Location: Woburn Forest Village - Bedfordshire

Hours of Work: Various Hours Available, Part-Time, Full-Time

Salary/Hourly Rate: £9.07 per hour rising to £9.98 per hour for hours worked between midnight and 7am

Contract Type: Flexible hours over a 4 - week period

Transport Provided: No

Closing date: 26 October 2021


At Center Parcs all our accommodation has been designed and built to the highest standards, so we need a team to uphold these standards and exceed guest expectation. Our Housekeeping team is responsible for maintaining more than 700 units of accommodation; from apartments and penthouses to Lodges and Treehouses, and for looking after our public areas and office spaces, so no two days are the same. That’s why it’s the largest team on each Village.

Join our Housekeeping team today and ensure families can enjoy quality time together in the comfort of their accommodation.

CLEANER - PUBLIC AREAS | £9.07 per hour rising to £9.98 per hour for hours worked between midnight and 7am

We are currently recruiting for Housekeepers / Cleaners to join our fast-paced General Areas team.

You will be responsible for the cleanliness of all guest and colleague facilities including restaurants, shops, changing facilities, walkways, passages and office buildings.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Vacuuming carpet areas and damp cleaning hard floor areas using cleaning machinery including floor buffers and carpet cleaners
  • Cleaning sinks, wash basins, toilets and tiles
  • Dusting radiators, ledges, walls and surfaces
  • Ensuring all chemicals are used and stored safely according to COSHH regulations


We have various contracts available, you will be contracted to work either 80, 90, 120 or 160 hours per 4-week period on a flexible basis. This means that your days and hours of work could vary each week, but you will always receive at least your contracted hours each period.

All rotas are on a 7 days rolling rota, including weekend on/off patterns.

Please state which team you would like to be considered for in your application:

Early Morning Team is 80 hours per 4-week period and shifts will be 6:00am - 10:00am. 

Daytime Patrol Team is either 90 or 120 hours per 4-week period, with a week of 'earlies', 8:00am - 4:00pm, followed by a week of 'lates', 4:00pm - 10:00pm.

Late Evenings Team is 80 hours per 4-week period and shifts will be 9:00pm - 1:00am

Overnight Team is 160 hours per 4-week period and shifts will be 9:00pm - 9:00am.

As our village is open 365 days of the year, your working hours will include weekends, public / bank holidays and during Christmas and / or New Year on a rota basis.


Essential requirements:

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • An eye for detail
  • The confidence to work independently

Desirable requirements:

  • Previous experience within the cleaning industry


Center Parcs is a fantastic place to work and the benefits are as impressive as they are unique. Here are just a few:

  • Management/Colleague Bonus Scheme
  • Pension Scheme with Life Assurance
  • Colleague Recognition and Reward Scheme – offering a choice of Center Parcs and High Street vouchers
  • Free use of our leisure facilities
  • Discounted Center Parcs breaks
  • 20% discount in our restaurant and retail outlets
  • Access to Perks at Work Portal - offering a wide range of retail and leisure discounts
  • An Employee Assistance Program - providing support on financial, health and legal matters
  • Excellent opportunities for career development and progression with the opportunity to gain externally recognised qualifications

If this sounds like your ideal job, then we’d love to see your application.

Closing date: 26 October 2021 at 12 Noon

Interviews to be held: Interviews held weekly

Please note this vacancy may close at any time once sufficient applications have been received. Early submission of your application is therefore encouraged.

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Our colleagues work together to make sure guests have a memorable and safe short break. We are committed to ensuring a safe and secure environment for our teams. Throughout the pandemic Center Parcs have adapted in line with Government guidance and we are doing everything we can to ensure our colleagues feel safe at work by focusing on additional training, health and well-being, hygiene and PPE.

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