Laundry Supervisor - Eastbourne

Elite Hotels
03 Aug 2017
13 Aug 2017
Contract Type
The Grand Hotel in Eastbourne are recruiting for an enthusiastic Laundry Supervisor to join our busy Housekeeping team. When you join us:

Reporting to the Head Housekeeper, you will be supervising a team of five people in our in-house Laundry based within the Housekeeping department.
On a daily basis you will be sorting, washing and ironing the sheets, towels and table linen and ensuring the team keep to our five star standards
You will be responsible for organising the machines, the chemicals and the store cupboards
You will also be responsible for maintaining the chef white stock and outgoing and incoming dry cleaning

You will be working full time, five days over seven. Working times are normally 7am-3.30pm or 8am-4.30pm

What we need from you:

Previous experience in a cleaning/laundry environment required
Good verbal and written English
High standard of personal hygiene
Good attention to detail
Physically fit as some lifting is required

And in return, our benefits include:

Free meals on duty
Uniform provided
Corporate membership rate at the Sovereign Centre
Financial support with industry qualifications
Company personal contributory pension scheme
Excellent staff rate of GBP50 Bed & Breakfast in any of the four Elite Hotels, subject to availability
An attractive room rate for friends and family with a 50% discount off our selling price
30% discount on food, drinks and treatments
A share in the Company Gratuities scheme
An Employee Assistance program managed by Hospitality Action, including a free confidential counselling help line.
A childcare voucher scheme

About us: Recently named as one of the "30 Best Places to Work in Hospitality" by The Caterer magazine, the Grand Hotel in Eastbourne is the UK's only five-star hotel by the sea. Known also at 'The White Palace', The Grand Hotel, Eastbourne, is situated on the unspoiled elegant Victorian seafront facing the English Channel and is within easy walking distance of the town centre. The hotel has 152 bedrooms and suites, swimming pool and Health Club, and two restaurants - The Garden, which exudes period elegance yet maintains an intimate atmosphere and offers a menu of British fare, and the two rosette-awarded Mirabelle, recognised for high-quality fine dining. Eastbourne, a vibrant town with a range of good shops and night-life, just 30 minutes from Brighton and 90 minutes from London, offers an excellent and affordable life-style.