Dunvegan Castle & Gardens is one of the most dynamic, diverse and popular award winning 5* visitor attractions on the Isle of Skye. We are looking for enthusiastic and customer focused people to join our existing team and ensure that our 168,000 plus visitors receive our trademark warm Highland welcome in 2019. You will be a team player, enjoy working in a busy environment and take pride in maintaining high standards of customer service at all times.
We offer excellent rates of pay, in-house training and the chance to work with a great team in historic surroundings. Job descriptions for these roles are available upon request.
MacLeod Table Cafe – Cafe Assistant Manager
Experienced in a similar position, you will provide strong team leadership in this hands-on role and bring some bright ideas for providing the best food and service for our visitors to this popular busy cafe. The ideal candidate will be experienced in food preparation with high standards of customer care. They will have food hygiene knowledge and appropriate certification, be computer literate and experienced in cash handling.
MacLeod Tables Cafe Cook/Baker (part-time)
As an experienced cook/baker with enthusiasm and a passion for quality food you will be responsible to the Cafe Manager, ensuring ingredients, preparation, cooking, taste and presentation are consistently of a high standard. With an ability to bring new ideas, combining fresh local and seasonal produce, you will play a key role in this popular and busy café. Food hygiene knowledge and appropriate certification is essential.,
MacLeod Tables Cafe Assistants
You will pride yourself on the highest standards of customer care. Ideally with a current basic food hygiene certificate, you will ensure the cafe premises are always scrupulously clean and all our delicious freshly prepared food is beautifully presented. Food preparation, cash-handling and touch-screen till operations skills are required for which training will be provided.
We are looking for marine operatives to join our existing team at one of our most popular and busy visitor attractions at Dunvegan. With responsibility for helming our traditional clinker-built boats with up to 7 passengers on short trips to see the Loch Dunvegan resident seal colony, the ideal candidate will have the required Level II Powerboat licence with commercial endorsements: VHF radio, Sea Survival and First Aid (or acceptable equivalents). Training will be provided.
Visitor Facilities Cleaner
We require some extra help to keep our visitor areas spotlessly throughout the season. Applicants must have very high standards and preferably be able to accommodate part-time working seven days per week.
Campsite Wardens (1st June to 31st August 2019)
Voted No.1 UK Campsite by the Daily Telegraph and nominated for the Great Outdoors Magazine annual ‘Campsite of the Year 2019’ awards, we are looking for dedicated, enthusiastic and hardworking seasonal Campsite Wardens with a genuine sense of pride in their work and varied skill sets for next season. You must have some experience in retail, cash handling and general site maintenance. Training and accommodation will be provided to successful applicants. You will require your own transport for this post due to the site’s remote location at the foot of the Cuillin mountains. Onsite training will begin in early March. We offer competitive rates of pay, in-house training, free shared accommodation plus the chance to work with a great team in wonderful surroundings.
The closing date for these vacancies is the 31 May 2019. Due to the high numbers of applications we receive, we regret that only those applicants short-listed for interview will be contacted. To apply for these roles, please email your CV and a covering letter stating why you fit the job criteria to email@example.com