Housekeeping supervisor

We are looking for a Housekeeping Supervisor at Watergate Bay Hotel. The postholder will assist in managing the Housekeeping team to ensure all areas are kept to the required quality and standard of operation and that guests are made as comfortable and welcome as possible.

The role

Job title
Housekeeping supervisor

Watergate Bay

Full time

£8.45 per hour

Job type

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What you will be doing on a weekly basis:

To prepare and carry out all cleaning schedules for all areas of responsibility

To monitor contract cleaning (ie windows etc) and ensure it is carried out to the required standard. When the Housekeeper is absent from their duty.

To plan team member rotas according to the business needs and to ensure maximum efficiency is achieved and maintained when the Housekeeper is absent from duty.

To ensure that all products and equipment are stored correctly.

To supervise and monitor laundry control

To train all new team members and carry out coaching/corrective training in an existing team when the Housekeeper is absent from their duty.

To ensure all team members fully understand all legal and policy issues for the company.

To carry out daily checks on all the rooms, linen rooms / service cupboards, public areas and to follow through any issues arising from them

To ensure that all equipment is kept in good working order and any faults are reported to maintenance

To follow all health and safety, manual handling and COSHH regulations.

To ensure that maximum efficiency is achieved through teamwork.

Ensure company standards are maintained e.g. Uniform, rules and reg’s

Ensure all staff are aware of health and safety and report any dangers

Be aware of fire procedures and be able to implement them in case of alarm activating

What you offer:

Previous experience within Housekeeping

Experience within a customer service focused environment

Must have a dedication to high standards and excellent eye for attention to detail

Hospitality Experience

Good attention to detail


Why you should choose Watergate Bay

Watergate Bay Hotel is a relaxed professional place to work in a beautiful location right on the beach

Excellent career prospects in an ever expanding organisation.

Special rates for you and your friends & family to stay at Watergate Bay Hotel

Staff discounts on treatments in Swim Club

Discounts for you and your friends & family at Zacry’s, The Beach Hut, Living Space, Watchful Mary and Fifteen Cornwall

Staff discounts at Shop on the Beach and other partner businesses

Free surf lessons and free use of surfboards and wetsuits from the Extreme Academy

Social events throughout the year