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Coopers Beach

Coopers Beach Holiday Park on Mersea Island is the place to be. 

Holidaymakers can enjoy traditional seaside activities nearby such as crabbing or taking a walk to see views of the Blackwater Estuary and spot the migrating birds. With direct beach access from the park, Coopers Beach also has boat launching facility for those who want to take to the seas!

At Coopers Beach, there's a brand new Boathouse bar and restaurant which has great views over the estuary.

Customers can enjoy a caravan holiday on Mersea Island or become an owner to enjoy this island paradise all year round.


Head Chef

We are seeking a Head Chef with strong organisational skills to join the team in Coopers Beach, Essex on a full-time permanent basis. You will be responsible for a team of up to 5 and will be overseeing our busy Boathouse Bar & Restaurant kitchen.

This position is 48 hours across 5 days including evenings/weekends.

Temporary accommodation is available to the right candidate

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 3299220

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