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Join Our Team

Please use the links below for more information about our current vacancies:

Chef de Partie
Senior Pasty Chef
Housekeeping Assistant


Chef de Partie

Merewood Country House Hotel are looking for a Chef de Partie who is interested us in working with our team to achieve two AA Rosettes. The successful applicant will have a minimum of three years experience and be ambitious, disciplined and have a passion for real food cooked fresh.

Key responsibilities

  • To be responsible for the preparation, cooking and service of all foods within area of responsibility
  • To adhere to all food hygiene regulations
  • To ensure that the kitchen is kept to a high standard of cleanliness
  • To undertake duties as may be reasonably associated with this position and as requested by the Head Chef

Requirements for the Chef de Partie role

  • Previous kitchen experience within a similar role
  • Basic Food Hygiene Certificate
  • Positive attitude
  • Good communication skills
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Ability to work on own
  • Good team player

In return an excellent salary package is offered in a friendly working environment with great team spirit. This is a permanent role. You will be required to work straight shifts on 5 days out of 7. Live-in accommodation may be possible.

To apply for the Chef de Partie job at Merewood please email chef@merewoodhotel.co.uk or address your CV to:

Head Chef - Leon Whitehead
Merewood Country House Hotel
Windermere
Cumbria
LA23 1LH


Housekeeping Assistant

We are looking for a Housekeeping Assistant to join our team. Our small housekeeping department is a busy, friendly team with extremely high standards of cleanliness. The successful candidate will be friendly, enthusiastic and share our team’s high standards. Duties will include servicing Merewood’s 20 bedrooms and function rooms, cleaning experience will be preferred but not essential.

Hours are flexible but will include some weekend work. We also provide all meals on duty, uniform and live in may also be an option. If you are interested in applying please email Robert Timms or write to:

Hotel Manager - Robert Timms
Merewood Country House Hotel
Windermere
Cumbria
LA23 1LH


Senior Pastry Chef

We are looking for a Senior Pastry Chef to join the award winning team at Merewood Country House Hotel. This is an exciting opportunity for a Senior Pastry Chef who has the passion, knowledge and experience to lead and coach a team and create an inspiring kitchen to work in. The successful applicant will have a minimum of three years experience and be ambitious, disciplined and be interested us in working with our Head Chef to achieve two AA Rosettes.

As Senior Pastry Chef you will:

  • Have a good knowledge of modern and classical pastry technique
  • Be able to lead the pastry team and develop new dishes in collaboration with our Head Chef
  • Be an excellent chef with a genuine love of real food cooked fresh
  • Have a genuine desire to play a major role in teaching, building and developing our young team
  • Have exceptional hygiene standards and be able to manage a food safety programme
  • Be commercially aware and be comfortable with food purchasing and storage
  • Have a positive attitude, good communication skills and be a good team player

In return an excellent salary package is offered in a friendly working environment with great team spirit. This is a permanent role. You will be required to work straight shifts on 5 days out of 7. Live-in accommodation may be possible.

To apply for the Senior Pastry Chef role at Merewood please email chef@merewoodhotel.co.uk or address your CV to:

Head Chef - Leon Whitehead
Merewood Country House Hotel
Windermere
Cumbria
LA23 1LH