Housekeeping Team Leader (fixed-term)

Location: Woburn Forest Village - Bedfordshire

Hours of Work: Full-time

Salary/Hourly Rate: £9.35 per hour

Contract Type: Fixed Term/Temporary

Transport Provided: No

Closing date: 20 November 2018

Housekeeping Team Leader (fixed-term)

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 expectations. 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 supervise the smooth and efficient running of the cleaning operation for accommodation units and a team of Housekeeping Assistants.  You will provide training and development to all colleagues within the department to ensure the highest standards of cleanliness and hygiene are achieved on a daily basis. 

As Team Leader, you will assist with the organisation and allocation of duties, motivate and develop your team, monitor cleaning standards and ensure maximum security is maintained within the housekeeping department in relation to keys, stores, guests and company property at all times.

Good verbal and written communication skills are required, along with an organised and methodical approach to work.  The ideal candidate will be flexible and adaptable, have a motivational approach with their team and have previous supervisory experience. 


Please note this is a fixed-term contract until November 2019.

You will be contracted to work 145 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.

Your hours of work will be 8:30am – 4:30pm on Mondays and Fridays and 9am – 4:30pm all other days including every other weekend and public / bank holidays on a rota basis.


Essential requirements:

  • Previous supervisory experience
  • A motivational approach to colleagues and work
  • Flexible and adaptable approach
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Previous experience within the cleaning industry

Desirable requirements:

  • Supervisory experience of large teams

Closing date:  20 November 2018 at 12 Noon

Interviews to be 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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