South Kensington, London
EXPERIENCED HOUSEKEEPER / LAUNDRESS
Live In or Live out
South Kensington, SW7
Essential Requirements: Experienced private household housekeeper with excellent laundry skills. Previous experience with fine fabrics and wardrobe management.
Self-sufficient sole charge housekeeper. Excellent spoken English, capable to deal with contractors, suppliers, make appointments and deliveries. Non-Smoker essential.
Newly created position for a part time residence. This 5-storey property is the home of Hutchinsons long term clients who live Overseas but visit London regularly. The family have grown up children who will also visit and there are no pets.
You will be the sole housekeeper of the property, able to work alone and be capable of running the residence on a daily basis, this will include cleaning, making and changing beds, washing and ironing and liaising with the owners.
Candidates should be familiar and confident with preparing and maintaining both gentlemen’s and ladies’ wardrobe and dressing rooms, have excellent ironing and pressing skills and have previous experience handling fine fabrics. Business shirts are folded and stored individually. In addition, you will be organising specialist dry cleaning, packing and unpacking and simple basic sewing.
Personal shopping and running errands may also be part of this role.
The working week will be five days, but you may be required to work an occasional Saturday by negotiation. In house accommodation with separate entrance is available for a live in person, live out will also be considered.
Salary Negotiable depending on experience. (HU1984)
JOB REF: HU1984