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Job Description:

We are currently recruiting for a Housekeeper at our Big Cat Sanctuary in Kent. Hours of work are Summer 11.00-14.00 daily (or as requested by Supervisors/Senior Management). Flexibility in hours of work is necessary in this post.


Position Overview


To provide a 5* professional, efficient and effective cleaning service that enhances the appearance of the site and supports a healthy environment. This role requires you to wear full uniform and PPE clothing. A clean and tidy appearance is required at all times.


Principal Duties & Responsibilities include:


  • Cleaning our 5* lodges to a level that reflects the high standards WHF promote
  • Adhering to the cleaning regime as set out in ‘cleaning manual’, including but not limited to:
  • Checking all soft furnishings, ensuring they are clean and function correctly (e.g. blinds, curtains, floor coverings)
  • vacuuming, dusting and polishing throughout
  • checking fridges/freezer compartments to ensure they are clean and functioning properly
  • Cleaning/polishing bathrooms, including shower cubicles
  • Replacing and hanging all bathroom linen as per agree standard
  • Replacing all complimentary items and monitoring expiry dates
  • Ensure all outside areas (including windows) are kept clean and tidy
  • Report all maintenance issues and any accidents/breakages immediately
  • Ensure Lodge stock is reordered and replaced when necessary
  • Linen store to be kept clean and tidy at all times
  • Laundry to be checked in and out for cleaning and properly stored to prevent soiling & damage
  • All COSHH instructions to be adhered to
  • Follow all health and safety and other Big Cat Sanctuary procedures to ensure animal, staff & visitor safety and security
  • Work quickly & efficiently at all times
  • Communicate with visitors, staff and volunteers in a positive, clear and friendly manner
  • Attend team meetings and undertake agreed actions; attend formal and informal training, as required
  • Other duties to support effective and efficient site working, as required


Please email your CV and covering letter to


Closing Date:   Friday 2nd March 2018


Salary: £10,000 - £15,000


Job Category: Maintenance

Job Type: Part-Time

Job Location: Anywhere

Keywords: Cat Sanctuary, Cleaner, Housekeeper, Janitor

Job Expires: 11 days

How to Apply:

Please email a CV and covering letter to

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