Want to join the Venture Ski team?
We still have a few positions available for the 2013/4 winter season, so if you are considering a job in the Alps during the winter, and think you have what it takes, then send in your CV and a recent photograph and we’ll consider you for a role.
We are dedicated to customer service and are interested in hearing from you if you think you are enthusiastic, reliable and dedicated as well as wanting to join a dynamic company that is determined to have fun – while ensuring our clients have the best holiday experience possible.
A season in France with Venture Ski is an exceptional experience, which many of our team repeat many times. We are a small organisation which means you will be part of a friendly team in which everyone has a vital part to play – and we make sure you have plenty of time on the slopes too!
For all roles please send a covering letter, your CV and a recent photograph to Amy Jones.
Resort Jobs – 2013/14 Season
Our season starts in early December, running through to the end of April each year. We are currently accepting applications for the next season from experienced and enthusiastic team members, ideally qualified and have any special skills (such as speaking French).
We are recruiting for the following roles:
Head of Childcare
Qualified nannies are essential to the Venture Ski team and to the experience our guests enjoy. Our luxury chalets and the tranquil resort area in Sainte Foy provide an idyllic setting to ensure we can give our younger guests a holiday to match their parents’ out on the slopes. A loving, patient and caring attitude is essential to this role. Experience as a private nanny or in a day-care centre is highly desirable. Part of the childcare team will include our Head Nanny who will be completely responsible for all aspects involved with setting up and running a fully operational crèche. The successful Head Nanny will not only have an excellent approach to childcare, but will have the ability to liaise with the parents and put them completely at ease with the arrangements surrounding their child’s holiday programme.
Chalet Host (Chef)
Our Chalet Hosts are responsible for looking after all aspects of chalet services, ensuring the guest’s holiday expectations are not only met, but exceeded! You will provide breakfast, afternoon tea and four course dinner for between four and 8 guests, as well as undertaking a range of cleaning tasks. We are looking for hard working, sociable, organised individuals with catering experience and/or qualifications. A fun and outgoing personality, with a flexible attitude and passion for the mountain is essential; this role is a great way to gain experience in catering and customer care as well as a fantastic way to meet new people and have some adventure and fun.
Our Chalet Assistants look after guests in our chalets to ensure their every need is met and they have an exceptional holiday experience with Venture Ski. You will support the chef during meal times, as well as undertaking a range of catering and cleaning tasks. Enthusiasm, liveliness, friendliness and a passion for the mountain are key attributes to this job, together with a “can do” attitude. It is a great way to gain experience in catering and customer care as well as a fantastic way to meet new people and have some adventure and fun.
If you are a keen cook and budding chef in the making, seeking to fine tune your culinary skills, we recommend Mountain Chefs who run a variety of chalet cookery courses designed to teach you all there is to know about cooking at altitude. Mountain Chef courses focus on equipping people with the cookery skills they need to work successfully as a Chalet Chef or Chalet Host, and are the only cookery school offering an Advanced Chalet Chef course to assist experienced chefs in developing their menus and budgeting after working a few seasons. For further information and 2013 course dates go to Mountain Chefs.