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Housekeeping Supervisor (3358)

This is an exciting opportunity to join the multi-award winning Facilities team at Manchester Met within the Commercial Services department (Accommodation, Catering and Conferences) on their journey to become the best Facilities department in the sector and support the University’s ambitions of becoming the best modern University in the UK.

About the role:

The Housekeeping Supervisor will provide line management and support to the Housekeeping Team within the University owned Residential properties, developing a team-working environment and ensuring compliance with service level agreements and statutory compliance.

The post holder will support and monitor the performance of the Housekeeping Team to meet timescales and standards as communicated by the Duty Manager.

The post holder will be responsible for ensuring the day to day activities of the housekeeping team are carried out in accordance with established processes and procedures.

The hours for this role are: 

Monday – Friday (08:00 – 15:30)

35 Hours Per week

About the candidate:

We are looking for an enthusiastic, experienced and motivated Housekeeping Supervisor to support and guide the Housekeeping teams in delivery of effective customer focused solutions, which provide high levels of customer service.

You will have a good operational knowledge of housekeeping operations within residential properties.

You will have a sound knowledge of relevant H&S activities associated with housekeeping operations within Residential properties.

You will have supervisory experience in a customer-focussed environment, working with teams delivering housekeeping services.

Working at Manchester Met:

Manchester Met is a great place to work, and you will be part of a great team.  We are ambitious for our staff; ourselves and we recognise the key contribution our colleagues make by Staff being one of our four strategic priorities.

In addition to a great working environment, you will have access to the University facilities including sport, library and wide range of benefits including health and wellbeing support.

We offer a competitive salary alongside an industry beating pension scheme.  We also offer generous holiday packages, which include 25 days per year holiday, plus bank holidays.

If you would like to join our people and share our ambition, we would love to hear from you.

Please submit your CV and covering letter via our application portal. 

For informal enquiries, please contact Robyn Hines (Residences Manager) on  

Manchester Metropolitan University is committed to supporting the rights, responsibilities, dignity, health and wellbeing of staff and students through our commitment to equality, diversity and inclusion.

We promote applications from all sections of the community, irrespective of background, belief or identity, recognising the benefits that a diverse organisation can bring and particularly encourage applications from groups which are underrepresented in the University workforce.

We recognise the benefits and importance of an environment that supports flexible working and are open to conversations about this throughout the application process.

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Manchester Birley Campus
53 Bonsall Street, Manchester, UK, M15 6GX
  • Location:
    Manchester Birley Campus
  • Faculty / Function:
    Professional Services
  • Salary:
    Grade 3 (£18,709 to £20,130)
  • Closing Date:
    11 May 2021
  • Contract Type:
  • Contracted Hours per week:
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