Something for the weekend: If you’re planning to spend the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee holidays next week in search of a new role, or if you’ve ever dreamed of managing a royal household, then you have Lucky you, because the Royal Household is looking for a Housekeeper at Buckingham Palace or Windsor Castle.
Working 40 hours a week pays £7.97 per hour after salary adjustment for accommodations if you choose to live locally, and also offers 33 days of vacation pay which includes holidays. A 15% employer contribution is also proposed pension plan, with the possibility of increasing the contributions or reducing the salary. The role also includes meals while on duty.
According to the advert, the ideal candidate does not need to have previous housekeeping or hospitality experience, although this is an advantage as they will benefit from development and training. So, with a bit of enthusiasm and interest in hospitality, you might be lucky enough to have your mail delivered to a palace or castle.
The advert read: “This is a hospitality career path that will develop your housekeeping skills and expertise. By joining our professional team, you will maintain, clean and care for a wide range of interiors and items, ensuring they are presented in their best light. By learning from your colleagues, you will acquire the necessary specialist professional skills, always aiming for the highest standards. And you will also welcome and take care of guests at receptions and events. This is your chance to use your enthusiasm and passion deliver the exceptional.
Candidates have until June 19 to apply, with interviews due to take place the following month.
If your coronation achievement would be to look after a royal household, so Employee Benefits wishes you luck with your application. Do not understand throne by the intimidating environment during the interview!