About the role

As our Housekeeping Supervisor, your role is essential in maintaining the highest of cleaning standards of Woodrow High House by ensuring daily housekeeping operations run smoothly. You are responsible for the overall cleanliness of the site’s buildings, and will lead, train and supervise your team in delivering an outstanding customer experience. This role is hands-on and will include oversight and management of the day to day housekeeping tasks; cleaning of the building’s communal areas, guest bedrooms and bathrooms; as well as preparation of bedrooms for arriving residential groups. The Housekeeping Supervisor will also be responsible for the ordering of laundry, equipment and cleaning materials.

This role plays a key part in the future success of Woodrow High House by providing first-class customer service experiences to our customers who will keep wanting to return. We are looking for someone enthusiastic, motivated, and customer focused. We expect you to bring your knowledge and experience of housekeeping services, practices and procedures; as well as excellent supervisory, organisational and customer service skills.

Key Information

Salary: £14,726 per annum

Hours: 30 hours per week

Leave: 31 days per annum (accrued pro-rata) + 8 bank holidays

Important dates and how to apply

Deadline for applications: 11.59pm on Sunday the 23rd February 2020

Read the full Job Description & Person Specification that outlines the expectations of this role in detail. If this sounds like you and you are interested, please ensure you meet the eligibility criteria before you apply.

To apply, submit all of the following via email to  woodrow.recruitment@londonyouth.org with the subject line Housekeeping Supervisor Application :

  • Your comprehensive CV
  • A covering letter (no more than 2 sides of A4) indicating how your experience meets the essential requirements of the Person Specification
  • Declaration of Criminal Convictions and Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form

Interviews: Applications will be considered upon receipt and only those that satisfy the criteria will be shortlisted and invited to interview. We are unable to respond to every application submitted – if you have not been invited to an interview within 5 working days of the deadline, please consider your application unsuccessful at this time.

If you would like to ask any questions about the role or process do feel free to ring 01494 433531 and ask for the Head of Centre, Asti.