Loire Valley, France
RESIDENTIAL DOMESTIC COUPLE---Guardiennes
(Housekeeper, light cook, gardener, maintenance, and security)
LOIRE VALLEY –FRANCE
200 Km Southwest Paris
Essential Requirements – Previous experience of domestic service. Self sufficient couple who make a home on the property. Good communication skills. Both to speak some French. To drive
Beautiful chateau in approx. 11 hectares of land, situated in the Loire Valley.
Part residence home of overseas employers, the property is used no more than 60 days per year. An autonomous, self-sufficient couple are required to oversee the day-to-day management of the property. Basic French is essential to be able to liaise with contractors and suppliers.
The residence is six-bedroom suites, only 3 are used, the housekeeper will be responsible for the day-to-day upkeep of the interior. During periods of occupancy, simple light family level cooking will be required.
The gardens have been specifically designed to be low maintenance, there is a lot of lawn and mowing but all the necessary machinery is available. There is a vegetable garden and flower garden to be maintained too. A professional gardener is not required, but a good hobby or self-taught person is. Good DIY skills, property maintenance and care of the swimming pool, airport runs and car of the cars are all part of this role. There is an extensive alarm and security system to monitor. Basic computer skills are required to enable smooth communication with the owners.
Please note this is a holiday home of owners who live Overseas, and the property must be secure at all times. Relief staff are available to cover the couples holiday periods.
Salary negotiable depending upon experience, lovely one-bedroom self-contained furnished separate accommodation. Sorry No pets or dependant children. Both must drive and a car is available. Ideally both to speak some French. ASAP start. (HU2250)
JOB REF: HU2250