Temporary Villa Host Job in South of France
Top villa host, required in the South of France. You will be working alongside a top chef and 3 full time housekeepers. Dates are approximately 1st July to 31st August. Your role will be to ensure the client is comfortable and looked after all the time. Your role will mostly be front of house, setting tables, serving, clearing, but always making sure things are looking nice and neat and tidy. When setting the table they would like someone who will take care, to arrange a nice centre piece and have everything polished etc. Silver service is a bonus. Must have a very good knowledge of all-round service, for instance how to pour wine correctly, how to serve. If you have a good knowledge of wine and cocktails this would also be very helpful. You will also be responsible for keeping the sunbeds organised and looking after the pool house. The family would like someone who can be pro-active with the role. It requires someone who will think ahead of guests needs and be happy to get them a cup of tea before breakfast, or get drinks sorted before they come down for dinner.
There will be anywhere between 3 - 12 guests at any time. There are children, however they are between 12 - 21 years old. Previous candidates have played tennis and gone golfing with the children on their days off.
A lovely role for someone who really takes pride in their job.
Working week: 6 day week.
MUST drive, as you will be required to do airport transfers and help the chef with the weekly shop.
Salary: £130 £150 per day (dependant on experience)
Consultant: Hannah Weeks
Job no: 52772