Housekeeping is often a misunderstood department. It is not just about flicking dusters around and making beds. Undoubtedly it is hard work but Houskeeping has an extremely valuable role to play in the reputation of a hotel and levels of guest satisfaction. There are great development and career opportunities in Housekeeping, locally, nationally and internationally.
Operational housekeeping staff in hotels and guesthouses. Professional Housekeeping can be used for new staff to support internal on job training, to set a benchmark of Housekeeping standards for the whole team, to support the development of knowledge behind the practice, as part of your own training schemes or by people wishing to gain knowledge of the Housekeeping role in order to apply for a job.
Businesses may avoid training casual or agency staff as it is an additional cost and the turnover is high but using our inclusive programmes these staff can be planned into routine training at no extra cost. approach.
Professional Housekeeping will contribute to the guided learning hours for staff undertaking the Housekeeping pathway in the Hospitality Team Member apprenticeship.
This group of 5 modules together provide the content for our Professional Housekeeping certificated course.
We have decided to split them into manageable chunks covering the following subjects.
- All about working in Housekeeping
- All about making beds
- All about cleaning bathrooms
- All about cleaning
- All about presentation
These modules are also available individually to fulfill individual training needs.