Douneside House Staff

Join our Team

One of the things that makes Douneside House special is our exceptional team who believe in the ethos of Douneside House and The MacRobert Trust. Our team are committed to ensuring we exceed expectations.

If you would like to join our award winning team, and you meet the requirements for the available position, please send a covering note and your CV to gillian@themacroberttrust.org.uk - we'd be delighted to hear from you.

Breakfast Chef

We are looking for an exceptional Breakfast Chef, to be a key part of our 3 AA Rosette Chef team

This is a fantastic opportunity for ambitious Chef who thrives under pressure and is looking to move up to the next level and join a 3 AA rosette team. The ideal candidate will have an elementary food hygiene certificate or equivalent.

Key tasks:

Preparation and deliver high quality breakfast service for up to 40/50 covers
Preparation of lunch and afternoon tea, as required
Comply with all health, safety and hygiene requirements

A generous benefits package is on offer, including access to our brand new Health Club with swimming pool.

This is a part time contract of 20 hours per week, over 5 mornings. We may consider other working patterns.

Douneside House is owned by a charitable trust (The MacRobert Trust) so long term job security is offered. We also believe our staff are the key to our success. All profits earned by Douneside House are distributed to UK charities.

  • Position Published: 11/10/2017

  • Duration: Permanent

  • Hours: 7.30am-11.30pm 5 days a week

  • Days: Flexible

  • Department: Kitchen

  • Contract Type: Full Time

Housekeeping Assistant

We are looking for a friendly, professional housekeeping assistant with high standards to join our highly dedicated housekeeping team.

Key Tasks:

Clean bedrooms to set standards.

Replenish room supplies.

Clean public areas.

Comply with all H&S guidance.

Note any repairs or maintenance required.

You should be a team player.

Salary: £7.50 per hour plus share of gratuities and 5% employer pension

  • Position Published: 11/10/2017

  • Duration: Casual Contract

  • Hours: Flexible

  • Days: Flexible

  • Department: Housekeeping

  • Contract Type: Flexible

Kitchen Assistant

We are looking for a hard working kitchen assistant to join our 3 AA Rosette Chef team.

We are looking for someone who enjoys working in a team, supporting our award winning Chefs in the kitchen. This is a busy role and previous experience working in a kitchen is desirable. You will gain excellent experience and there is the ability to learn and develop on the job for someone looking for a career in hospitality.

Key tasks:

Keep the kitchen and all equipment clean and hygienic at all times.

Basic food preparation.

Comply with all health and safety policies.

Assist the Chef team as required to deliver our high standards

Hygiene, security and emergency procedures.

This is a full time position of 40 hours per week, on a rotational 5 days out of 7. 

A generous benefits package is on offer, including access to our brand new Health Club with swimming pool.

Shared accommodation is available within the local village, if required, for full time, permanent contracts.

Douneside House is owned by a charitable trust (The MacRobert Trust) so long term job security is offered. We also believe our staff are the key to our success. All profits earned by Douneside House are distributed to UK charities.

  • Position Published: 11/10/2017

  • Duration: Permanent

  • Hours: Full time

  • Days: Flexible

  • Department: Kitchen

  • Contract Type: Permanent