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Housekeeping Assistant. New rate of pay – Thanet

Posted: 24/04/2017
Contract: Variable Hours and Seasonal
Department: Housekeeping
Location: Thanet Well Country Park

Key responsibilities

  • As part of a team to assist in the cleaning and presentation of caravans and company premises
  • Maintain the cleanliness and presentation of all rental fleet and accommodation, stock caravans and company premises to the highest standard
  • Interior and exterior valeting of caravans
  • Checking contents inventories and replenish as required
  • Liaise regarding housekeeping needs, on a daily basis, with other departments
  • To ensure the cleanliness and presentation of the parks’ buildings and caravans to the highest standards

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Please tell us why you feel particularly suited to the role, outlining your skills and achievements to date and how they would be beneficial to Darwin Escapes
Please tell us your work availability, eg Monday to Friday 9am - 5pm or eg Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday 9am to 9pm
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We are an equal opportunity employer. The aim of our policy is to ensure that no job applicant or employee receives less favourable treatment on the grounds of race, colour, creed, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religious belief, political opinion or affiliation, sex, marital status, sexual orientation, age or disability, or is disadvantaged by conditions or requirements which cannot be shown to be justifiable.

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Job Description

Housekeeping Assistant required to join our housekeeping team at our five star park, in Thanet Well.

The successful candidate will assist in the cleaning and presentation of it’s rental holiday homes and company premises in line with the company’s high standards. We are looking for people who are determined and motivated and help provide memorable experience for our guest.

This role is ideal for candidates searching for housekeeping jobs within a commutable distance of Penrith.

Outline of Duties:
  • maintain the cleanliness and presentation of all rental fleet and company premises to the highest standard.
  • Assisting the Head Housekeeper
  • Assist with delivery/collection and make up laundry
  • checking inventories and replenishing as required.
  • Checking cleanliness of lodges.
  • Collecting and returning dirty laundry.
  • reporting of lost and found property.

What you will need:
  • You will have similar previous experience.
  • Excellent Customer Care to ensure high standards.
  • Full UK Licence essential in order to drive the company buggies
  • Strong communication skills.
  • Positive attitude with willingness to learn.

What we offer:
  • Darwin Academy job specific training, to include customer service, COSHH, health & safety, manual handling, etc.
  • hourly rate of pay.
  • uniform.
  • Discount in company restaurants and facilities.
  • This is a part time 16 hours Working Tues/Wed/Thurs or sun depending on when needed.
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