Housekeeper

ABOUT YWCA AUSTRALIAWe are a proudly feminist not-for-profit organisation and for over 140 years we have been working at the forefront of gender equality through our housing, community programs and advocacy.  Over the years we’ve made significant progress for gender equality as we’ve gone through a number of evolutions, adapting to the ever-changing issues impacting women, young and old.  We have evolved again and are transforming the way we operate. Our new 5-year strategy, the YWCA Evolve Strategy (YeS 2026), has recently been launched with a focus on making young women’s leadership and women’s housing our priority for gender equity in Australia. This will ensure we continue to deliver measurable and meaningful impact towards a future where gender equality is a reality.  ABOUT THIS ROLEYWCA Australia is currently seeking a dedicated Housekeeper to join our team in Darwin on a casual basis.  As the role is based across various locations, a car will be provided to enable the successful candidate to the successful operations of several small accommodation facilities. This role is responsible for providing high level housekeeping services, regularly maintaining individual rooms and common areas of the property and providing a linen service. ABOUT YOUThe ideal applicant we are seeking will have:Ability to follow organisational policies and procedures, including but not limited to guidelines relating to infection control.Proven experience managing time and workload effectively whilst also completing tasks on time and to a consistent standard.Ability to communicate with guests and colleagues in a polite, professional and friendly manner at all times.Respect for cultural diversity and differences.Work co-operatively with others as part of a team.Undertake cleaning and laundering tasks safely to the required standard.Ability to work shift work including weekends and public holidays.Team player who is approachable with strong interpersonal and listening skills together with the ability to empower.Results focused, self-motivated and a self-starter who goes above and beyond.Doesn’t settle, strives for continues improvement and has a high level of integrity. Must hold a valid NT Driver's License.First Aid CertificateThis position will require the successful candidate to undergo pre-employment screening.  This will include a national criminal history record check, NT Working with Children Check/Ochre Card and proof of Covid-19 vaccination, which includes Government recommended boosters.  Join our bold, inclusive and innovative team to make a real difference - lead the change. View Position Description Here 20 AUD Darwin

Housekeeper

  • Join a passionate and enthusiastic team
  • Supportive and inclusive team environment
  • Be part of a national feminist organisation

ABOUT YWCA AUSTRALIA

We are a proudly feminist not-for-profit organisation and for over 140 years we have been working at the forefront of gender equality through our housing, community programs and advocacy.  Over the years we’ve made significant progress for gender equality as we’ve gone through a number of evolutions, adapting to the ever-changing issues impacting women, young and old.  We have evolved again and are transforming the way we operate. Our new 5-year strategy, the YWCA Evolve Strategy (YeS 2026), has recently been launched with a focus on making young women’s leadership and women’s housing our priority for gender equity in Australia. This will ensure we continue to deliver measurable and meaningful impact towards a future where gender equality is a reality.

 

 

ABOUT THIS ROLE

YWCA Australia is currently seeking a dedicated Housekeeper to join our team in Darwin on a casual basis.  As the role is based across various locations, a car will be provided to enable the successful candidate to the successful operations of several small accommodation facilities.

 

This role is responsible for providing high level housekeeping services, regularly maintaining individual rooms and common areas of the property and providing a linen service.

 

ABOUT YOU

  • The ideal applicant we are seeking will have:
  • Ability to follow organisational policies and procedures, including but not limited to guidelines relating to infection control.
  • Proven experience managing time and workload effectively whilst also completing tasks on time and to a consistent standard.
  • Ability to communicate with guests and colleagues in a polite, professional and friendly manner at all times.
  • Respect for cultural diversity and differences.
  • Work co-operatively with others as part of a team.
  • Undertake cleaning and laundering tasks safely to the required standard.
  • Ability to work shift work including weekends and public holidays.
  • Team player who is approachable with strong interpersonal and listening skills together with the ability to empower.
  • Results focused, self-motivated and a self-starter who goes above and beyond.
  • Doesn’t settle, strives for continues improvement and has a high level of integrity.

 

Must hold a valid NT Driver's License.

First Aid Certificate

This position will require the successful candidate to undergo pre-employment screening.  This will include a national criminal history record check, NT Working with Children Check/Ochre Card and proof of Covid-19 vaccination, which includes Government recommended boosters.

 

Join our bold, inclusive and innovative team to make a real difference - lead the change.