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Housekeeping Assistant

Gladstone’s Library in Hawarden is the UK's only residential library and a beautiful Grade I listed building. We are now seeking to recruit a new member of our housekeeping team. Main tasks include cleaning our 26 stylish bedrooms, bathrooms, conference rooms, and library Reading Rooms as well as all public and communal areas of the building. The successful candidate will be required to work independently and to a high standard so previous experience working in a housekeeping role, preferably within the hospitality sector, within the last 10 years is required. They must be able to show they are reliable, trust-worthy and personable with guests.

Hours of work: 12-16 hours, including weekends on a rota basis. The flexibility to cover alternative shifts (7 days 7.30am - 1.15pm) is required to help cover holidays/sickness.

This is a very special opportunity for a professional housekeeping assistant to work in a beautiful environment with a friendly and committed team. We will only consider applications where housekeeping experience is clearly outlined on the CV.

To apply, please submit your CV and covering letter to Elizabeth Newmarch, Gladstone’s Library, Church Lane, Hawarden, Flintshire, CH5 3DF or For more information please contact Elizabeth Newmarch on or 01244 532350.