Daily or Live In Housekeeping Maids - Inverness-shire, Scottish Highlands

Our client is looking for (2x) Daily Housekeeping maids to work in their beautiful lodge, located in the Highlands of Scotland, in the heart of Inverness-Shire.  

The daily housekeeper will work under the guidance and instruction of The Head Housekeeper, while working alongside the team, and play their part in ensuring that the property is kept in a constant ready-state to receive guests at a moment’s notice. This is a formal environment.

Hours of work: When the property is not occupied: Monday to Friday, 08:00 to 16:00. When the property is occupied: Rostered, Monday to Sunday, as required to complete tasks which will include evening work.

Examples of daily duties (when the lodge is occupied): Assisting morning tidying of dining room, lounges and salons – laying fires where necessary; Helping with the preparation of breakfast, peace, and/or buffet lunch as required; The daily cleaning of bedrooms and bathrooms, changing beds and refreshing flowers where necessary; Vacuuming, dusting, polishing, mopping floors, refreshing flowers, watering houseplants and general tidying of the reception rooms, games rooms, galleries and halls; Ensuring all back of house areas are kept spotless and well organised at all times; Assisting with laundry - personal, staff, bed/table/bathroom linens and towels etc; Assisting the butler and chef in the kitchen and pantry for lunch or dinner parties if required; Tidying bedrooms/bathrooms and turning down-beds each evening.

Candidate requirements: Honesty combined with a cheerful friendly manner; Present themselves immaculately; Show at least 3 years relevant experience gathered in a private home or deluxe hotel; Offer, excellent, verifiable references; An excellent eye for detail, combined with the desire to deliver exceptional service in a luxury environment; A valid driving licence a must and happy to undergo a police check/DBS

Salary & Accommodation: Accommodation can be provided, in properties situated off the estate. The following is covered: heating and light (on a reasonable use policy), phone landline rental, broadband connection (when it is possible) and council tax. Salary DOE. Start ASAP Email your resume to cv@ljwrecruitment.com