Cook

We are looking for an individual to join our team at Hurricane Terrace, Silverlake Estate. This is a unique opportunity to help grow our small business into something for our team, homeowners and rental guests to be proud of. This is a perfect role for someone who loves a bit of cooking, likes people and enjoys being part of a small team. We have set up a little offering for our staff members and a colourful, fresh tapas menu for our holiday makers in peak season. We also have a wood burning pizza oven that we operate at the weekends.

Silverlake is situated in a stunning location near Dorchester and sprawls over hundreds of acres, with a whole host of activities for our employees and their families to enjoy.
Location Silverlake Dorset
Reporting to Hospitality Manager
Salary £11.00 p/h + Tips
Hours Monday - Friday 08:30am-15:00pm. Initially a seasonal, fixed-term contract with a possible full-time position thereafter.

Essentially, the perfect candidate will be someone who is super eager to learn, owns confidence and is willing to grow as a person & colleague.

Responsibilities:

  • Working closely alongside the manager to create a limited innovative menu.
  • Managing weekly ordering / stock levels.
  • Dealing with suppliers.
  • Training others to produce dishes.
  • Managing food safety and hygiene levels.

Key Skills:

  • Ability to work under pressure.
  • Communication & Interpersonal skills are crucial.
  • Deliver food to a very high standard.
  • Create new and exciting dishes to meet ever evolving demands.