Head Housekeeper

  • Job Reference: AWDO-P8659
  • Date Posted: 12 May 2022
  • Recruiter: AWD online
  • Location: Oxford, Oxfordshire
  • Salary: £30,000 to £35,000
  • Sector: Housekeeping & Cleaning
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: CV Response Team

Job Description

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Head Housekeeper with excellent people management skills and a strong, dependable character with experience leading cleaning, hospitality and housekeeping teams in a time-bound manner is required for a well-established prestigious hotel based in Oxford, Oxfordshire, South East England.

 

SALARY: £30,000- £35,000 per annum

LOCATION: Oxford, Oxfordshire, South East England

JOB TYPE: Full-Time, Permanent

WORKING HOURS: Flexible working hours, including weekends depending on business needs

 

JOB OVERVIEW

We have a fantastic new job opportunity for a Head Housekeeper with excellent people management skills and a strong, dependable character with experience leading cleaning and housekeeping teams.

Working as a Head Housekeeper you will lead the hospitality team in providing excellent service to all guests. You will work directly with the general manager of the hotel to meet their requirements for room turnover rate.

As a Head Housekeeper you will be responsible for your own team of supervisors, room attendants, public area cleaners and porters. Providing leadership, support and motivation to the housekeeping team and ensure high standards of excellence are maintained.

 

APPLY TODAY

If this job looks like your ideal position, then please send in your CV as soon as possible for our Recruitment Team to review.

 

DUTIES

Your duties as a Head Housekeeper will include:

  • Provide leadership, support and motivation to the housekeeping team and ensure high standards of excellence are maintained
  • Conduct staff training (induction, health & safety, security, technical & behavioural)
  • In charge of Health & Safety management - Complying with company procedures and twice-yearly Safety Risk Audits
  • Comply with HR procedures i.e., work permits & ID etc. Key security, guest security and lost property procedures
  • Monitor Room Attendant productivity, Supervisory hours, and weekly budget control
  • Manage procedures i.e., room audits, job of the day, periodical cleaning tasks etc
  • Ensure the House-keeping Office presentation is always maintained
  • Maintaining consistently high standards of cleanliness and ensuring staff are all polite, courteous and look after guests needs
  • Manage staff in line with the business needs, and costs within the department
  • Manage the stock control of all cleaning products, chemicals, and laundry

 

CANDIDATE REQUIREMENTS

  • A strong character with experience leading teams in a time-bound manner
  • Worked within a management capacity in the hospitality industry or a similar customer service sector
  • Excellent people management skills
  • A high level of attention to detail and demonstrate high levels of quality
  • Hands-on approach is needed to support the front-line team and potentially clean rooms
  • Flexible working hours, including weekends depending on business needs
  • Self-starter qualities, ambitious, passionate, natural leader

 

HOW TO APPLY

To be considered for this job vacancy, please submit your CV to our Recruitment Team who will review your details. CV’s of Job Applicants meeting this requirement will be submitted to our Client for consideration. By submitting your job application to us you are hereby giving us your express consent to submit your details to our Client for this purpose.

JOB REF: AWDO-P8659

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