Housekeeper

  • Job Reference: MD429
  • Date Posted: 20 July 2021
  • Recruiter: HomeOrganisers Ltd
  • Location: Basingstoke, Hampshire
  • Salary: £28,000 to £32,000
  • Sector: Domestic
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Job Description for a Daily Housekeeper based Nr Basingstoke in Hampshire

Position: Permanent

Job Reference: MD429

Job Title: Housekeeper

Location: Nr Basingstoke in Hampshire

Number of Children: None

Pets: None

Salary: £28,000 to £32,000 gross per annum

Holiday: Statutory

Start Date: ASAP

Hours Required: 5 days per week 9am to 5pm when there no guests staying. Although the position will require a five-day week, longer hours/weeks and some weekends will be required when guests are in residence. This will be paid back in Lieu

Driver: Yes, and must have own car

Summary:

A hands-on, self-motivated, responsible, and experienced Housekeeper is required for an exclusive commercially let eleven-bedroom country house near Basingstoke in North Hampshire.

The Housekeeper will be working in a small team and will be responsible for maintaining and caring for the property to be ready at any time when guests arrive. This will include the day-to-day cleaning, managing the laundry and guiding the casual staff. We require someone who has an excellent knowledge of cleaning products, cleaning materials and experience dealing with antique furniture.

The house is not always occupied with guests staying and during the quiet times, the candidate should be self-motivated, well organised and will be expected to assist the Senior House Manager with the training of part time/seasonal staff in preparation for guest stays.

Duties include:

  • Ensuring the property is kept organised, clean and tidy.
  • Keeping on top of the laundry, ironing and guest laundry.
  • Dealing with tradesmen and overseeing their work where necessary.
  • Caring for antiques and silverware.
  • Assisting the Senior House Manager with staff training.
  • Occasional front of house duties.
  • Flower arranging.

HomeOrganisers Ltd acting as an Employment Agency for this permanent position. Along with your CV, you must also have an up to date DBS or be willing to obtain, along with a minimum of 2 last / current employer professional referees that are immediately contactable.

Apply for this job Please quote job reference number MD429