Country: Cook Islands
Position: Head Chef
Salary: Dependent on experience
Private Island Resort – Head Chef
The Aitutaki Lagoon Resort & Spa in the Cook Islands has an exciting opening for a qualified and experienced Head Chef in an amazing location.
This is a hands-on position that would suit a hardworking head chef at the beginning of his/her career with at least two years in this position. You will take ownership of the kitchen to express your creativity and managerial skills.
The successful applicant will be experienced in all aspects of the kitchen operation and able to produce a quality cuisine in a small remote island. A knowledge of menu engineering is a must as is your ability to adapt to life on a small island.
Candidates with current permission to work in the Cook Islands preferred, although others with the right qualifications and skills will be considered. Experience in a comparable isolated location for a private island resort will be an advantage.
We offer a 2 year contract and salary is dependent upon experience.
Couples considered, if your partner also has experience in resorts, e.g. Spa Therapist, Restaurant Manager/Supervisor, Chef. (As an isolated island with a population of around 2000 this position may not be suitable for families with young children, particularly of school age.)
If you have the skills and desire to join our team, please send your resume with a cover letter and contact details of 5 recent referees, who must be people that you have directly reported to e.g. Manager, Supervisor, Director.
Questions: What are your qualifications? When would you be able to start? What is your expected salary?
Listing Date: November 25, 2016