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BUTLER / HOUSEKEEPER

RIYADH AND JEDDAH, SAUDI ARABIA

Contract:
Full Time

Accommodation:
Provided

Salary:
Negotiable

Job Ref:
HU4082

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BUTLER/HOUSEKEEPER
RIYADH AND JEDDAH, SAUDI ARABIA
Essential Requirements: Previous UHNWI relevant private house experience. A Spanish or Portuguese speaker (any dialect) would be a bonus.

Our VVIP client in Saudi Arabia requires an experienced butler to work within a multinational team. We have placed other candidates with this client and know it to be an excellent and well-run household where staff are valued. You will be assisting in caring for the senior member of the family.

Candidates must be experienced in all areas of butler duties (housekeeping, F & B service, valet, laundry and pressing) although you may not be required to work in all these areas. Previous experience in the Middle East will be helpful, as will formal butler training, although this is not essential.

Duties may include the following:

Wardrobe management
Packing
Food and Beverage Service
Housekeeping
Inventory management
Greeting guests
Travelling with family members

Conditions are excellent and include private accommodation and medical insurance. Hours of work are generally 6 days/48 hours although some flexibility might be required at times.

Salary and package are negotiable depending on experience but will not be an obstacle for the right candidate. (HU4082)

DAILY ASSISTANT HOUSEKEEPER

WEST BERKSHIRE, NR NEWBURY

Contract:
Full Time

Accommodation:
N / A

Salary:
£40,000 Gross per annum

Job Ref:
HU4069

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DAILY ASSISTANT HOUSEKEEPER
WEST BERKSHIRE, NR NEWBURY
8am to 4.30pm- Mon to Fri when family not in residence.
Essential Requirements: Flexible for longer working hours and days ( including some weekends) when the family are in residence. Excellent standards of cleaning, care of fine fabrics, laundry. Care of Silver and fine furniture. Must have knowledge of working within a large private home or luxury hotel. Training will be given on all aspects of your duties. Driver with own car essential. Strictly Non Smoker.

A private estate situated in West Berkshire requires an honest, enthusiastic assistant housekeeper to work alongside the current Senior housekeeper and Estate Manager.

This is a part residence home of International employers who are in UK usually no more than 45 days per year. You should have high standards of cleaning and presentation with a keen eye for detail, to assist the Housekeeper with the running of the house and ancillary buildings. There is also a requirement to manage a small team of casual staff when the principals are on the property.

The role will include day to day housekeeping, laundry, including the care of fine fabrics. To ensure the property is kept to a high standard of cleanliness throughout the year which requires the cleaning of, the bathrooms, bedrooms and lounge, library, kitchen and dining rooms.

The estate has a welcoming environment therefore applicants must have a friendly and flexible approach to work, with a willingness to work hard, and be an integral part of a small team. The residence is a second home and can be very busy during the summer months, therefore you will be expected to work longer hours with time off in lieu during the quieter periods. Flexibility to work weekends (between 6 and 10 per year -with time off in lieu) when needed, mainly during the summer months.

SALARY £40,000 Gross per annum.
Full in-depth security screening and first class references will be required for this position.
Uniform will be provided. Applicants should live locally and have own transport. Strictly non-smoker. FLUENT ENGLISH ESSENTIAL. (HU4069)

DAILY HOUSEKEEPER

London W2

Contract:
Full Time

Accommodation:
N / A

Salary:
£45,000 Gross per annum

Job Ref:
HU3878

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DAILY HOUSEKEEPER
LONDON, W2
9-5pm- Monday to Friday
Essential Requirements: Previous Experience working in a large family home. Ability to manage the household. Good communication skills. Great attention to detail, experience with fine Art, fine fabrics and Antiques. Household and personal Laundry and wardrobe management. Team Player with a happy, friendly disposition. Child and dog friendly. Strictly Non Smoker.

Long term position for an experienced family sole housekeeper who enjoys working in a small team. This is a family of four which includes 2 school age children, a full time nanny is employed.
Both principals work full time so look for a housekeeper who really understands how a home should run. You will be responsible for cleaning, washing and ironing, making and changing beds -wardrobe management and arranging dry cleaning and errands.

This is a large home, with many stairs, so essential that you are fit and energetic, with previous long term references and experience. It is essential that you have previous experience working in a private family home and have experience of special finishes, cleaning and caring for silver, antiques and fine fabrics.

The average working day will be 9-5 pm but with a degree of flexibility to cover 1-2 evenings per month if the family have guests. Flexibility, a happy disposition, good team player and being part of the family for the long term is essential.
Most important is a happy, flexible, energetic person, who takes pride in their work, with a good level of English looking for a long term position. Simple uniform will be required.

SALARY £45,000 Gross per annum – 2 days off per week. Driver not required. Non smoker essential (HU3878)

DAILY HOUSEKEEPER (ON HOLD)

NR EASINGWOLD, NORTH YORKSHIRE

Contract:
Full Time

Accommodation:
N / A

Salary:
£35,000 Gross

Job Ref:
HU4074

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DAILY HOUSEKEEPER (ON HOLD)
NR EASINGWOLD, NORTH YORKSHIRE
Monday to Friday 8am to 5pm with occasional weekend cover by arrangement.
Essential Requirements: Flexible proactive Housekeeper with experience working for a busy family. Genuine Animal and country lovers. Child friendly. Confident Driver essential.

Informal family of 4 are looking for a well organised housekeeper with a “can do attitude”, who enjoy working in a family environment with children and animals and share a genuine love for countryside living. This is a busy, but very well organised household with two school-age children.

The property is a totally refurbished 6 bedroom country house in 40 acres, in a rural village in North Yorkshire.

Domestic responsibilities: 

  • Cleaning to a high standard throughout the home
  • Laundry, ironing and wardrobe management
  • Light family cooking, food preparation.
  • Care and cleaning of high-quality furnishings, fine art, and fabrics
  • Provisioning and household organisation and management
  • Overseeing 3rd parties including window cleaners, plumbers, electricians, dry cleaners, to ensure household is constantly in full working order
  • Helping with planning family parties and entertaining when there are guests.
  • Occasional help with the children and babysitting.
  • Assistance with local school runs/ after school activities- must be a confident driver
  • Help with caring for the family’s pets ( 2 small dogs, 1 cat, chickens and a pony )
  • Occasional weekend working, planned in advance, with time off in lieu.

Salary £35,000 Gross depending on experience. Driver essential. ASAP Start. (HU4074)

DAILY HOUSEKEEPER/ LAUNDRESS

KENSINGTON, LONDON W8

Contract:
Full Time

Accommodation:
N / A

Salary:
£45,000 Gross

Job Ref:
HU4146

Job Categories:
Housekeeper Jobs, Laundry-Person Jobs
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DAILY HOUSEKEEPER/LAUNDRESS
KENSINGTON, LONDON W8
Russian Speaker essential
ROTA WORKING – 5DAYS
Essential Requirements: Previous experience working in a private residence. Strong laundry skills. Attention to detail. Good team player, flexible and with a can-do attitude. Confident communication skills, including WhatsApp and Russian language.

Fully staffed residence in Kensington requires an experienced housekeeper/laundress to join a team of 3 housekeepers, a lady’s maid and an extended indoor team of butlers, chefs and House manager. The relaxed and semi formal family of 3 includes one teenager and a small friendly dog and cat. You will work closely with the lady of the household who communicates in Russian.

  • Large focus on laundry duties, washing, ironing, steaming, pressing.
  • Care of fine fabrics, handwashing cashmere, silk, and delicates.
  • Basic sewing, simple repairs.
  • All aspects of general housekeeping, cleaning, tidying, organising.
  • Changing bed linen, making beds, cleaning of bathrooms.
  • Evening turndown service
  • Stock management of cleaning and household supplies.

This is 5 day working week on a rota. Daily working hours 7-5pm, 8-6pm or if needed 10-8pm.
2 days off weekly, one week Fri /Sat, one week Sat/Sun, one week Sun/Mon one week 2 days of choice mid week. Uniform and meals provided. Salary £45,000 Gross depending on experience.
RUSSIAN SPEAKER ESSENTIAL. (HU4146)

DOMESTIC COUPLE

NR CHELTENHAM

Contract:
Full Time

Accommodation:
Provided

Salary:
Negotiable

Job Ref:
HU4049

Job Categories:
Cook Jobs, Domestic Couple Jobs, Driver Jobs, Gardener Jobs, Housekeeper Jobs, Maintenance Person Jobs, Security Jobs
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DOMESTIC COUPLE
Housekeeper/Cook/Property Maintenance/Asst Gardener/Driver/Security
NR CHELTENHAM
Approx 8.30am to 5.30pm – 5days per week with flexibility to cover weekends when needed.
Essential Requirements: Experienced domestic couple with attention to detail. Good standard of home cooking, confident in the kitchen. Dog & Cat lovers. Both to drive with own car.
Team players. Caretakers of the property during the owner’s absence. Flexible to cover weekends for planned entertaining. Flexibility is key.

An experienced, proactive and self-sufficient domestic couple are required to manage and care for a well maintained, 11-bedroom country manor house in a rural village location close to Cheltenham.
The principals are a mature couple with adult children who visit on a regular basis. This is a family home but the principals do travel and also spend time in London.

Duties and experience required:

Housekeeping – including cleaning, care of Antiques, silver etc. Additional Housekeeping support is available.
Laundry - Washing and ironing. Packing and unpacking.
Cooking – Fresh home cooking using good quality ingredients. (Chef employed for dinner parties and events).
Shopping, errands to include post office, dry cleaning etc.
Assistance with Entertaining
Animal Care – as and when required -3 dogs 3 cats.
Assistant in garden and grounds maintenance – Head gardener and team employed, general assistance with garden maintenance.
Property Maintenance – General DIY indoor and outdoor, care of machinery and organisation of any specialist contractors as required.
Security and caretaking of the property in the owner’s absence. Housesitting & overnight sleep overs if non of the family members are present.
Care of the vehicles, occasional driving to include airport runs, organisation of servicing/MOT etc. A chauffeur is also employed.

Primarily a Monday to Friday position, however there will be occasions when weekend working will be required, usually pre-planned and in advance. The family are usually in residence over Christmas, and you will be required to be available to work.

Salary Negotiable depending on previous experience. Self-contained 2 bedroom small house in the village with small garden, approx. 5 min walk away. Sorry NO PETS or dependants. BOTH must drive with own car. (HU4049)

EXPERIENCED HOUSEKEEPER

MUNICH, GERMANY

Contract:
Full Time

Accommodation:
Provided

Salary:
47,000 and 55,000 Euros Gross per annum

Job Ref:
HU4130

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EXPERIENCED HOUSEKEEPER
MUNICH, GERMANY
40 Hrs per week to include weekends and public holidays.
Essential Requirements: Professional housekeeping experience in UHNW Private residence. Willingness to work at weekends and bank holidays. Driver with full licence, EU Passport essential. Confident IT skills. Languages required Fluent English and /or German.
Strictly Non Smoker, high level of discretion, reliability and responsibility.

Proactive, independent, very experienced housekeeper required for a private family at their main residence in Bogenhausen. The property is a new build with its own gardens, approx. 4,500 sqm including the gardens.

When in residence the working day is split into 2 shifts -08.00 to 13.00 and 18.00-21.00 so essential that you live within easy driving distance of the property.

Responsibilities

  • Professional cleaning and care of high-end furnishings and fabrics.
  • Exclusive laundry care – including delicate fabrics, silks, cashmere etc
  • Care of high quality and special finishes – marble, granite, slate floors and parkette
  • Preparation of breakfast and occasional cooking of light basic meals.
  • Supervision and coordination of external trades and contractors.
  • Running errands – grocery shopping, dry cleaning, post office, deliveries etc)
  • Co-ordination and supervision of 2 cleaning staff

This vacancy is a long-term position. Assistance with finding accommodation will be available and a monthly rent contribution made. Accommodation in the main house can be available for the first 3 months of employment.

Salary between 47,000 and 55,000 Euros Gross per annum depending on previous experience, longevity in previous positions and excellent references. Holidays 26-30 days per annum. START DATE APRIL 2024 (HU4130)

HOUSE MANAGEMENT COUPLE

WENTWORTH ESTATE, SURREY

Contract:
Full Time

Accommodation:
Provided

Salary:
Negotiable

Job Ref:
HU4120

Job Categories:
Cook Jobs, Domestic Couple Jobs, Driver Jobs, House -Person Jobs, Housekeeper Jobs
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HOUSEMANAGEMENT COUPLE
WENTWORTH ESTATE, SURREY
COOK/HOUSEKEEPER/DRIVER/HOUSEPERSON
Essential Requirements: Flexible, pro active, self sufficient experienced domestic couple who work very well together. Confident and experienced cook passionate in regards fresh produce and presentation. Dog friendly. Drivers essential. IT Literate and tech savvy.

Lovely position for long term clients with a beautiful property on the Wentworth Estate.
The main house is five bedrooms and bathrooms, with 3 reception rooms and a large indoor swimming pool and gym.

Duties are mainly “indoor” for both of the couple, which will include the day-to-day housekeeping duties, cleaning, laundry, flower arranging, organising deliveries and supplies and household maintenance. A full-time daily housekeeper is also employed.

Good family cooking will be required. The family enjoy international cuisine, including Asian style dishes. One should serve at table and ideally have good computer skills.

The house has been refurbished to a high standard with state of the art, computerised services. One of the couple will have the technical knowledge and interest to be able to liaise with suppliers and service providers in regards planned maintenance schedules.
In addition, one to act as driver, who will care for the cars, drive family members when required including into Central London and deal with local errands, shopping etc.
You must be dog friendly and willing to care for the dog in the principal’s absence.

This position requires an experienced domestic couple, with an eye for detail and with flexibility to work longer hours when the family are in residence and taking extra time off during the families time away. Longevity in previous positions a must.

Salary negotiable depending on previous experience and longevity in previous positions. Self contained 1 bedroom and small study apartment/annex with terrace area. 2 days off per week. Drivers’ essential, car provided if needed. Sorry no pets. (HU4120)

JUNIOR HOUSEKEEPER

GODALMING, SURREY

Contract:
Full Time

Accommodation:
Available

Salary:
Negotiable

Job Ref:
HU4147

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JUNIOR HOUSEKEEPER
GODALMING, SURREY
ROTA WORKING – 5DAYS
Live in or Live out
Essential Requirements: Can do attitude, keen to learn, with attention to detail. Good team player, flexible, with confident communication skills and excellent spoken English.

Fully staffed residence in Surrey offers a unique opportunity for a junior housekeeper to join the housekeeping team of 6, who care for this large country private household. You will report to the head housekeeper and work closely with the indoor team.
Excellent Training and an opportunity to progress into a private household career will be available.

Duties will include but not limited to:

  • Detailed cleaning learning to care for special finishes.
  • Assist with Laundry duties, washing, ironing, steaming, pressing.
  • All aspects of general housekeeping, cleaning, tidying, organising.
  • Changing bed linen, making beds, cleaning of bathrooms.
  • Evening turndown service

The role is 5 days of the week out of 7. A working rota is in place, so some weekend working will be required. 2 days off weekly. Uniform provided. Shared accommodation with own bedroom ensuite can be provided if required. Salary negotiable depending on previous experience. (HU4147)

RESIDENTIAL COOK & HOUSEKEEPER

WENTWORTH ESTATE, SURREY

Contract:
Full Time

Accommodation:
Provided

Salary:
Negotiable

Job Ref:
HU4120B

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RESIDENTIAL COOK & HOUSEKEEPER
WENTWORTH ESTATE, SURREY
Essential Requirements: Clean driving licence, confident and experienced family cook. Flexible, happy personality with previous private house experience and longevity in previous similar positions. Attention to detail in all aspects of household management and housekeeping.

Our long term clients with a beautiful property on the Wentworth Estate, require a new Cook/Housekeeper as the previous employees return to their home country after 8 years of employment.
The main house is five bedrooms and bathrooms, with 3 reception rooms and a large indoor swimming pool and gym. A family of four with 2 adult sons who visit. This is the family’s primary residence, although they do travel regularly, during which time you will need to care for the family dog.
Duties are mainly that of cooking, but with some house management type duties and assistance with the day-to-day housekeeping duties, cleaning, laundry, flower arranging, organising deliveries and supplies, running errands and shopping for local provisions. A full-time daily housekeeper is also employed.

Good family cooking will be required. The family enjoy varied international cuisine, including Asian style dishes. The cooking each day will range from breakfast, light lunch or dinner, between 2-4 people depending on who is in residence. For anything more formal or for larger numbers a chef is available. You will organise the shopping, plan menus and keep the kitchen and dining room in good order.
This position requires an experienced cook with an eye for detail and with flexibility to work longer hours when the family are in residence and taking extra time off during the families time away.

Salary Negotiable depending on experience. Self-contained 1 bedroom apartment/annex with terrace area. 2 days off per week, usually Tuesday and Wednesday, unless the family are away. Driver essential- car provided if needed. Sorry no pets. (REF HU4120B)

RESIDENTIAL COOK/ HOUSEKEEPER

HIGHGATE, LONDON N6

Contract:
Full Time

Accommodation:
Provided

Salary:
Negotiable

Job Ref:
HU4134

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RESIDENTIAL COOK/HOUSEKEEPER
HIGHGATE, LONDON N6
Essential Requirements: Confident cook able to follow recipes. Gluten and fat free cooking and baking and able to cater for special diet. Experience with general housekeeping duties – laundry and light cleaning. Driver essential.

Long Term Hutchinson’s client with a very large, high-tech, and modern apartment in Highgate is looking for an experienced Cook /Housekeeper who is confident in the kitchen and willing to learn and follow new recipes.
A daily housekeeper of many years is also employed.
The client travels a great deal and is away for approximately 5 months each year.

Our client is gluten intolerant and dairy free, on a low-fat diet.
Duties will include, provisioning, taking total care of the kitchen and producing a very good level of simple, but well-cooked and nicely presented dishes, using fresh, seasonal ingredients. The client enjoys fish and fresh vegetables, with pulses, black rice, and quinoa salads etc.

You will provide one main evening meal, occasionally a very light lunch. The client likes to have home baked cakes available for visitors and so you will need to have experience baking with different types of flour – gluten free and low fat.

You will be required to care for the kitchen to an immaculate standard. Some light housekeeping duties including laundry is required. This position involves weekend work, however the lady travels for approx. 5 months of each year and then weekends off may be taken.

The daily working hours will be approx. 8 hrs per day when the client is in residence, unless a dinner party is planned and then time off in lieu to be taken.
Excellent salary negotiable for the right person together with a really lovely separate 2 bedroom apartment. 2 days off per week (HU4134)

RESIDENTIAL HOUSEKEEPER

CO DOWN, NORTHERN IRELAND

Contract:
Full Time

Accommodation:
Provided

Salary:
Negotiable

Job Ref:
HU4073

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RESIDENTIAL HOUSEKEEPER
CO DOWN, NORTHERN IRELAND
Monday to Friday 45 hrs per week.
Essential Requirements: Previous experience working as a housekeeper in a family home. Child and pet friendly. Driver essential. Team player.

Young family of five which includes 3 small children 0 to 6yrs with a full-time live-in nanny. The family live on an estate in a rural location nr Ballywalter Co Down.
Although a nanny is employed it is essential that you enjoy being around small children and animals which include pet lambs, chickens and the family dog.

You will be responsible for all areas of housekeeping which will include dusting, hoovering, general housekeeping, laundry, ironing, changing the beds and running errands along with grocery shopping.

Food preparation and occasional family cooking is a big plus and welcomed but not essential.

This is a respectful family to work for and you will be made to feel very welcome.
It is essential that you have a minimum of 3 years experience working within a family home, with checkable references and a clear DBS Check

Salary depending on previous experience. Self-contained accommodation will be provided off site, with use of a car. Own pet welcome. (HU4073)

RESIDENTIAL HOUSEKEEPER / HOUSE - PERSON – PART RESIDENCE

LONDON SW7

Contract:
Full Time

Accommodation:
Provided

Salary:
£45,000-£55,000

Job Ref:
HU4125

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RESIDENTIAL HOUSEKEEPER/HOUSE - PERSON – PART RESIDENCE 
EATON SQUARE, LONDON SW7
Essential Requirements: Previous private house experience, cleaning and laundry, team player. 

A flexible, traditional Housekeeper/Butler is required by a delightful long term Middle Eastern lady client of Hutchinson’s to replace our retiring candidate of over 20 years duration in the job.

The home is a large apartment and you will work with one other full-time employee who is the chauffeur.  During visits in September and October 2-3 other staff members travel with the client.

Main Duties:

  • Cleaning the interior of the home and any immediate areas outside (porches, patios etc.)
  • Security of the property while the employer is out of town.
  • Laundering clothes and household linens.
  • Assisting in the cooking and serving for special events,
  • Running errands including grocery shopping.
  • Cleaning and polishing of all silver, cutlery, plates, furniture etc.
  • Changing beds and household linens.
  • Keeping the household supplies fully stocked.
  • Managing any other household staff employed on a temporary or permanent basis.

This is a highly recommended position. Salary circa £45,000-£55,000 with large bedroom and shower room. (HU4125)