Newly created position for an experienced housekeeper to run and manage this immaculate large country residence for a family of 5 which includes 3 school age children (10,9 and 5yrs). This is the primary family home of a young couple who will move in beginning December 2020. The property stands in a total of approx. 400 acres.
Main duties for the housekeeper will be an excellent standard of day to day housekeeping, which will include fresh healthy family cooking, organisation of contractors, deliveries etc. Shopping, household provisioning and assisting with childcare, which includes school runs,
assisting with bath and bedtime and babysitting. Mum is very hands on with the children too. The family have a pony and a dog, so animal lovers are essential and anyone with basic equine skills/knowledge much appreciated. You will be required to wear a simple uniform of polo shirt and chinos.
Ideally the average working day will start at 7am to 10am, preparing breakfast, assisting with the school run, clearing the kitchen and possibly leaving a light lunch for the principals, returning at 3pm to 8pm collecting one child from school, preparing family dinner, supervising children’s play and bath and bedtime.
SALARY CIRCA £33,000 Gross per annum. Large suite on the 3rd floor of the house, large bedroom, bathroom, kitchenette and use of sitting room, all beautifully decorated. 2 days off per week, usually Mid-week but flexible for occasional weekends. Driver essential. Strictly Non-Smokers and excellent references required. (HU3603B)
JOB REF: HU3603B