Head Housekeeper

Full time , Permanent , Cranfield £26,000 to £28,000 per annum Ref No: IPRS6372

Our client has a vacancy for a talented Head Housekeeper professional to join this first class organisation; a renowned top quality Hotel, Conference & Training Centre. The role offers a fantastic working environment supporting a good work life balance philosophy; this environment also drives a solid ethos of training and development for all team members. Ideally from a minimum 4 star background - this role will suit an established Head Housekeeper but may also appeal to a top quality Assistant Head Housekeeper looking to step up. Joining the established dynamic management team your role will include: • Ensure a first class level of customer service • To ensure all standards are achieved across the business • To mentor and develop the team to ensure they reach their potential and help progress them in their roles • To maximise profitability of the business • Assist in the effective day to day management of all housekeeping people, services and products • To assist and liaise with all other departments to help ensure all procedures are maintained throughout the business Experienced within the management and supervision of Housekeeping operations, the ideal candidate will be a self-motivated and standards driven individual with a strong skillset incorporating: • A professional and business-like approach • Immaculate personal presentation befitting of the organisation • Standards and customer care centric • Outstanding eye for detail and the ability to motivate team members to achieve agreed required results • Motivational & supportive management style with the ability to inspire and influence team to achieve their full potential • Determination to succeed • Strong effective communication skills • Excellent organisational skills, ability to meet set deadlines • Approachable and cheerful personality with can do attitude and ability to resolve problems at the required level • Good computing/administration skills • Good knowledge and experience ideally including COSHH, risk assessments, manual handling, pest control, legionella programmes, fire prevention schedules The basic hours of work are 37 hours per week working 5 days out of 7 straight shifts on a rota basis. Uniform and meals on duty are provided. Due to the large number of responses we receive it is not always possible to respond to every application. We will only contact those candidates short-listed for this role. If you have not heard from us within 7 days please assume you have been unsuccessful on this occasion. If you wish to apply for further roles please do so. We will retain your details on file and contact you should a suitable vacancy become available.

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