We are a privately owned country house hotel situated on the outskirts of York; we have 62 bedrooms and cater for large weddings and events for up to 120 people in our 4 function rooms.
We are currently looking to recruit an experienced Executive Head Housekeeper, with a keen eye for detail in our busy hotel.
Duties & responsibilities
High standards of cleaning with a keen eye for detail to improve and maintain the room cleanliness and maintenance standards.
Logging any required repairs with the maintenance team
Carry out daily checks in each room and respond to any customer comments both positive and negative.
Regularly carrying out walk-rounds/checks of all function public areas and outside areas
Ensure all team members are fully trained and ensure that the correct standards and procedures are applied. Create and drive training record scheme.
Liaising with Reception Team & Reservations Manager with regards to check ins, guests bookings and requests.
Creating weekly rotas, managing staff breaks and holiday request.
Knowledge regarding chemicals required
Capability of a sewing machine is desired
To take responsibility for stock control and Health and Safety
Liaising with the General Manager and Proprietor, attending weekly HOD meetings
To undertake additional responsibilities as assigned by the Proprietor.
The role includes staff benefits and an extremely competitive rate of pay. Previous experience in a similar size hotel is essential.