Nov 21, 2022

Housekeeper (Live in) for 5 star Country House Hotel, Yorkshire Dales

£20,000 yearly
  • The Traddock
  • Austwick, Lancaster, UK
Permanent Job General Hospitality Jobs Housekeeping

Job Description & Pictures

The Traddock is a 14 bedroom, family run Country House Hotel and Restaurant offering outstanding service, beautiful rooms and stunning food in a cosy and welcoming environment. We hold 5 AA stars, 2 AA rosettes and an AA Breakfast Award.

The hotel is in the beautiful Yorkshire Dales National Park in the village of Austwick, just off the main road through to the Lake District. We are near the famous three peaks of Ingleborough, Whernside and Pen-Y-Ghent, and the picturesque Settle to Carlisle railway. We are in a rural area, and applicants should be prepared for that - owning a car is advisable. The nearest train station is in Settle, 5 miles away from the hotel, and has access to Leeds, and Manchester.

Our staff play a hugely important role in our business, and are vital to our continued success. We are looking for an experienced hotel housekeeper who has exceptional attention to detail and truly understands the importance of cleanliness to our guests’ experience. The responsibilities of the role are:

  • Working as part of a team to meticulously clean and prepare all our guest bedrooms and public areas, and maintain the highest standards of cleanliness throughout the hotel
  • Working thoroughly but also quickly and efficiently to meet the daily guest check in deadline
  • Laundry and ironing

Applicants must

  • Be hard working and reliable
  • Be thorough and work to extremely high standards
  • Be fit and in good health, this is a physically demanding role
  • Have relevant experience, ideally in a similar environment
  • Work well as part of a team



Salary: £20,000pa which includes accommodation and all bills. Accommodation is a comfortable shared staff cottage close to the hotel . 

Meals on duty

Share of tips

Workplace pension scheme

 We are looking for a hard working and enthusiastic housekeeper who is looking for a long term (not seasonal) role in a friendly and supportive workplace. 

Applicants must have relevant experience. This is a great opportunity to join a quality establishment in a beautiful part of the country. If you are keen to join our team, please apply online including a CV and contact details.





Contact Name

Jenny Reynolds

Contact Number

015242 51224

Website Address

Applicant Type

Single Applicants


Accommodation Provided

Experience Required


Hours Per Week


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