Housekeeping Assistant Team Leader

Location: Whinfell Forest Village - Cumbria

Hours of Work: Part-time

Salary/Hourly Rate: £8.41 per hour

Contract Type: Flexible hours over a 4 - week period

Transport Provided: No

Closing date: 20 November 2018

Housekeeping Assistant Team Leader

We’re a thriving team passionate about working together to deliver excellence, all in a natural forest environment.

Join the UK’s number one short break destination. We are proud to have more than 7,000 team members across five Center Parcs Villages and Head Office, working to create memorable experiences for families in beautiful forest locations.


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.


  • Annual profit share/management bonus
  • Staff Reward Scheme
  • Free use of leisure facilities
  • Discounted Center Parcs breaks
  • 20% discount in restaurant and retail outlets


In this role you will support our Housekeeping Team Leader to ensure the smooth and efficient running of the cleaning operation.  Good verbal and written communication skills will be required, along with an organised and methodical approach to work. 

You will undertake regular cleaning duties, whilst also assisting with the supervision of a team.  Responsibilities will include:

  • Assisting with training and development requirements for the team
  • Supporting with sickness and absence management
  • Ensuring high standards of cleanliness are maintained by completing audits
  • Taking charge of the team in the absence of the Housekeeping Team Leader


You will be contracted to work 64 hours per 4 week period on a flexible basis. This means that your hours and days of work could vary each week, but you will always receive at least your contracted hours each period.

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


Essential requirements:

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • An organised and methodical approach to work
  • Previous supervisory experience

Desirable requirements:

  • Previous experience within the cleaning industry

Closing date:  20 November 2018 at 12 Noon

Interviews to be held: 26 November 2018

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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