Head Housekeeper job Merseyside
(45131) An old client of Greycoat Lumleys North of England is offering a wonderful opportunity for a Head Housekeeper to join their household team in the private residence in Merseyside.
This is a busy and fast-moving household, doing a great deal of entertaining on both a formal and informal basis and you will be part of the team providing a warm welcome for the families’ guests.
Applicants should have an easy-going yet professional disposition and be dedicated to high standards at all times. Complete confidentiality and attention to detail is essential. To be a good fit for their long-standing team, you must have a good sense of humour, be approachable yet highly professional and thoroughly organised at all times.
Their housekeepers undertake general cleaning duties, including the handling of antiques and precious objects. Ideal candidates will have previous housekeeping and management experience but experience of handling precious objects is not essential as full training will be provided, however you must be comfortable handing these items and be very conscientious.
Full housekeeping and laundry duties
Management of small housekeeping team
Washing, ironing, mending of clothing
Packing and unpacking of suitcases
Purchasing and maintaining stock levels of housekeeping items
Breakfast in bed and turndown as and when required
Shared responsibility for household security
Key qualifying criteria
Previous experience in a housekeeping role, ideally within a private residence
Absolute discretion and confidentiality
Meticulous housekeeping skills
Excellent attention to detail
Previous experience managing staff
Strong spoken level of English
Be fit and energetic
Flexible approach to work
Supporting references are essential
Full-time based on an average of 40 hours per week
This is a daily position although accommodation could be provided for the right candidate
£neg dep on experience
Laura Harrall North of England Office 01298 600 414 email@example.com
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