Neilson Active Holidays

Head Chef for Neilson Mountain Collection Hotels

European ski resorts
Competitive overseas salary + overseas benefits package (including bonus scheme)
10 Oct 2016
07 Nov 2016

Neilson love delivering ski holidays – and we know one of the essential ingredients to any great ski holiday is the food. That’s why we love our amazing Head Chefs.

You’ll live and breathe...

...the desire to prepare and serve hearty home cooked dishes with a hint of Neilson twist only fitting to our Neilson Mountain Collection Hotels – ranging from 14 to 25 bedrooms, our hotels are warm & friendly homes from home offering superb food & great Neilson service.

Neilson guests can be solo travelers, couples, groups or families who all get to enjoy our superb food with an extensive cooked & continental buffet breakfast, daily afternoon teas and a delicious set-menu evening meal on 6 nights of their 7-night holiday. You’ll know how food can take our guests holiday from good to great and you’ll lead by not only making great food for our guests but also great food for our staff too.

As Head Chef...’ll see the kitchen meets & maintains all the important behind the scenes operations including health & safety, budgeting, ordering & stock control. As importantly, you’ll work closely with your Sous chef to train them in person and by example.

You’ll be...

...a leader, a grafter, a team player and a holiday maker. It’s all about the Neilson experience - for our guests and for you. You’ll need to be available for the fully winter season from mid-November to the end of April too!

In return...

...for your culinary skills and lively character we offer an all-encompassing benefits package including; a fiercely competitive monthly salary, end of season performance bonus, single room accommodation, uniform, flights & transfers to and from resort at the start and end of your contract, training & development, lift pass, ski/snowboard hire, ski/snowboard lessons, discounted drinks in the hotel bar and summer opportunities if the seasonal bug bites so hard you no longer wish to return to the UK at the end of winter!

It couldn’t be easier... apply - just ping your CV and cover email to