Catering Coordinator


Location: Our Chalet, Adelboden, Switzerland 

Hours/Tenure: Full - time 

Salary: CHF 24,300 per annum

Closing Date: 31st January 2018 (12:00hrs GMT)

Interview Date: TBC

About Us:

The World Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts (WAGGGS) operates four international World Centres (UK, India, Switzerland & Mexico) and a "pop up" Centre operating in the Africa Region.

The Centres are open all year round for members and families of WAGGGS and non-members, providing opportunities for global friendships and educational programmes.

About the World Centre - Our Chalet:

Our Chalet is situated in a traditional Swiss Alpine Village at 1350 metres altitude.  As the oldest of the World Centres, Our Chalet is an international gathering place for members and families, providing opportunities to meet and share experiences.  Our Chalet offers accommodation, international volunteering programmes and a wide range of indoor and outdoor programmes.

WAGGGS seeks a dynamic individual with a passion for people and a desire to work in a diverse, international environment to be the next Deputy World Centre Manager- Operations.

About the Role:

This is an exciting opportunity to manage the catering and provide meals to our guests and staff of Our Chalet, in accordance with the strategic and operational plan of Our Chalet and WAGGGS Mission and Goals.

About You:

As a successful candidate, you will have significant experience in food preparation, catering and working with young people.

You will have excellent communication skills with the ability to engage and enthuse a wide range of people from difference backgrounds and cultures.

You will have a great track record of building & maintaining effective working relationships with staff and volunteers.

It is essential that you can demonstrate a strong commitment and well-developed understanding of food hygiene standards.

What you can expect from us

·         20 days annual leave plus 10 days public holidays for Canton of Bern

·         Health Insurance Supplement

·         Accident Insurance

·         Employer Pension Contributions

How to Apply:

If you are interested in this position, please download the recruitment pack and submit your covering letter and CV via our recruitment portal.

We reserve the right to change the closing date depending on the number of responses received. Please submit your application as soon as possible to ensure it is considered in the selection process.

If you have a disability and can demonstrate that closing this post early would impact on your ability to submit an application in time, please contact our Human Resources team ( to request arrangements for an application to be submitted within the original timeframe.

A Note for Recruitment Agencies:

We prefer to hire people directly and have a preferred supplier list in place. We will be in touch if we need you. 

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