Job Posting: Housekeeper
Hours: Full Time
Working Pattern: Monday to Sunday, on rota basis, 5 days out of 7.
Location: Housekeeping Team, Main Hotel (Newmarket)
Bedford Lodge Hotel & Spa is an award-winning luxury guest destination nestled in an idyllic location and beautiful grounds. The only four star hotel in Newmarket, Bedford Lodge retains the charm and character of a Georgian country house yet offers the very best in modern comfort, cuisine, hospitality and luxury.
About the Team
Working within a highly luxurious four-star property means that every area must be kept to the highest standards of both presentation and cleanliness. The housekeeping and turndown assistants provide exceptional cleaning services with attention to the very finest details.
About the Position
We are looking for an experienced cleaning professional to support our Housekeeping Manager with general property and bedroom cleanliness.
The Housekeeper will be required to clean all areas of the hotel thoroughly, with the key aim of enhancing the customer experience by having excellent standards of cleanliness and room presentation.
Typically shifts commence at 6.30 a.m. or 9.30 a.m. and finish between 2.30 p.m. / 3.30 p.m. Hours will fluctuate according to demand (number of rooms requiring turnaround).
- Experience of cleaning with high attention to detail (desirable)
- Strong team player with good communication skills
- Ability to take direction and also to delegate (where appropriate)
- Flexible regarding availability and working hours
- Awareness of H&S and COSHH in relation to cleaning practices
Why Join our Team
A privately owned, independent hotel we have the opportunity to focus on what we do best – creating memorable moments for our guests and taking care of our staff as one big team.
We are all exceptionally proud to work here and of the work that we do.
Would you like to join a great team and feel the same?
What We Offer
- 28 days holiday per year (including bank holidays)
- Free cooked meals whilst on duty
- Free membership of The Health & Fitness Club
- 50% food discount at our award-winning Restaurant and Bar/Lounge
- 20% discount on treatments within “The Spa” at Bedford Lodge
- Industry relevant training, appropriate for your position/profession
- A team-based and highly supportive working environment
- A commitment to your professional development
How to apply for this role
Please complete our online questionnaire. You will have the opportunity to upload your CV as part of this process.