Housekeeper Job Description

Role: Housekeeper
Location: London

Job Type: Full-time; Permanent

The Role

We are looking for a housekeeper to join our team. You’ll help to ensure our communal areas are sparkling and clean, so that our students can enjoy their home in comfort. 

You’ll get the opportunity to meet lots of different people and your customer service will make a huge difference to both those who stay with us and to our company. You’ll also get the opportunity to learn new skills, with access to our award-winning learning platform.

Key responsibilities:

  • Perform a variety of cleaning activities such as sweeping, mopping, dusting and polishing
  • Ensure all rooms are cared for and inspected according to standards
  • Protect equipment and make sure there are no inadequacies
  • Clean metal fixtures and fittings
  • Empty and clean trash containers
  • Dispose of trash in a sanitary manner
  • Maintain all cleaning equipment and materials in a safe and sanitary working condition
  • Monitor and report necessary domestic repairs and replacements

Person specification:

  • Knowledge of and experience in Cleaning and Sanitising rooms to varying levels to meet requirements
  • Integrity and Honesty
  • Willingness to Learn new cleaning methods and how to use various pieces of equipment
  • Physical stamina and mobility including ability to reach, kneel and bend

Desirable skills / expertise:

  • Ability to Adapt to Different Situations
  • Listening Skills
  • Good Customer Service skills
  • Organisational skills
  • Attention to detail