Executive Head Housekeeper - Luxury Hotel - South West

This job does not exist anymore.

Try running a new search or browse our vacancies.

Or fill in the form below to receive job alerts.

2020-11-03 10:48:471970-01-01 JW Recruitment
Job Type Permanent Full Time
Location South West
Area Cornwall, England Cornwall England South West
Sector Hotel ManagementHousekeeping
Salary £26500 - £34,999
Start Date asap
Advertiser Rob
Telephone 07864 903 837
Job Ref RM-5953

Executive Head Housekeeper
Luxury Hotel – Stunning location in the South West

JWR is excited to be working with a top luxury hotel in the South West, looking to appoint an experienced Executive Housekeeper with solid experience within 4/5* properties to join their team at their property in a stunning location.  

As Executive Head Housekeeper, you will be proactive and hands on, leading your team from the front-line to deliver exceptional levels of standards to its guests. The hotels bedrooms, public areas and self catering cleanliness must always be consistent and high at all times.  

As Executive Head Housekeeper must have good communication skills with the ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines. You will possess excellent organisational skills and be able to delegate and manage employees effectively, always leading by example.  

You will be responsible for the cleanliness of all bedrooms, public spaces and associate areas across this 100-bed hotel and expected to manage and inspect the performance of the team whilst ensuring the condition of all furnishings, fittings and equipment are in good order.

Working alongside and reporting to a leading General Manager, you will be responsible for the overall day-to-day management of the Housekeeping Department of the hotel. You will ensure that the department runs smoothly and delivers the minimum standards set by the Company, therefore enabling a first-class service to guests at all times.  

You will need to be flexible with working hours to include evenings and weekends  

Required Skills:
  • Previous experience in a Senior Housekeeping role within a 4/5* property of at least 100 beds
  • Experienced in successfully managing a HK team with proven results
  • Lead from the front delivering the highest of standards & consistency
  • Able to prioritise workload and able to work within a busy environment
  • Strong work ethic, making sure that the guest experience is fulfilled with any reasonable request carried out quickly and to the highest standards.
  • Great attention to detail, taking pride in your performance and strive to provide the highest levels of cleanliness at all times
  • Passionate about hospitality, whilst delivering outstanding service
  • Experience of managing budgets and controlling costs to deliver agreed payroll and purchasing objectives
  • Ability to recruit, train, motivate and develop your team
  • Excellent knowledge of Health & Safety and current legislations
The Package / Benefits / Opportunities:
  • Competitive Salary depending on experience
  • Temp assistance with re-location/Live-in
  • Free membership to luxury leisure facilities
  • Personalised development and training plans
  • Free on-site parking
  • Discount on dining, accommodation & spa treatments for yourself, family & friends
  • 28 days holiday which increases with service
  • Free meals on duty 

James Webber Recruitment are acting as an employment agency in relation to this permanent vacancy.
James Webber Recruitment prides itself on providing the highest quality of hospitality candidates and due to the high volume of applicants, please note that we will only be in contact with you if your application is successful, however we will retain your details on file and advise you about future opportunities which may be suitable.
Your details will be treated in the strictest confidence as per GDPR guidelines and you can opt out at any time.
Job TypeClear
Sign in
Similar Jobs
Email Me Jobs Like This
Subscribed to similar jobs notifications

Operating from

  • Birmingham
  • Exeter
  • Salisbury
  • London

We use cookies to provide you with the best possible browsing experience on our website. You can find out more below.
Cookies are small text files that can be used by websites to make a user's experience more efficient. The law states that we can store cookies on your device if they are strictly necessary for the operation of this site. For all other types of cookies we need your permission. This site uses different types of cookies. Some cookies are placed by third party services that appear on our pages.
Necessary cookies help make a website usable by enabling basic functions like page navigation and access to secure areas of the website. The website cannot function properly without these cookies.
ResolutionUsed to ensure the correct version of the site is displayed to your device.
SessionUsed to track your user session on our website.

More Details