Country: Cook Islands
Position: Chef de Partie
Salary: Dependent on experience
Private Island Resort � Chef de Partie
The Aitutaki Lagoon Resort & Spa in the Cook Islands has an exciting opening for a hands-on qualified and experienced Chef de Partie in an amazing location.
This is an ideal position for an up and coming Chef de Partie or a talented and experienced Demi chef de partie looking for his/her first Chef de Partie position.
The successful applicant will be experienced in all aspects of the kitchen operation and able to produce a quality cuisine in a remote location. You will report to the Sous Chef and deputise in his/her absence. Ongoing training of the local staff and ability to adapt to life on a small island are a requisite for this challenging, yet rewarding position.
� Preparing, cooking and presenting dishes within your speciality � Managing and training any demi-chef de parties or commis working with you � Helping the sous chef and Head Chef to develop new dishes and menus � Ensuring you and your team have high standards of food hygiene and follow the rules of health and safety � Monitoring portion and waste control to maintain profit margins
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. (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 28, 2016