Deputy Head Housekeeper

The Wild Boar Inn, Windermere Housekeeping

10 Feb 2020

The Wild Boar Inn, Windermere



Full Time


The Wild Boar Inn Grill & Smokehouse is a five star traditional coaching Inn, with an award-winning restaurant, exceptional standard of service and a warm, friendly atmosphere.

Responsibilities for a Deputy Head housekeeper

Assist the Head Housekeeper in overseeing a small team of Room Attendants, liaising with all departments within the Inn.

  • Maintain outstanding housekeeping standards in guest bedrooms and common areas
  • Attend to guest requirements and requests
  • Supervise Room Attendants and linen porterage
  • Plan and Allocate team workloads
  • Supervise Spring Cleaning and other specialised tasks
  • Maintain accurate records of stock, room standards, service recovery, cleaning schedules and training

Requirements for a Deputy Head housekeeper

  • Friendly, outgoing and motivated to go the extra mile for guests and colleagues
  • Excellent personal appearance and hygiene standards
  • Inspirational leadership and supervisory skills
  • Great attention to detail
  • Knowledge of industry related regulations
  • Willing to adopt a hands on approach to cover sickness/holiday

All applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK. Documented evidence of eligibility and I.D. will be required from candidates at interview as part of our standard recruitment process.