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3 x Live-out Housekeepers

Oxfordshire, Abington, Salary £50,000 per annum

EHS #6779

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We are searching for a team of 3 Housekeepers for a new property close to Abingdon in Oxfordshire.

The Housekeeper will be responsible for the housework within assigned estates and report to the Estate Services Manager.  The candidates will be responsible for maintaining the highest quality cleaning services and ensure that principals’ residence and all other properties meet the highest standards of cleanliness possible. 

Primary Responsibilities/Duties:

  • Provide cleaning services for the properties according to established standards
  • Attend to assigned daily special projects immediately and complete them in a timely manner
  • Make beds throughout the properties according to established procedures, remove and replace any soiled items, and change bed linens according to established standards and schedules
  • Clean all bathrooms according to specified standards including Ofuro tubs, showers, and toilets
  • Mop wood floors daily according to approved procedure using only approved cleaning products
  • Clean woodwork, sliding doors (tracks) and baseboards daily using only approved cleaning procedure and product
  • Report all damages or stains immediately to Estate Services Manager
  • Maintain cleanliness in all hallways and stairways in main residence and all properties
  • Dust all furniture and fixtures throughout the properties according to established standards
  • Pay attention to the careful handling of all artwork
  • Clean and polish all mirrors, chrome and other hard surfaces daily using only approved cleaning products
  • Check all drawers for orderliness and cleanliness
  • Ensure that sliding doors are in the appropriate positions, opened or closed as per principals’ preference
  • Ensure that sliding doors are spot free
  • Maintain cleanliness of principal’s refrigerators and restock as needed; check daily
  • Maintain personal supply bag - Restock supplies and linen daily according to established procedures
  • Maintain cleanliness of personal vacuum cleaner daily
  • Other duties as assigned by Estate Services Manager and/or Housekeeping Supervisor

Job Requirements:

  • Personable and hardworking
  • Able to work under pressure
  • Must possess full, clean Driving License and own car
  • Personal vehicle use is required to travel between property locations.  Mileage reimbursement through the client
  • Must be able to work flexible shifts of morning and evenings along with weekends and holidays
  • The ability to travel with the principal is a bonus but not essential
  • Must have good organization skills
  • Must be able to work independently and as part of a team
  • Must be able to prioritize and handle multiple tasks demonstrating good time management
  • Familiarity with cleaning standards
  • High energy level and stamina along with the ability to exhibit attention to details is a must

Working days/hours: 5 days per week, 8 hours per day on a rota but must be flexible

Salary: £50,000 gross per annum

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3 x Live-out Housekeepers

EHS #6779

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