Head House Keeper

Job Description

Cowley Manor is a 31 bedroom contemporary country house hotel and spa located in the glorious Cotswold countryside surrounded by 55 acres of parkland, woods and meadows. The gardens feature natural springs, lakes and Victorian cascades.

With emphasis on comfort, service and very few rules, Cowley Manor is the ideal place to relax, unwind and indulge in the heart of the British countryside.

We are now recruiting for a Head Housekeeper to join our busy team:

To maintain and increase the high standards of the Housekeeping operation at Cowley, ensuring that we offer the highest level of guest service at all times so that everyone who walks through the front door enters a clean and tidy hotel.

To be responsible for the smooth and efficient day to day running of the department with particular emphasis on standards of cleanliness and deep cleaning programmes.

To contribute to building and maintaining an effective and proud department that takes full responsibility of looking after and nurturing Cowley’s product. To assist in exceeding guest’s expectations whilst maximising revenue at all times. To ensure we always put our guests needs first by promoting a relaxed and friendly team environment.

You will need:

  • To ensure all 31 bedrooms have been cleaned and inspected to the highest standards
  • To ensure all toilets and public areas are clean to the highest standard by doing a walkabout each day to ensure all routines are being carried out
  • To ensure that the room attendants always carry out their daily task
  • Must attend all H & S, Fire and Food Safety Training as directed by designated Line Manager & ensure that your team attend training also.
  • To keep to a set budget


28 days holiday per annum
Discounted accommodation with competitive colleague rates at our other hotels
Excellent training and development opportunities within the hotel
Free meals on duty

Transport required

Job Type: Full-time

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