Head of Housekeeping - Petworth

Ref: 300 Date Posted: Monday 08 Aug 2022
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Futures Recruitment is working with a prestigious care home based in Petworth, which is looking to recruit a Head of Housekeeping to join their team.

About our client

In the West Sussex Countryside, overlooking the South Downs and just minutes away from the town of Petworth. A perfect sanctuary if you are looking for somewhere that will make you feel special, looked after and cared for. A place where relatives and loved ones can have peace of mind knowing that the person they care about is receiving five-star service, and being treated with dignity and love.

Awarded ‘Outstanding’ by the CQC for how we respond to our residents’ needs, Our client is a family-run care village, where they believe in enhancing, not just prolonging our residents’ lives.

As a Head of Housekeeping, you’ll help to create a warm and homely environment that enables us to meet each resident’s unique needs. Keeping the home clean and safe is no small task, which is why the role of the Head of Housekeeping is so important. The variety of housekeeping and cleaning tasks you carry out will ensure everyone can enjoy a clean, tidy and welcoming environment. This means you’ll have a direct impact on our residents, their visitors and all the staff working to support them.  You will also be direct supervisor to the Housekeepers and oversee all the laundry requirements.

This role is based on a 30 hour week, with the requirement to work every other weekend.

£10.78 per hour - Monday to Friday

£12.50 per hour - Saturday and Sunday

To join us as a Head of Housekeeping you will need a caring nature, a personable approach, and good practical skills. Just as importantly, you should be reliable and keen to use your attention to detail to make a positive difference. In return, we will provide all the training you need to thrive.

We are looking for people who share our company values

  • Do you treat everyone with dignity & respect?
  • Are you supportive of the people you work with?
  • Is doing a good job important to you?
  • Do you always try to learn and improve?

What we can offer you

  • Regular pay increases on the anniversary of your start date
  • Enhance Pay for weekends and bank holidays
  • Contracted hours available
  • 28 days Paid holiday and Pension Contribution
  • Full training is given and the opportunity to progress in your career
  • Free Uniform and PPE (personal protective equipment)


  • Bonus scheme
  • Travel Contribution
  • Flexible working hours
  • Company events & social hours

For more information please call Nikki on 01243 839286.