Head Housekeeper Required for 4* Gold Guesthouse Castle B&B

Benderloch, Oban
£9 per hour
06 Feb 2018
10 Mar 2018
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We are seeking a new Full Time Head Housekeeper for our well-established 4* Gold Guesthouse B&B with six-bedrooms in Benderloch, just outside of Oban. The role is from March-November and also a couple of weeks in December. The rate of pay is competitive depending on experience.

The role mainly consists of housekeeping guest/public rooms, however we also require assistance towards the end of our breakfast service with serving/clearing tables. We are a small team consisting of two couples, to complete the team we are looking for one head housekeeper (25 hours per week)


· Exceptional attention to detail to maintain the highest standards

· Due to the style of the building, we would require someone physically fit to be considered for this role

· Consistent with good listening skills and willing to learn  

· Ability to work under pressure with a pro-active approach 

· Full commitment to the role 

· Excellent communicator and team player 

· Candidates should preferably have experience within 4*+ housekeeping or at least have experience within the hospitality industry

· Have good basic common sense and a mature attitude to work 

· Happy to work alone and as part of a team 

· Be willing to learn new skills and develop your knowledge 

· Presentation standards are to be at a very high standard


Candidate responsibilities: 

· Clean and prepare guestrooms, bathrooms and public areas for current and arriving residents 

· Assist with laundry/linen distribution to rooms 

· Assist with serving breakfast/clearing tables before check-out 

· Stock up housekeeping cupboards – this will be the head housekeeper whom solely is responsible for re-stocking


· Working within a historical building 

· Extra hours are provided for weddings where longer days are expected

· Shared tips

· Enrollment within company pension scheme

· Working within a small and close-knit team 

If you are interested, please send your CV along with a photo to be considered for the role. Applications will close by the end of this month.