Head Housekeeper/Manager

Employer Information

Mount Charles Ireland

E: info@mountcharles.com

T: +353 (0)1 431 1383

W: https://mountcharles.com/

The Mount Charles Group Ireland is one of Ireland's leading support services contractors.

We are currently looking to recruit a strong, experienced, and dynamic Manager to oversee the running of this prestigious high-volume site. The site demands a Manager with the right attitude, determination, and experience to deal with a site of this magnitude.

Working Pattern:

  • 35 hours per week
  • 5 days over 7 days


  • 30 days' Paid Holidays (pro-rata)
  • Access to wellness programs to promote mental health and wellbeing 
  • Employee Assistance Program to guide and support our employees
  • Staff Discount Portals
  • Training and Development
  • Employee Referral Scheme

The Role: 

  • ​​​​​​​As the Manager, you will be fully accountable for all aspects of the operation including the management of a large team as well as all financials including budget & P&L.
  • The role requires a high level of interaction and communication with the clients including attending regular meetings so exceptional communication skills are essential.
  • The quality of work  is extremely high as are the client expectations, so a strong knowledge and background is required and will need to demonstrate at interview level.
  • You will be responsible for the full cleaning and portering service of this new and prestigious Hostel with a Deputy Housekeeper, 4 supervisors and a team of 14 cleaning colleagues and several night and day janitors.

The Person:

  • Have a minimum of 3-  5 years’ experience as a Head Housekeeper  with a strong and progressive career background within the industry
  • Have proven experience of working within multi-site operations
  • Be an extremely strong manager with the proven ability to lead, motivate and develop a large team
  • Have experience of 24 hour,  high volume cleaning and housekeeping.
  • Be confident in liaising with clients as well as leading meetings
  • Have a hands on approach in all areas of Housekeeping and cleaning
  • Be up to date with the latest industry machinery and concepts and be able to demonstrate this knowledge at interview level
  • Be genuinely passionate about their field
  • Be able to think logistically and work under pressure whilst remaining calm and professional at all times




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