We are searching for a professional Housekeeper to join a Housekeeping Team. You will be expected to support the team with a wide range of operationally essential tasks. You will be working in a busy private estate where the ability to think on your feet is expected and to follow instructions. 2 - 5 years previous experience is a must, in either a luxury private household or 5* hotel environment.
Front of House duties to include cloakroom, meeting, greeting and directing guests.
Cleaning, maintaining and presenting all rooms to the highest standard.
Care of bedroom suites, changing beds and replenishing linen.
Undertake personal maid duties for guests to include caring for clothes, running baths, dressing and calling trays.
Able to work within a high-end finish environment.
Care and conservation of antiques, artwork, fine fabrics and finishes.
Ability to operate the house systems.
Servicing external guest areas.
Maintaining general cleanliness in service areas and stock rooms.
Responsible for stock rotation.
Acceptance and movement of deliveries.
Furniture and room adjustments to Principal’s and guest’s preference as required.
Maiding duties to include packing, unpacking and wardrobe management.
Operate in a Spa environment.
Must be able to work in all areas of the laundry including washing, sorting, pressing, spot cleaning, and dry-cleaning awareness.
Maintaining the highest standards of hygiene throughout the workplace.
Flexible with working hours and adaptable to change which might include weekends and bank holidays at short notice. Time will be given in lieu when overtime is worked.
Highest standards of personal grooming.
Ability to work efficiently independently or as within the wider team.
To carry out any other duties that may be reasonably requested by the House Managers, Housekeeping Supervisor or member of the senior management team.
Any other duties required to support the estate operations.
Total discretion and the ability to provide exceptional service without being intrusive.
This is a demanding and high-pressure role supporting the running of a private estate at the highest level. 5 day week across a 7 day rota, which means you will work some weekends depending on rota. A uniform will be provided. Start ASAP. Salary £29,000 gross pa DOE. Email your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org