supervisor-newquay-pm29/ Key Responsibilities Supervising the Front of House team to ensure high standards are maintained at all times. Ensuring the service of food and beverages promptly and efficiently. Prompt glass collecting and resetting of tables. Ensure the cleanliness and presentation of all bar and restaurant areas at all times. Accurate cash handling, using Epos Systems. Stock rotation of merchandise on shelves and in fridges. Food and Beverage Supervisor required at Piran Meadows Resort and Spa, to join our team at our recently re-developed five star park in Newquay. The successful candidate will work with our friendly Food and Beverage Manager to help supervise the front of house team, and be responsible for all food and beverage service in line with the company’s high standards. This will include deputising for the Food and Beverage Manager where required, assisting with staff training, management and motivation and stock ordering. This is a permanent position to work full time, variable hours. This will include evenings, weekends and bank holidays This role is ideal for candidates searching for bar jobs within a commutable distance of Whitecross in Newquay What experience you will need You will have similar previous experience in a supervisor role. What skills you will need Excellent level of customer care to ensure high standards are met. Driving licence and ability to drive is advantageous to enable you to get to the park. Strong communication skills through a number of mediums, including on the phone and face to face. Positive attitude with willingness to learn. Good level of organisation. What we offer Darwin Academy job specific training, to include food hygiene, health & safety, manual handling, etc. Hourly rate of pay. Uniform provided Generous discount in company restaurants and facilities.
Darwin Escapes Cheddar, Somerset, UK
13 Aug, 2018
Seasonal
https://www.darwinescapes.co.uk/careers/job/full-time-lifeguard-cheddar-cw62/ Key Responsibilities Continuous observation of swimmers and spectators. Frequent checking of all areas, and action as necessary to maintain hygiene, cleanliness and safety. Check plant and carry out pool water tests. Check and record all guest passes. Advise guests on current activity programmes. Record any accidents and administer first aid, as required. A Lifeguard position has become available within the Leisure team at Cheddar Woods Resort and Spa. Join our friendly team at our beautiful five star location, close to the Cheddar Gorge in Somerset. While staying with us in our lodges, guests have access to the leisure pool and a range of our ‘Go Active’ activities. The successful candidate will work with the Leisure Manager to ensure the safe and effective operation of the leisure and pool complex, in line with the company’s high standards. The successful candidate will be required to provide an enhanced disclosure check, the cost of which will be met by Darwin. This is a seasonal position to work variable hours including weekends and bank holidays This role is ideal for candidates searching for Lifeguard and Leisure positions within a commutable distance of Cheddar.     What experience you will need You will have similar previous experience. What skills you will need Current lifeguard qualification is essential. Driving licence and ability to drive is advantageous to enable you to get to the park. Strong communication skills. Positive attitude with willingness to learn. Current Pool Plant qualification is an advantage Current First Aid certificate is preferred. What we offer Darwin Academy job specific training, to include COSHH, health & safety, manual handling, etc. Hourly rate of pay. Full uniform. Discount in company restaurants and facilities.
Darwin Escapes Aberconwy Resort & Spa, Conwy, UK
10 Aug, 2018
Permanent
https://www.darwinescapes.co.uk/careers/job/part-time-security-person-conwy-ac14/ Key Responsibilities Work as part of a team to be responsible for the security of the park. Take responsibility for personnel, property, buildings and accommodation while on shift. Patrolling the perimeter of the park throughout the night. Checking the show ground caravans are secure and all items are in good repair and present. Security of all park buildings, including guest accommodation and company buildings. Aberconwy Resort and Spa have a vacancy available for a Part Time Security Person to join their team to work weekend evenings and nights. Our five star Aberconwy resort is located in stunning North Wales countryside and is home to many luxury facilities such as a gym, pool and spa. The successful candidate will work within the Security team to ensure the safety and security of the park buildings, accommodation, staff and guests at all times. You will also be the first port of call for any enquiries, so a good level of customer service is key. This is a permanent position to work part time hours. This will be predominantly weekend evenings and nights, however some weekday cover may be required This role is ideal for anyone looking for part time security roles within the Conwy area What experience you will need Similar previous experience is an advantage. What skills you will need Current SIA licence is a compulsory requirement. Excellent customer service skills to ensure high standards. Driving licence is essential due to the use of park vehicles. Strong communication skills both written and verbal,, and ability to fill in comprehensive and clear shift reports. Positive attitude towards work and learning new skills. What we offer Darwin Academy training specific to job role, including customer service and manual handling. Hourly rate of pay. Uniform is provided. Discount in company restaurants and facilities.
Darwin Escapes Poole, Dorset, UK
10 Aug, 2018
Permanent
https://www.darwinescapes.co.uk/careers/job/housekeeping-supervisor-wareham-wf10/ Key Responsibilities Ensure the cleanliness and presentation of all rental fleet and company premises are kept to the highest standard. Cleaning of all windows on the park, inside and outside. Checking inventories and replenishing as required. Ensure various laundry services are provided. Ensure the team are promptly reporting any lost and found property. Completing staff rotas and training for the Housekeeping department. Managing the motivation and any issues within the team. A position has become available for a Housekeeping Supervisor to join our team at Wareham Forest Lodge Retreat. This five star resort has recently been refurbished to the highest standards. We are looking for someone who has previous experience in leading a small team to achieve the highest standards in their work. This will include overseeing the Housekeeping team to ensure prompt turnarounds of accommodation and the five star presentation of lodges and buildings. This is a permanent, full time position to work variable hours including weekends and bank holidays This park is located between Poole and Wareham, and so is a great central location for anyone looking for Housekeeping positions in these areas.   What experience you will need Previous experience in a similar role is desired. What skills you will need Excellent customer care standards are essential. Full UK driving licence is essential due to the use of park vehicles to carry out tasks. Strong communication skills through a number of mediums such as over email and face to face. Positive attitude with willingness to learn. What we offer Training provided including job specific Darwin Academy training such as manual handling and COSHH. Uniform provided. Generous discount in company restaurants and facilities.
Darwin Escapes Conwy, UK
10 Aug, 2018
Permanent
https://www.darwinescapes.co.uk/careers/job/part-time-receptionist-aberconwy-ac13/ Key Responsibilities Manage all telephone enquiries promptly and courteously Greet park guests and offer refreshments where appropriate Handle customer questions and complaints in an expedient mannor Help with booking for holidays, restaurant reservations and activity bookings Make sure tourist information on park is relevant and in date Distribute accommodation keys and general information to guests when they arrive Part Time Receptionist required to join the team at our stunning five star park; Aberconwy Resort and Spa in Conwy. This busy reception area is the first point of call for guests and members of staff on park, leading to busy but interesting days. The successful candidate will work within the team to ensure the smooth running of the department, including handling guest enquiries, assisting with holiday, activity and restaurant bookings and issuing accommodation to guests. This is a permanent, part time position to work variable hours including some evenings, weekends and bank holidays This role is ideal for anyone searching for reception jobs within a commutable distance of Conwy. What experience you will need Similar previous experience is desired What skills you will need Excellent Customer Care to ensure high standards Strong communication skills Positive attitude with willingness to learn Driving licence and ability to drive is advantageous to enable you to get to the park What we offer Darwin Academy job specific training, to include Customer service, food hygiene, COSHH, health & safety, manual handling, etc Hourly rate of pay Full uniform Discount in company restaurants and facilities
Darwin Escapes Rhyl, UK
10 Aug, 2018
Seasonal
https://www.darwinescapes.co.uk/careers/job/entertainer-rhyl-np29/ Key Responsibilities Assist with planning, co-ordinating and delivery of the entertainments programmes for both adults and children. Provide age appropriate, safe and creative activities and put on events that will maintain varied interests. Ensure all outlets are merchandised correctly and fully stocked. Assist with the set up of stage and entertainments areas in advance of performance or activity, ensuring all equipment is in a safe working order. Ensure props and equipment from all activities and shows are cleared away promptly and safely. Comply with all health and safety regulations at all times. Entertainer required to join our friendly team at New Pines Holiday Park near Rhyl Working within a small entertainments team, you will assist with planning, co-ordinating and delivering a varied adult and children’s Entertainment programme, in line with the company’s high standards. You will also assist the Group’s ‘Charlie Bear’ to interact with park guests both when they arrive at the park, and at his various scheduled meetings throughout their stay. Accommodation may be available if needed This is a seasonal position to work variable hours including evenings, weekends and bank holidays This role is ideal for candidates searching for Entertainer jobs within a commutable distance of Chester. What experience you will need Similar previous experience is an advantage but not essential. What skills you will need A stage skill such as performing, singing, acting or dancing is essential. Good ability to engage with all ages and provide interesting activities such as organising children’s party dances, games, etc. Driving licence and ability to drive is advantageous to enable flexibility in availability. Good communication skills. Positive attitude with willingness to learn new skills. What we offer Darwin Academy job specific training, to include customer service, COSHH, health & safety, manual handling, etc. Hourly rate of pay. Entertainment uniform provided. Discount in company owned restaurants and facilities.
Darwin Escapes Cheddar, UK
10 Aug, 2018
Permanent
https://www.darwinescapes.co.uk/careers/job/sous-chef-cheddar-cw52/ Key Responsibilities Consistent and prompt preparation and food service. Stock ordering and stock rotation. Cleanliness of all work areas. Ensure published menus and specials boards have correct selling prices. Provision of correct portion sizes and control of all waste. Comply with all food hygiene regulations. A Sous Chef position has become available at Cheddar Woods Resort and Spa, in Somerset. This is a fantastic opportunity for a key member to join the team at this beautiful five star resort. We are looking for a driven and dedicated Sous Chef to help maintain the high standards we have achieved at Cheddar Woods, and work alongside the Head Chef in all aspects of the kitchen and the kitchen team. This includes the motivation and management of the team, ensuring portion control and waste are managed effectively and cleanliness and presentation are of the highest standards at all times. The Levels restaurant is situated within a modern leisure complex on the Cheddar Woods site, and offers an extensive and varied menu. This is an excellent opportunity for a proven Chef de Partie to take the next step in their career, or a Sous Chef looking for their next challenge. This is a permanent, full time position to work variable hours. This will include evenings, weekends and bank holidays. This role is perfect for candidates searching for Chef positions within Somerset.     What experience you will need You will have similar previous experience. What skills you will need Catering qualifications and level 3 food safety is desirable. Driving licence and ability to drive is advantageous. Strong communication skills. Positive attitude with willingness to learn. What we offer Darwin Academy job specific training, to include food hygiene, COSHH, health & safety, manual handling, etc. Good salary Uniform. Discount in company restaurants and facilities.
Darwin Escapes Swanage, UK
09 Aug, 2018
Permanent
https://www.darwinescapes.co.uk/careers/job/customer-services-supervisor-swanage-sbv23/ Key Responsibilities Oversee any special requests and stays on park. Handle all telephone and personal enquiries courteously and promptly. Meet and greet all park guests, with the provision of refreshments when required. Deal with all customer queries and complaints immediately and courteously. Updating and dealing with Trip Advisor. Ensure the accurate cash handling of Reception. Assist with holiday and restaurant bookings. Deal with the owners and the rental guests Oversee the Housekeeping team and responsibilities. Completing rotas and overseeing staffing for Reception and Housekeeping. An exciting new position has become available for a Customer Services Supervisor to join the team at Swanage Bay View Holiday Park, located on the Jurassic Coast. This position will be to oversee both the Reception and Housekeeping teams, ensuring our high standards are maintained across both. This will include completing staff rotas for both teams, completing initial and ongoing training with the team, handling guest queries and feedback and completing banking duties. This is a permanent position to work full time, variable hours. This will include weekends and bank holidays. This position is ideal for anyone searching for Customer Service jobs within Swanage What experience you will need Similar previous experience is desired. What skills you will need Excellent Customer Care to ensure high standards are maintained. Driving licence and ability to drive is advantageous to enable you to get to the park. Strong communication skills. Positive attitude with willingness to learn. Ability to maintain good customer service in high pressure situations. Good organisational skills. What we offer Darwin Academy job specific training, to include Customer service, food hygiene, COSHH, health & safety, manual handling, etc. Good rate of pay Discount in various company restaurants and facilities.
Darwin Escapes Bassenthwaite Lake, Keswick, UK
07 Aug, 2018
Permanent
https://www.darwinescapes.co.uk/careers/job/grounds-and-maintenance-supervisor-keswick-kr43/ Key Responsibilities Ensure that all grounds work is carried out to the required standard, such as grass and garden maintenance. Actively promote the park and it’s facilities to all guests where required. Keep all park grounds, bins, public areas free of debris. Ensure any required maintenance or project work is carried out in a timely manner and to a high standard. Maintain and update all plant and equipment schedules. Ensure the safe use and storage of chemicals among the team. Ensure the motivation and maintenance of the team in the absence of the Grounds and Maintenance Manager. On call hours will be required for this role. This is on a 6 week rota therefore flexibility to working hours will be required. A position for a Grounds and Maintenance Supervisor has become available at the stunning Keswick Reach Lodge Retreat, set within the Lake District countryside near Keswick. This is a varied and fulfilling position that will allow the successful candidate to work within our friendly team at this beautiful resort. You will work within the team to maintain the grounds, gardens and buildings on the park, as well as tending to guest accommodation and ensuring our five star standards are present throughout the park. This is a fantastic opportunity for anyone looking to take their Grounds and Maintenance career further and looking to learn new skills from our experienced Grounds and Maintenance Manager. This is a permanent position to work full time, variable hours including weekends, bank holidays and some on call hours. Flexibility of working hours will be required This role is ideal for anyone searching for Grounds and Maintenance positions within a commutable distance of Keswick.   What experience you will need Some previous experience in a similar role is an advantage. Some previous experience with supervising a team is desired. What skills you will need Good customer service skills will be required due to customer interaction. Strong communication skills via emails, face to face and over the phone. Positive attitude with a willingness to learn new skills. A full UK driving licence is essential to the role due to the use of park vehicles. What we offer Job specific training, including Darwin Academy modules such as COSHH and manual handling. Hourly pay. A full uniform will be provided. Discount is given in various company owned restaurants and facilities. Accommodation may be available if required.
Darwin Escapes Bassenthwaite Lake, Keswick, UK
31 Jul, 2018
Permanent
https://www.darwinescapes.co.uk/careers/job/full-time-receptionist-keswick-reach-kr42/ Key Responsibilities Handle all telephone and personal enquiries courteously and promptly. Meet and greet all park guests, with the provision of refreshments when required. Deal with all customer queries and complaints immediately and courteously. Cash handling. Assist in the preparation of Costa drinks, as required. Assist with holiday, restaurant and activity bookings. Ensure all park tourist information is up to date and relevant. Issue of accommodation keys and information to guests on arrival. Full Time Receptionist required at Keswick Reach lodge Retreat , to join our small team at our busy five star park in the Lake District. The reception area is based within the main complex and is the hub for all departments on park. You will work as part of a small team to assist in the day to day running of the reception area in line with the company’s high standards. This will include greeting park guests and handling queries. This is a permanent position to work full time, variable hours. This will include weekends and bank holidays. This role is ideal for candidates searching for Admin and Reception jobs within a commutable distance of Keswick   What experience you will need You will have similar previous experience. What skills you will need Excellent Customer Care to ensure high standards. Driving licence and ability to drive is advantageous to enable you to get to the park. Strong communication skills. Positive attitude with willingness to learn. What we offer Darwin Academy job specific training, to include Customer service, food hygiene, COSHH, health & safety, manual handling, etc. Hourly rate of pay. Uniform. Discount in company restaurants and facilities.