Hospitality and Catering

Housekeeping / Cleaner / Cleaning Operative

Up to £9.50 per hour

Job Title: Housekeeping

Location: The Victoria at Halkham, Wells-next-the-Sea

Salary: £9.50 per hour to applicants 18+

Job Type: Full Time, Permanent

The Company:

Our vision is to be the UK’s most pioneering and sustainable rural estate.

The Holkham Estate extends over 25,000 acres. The land and property-based activities include residential and commercial lettings, property development, arable and vegetable farming, forestry, country sports, an inn, a holiday park, beaches, car parks, admissions, cafes, shops, concerts and events.


​The role of the Housekeeping General Assistant is to provide a consistently high standard of customer service for customers throughout their visit to the Victoria. In a highly competitive sector where a great reputation and consistently high standards determine success, it is essential that the service, cleanliness and presentation of the Victoria is faultless. Attention to detail and an ability to work diligently will be essential.

You will be required to work to a weekly rota. As a Housekeeping General Assistant subject to performance, you will have the opportunity to develop skills in other departments and join an NVQ program for professional development should you wish to do so.

Key Duties:

  • To promote our visitor attractions and events
  • To be able to identify and set objectives for your own development
  • To be clear on what is expected of you and seek help from the Duty Manager or supervisor if you are not sure.
  • Assist in ensuring all EHO, Fire Regulations, Licensing and COSHH requirements and standards are met
  • To work efficiently, carrying out daily tasks to the required high standards
  • To ensure that you use the checklists relevant to your department

About you:

  • Initiative, energy, enthusiasm and persistence
  • Excellent communication skills
  • High standards of personal presentation
  • Attention to detail and a desire to get things right
  • Team player
  • Flexibility, a positive attitude and an ability to work calmly under pressure
  • A commitment to develop your understanding and to demonstrate the 5 Holkham Behaviours

Please click the APPLY button and you’ll be directed to the company site to find more detail and how to apply.

Candidates with experience or relevant job titles of; Housekeeper, Housekeeping Assistant, Home Cleaner, House Cleaning, Commercial Cleaning, Domestic Cleaning, Private Housekeeper will also be considered for this role.