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Lakelovers Housekeeping Co-ordinator

Full & Part Time Positions Available
Lakelovers are currently recruiting for an enthusiastic, organised and customer–orientated Housekeeping Co-ordinator who has excellent planning abilities to support the housekeeping manager with the supervising and arranging of cleaning schedules for our quality holiday cottages throughout the Lake District.

Working for one of the Lake District’s leading holiday accommodation providers in either our Keswick or Windermere offices, the housekeeping co-ordinator will play an integral role in ensuring our quality holiday properties are serviced and cleaned in readiness for arrivals. You will liaise closely with our property owners and holidaymakers as well as our service teams, suppliers and of course, our dedicated cleaners to ensure any issues are swiftly identified and rectified in order for our excellent standards of presentation to be met at all times.
*Regular property checks and accurate recording of findings

*Collation of good housekeeping reports

*Planning and arranging the weekly cleaning rota

*Updating housekeeping administration

*Monitoring and recording deliveries, inventory items and stock control

*Assisting with the cleaning of properties from time to time
*You are a disciplined, results orientated individual with a methodical approach to your workload

*You deliver excellent customer service

*You have excellent verbal and written communication

*You have the ability to plan your work appropriately to meet business demand

*You have a keen eye for detail

*You work well on your own initiative but equally well as part of a busy team

*Experience in supervising people is desirable

*You have a good knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Word and Outlook

*A full, clean driving licence as travel will be required

*You have a flexible attitude to working hours and are available to work every Saturday

To apply for this position please forward your CV along with a covering letter specifying Full or Part Time to Joanne Melling.

Job Title: Maintenance Operative – Full / Part Time Position Available

Reporting to: Maintenance Manager

£18,000.00 Per annum (Pro-rota) Plus Call Outs

We require an enthusiastic and handy person with good local knowledge of the South Lakes area to join our team, attending to holiday cottage property maintenance repairs, refurbishment and a whole host of other property services.

Applicants should ideally have previous experience of building services maintenance and should be able to work on own initiative with minimum supervision, be self-motivated and have the ability to work as part of a team. Driving licence essential.

The position will be based at our Windermere Maintenance office – covering the South lakes area and undertake general maintenance and repairs to Holiday Cottages covering the south lakes as requested by the Maintenance Manager.

Working as part of a 7 day a week rota to which includes weekends and work emergency on call service covering the South Lakes area for which additional payment will be made.

Is this you?

If you are hands on, handy with a screw driver, like property and people then this could be just the job for you. It’s a very varied role – we never know what problem we will get when we pick up the phone (!) – but one of utmost importance for the business in maintaining the high standards our property owners and customers are familiar with. We pride ourselves on excellent customer service and attention to detail and this role is the foundation for those values.

You’ll need to be smart and personable, reliable, flexible, perceptive, discrete, diplomatic, driven and able to deal with all types of people and situations.

In the first instance please send CV with covering letter to Lee Walker

Weekend Self-Employed Cleaners

Self-employed cottage cleaners required – Experience is preferred although full training will be provided.
Applicants must be physically fit and work to a high standard.
Own transport essential due to remote location of some of our properties.

In the first instance please send your CV and covering letter to

Weekend Employed Cleaners

£8.00 per Hour plus Mileage Allowance

Employed cleaners required – Experience is preferred although full training will be provided.
Applicants must be physically fit and work to a high standard.
Own transport essential due to remote location of some of our properties.

Fridays and Saturdays – Work may also available on other days of the week.
Average hours of work 10am-3pm/4pm.
Starting rate £8 p/h on an employed basis.
Holiday pay entitlement, mileage allowance paid.

In the first instance please email

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