Seasonal Housekeepers - Edinburgh Metro and Edinburgh Haddington Place

Hostelling Scotland
£15,000 - £19,999
11 Jun 2018
15 Jun 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Position: Seasonal Housekeepers

Location: Edinburgh Metro and Edinburgh Haddington Place

Contract: Fixed term

Job Reference:

EMTR10618 (Edinburgh Metro): from 09/Jul/18 until 29/Aug/18

EHDP10718 (Edinburgh Haddington Place) : from 09/Jul/18 until 04/Sep/18

Hours per week: 40 hours

Salary: £7.83 per hour

Accommodation: This is a live-out position.

We are currently seeking self-motivated and enthusiastic individuals with commitment to provide an excellent customer service to join our teams at our Edinburgh Metro and Edinburgh Haddington Place Youth Hostels.

You will maintain the overall cleanliness of the guest rooms to a high standard by thoroughly cleaning all assigned areas including public areas on a daily basis, performing deep cleaning projects as assigned, general housekeeping and also to assist other departments undertaking various general hostel duties as and when required.

You will have high standard of housekeeping skills, keen attention to details, and ability to work unsupervised using your own initiatives. Previous cleaning/ housekeeping experience, preferably in similar hospitality surroundings would be an advantage.

Please note that the role involves physical activities such as bed making on upper and lower bunk beds, including stripping and turning beds on a daily basis and requires flexibility to work on weekends.

Additional information:

Please note that a successful candidate is required to provide satisfactory reference and to apply for a Basic Disclosure before they can commence their employment.

How to apply:

Please visit our website for further information and to download an application form, or to learn about how we process applicants’ personal information.

If you think you have the skills and experience to match our requirements please forward your application with covering letter to General Manager, c/o Edinburgh Central Youth Hostel, 9 Haddington Place, Edinburgh, EH7 4AL.

About Hostelling Scotland:

Hostelling Scotland is a self-funding charity operating a network of over 60 exceptional youth and affiliate hostels for the benefit of all those wishing to learn and experience what Scotland has to offer. Our unique sites provide affordable, comfortable, safe and quality-assured accommodation with a warm friendly welcome, local knowledge, activities and services for guests travelling around Scotland.

Please note Hostelling Scotland operates a policy where only successful applicants will be contacted. If you do not hear from us within two weeks of your application you have not been shortlisted on this occasion.

Hostelling Scotland has a commitment to Equal Opportunities and Diversity

Scottish Youth Hostels Association (trading as Hostelling Scotland) is a registered Scottish charity, No. SC013138 and a company limited by guarantee, registered in Scotland, No. SC310841, Registered Office 7 Glebe Crescent, Stirling FK8 2JA.