Seasonal Room Attendant

July 8, 2024
Closing Date For Applications:
July 24, 2024

Starting from £11.44 p/h + gratuities + service charge


Housekeeping at The Carnegie Club

  • More than changing sheets and dusting sideboards, the housekeeping team here at Skibo provide members and guests with a comfortable home-from-home experience during their stay.
  • There is a variety of daily responsibilities required by this dynamic department in many areas across the estate, from cleaning castle bedrooms and family lodges to polishing the woodwork in the front hall and organising dry cleaning requests. 
  • Our room attendants ensure every aspect of the club is sparkling like a new pin and ready for our members' arrival.

About the role

  • You'll be joining us for the duration of our busy season, from now until the end of September. 
  • From family photos and jars of home-baked shortbread by their bedside, to their preference of duvet or bedsheets, your caring attention to detail will ensure our members feel unique, valued and eager to return to Skibo.
  • Alongside your department colleagues, you should be ready to pro-actively respond to any requests from our guests and be willing to go the extra mile to ensure their needs are met. 
  • Working mainly in the castle and in the family lodges around the estate, the Housekeeping team work hard to ensure our accommodation is presented in line with the Club's high standards.

Who we are looking for

  • You're friendly, enthusiastic and enjoy meeting new people.
  • You're a team-player and enjoy working alongside colleagues in what can be a fast-paced environment.
  • Ideally you have some experience in a venue such as a guest house or hotel, but if not don't worry – our team will be happy to help you with your training.
  • You are willing to learn and take direction, and are keen to progress your role through training and development.

What we can offer you

  • Share of gratuities and service charge see below for details
  • 33 days annual leave
  • Meals on shift are provided free of charge
  • Uniform provided 
  • Access to staff benefit scheme
  • For team members who otherwise would not be able to travel to Skibo, the Club offers a staff transport service. Details can be found here.
  • Complimentary use of staff gym and fitness classes
  • Discounted estate activities including quad biking and horse riding
  • Discount in the club shop
  • 'Refer a friend' bonus scheme
  • Staff events

“I really enjoy being part of the team here at Skibo as everyone at the Club is so friendly and welcoming. I love the variety of my role – I can be in a castle bedroom or out in the guest lodges – and the extra attention to detail I give makes our guests’ stays even more special which is very satisfying.”

 Jenn, Housekeeping Supervisor


About Gratuities and Service Charge

  • Gratuities (tips) and service charge (an additional charge added to room rates and other services at the Club that is passed directly to staff) are paid to all employees on a pro-rata basis regardless of their role. 
  • It is estimated that in 2024, full-time staff can expect to receive around £4,000 in addition to their annual salary.

Our Values

  • Seamlessly Connected We are joined up in how we operate and look after our colleagues, members, and guests.
  • Go Beyond We have a drive and energy to do things better.
  • Make Their Day We anticipate the needs of our colleagues and members to bring joy.
  • Our People Uncommonly committed people with a passion to deliver and delight.
  • Our Estate Appreciating our incredible environment in which to perform - both at Skibo and the wider Highlands.
  • Personalised Magical Moments Creating personalised moments tailored for each colleague, member, and guest.

How to Apply

Click this button to fill in a short application form.

You can contact us directly via Facebook Messenger.

Or email to request an application form. CVs will also be accepted.

Closing Date For Applications: July 24, 2024

Applications may close before the deadline, so please apply early to avoid disappointment.

We are committed to making our recruitment process as inclusive and welcoming as we can for everyone, no matter who you are or where you’re from. If there is anything at all we can do to help you feel comfortable and show off your best side during the process, please do let us know.

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