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What makes a great yacht steward/ess

What makes a great yacht steward/ess
When you become a yacht steward/ess you become a member of a crew whose ultimate goal is to provide a supreme level of service to their guests. It’s hard work and you will constantly be placed outside your comfort zone. In return for all your ...
Posted: 14 November 2017 09:51:00
Filed under:Catering & Hospitality, Corporate Stafffing, Ski & Yacht

Let’s get organised for Christmas

Let’s get organised for Christmas
It’s the same every year, you think you have plenty of time to get organised, but before you know it, it’s Christmas Eve and the cards you have managed to write are still sat undelivered on the kitchen table and you’ve forgotten to ...

Life as a chalet host

Life as a chalet host
For lots of people, the view of a chalet host is probably a young, not long out of school, skior snow-boarding obsessive who likes to party all night and is looking for a free ride onto the slopes. This view however couldn’t be further from ...
Posted: 13 November 2017 09:57:00
Filed under:Catering & Hospitality, Private Households & Estates, Ski & Yacht

Visit us at the Country House Business Innovation Show!

Visit us at the Country House Business Innovation Show!
The Country House Business Innovation is the most illustrious event for country house, estate, manor and landowners to find new ways to diversify their property and increase their profits. The event runs within the Farm Business Innovation Show ...

How to stay safe this Halloween

How to stay safe this Halloween
Let’s be honest there is something very spooky about Halloween; unlike any other night of the year it appears our parenting rules simply go out the window. Generally our rules are clear and simple: no wandering around the neighbourhood at ...
Posted: 11 October 2017 10:14:00
Filed under:Catering & Hospitality, Childcare & Education, Private Households & Estates

Flower Care Tips

Flower Care Tips
Flowers make a beautiful addition to any home and are an easy way of brightening up any a room. There are not cheap and unfortunately do not last forever so below are some helpful tips on how to care for flowers and to keep them looking ...
Posted: 28 September 2017 10:02:00
Filed under:Catering & Hospitality, Private Households & Estates

Top cleaning tips from the professionals

Top cleaning tips from the professionals
Let’s be honest, for most of us cleaning the house is a real chore; one that if we had the opportunity we would readily pass onto a professional cleaner. If you have ever called in the professionals, you may have wondered how they make the ...
Posted: 15 September 2017 13:06:00
Filed under:Catering & Hospitality, Corporate Stafffing, Private Households & Estates

Candidate Resourcer vacancy with Greycoat Lumleys (fast-track consultancy training)

Candidate Resourcer vacancy with Greycoat Lumleys (fast-track consultancy training)
Greycoat Lumleys’ Private Household & Catering team are looking for a new Candidate Resourcer (who will be fast-tracked to a consultancy role by January 2018), to join their busy and growing Private household division. The team has grown ...

Communication is the key

Communication is the key
When Cooks, Chefs and clients come together, communication is the key to success. Once Greycoat Lumleys has confirmed a job, we then put both parties in touch to sort through the details and work out proposed menus etc. As a client, you may have a ...
Posted: 18 July 2017 16:24:00
Filed under:Catering & Hospitality

Open Day Kingston-Upon-Thames

Open Day Kingston-Upon-Thames
Due to a high level of demand in the area, we are seeking high quality staff to work in private households in Kingston upon Thames and the surrounding areas. We will be holding an open day in Kingston on the 27th July 2017, so you don't need to ...

What Makes A Good Dinner Party Chef by Laura Sandels

What Makes A Good Dinner Party Chef by Laura Sandels
About the Consultant… Name: Laura Sandels Job Title: Recruitment consultant What did you do before joining Greycoat Lumleys? I used to work in the Head Office for a large retail company outside of London. I also in a former ...
Posted: 22 June 2017 11:28:16
Filed under:Catering & Hospitality

Getting Out And About – Client Visits Throughout The North

Getting Out And About – Client Visits Throughout The North
Having an office based in Buxton makes it easier for our candidates, old and new to come to register with us. The biggest benefit however is that we can get out to see our clients easily and we spend at least 1 or 2 days per week getting out and ...

Candidate Available - Passionate Well -Travelled Chef

 Candidate Available 65579 This candidate is a highly creative cook who is passionate about using the best ingredients locally produced and has a very good understanding of how food is produced. He created his own high calibre private catering ...
Posted: 08 June 2017 11:27:13
Filed under:Catering & Hospitality

Have you worked long term for the same employer? Here is Greycoat Lumleys’ advice and tips for longevity and success.

Have you worked long term for the same employer? Here is Greycoat Lumleys’ advice and tips for longevity and success.
Working long term for the same employer can be very satisfying – you can reach a deep level of trust and understanding and can both reap the benefits of familiarity, security and consistency. But it can be easy to fall into routines and not be ...

Why You Should Never Lie on Your CV

Why You Should Never Lie on Your CV
One of Greycoat Lumleys’ Recruitment Consultants came across an article recently and it had such sound advice, we wanted to share it with you, in case you missed it. Here is Greycoat Lumleys’ take on it: Your CV is the first thing ...

Candidate Available - Amazing Chef

Candidate Available - Amazing Chef
Candidate 102267: We are proud to showcase this candidates menu. This candidate has worked up the ranks and for many years and has provided a diverse range of immaculate delicacies. We are delighted to provide a sample of this candidate's ...
Posted: 25 April 2017 09:34:07
Filed under:Catering & Hospitality

Candidate Available - Award Winning Private Chef

Candidate: 65579 This candidate is a highly creative cook who is passionate about using the best ingredients locally produced and has a very good understanding of how food is produced. He created his own high calibre private catering business which ...
Posted: 07 April 2017 16:52:03
Filed under:Catering & Hospitality

DBS FAQ's - Everything you need to know about police checks

What does DBS stand for? DBS stands for Disclosure & Barring Service. It was previously known as a CRB, which stood for Criminal Background check. Put simply, it is a police background check on candidates seeking employment. There are ...

Available Candidate - Highly Experienced Seasoned Chef

Available Candidate - Highly Experienced Seasoned Chef
Candidate: 82343 This candidate has worked as a private, freelance cook for the past 25 years. During these years she has cooked extensively for many high profile clientele many of whom have different tastes and dietary requirements. This ...
Posted: 28 March 2017 08:45:26
Filed under:Catering & Hospitality

In Support of Help For Heroes

In Support of Help For Heroes
Greycoat Lumleys North of England office are pleased to be supporting Help for Heroes at this years Gala Ball. Working from our offices in the heart of the Peak District, we work with clients throughout the North of England helping them with their ...

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