Assistant Head Housekeeper Job

We have an exciting opportunity for an Assistant Head Housekeeper to join our client in a rural Shropshire location. You will receive a highly competitive salary depending on experience and be a member of a friendly close-knit team. Your own accommodation may also be available. We like to think we run an informal place for people who like to meet, eat, drink and talk in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere.

Our client's Housekeeping teams play a critical role in making sure our guests are wowed when they walk into this beautiful venue. For our client, cleanliness is key, and they look for Housekeepers that leave no pillow unturned, no drawer unchecked and no bed creased. As Assistant Head Housekeeper, you will be responsible for supporting the Head Housekeeper in recruiting, leading, training and motivating a talented team who will deliver fabulous service, putting our customers at the heart of everything they do.

As Assistant Head Housekeeper, you’ll have the opportunity to gain experience working across all areas of the house and will be key in supporting the Head Housekeeper.

Our Assistant Head Housekeeper will be involved in a range of duties including:

  • Motivational Leader who thrives under pressure

  • A spot the difference enthusiast – you can see something out of place as soon as you walk in the room

  • An understanding of delivering a fantastic first and last impression to the guest experience

  • To drive cleanliness standards across the house and cottages

  • Previous experience in a similar environment

  • To ensure that H&S compliance is followed

  • To be able to jump in and support your team at any time

  • Hands on approach…. This is no office job!

Assistant Head Housekeeper Skills and Qualifications:

  • Efficient multitasking and organizational skills

  • Strong interpersonal communication skills

  • Attention to detail

  • Customer service experience

  • Works Quickly

  • Physical Stamina

  • Flexible Schedule

  • Team Mentality

  • Leadership Skills

In return we offer:

  • Competitive salary

  • Pension

  • 10% discount on food

  • Working 5 out of 7 days including weekends.

  • 28 days holidays including bank holidays.

  • Potential to Live in rent free

  • Beautiful surrounds

Salary: £22,000 GPA

Start Date: Flexible

Job number: 107529

Responsible Consultant:  Diana Cheal. Contact -

Please note that it is a legal requirement of the role to have valid Right to Work in the UK and we are unable to accept any applications without this.