Darwin Escapes

Housekeeper

Location
Bewaldeth, Cumbria, United Kingdom
Salary
Competitive Hourly
Posted
03 Sep 2020
Closes
01 Oct 2020
Ref
KR121
Job Type
Part Time

We have a position available for a Housekeeper to join the team at the stunning Keswick Reach Lodge Retreat. 

This is an excellent opportunity for someone looking for a varied and interesting role. Day to day responsibilities will include cleans to lodges and accommodation on changeover days, upholstery cleaning, changing bed linen and re-stocking lodges with essentials where required. You will also assist in deep cleans on rental units as necessary. Alongside this, you will keep accurate inventories of cleaning materials and products, informing the Manager of any requirements.

While previous cleaning or housekeeping experience is an advantage, this is not essential.

Due to the use of park vehicles to complete the role, a full driving licence is essential. You will be required to drive a flatbed in order to assist with laundry deliveries. 

This is a seasonal position until January 2021 to work part time, variable hours. These can include weekdays, weekends and bank holidays so flexibility is required. 

This Housekeeper position is ideal for anyone looking for Housekeeping related jobs within a commutable distance of Bewaldeth and Keswick. 

Key Responsibilities

  • Ensure the high standards of cleanliness within all rental accommodation and company buildings.
  • Cleaning of all windows, inside and out, on all rental accommodation.
  • Assist with delivery, collection and making up of laundry boxes.
  • Checking Housekeeping inventories and replenishing as required, reporting any issues as necessary.
  • Prompt reporting of lost and found property to Reception.

What experience you will need

  • Previous experience preferred.

What skills you will need

  • Excellent standards of customer service are essential.
  • Driving licence and ability to drive is an advantage due to the location of the resort
  • Strong communication skills.
  • Positive attitude with willingness to learn.

What we offer

  • Competitive salary
  • Enhanced holiday entitlement
  • Discounted staff breaks at our luxurious holiday resorts across the UK
  • Free use of all Darwin Escapes resort facilities including many of our free gyms and swimming pools
  • Food discount across all resorts
  • Discounts on spa treatments
  • *'Introduce a friend' recruitment bonus
  • *100% work attendance bonus
  • *Company employee sick pay
  • Compassionate leave pay
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Free access to the Darwin Academy training programme to help further your career and skill levels
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Health Shield cash plan
  • *Subject to terms and conditions