Housekeeper - Eskdale Centre

Salary: £15,600 (£7.50 per hour) - £16,311 (7.84 per hour), plus benefits

Maternity Cover starting from 12th June 2017 for six months (with potential of a six months extension),
40 hours per week, reporting to the Head Housekeeper.

Location: Eskdale, Lake District

The Outward Bound Trust is an educational charity providing adventure-based, outdoor learning for young people from six centres across the UK.

Our Eskdale Centre is an eighty-six bedded residential learning centre, dedicated to working with young people within employment, being apprentices and graduates.  The Trust is unique in the UK in terms of the impactful programmes that we offer, the inspiring and challenging environments we operate in, and the skill and expertise of our staff.

Our hospitality team play a very important role in the experience that course participants and guests have, whilst at The Outward Bound Trust.  We’re looking for an enthusiastic, dedicated individual to join our team – working with young people is a rewarding yet demanding job.

The goal is to achieve high standards of cleanliness, hygiene and the aesthetic upkeep of the centre whilst maintaining efficiency.

Ability to travel daily to rural location; no public transport and no live-in accommodation available.

These positions are subject to an enhanced Disclosure Check through the Disclosure & Barring Service.

For full job description including responsibilities and person specification, please click here.

Please apply with a covering letter and current CV to

Closing date for applications is the 25th May 2017