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West Bay

West Bay Holiday Park is the perfect spot to explore the amazing Jurassic Coast. Hunt for fossils or enjoy picnics on the beach, just 200 metres from the park. 

Facilities on the park include an indoor swimming pool with flume, kayaking, snorkelling and 3 venues across the park for eating, drinking and entertainment.


Head Chef

If you are looking for a permanent role in the Dorset area and want to work for a fun and rewarding company, why not come and join the UK's largest Holiday Park operator, Parkdean Resorts!

We are seeking a Head Chef with strong organisational skills to join the team at West Bay on a full time, permanent basis!

The successful person will work closely with the Complex Manager and be responsible for the smooth operation of the kitchen in our busy Quayside Restaurant. You will lead a team of 3 in providing a high standard of catering in order to exceed guest experience

Your main responsibilities will include:

  • Leading and providing the highest standard of cooking and service in all catering areas.
  • Overseeing the management of the main kitchen ensuring food diaries, stock management and team training procedures are carried out.
  • Assisting in the provision of additional catering based events as required throughout the year, including owners breakfasts, owners parties and out of season events.
  • Marinating portion control on all menu items, ensuring food waste is minimised.
  • Ensuring the kitchen and team adhere to food policy and legal requirements at all times.
  • Dealing effectively and efficiently with customer comments and queries, whilst following company and park guidelines.

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

You will be given continuous support from the Complex Manager and General Manager, while having the opportunity to develop a team and seek personal development via our fantastic internal development programmes and courses.

If you are looking to kick start your career and have ambitions to develop then don't delay, apply now and start your journey with Parkdean Resorts.

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!


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