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Culinary Instructor/Host for onboard SALT concept for Silversea Cruises
  • Job ID: 7583
  • Rank: Chef. De Cuisine
  • Employment Type: Permanent
  • Joining Date: Oct 22, 2023
  • Type of Vessel: Passenger Ship
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  • DWT / GRT: 4050

Position Description:

Love to cook and share your knowledge and passion for food? Silversea is looking for a special person for the position of S.A.L.T Host for its exciting and celebrated immersive culinary program, S.A.L.T (Sea & Land Taste). The program, which includes an onboard restaurant and bar, cooking classes and shore experiences, is all about connecting our guests to the culinary culture of the places we visit. 


As S.A.L.T Host you will help create onboard programming and run cooking classes for guests in our modern test kitchen, the S.A.L.T Lab, as well as serve as prime onboard manager, daily host and guest-facing contact for the program. 


The ideal candidate will be:

  • endlessly curious about the food of the world;
  • knowledgeable and passionate about sharing that knowledge;
  • outgoing and eager to interact with guests and explore and demystify culinary traditions and cooking techniques;
  • cooking skills are a must, as well as a demonstrated ability to present and explain dishes in an engaging and informative manner.


Responsibilities include coordinating and hosting cooking classes, cooking demonstrations, lectures on local cuisine and culture and other events in the S.A.L.T Lab; working across departments with the Hotel Director and Cruise Director to facilitate the needs of guest chefs, authors, and other visiting culinary experts. The S.A.L.T. Host will also work with chefs and service staff to help implement and run tastings, special meals and other events at S.A.L.T Kitchen and Bar. 


In return for your passion and dedication, you will earn a competitive salary, all flights and meals provided, as well as an extraordinary opportunity to be involved in an amazing culinary adventure. Contracts will be 4 months onboard and 2 months off.


Discover more about the S.A.L.T. program and being a S.A.L.T. Host:

V. Group is the leading global maritime agency with a pool of 44,000 active seafarers and approximately 3,000 shore colleagues. We represent in excess of 300 global client businesses who have engaged our management services for around 1,000 vessels.

At V. Group, our ambition is straightforward - to drive the transformation of our industry and to be the leading global provider of marine crew supply/management services.

Our values comprise of ‘five C’s’: we Care, we Collaborate, we Challenge, we are Consistent, and we Commit and Deliver, these values are central to our business and remain embedded in to our service output.

We aim to be an industry leader, challenging the parameters of best practice and shaping the future of Marine Operations.

As a strictly compliant global leader in marine services, V. Group will not request any fees or compensation for our services from seafarers. Please be aware of any illegal recruitment services and crewing representatives attempting to act on our behalf.