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Jobs at Coast & Country Cottages

We’re hiring at Coast & Country Cottages! As an award-winning holiday letting agency, with a growing portfolio of over 450 South Devon holiday cottages, we’re looking to expand our locally-based team of experts.

With positions available in Salcombe and Dartmouth, we’re looking for personable, dedicated individuals with a love for South Devon and a passion for delivering exceptional service. Read on to find out about the current available jobs at Coast & Country Cottages.

Jobs at Coast & Country Cottages


Jobs in Salcombe and Dartmouth

Housekeeping Services Manager

Full-time permanent position, circa £25,000 p.a

Due to the increase in demand for self-catering accommodation in the region, we are now seeking a Housekeeping Manager to oversee the Housekeeping and Quality team, taking care of our growing portfolio of over 450 holiday properties.

Responsibilities will include cleaner recruitment, monitoring and maintaining overall housekeeping standards, and managing the housekeeping team. With a strong emphasis on quality, the successful applicant will also be responsible for ensuring high standards for our guests and property owners, and will be required to conduct property inspections, changeover checks, and provide out of hours on-call support on a rota.

The role entails regular contact with housekeeping administrators, property owners, suppliers and customers, and as such outstanding communication capabilities, confidence in problem solving, negotiation and customer service are all required skills.

This role will suit a professional, compassionate and proactive person, confident in leading a busy team, often under pressure, in order to achieve exceptional cleaning and quality standards in our properties.

This role will include working on Saturdays with a day off in the week.

Full driving licence and car required.

Based in the Coast & Country Cottages Salcombe office.

Contact us today to apply:

gwen@coastandcountry.co.uk

01548 843773 (option 4)

Closing date for applicants: 01/07/2021


Laundry Assistant and Delivery Driver

Full time permanent position, circa £19,000 p.a

This operational role is essential to ensuring our portfolio of holiday cottages are ready to accept bookings from guests and owners. As a Laundry Assistant, you will be helping the team to sort, launder, iron and pack all linen and towels, and will also be responsible for delivering clean linen and collecting dirty, using our company vehicle.

Ensuring high standards are met, the role will also include liaising closely with cleaners and office staff, plus inspections of the laundry provided.

The working week would be Tuesday – Saturday, working a 37.5hr week.

Full driving licence required.

Based in the Coast & Country Cottages Salcombe laundry unit, Travel Lite.

Contact us today to apply:

artur@coastandcountry.co.uk

01548 843773 (option 4)

Closing date for applicants: 07/07/2021


Managed Services Assistant

Full time permanent position, circa £19,000 p.a plus additional on call payments

This operational role includes assisting the housekeeping department with the co-ordination of all cleans for our holiday cottages, authorising and processing invoices and office administration. It will involve dealing with maintenance issues and legislative documents for holiday homeowners, liaising with a wide range of contractors, cleaners, property owners and tenants. Ensuring high standards for our customers, it also involves property inspections and changeovers, plus out of hours on-call support.

This role will include working on Saturdays with a day off in the week.

Full driving licence and car required.

Based in the Coast & Country Cottages Salcombe office.

Contact us today to apply:

gwen@coastandcountry.co.uk

01548 843773 (option 4)

Closing date for applicants: 01/07/2021


Operations Assistant

Permanent position, 14+ hours per week, £8.91 per hour

As our latest Operations Assistant, you will be responsible for covering property inspections, liaising occasionally with customers and owners, and performing office assistance during our busy changeover days.

We are seeking a capable, experienced individual with experience working well as part of a passionate and successful team. We are ideally looking for someone with past experience in a similar Operations position however full training is provided!

This is a part time position covering 14+ hours per week. Working hours may vary but will cover every Friday and Saturday with some Sunday and Bank Holidays included. A full clean driving license and use of your own vehicle is essential for this role.

Based in the Coast & Country Cottages Salcombe office.

Contact us today to apply:

gwen@coastandcountry.co.uk

01548 843773 (option 4)

Closing date for applicants: 01/07/2021


Seasonal Property Checkers

13+ hours per week, April – October (holiday periods), £8.91 per hour

As a seasonal Property Checker, you will be responsible for covering property inspections, liaising occasionally with customers and owners, and performing office assistance for the duration of the busy holiday season.

We are seeking a capable, experienced individual with experience working well as part of a passionate and successful team. Full training is provided!

This is a part time position covering 13+ hours per week. Working hours may vary but will cover every Friday and Saturday with some Sunday and Bank Holidays included. A full clean driving license and use of your own vehicle would be advantageous for this role.

Positions available in both our Coast & Country Cottages Salcombe and Dartmouth offices.

Contact us today to apply:

gwen@coastandcountry.co.uk

01548 843773 (option 4)

Closing date for applicants: 01/07/2021


Holiday Home Cleaners

Employed and self-employed positions available

We are an award-winning local business looking for self-employed and employed cleaners to service holiday homes in the South Hams on Fridays and/or Saturdays.

Work available in Salcombe, Dartmouth, Hope Cove, Thurlestone and other areas of the South Hams.

Own transport is essential.

Previous cleaning experience is required.

Good rates of pay available.

Contact us today to apply:

Vicky.b@coastandcountry.co.uk

01548 843773 (option 4)


If you’d like to speak to a member of our friendly team about the positions available at Coast & Country Cottages, please call 01548 843773 (option 2). Or, click here to find out more about us.