Join Our Team - Housekeeper

Purpose of Job

To work within the Estate Management Team to ensure our venues are clean, safe and welcoming.

To ensure and maintain the high standard of cleaning within the venues whilst adhering to the company’s health and safety policy and complying with the organisation’s policies and procedures.

As well as cleaning, the CVMH housekeepers are responsible for accepting and checking deliveries and also restocking the bar and kiosk.

About You

The preferred candidate will enjoy cleaning to a high standard.

They will be able to work on their own initiative but be a supportive team player with enthusiasm and commitment.

Enthusiasm and cheerfulness are essential to gain the opportunity to join this team as well as a can-do attitude and willingness to learn.

For full details of the role, please see the job description.

About Us

Leeds Heritage Theatres is a registered charity united by a single cause; to bring people together, create the extraordinary and provide a positive environment in which to entertain and educate.

Our three venues – Leeds Grand Theatre, City Varieties Music Hall and the Hyde Park Picture House – collectively present the very best in live performance, music, comedy and film; drawing audiences of around 350,000 a year from the Leeds city region and beyond.

We’re proud of who we are and what we do. With our combined, unique skills, we make a real difference. We inspire one another. We become stronger. Everyone is welcome to share in this labour of love.

A group of Leeds Grand Theatre staff celebrating the 140th birthday with a Jersey Boys themed cake and giant 140 balloons.

Salary and Benefits

Contract: Permanent – 24 hours per week

Responsible to: Housekeeping Supervisor

Responsible for: N/A

Salary: £8.91 per hour

Holiday Entitlement: 24 days


  • Generous average salary pension scheme
  • Regular staff offers and discounts for our own venues and local businesses
  • Free to use Employee Assistance Programme that supports your health and wellbeing

Probation Period: Six months

Notice Period: One month

Hours: 8am – 12pm Mon-Sat (you will need to be flexible depending on the needs of the business)

To apply

Please send us a CV and covering letter of no more than 800 words outlining your relevant experience and suitability for the role to with the title of the role you are applying for as the email subject.

The deadline for receipt of applications is Friday 22 October 2021.

Housekeeper Job Description

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