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Chalet Host

Providing a 'home from home' experience - this is the ultimate ski chalet job if you have a passion for cooking.

As a Chalet Host, your responsibilities will include cooking, housekeeping, budgeting and some basic administration, either within a single staffed chalet or as part of a team. This is one of the most popular jobs in the Alps!

If you are a passionate cook and see yourself as a 'Chalet Girl' or 'Chalet Boy' then our Chalet Host role could be for you. You will be responsible for creating and cooking delicious meals for 4 – 20 guests who are staying in our ski chalets. This involves preparing breakfast, fresh homemade afternoon tea and a 4 course evening meal including canapés. You will also be expected from time to time to produce fun lunches for children staying within Esprit Ski chalets.
 
Our overseas chalet staff really make our ski holidays, so as well as the skills related to the role we look for friendly, outgoing, passionate cooks with an eye for detail. You will be a strong communication with exceptional hospitable skills and experience to ensure our guests have a truly wonderful holiday whilst staying in your chalet.

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FAQs

The winter season for the majority of staff spans from end of November to the end of April. Management teams will start earlier in mid-November. We do also offer late start positions for those people who are unable to start until January.
If you are working in one of our kitchens you will need to ensure that you have appropriate indoor non-slip footwear. If you are involved in deliveries which may result in you being outside you will also need to ensure that you have outdoor footwear that has a sole that is suitable for working in winter conditions.
We provide all of our chefs with Whites and trousers, our Kitchen Assistants are provided with tops and trousers as well. If you are working in our chalets, you will need to purchase your own trousers via our approved supplier but all other uniform will be provided for you. You must provide your own footwear.

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