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Southerness Holiday Park is Visit Scotland 4 stars accredited and situated on a two mile stretch of beach. With breath-taking views over the Solway Firth to Cumbria and just 16 miles from Dumfries, it is a great location. Facilities include a 25m indoor pool, arcade and a Wildlife nature trail on which you may spot Scotland's largest breeding colony of Natterjack toads. Eat, drink & enjoy at 3 locations across the park along with a convenience store and off-licence. Southerness has 115 units for hire and boasts 422 privately owned caravans and lodges.

Head Chef

We are seeking a Head Chef with strong organisational skills to join the team in Southerness, Scotland on a full-time permanent basis. You will be responsible for a team of up to 7 seasonal chefs and 2 kitchen porters and will be overseeing our Coast Bar and Kitchen as well as Legends Diner.

This position is 48 hours across 6 days including evenings/weekends.

Your main responsibilities will include:

  • Leading the kitchen team to deliver menu items in a timely and efficient manner
  • Strict management of waste control
  • Meticulous health & safety standards
  • Ordering in conjunction with Complex Manager
  • Rota and hours management
  • Recruitment and training
  • Driving customer satisfaction levels through excellent food production

A successful person will have:

  • Exceptional organisational skills
  • Previous experience of working in a fast paced, high volume kitchen
  • Experience in stock take & budget control
  • Excellent people-management and communication skills
  • Experience of managing a team

What can we offer you?

  • Competitive rates of pay
  • Discretionary bonus packages
  • Fantastic team environment
  • 25% discount on holidays for yourself, friends and family
  • Stand-by breaks available at a discounted rate
  • Full uniform provided where necessary
  • Full training

To start Creating Amazing Memories with us, apply now!

Apply to advert 3252515

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