Careers & Jobs In Devon

Burgh Island Hotel is a bucket list destination for many, but what is Island life really like? We’re totally unique, beautifully eccentric, we love creating memorable experiences, and we also remain a little bit of a mystery! Above all, we are here for our guests and we thrive on delivering the best service possible. If our description and your description match, a future at Burgh Island could be in the offing.

Many of our talented team live and work in this beautiful location and, whilst we all work really hard, we also know the very best ways to spend our free time. From paddle boarding to kayaking and from cosy nights in The Pilchard to reading up about our many famous historical guests, it’s definitely a lifestyle career at Burgh. Browse our current hospitality job vacancies from chef jobs to hotel jobs.


Full-time, Permanent £21,000 See More

The Iconic Burgh Island Hotel is looking for a Housekeeping Assistant to join our team. Being situated on it’s own private island, it is an incredible opportunity to be part of.


Job duties include:

  • Cleaning public areas and/or a set number of guest rooms each day to laid out high hygiene standards
  • Working closely with reception to ensure the correct provision of guest amenities in each bedroom prior to the guests’ arrival
  • Carry out deep cleaning duties in the hotel and other staff housing facilities as required
  • Carrying out guest requests such as extra beds, pillows, bathroom supplies
  • Liaising with reception and maintenance to ensure any repairs are reported and fixed as soon as possible
  • Carry out turndown service as required
  • Ensuring rooms are maintained to the required standards of cleanliness and repair
  • Shared Accommodation Available



• 8 hour shift
• Day shift
• Monday to Friday
• Overtime
• Weekend availability


Supplemental pay types:

• Bonus scheme
• Tips

Vacancy Details

  • Job Type: Housekeeper
  • Job Hours: Full-time, Permanent
  • Salary: £21,000.00-£22,350.00 per year



• Company events

• Discounted or free food

• Employee discount

• Free parking

• On-site parking

Expected start date

  • Immediate
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