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Chalet Hosts

  • Job Location

    Three Valleys, France

  • Start date

    December - April

  • Duration

    5 Months

  • Job Benefits

    Competitive salary, Excellent staff accommodation, Three Valley lift pass, Ski/snowboard hire, Flights, Insurance, Uniform, 2 full day off, Food, Friends Family discounts


Alpine Ethos is an independent, owner run chalet company with 6 chalets in Meribel and La Tania. We have been providing excellent chalet holidays for many years, and we realise the importance of happy staff. We look for a team of super friendly, experienced, like minded people in order to create a wonderful working environment for our team. We strive to work together so that staff and guests have the best possible experience in the mountains. Our managers have extensive experience of all roles, and have a can-do attitude, always on hand to help the team with the day-to-day running of the chalets, a supportive team effort for the best experience for our guests.

As a chalet host you will work in one of our beautiful chalets alongside a chalet chef. You will be passionate about friendly customer service, with relevant experience gained in either a chalet, restaurant, cafe, bar, villa, yacht or similar setting. We pride ourselves on providing excellent, friendly and personable service in our chalets and you would be able to create a welcoming environment for our guests. You will also help with serving breakfasts, laying out afternoon tea and serving dinners 5 days a week. You will be primarily responsible the chalet cleaning, including bedrooms, bathrooms and communal areas, as well as the weekly changeover of the chalet. We work as a team in the chalets and share responsibilities in order to provide the best service for our guests.

Main responsibilities include:

Laying the table and serving breakfast and dinner 5 days a week
Laying out afternoon tea 5 days
Preparing continental breakfast for staff days off
Daily cleaning of the chalet
Weekly changeover of the chalet
Hosting our guests and making them feel welcome
Assisting in the kitchen with washing up, food preparation etc
Weekly shopping trip

How to Apply

To apply for a position with Alpine Ethos please send us a current CV and covering letter. Please tell us a little about yourself in your covering letter and in particular why you would like to do a ski season and what appeals about working for Alpine Ethos.

Due to French employment regulations and Brexit we are currently accepting applications from people with either an EU passport, dual nationality with an EU passport, UK nationals with a valid French residency permit (or ongoing application). Exceptional applicants with a UK passport may apply subject to approval for a French work permit and a French tourism seasonal visa application. 

What we Offer You

We expect a lot from you, but we offer an excellent package in return to ensure you get the most out of your winter season. The Alpine Ethos package includes:

Competitive salary 
Excellent shared staff accommodation
Season lift pass
Ski/snowboard hire 
Flights between the UK and resort at the start/end of season if required
Insurance (both at work and on the mountain)
Staff Uniform
2 full days off per week
Food whilst at work
Friends and Family discounted holidays


Experience/Skills Required:

Excellent people skills 
Proven experience of customer service ideally in chalets, restaurants, bars, cafes villas, yachts or similar
Experience of housekeeping/cleaning
Good eye for detail and ability to present the chalet well
Organised and able to work efficiently
Hard working and adaptable
Mature attitude
Team player
Friendly and outgoing
A mountain lover

About us

Alpine Ethos are recruiting for winter 2021/22. We are looking for a team of outstanding people....could you be one of them? Next winter we will have a small team of 16 wonderful people, who should be mature, friendly, experienced, welcoming,

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