Loughborough, Leicestershire
£9.06 - £10.06 per hour
Permanent, Part-time
Job description

Housekeeper

This vital role, working in small team, is responsible for catering and cleaning for our clients and their guests. You will greet their guests, prepare and serve wholesome meals as well as undertaking cleaning and laundry duties. You must be customer focussed, with great attention to detail and the ability to listen and empathise and make their partners, applicants and guests feel at ease.

Housekeeper Responsibilities:

- Welcoming guests, providing refreshments as required.
- Preparing and assisting with meals.
- Laundry and general cleaning of the accommodation block, offices and general areas.
- Checking menus and stocks of food and cleaning supplies, undertaking shopping as needed.

Housekeeper Requirements:

- Great communication skills and a talent for making people feel at ease.
- Ability to undertake some heavy / strenuous duties (e.g. cleaning the chalets).
- Ability to prepare and cook both hot and cold wholesome meals.

Ideally, you will have a basic food hygiene certificate, understanding of nutrition and special dietary needs and some knowledge of human physical disabilities. Along with great attention to detail, you will be flexible and adaptable, personable, approachable and highly committed. Most importantly, you will be passionate about the transformative impact that their assistance dogs provide to their beneficiaries.

The hours of work for this post are to provide cover during their onsite training courses, for approximately 30 weeks per year. During the onsite training courses, you would work 3 shifts per week, normally 7.15am – 10.45am and may include weekdays and weekends.

Please apply online with a CV together with any supporting documentation that demonstrates your suitability for the role.

Our client is a disability confident committed employer and welcome diversity, promote equality and welcome applications from all sections of the community.

About our client:

Our client is an assistance dog charity which transforms the lives of disabled people through partnership with their specially trained assistance dogs.

Location: Osgathorpe, Leicestershire

Job type: Part Time, Permanent, approximately 30 weeks per year. During the onsite training courses, you would work 3 shifts per week, normally 7.15am – 10.45am and may include weekdays and weekends.

Salary: £9.06 - £10.06 per hour depending on experience

Benefits: Pension Scheme, Annual Leave, wide range of discounts at high street shops

Closing date for applications: 16 February 2020
1st Interview: 27 February 2020
2nd Interview: 5 March 2020

You may have experience of the following: Housekeeping Assistant, Housekeeper, Housekeeping, Cleaner, Cleaning Assistant, Cleaning Operative, Hospitality Assistant etc

Ref: 91544

Posted on: 22 January 2020
Closed date: 16 February 2020
Job ref: 91544
Tags: Housing Management