Job offer in england Domestic Assistant at University of Kent

The Role

Would you like to join our professional Housekeeping team? They are responsible for ensuring our award winning accommodation, used by staff, students during term time and then conference guests and holiday makers in vacation periods are maintained to our high standards.

Your main duties will involve cleaning and servicing University communal and public areas including lecture rooms, bedrooms, offices, flats, toilets and houses to a high standard, whilst maintaining excellent customer service.

You will be responsible for reporting defects, damage or shortfalls in service standards to the Housekeeping Supervisor. Cleaning experience is essential and you must be a team worker with good communication skills. You must have a flexible approach to hours and areas of work when the business dictates.

The Person

As Domestic Assistant you will:

  • Enjoy working in a team that is part of an award winning department.
  • Providing the highest level of cleaning standards matched with great service will be your passion.
  • You will be working in a diverse environment that provides variety during the year as our operation moves from servicing student rooms to servicing the rooms of our summer conference guests.
  • The anticipated hours for this role will be 6:30-12.30 over five days.

Please refer to the attached job description for a full list of duties.

The Department

Kent Hospitality provides housekeeping, catering, bar, reception, conference and events services.

The department manages student accommodation on the Canterbury and Medway campuses for over 6,500 students.

We have been awarded Gold status by Investors in People since 2010, attributable to our committed staff delivering outstanding customer service with passion, pride and professionalism.

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Further Information

Closing date for applications: 4 September 2017

Interviews are expected to be held: tbc

Please click on the apply button below to view the full job description and also to apply. If you require further information regarding the application process please contact

Please note – applications must be made via the University’s online application system, we do not require a CV. CVs or details sent directly to the department or via email cannot be considered.

No agencies, thank you.