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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.

Housekeeping Supervisor

Permanent £22.5k + tips See More

A unique opportunity has arisen to join the team at the iconic Burgh Island Hotel as Housekeeping Supervisor.

Reporting to the Head Housekeeper, you’ll be responsible for ensuring that the highest standards of cleanliness and presentation are maintained in all guest bedrooms and public areas. You will also be responsible for ensuring budgeted costs are maintained and wastage reduced.

Duties include the preparation of rotas for the housekeeping department to ensure sufficient daily cover and ensuring that other housekeepers are aware of the hotel’s high standards.

You’ll also manage internal and external laundry, including regular stock takes and daily stock control, also ordering supplies such as toiletries and cleaning products and maintain departmental records.

Our Housekeeping Supervisor works closely with the reception and sales teams to ensure any special requirements, such as VIP guests, extra beds or cots are known and actioned.

You’ll also liaise with reception and maintenance to ensure that any repairs are reported and fixed as soon as possible.

And here’s a little bit about us…

Burgh Island Hotel is totally unique and beautifully eccentric.

Many of our talented team live and work in this beautiful location and, whilst we all work really hard, we also know the best ways to spend our free time.

From paddle boarding to kayaking and cosy nights at The Pilchard Inn to reading about our many famous guests, it’s definitely a lifestyle career at Burgh Island.

Vacancy Details

  • Job Type: Full-time
  • Job Hours: Permanent
  • Salary: £22,500 plus bonus scheme and tips

Benefits

  • Discounted or free food
  • Employee discount
  • On-site parking
  • Live in accommodation available (subject to availability)

Expected start date

  • Immediate
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