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Dedicated and detail-oriented housekeeping professional with 5+ years of experience in hotel environments and private residences. Adept at managing a variety of cleaning and maintenance tasks, ensuring high standards of cleanliness and customer satisfaction. Proven track record of improving room readiness efficiency by 30% and consistently receiving commendations for dedication to guest experience.


Hotel Housekeeper
Grand Hotel, York | March 20XX – Present

  • Manage cleaning, tidying, and maintenance of 20+ rooms daily, ensuring all are up to the hotel’s 5-star standards
  • Implemented a streamlined inventory system for cleaning supplies, reducing waste by 15% and saving the hotel approximately £1,200 annually
  • Received a 95% positive feedback rating from customer satisfaction surveys regarding room cleanliness and attention to detail
  • Trained and mentored 10 new staff members, focusing on best practices in cleanliness, efficiency, and guest interaction
  • Collaborated with the maintenance team to report and follow up on 50+ maintenance issues, reducing the resolution time by 25%

Private Housekeeper
York | June 20XX – February 20XX

  • Managed and maintained a household for my elderly parents, including cleaning, laundry, and meal preparation, enhancing their quality of life and well-being
  • Developed a weekly cleaning schedule that reduced overall cleaning time by 20%, allowing more time for caregiving activities
  • Coordinated with healthcare professionals and external services to ensure the household was equipped with necessary supplies and adaptations, improving safety and accessibility


York High School, York

A-Levels: English (A), Maths (B), Geography (C)
GCSEs: English (9), Maths (8), Science (6), PE (9), Geography (6), History (5), ICT (6)


  • Professional cleaning techniques: Advanced knowledge of cleaning chemicals and equipment, with a strong emphasis on eco-friendly and safe usage
  • Time management: Proven ability to handle multiple tasks efficiently and adapt to changing priorities
  • Customer service: Excellent interpersonal skills, with a focus on providing a welcoming environment for guests and meeting their needs promptly
  • Attention to detail: A keen eye for detail, ensuring that all areas are clean, organised, and well-maintained
  • Teamwork and training: Experience in leading and training teams to maintain high standards of cleanliness and efficiency


  • Cleaning Supervisor’s Certificate, British Institute of Cleaning Science (BICSc), 20XX


  • Running 10Ks
  • Reading magazines
  • Photography
  • Playing the organ

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