Unique position for a cook/general assistant at a remote tourist Lodge in the Falkland Islands


Darwin House is a 6 bedroom guest house located on a private estate, which is in a remote part of the Falklands Islands. The lodge is totally self-sufficient has its own water and electrical supply, it also grows seasonable vegetables and salads. It offers accommodation, tours and non-resident meals, snacks, Smoko (a selection of homemade biscuits and cakes tea & coffee); also transport to and from the international airport and local airstrip. The main trade of the lodge is based on international tourists, locals and military guests.

We are looking for a hard working individual, who is versatile, with an eye for detail and can turn their hand to anything that needs to be done. You will need to be resourceful, versatile and flexibility with your duties in assisting the managers of Darwin House Lodge in the day to day operation of the business, ensuring that the guest are given the highest standards of service and customer care.

It is essential that you can cook meals well enough for up to 20 guests by providing Farm House style cooking to tourists and local trade, utilising local produce, but also being able to work with a limited selection of ingredients, due to seasonal supply and remote location, therefore there is a reliance on dried and frozen ingredients. All dishes are homemade and cooked in house from the raw ingredients. The lodge kitchen is a large domestic with two double gas ovens. The position involves cooking and preparing menus for:-
• Breakfast
• Lunch/packed lunches
• Snack menu/drop in menu
• Breads, biscuits and cakes
• Dinner (Three courses, starter main course and desert)

A driving license will also be beneficial.

This position is based in the Falkland Islands for a Falkland Islands Company and is governed by Falkland Island Law.

Email: info@darwin-house.com

Nationalities Accepted/Visa Requirements: A work permit application will need to be made if offered a conditional employment, this will involve a full medical, dental and a police subject data access check.

Expires: July 31, 2018


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