Vacancy at Skeiding Guest Farm

Unique opportunity provided at Skeiding Guestfarm. We are looking for an enthusiastic, friendly and service orientated person to lead our dynamic team, in both the front and back of house. You must have strong leadership qualities, excellent people skills, a financial aptitude and be able to handle pressure.

Position: Assistant Manager/ Chef
Location: Heidelberg, Western Cape
Remuneration: Dependent on experience and qualifications
Accommodation: Provided if needed
Meals: Provided when on duty

Daily Duties

  • Checking IN and OUT of guests
  • Serving beverages to guests during the day
  • Preparing Guests accounts and handling payments
  • Baking bread for Breakfast at 06:30
  • Checking outlay of Breakfast Buffet
  • Hosting and serving during Breakfast.
  • Check standard of plates of food before serving at Breakfast + Dinner.
  • Assisting in cooking of food for Dinner (ex. Planning the menu, preparing
    deserts, tea cakes and special sauces etc., grilling the meat on an open fire during dinner)
  • Inspecting guest rooms and Public areas
  • Hosting and Serving during Dinner
  • Managing store-room and stock procedures
  • Daily reports
  • Staff management and performance appraisals
  • Checking and balancing Honesty Bar and room Mini Bars
  • Inventory control
  • Ordering of consumables and household products
  • Handling booking requests/ Reservation management
  • Admin Duties


  • Experience within the Hospitality Industry is essential
  • Qualification in Hospitality/Tourism Management and/or Food preparation (Diploma/ Certificate)
  • Computer Literate: Nightsbridge, Excel, Word, Extranet, Expedia Extranet
  • Fluent in English (writing, reading, speaking) Afrikaans will be an advantage
  • South African Nationality
  • Customer – centric
  • Detail orientated
  • Experience in food preparation and serving
  • Own reliable transport
  • Shift work (including weekends and public holidays as per industry standards)
  • No work on Christmas
  • Willing to work overtime when needed

Starting date: As soon as possible

To Apply

Please send your CV to or fill in the form to submit your application.

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