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Head Housekeeper - Luxury Estate

£20000 - £30000 Highlands & Islands Ref: GR96952

Outstanding opportunity for a dedicated and talented Head Housekeeper, to work at a truly stunning sporting estate in the Scottish Highlands. Situated in a beautiful and idyllic spot, this fantastic destination is undergoing extensive development in order to transform it into one of the countries most exclusive private members clubs.
The Benefits…

Highly competitive salary 
Opportunity to work in a gorgeous part of Scotland
Accommodation provided

The Destination…
Located against the backdrop of the glorious Highland landscape, the estate offers a variety of accommodation for guests, whether it be a peaceful getaway for two or exclusive use of the lodge, house or cottages.  A dream for the outdoor sportsperson, it is renowned for the variety of shooting and fishing activities available.
The Job and You!
You will report directly to house manager and estate proprietors, with key responsibilities including:-

Ensuring cleanliness of all guest bedrooms, public areas and back of house, across all properties including lodge, house and cottages,
Recruitment, training and development of housekeeping team,
Rota compilation,
Stock control and inventory,
Attending to guest needs and requirements

 
As Head Housekeeper, you will be required to work alongside all other members of the estate team in both a professional, polite and friendly manner. As an individual, you should have an immaculate appearance and excellent communication skills, with an ability to adapt to guests from different backgrounds. Very much a hands-on role but with discretion required at all times.
To be considered, prospective Head Housekeepers must have experience and knowledge of working within a private household, estate or luxury hotel setting.
Due to the idyllic yet rural location of property, candidates would be advised to have access to their own transport. Accommodation is provided within the estate if required. Working week is 5/7 days, approx. 40 - 50 hours per week, business dependant.
To Apply
Please forward an up-to-date CV. Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK and provide evidence of such upon request. Applicants will also be required to provide contact details for suitable references.

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