Brockhole on Windermere is undergoing some significant developments, particularly in Brockhole House and especially with our food and dining offer, and we are looking for dedicated people to join our new, enthusiastic and ambitious team to help create an exceptional dining experience at our stunning Lake District Visitor Centre. We have an existing busy main family café, and two great seasonal catering cabins in the gardens.
New for 2018 is the Arts & Crafts inspired restaurant “The Gaddum”, which will be offering high quality afternoon teas, à la carte lunches and evening dining (the latter from May to September).
Working with our Catering Manager and new Head Chef, both with tremendous fine dining experience, this role presents a great opportunity to learn and develop your skills whilst helping the kitchen team create confident British cuisine. More specifically, the day-to-day duties will include:
The kitchen porter might also at times help with basic food preparation such as sandwich making or vegetable preparation as per the chef’s instructions.
Brockhole sits in one of the most stunning locations in the country, and has been developing its historic house, gardens, public offer and staff team to match. If you would like to make a difference and make a contribution to this fantastic location, have the right attitude and experience, matched with a friendly, outgoing and helpful personality and the ability to deliver exceptional quality food and/or service, then we would love to hear from you.
We are committed to equality of opportunity and welcome applicants from all sectors of society. If you are an applicant with disabilities who meets the essential requirements of the job, we will interview you.
To apply for this position, please email your CV and covering letter to: HR.firstname.lastname@example.org
Applications should be made as soon as possible but no later than 4pm on Tuesday 17 April 2018.
Alternatively, you can post it to:
Lake District National Park Authority
Kendal LA9 7RL