H-105 Apprentice Housekeeper with James' Places at the Waddington Arms in Clitheroe

Job type Apprenticeship
Contract Type Apprenticeship
Positions Available 1
Salary Minimum of £3.40 per hour, depending on age and prior experience. Wage is negotiable at interview.
Reference Code H-105
Hours Per Week Up to 40 hours per week on a rota basis. Will include weekends.
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Job Description

We are looking for a willing, hardworking person to work as part of the team and gain experience in all aspects of housekeeping, including cleaning, kitchen and laundry.

As part of our friendly team, you will be responsible to the Head Housekeeper.

Main Duties

To ensure that all customers are greeted using a positive and courteous approach, delivering excellent customer service at all times.

Fulfill all reasonable requests from guests, to ensure their comfort and safety.

Maintain high standards of cleanliness and presentation in all back-of-house area and customer areas.

Service all bedrooms and corridors & public areas in line with company policy and standard operating procedures

Create and work to daily job lists from the room status list, arrivals and departures list

Complete all periodical tasks as directed by Head of Department/Manager

Store all laundry in line with company policy and complete the required documentation

Maintain the stocking levels and security of all consumables/resources and equipment

Report any maintenance issues immediately to the Head Housekeeper

Always adhere to all company policies and procedures and licensing laws

Welcome and embrace change with a positive attitude

Keep up to date with current promotions and hotel pricing, to provide information to guests on request while maximising bedroom sales opportunities

Maintain personal knowledge by completing in house training and any external training the company feels is beneficial

Be involved in and contribute at team meetings






Person Specification

Skills required

Good communication and customer service skills

Able to work under pressure and multi task

Good organisational skills

Ability to follow instructions

Attention to detail

Personal Qualities

Flexible approach to work





Clean and tidy appearance


Team player


No formal qualifications required, however applicants will undertake a college initial assessment in Maths and English.

Other Information

Apprenticeship or Advanced Apprenticeship

Intermediate Apprenticeship – Level 2 Housekeeping

Proposed Duration

12-18 months

Training to be Provided

NVQ Level 2 Housekeeping

Future Prospects

To develop and grow with this company, could lead to pay increase and promotion.


Paul Maguire/Jane Taylor

01254 292262


Employer website

James' Places

Local Transport Information

£30.00 (15/16) Transdev Lancashire United bus pass per term is available for 16-18 year old apprentices to help towards travel costs.

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