SENIOR DAILY HOUSEKEEPER
Average 45 hrs per week – 5 days.
Essential Requirements – Flexibility – good communication skills, fluent English. Team Player and excellent standards of housekeeping. Previous High End Private House experience essential.
Lovely Full-Time position for an experienced, flexible, sole senior housekeeper for a young International professional couple with one school-age child and nanny who usually visit the property at either weekends or school holidays.
This part-time residence has undergone an extensive renovation project to a very high standard and the housekeeper will maintain it, in a prepared state at all times.
Our clients are looking for a responsible, discreet and flexible candidate who will oversee and run the household alongside the house manager, chef and gardener; keeping it in immaculate condition at all times. You will work closely with the house manager when the family are in residence.
You will be responsible for liaising with gardeners, contractors, window cleaners, etc. Duties will include day to day housekeeping, occasional shopping and provisioning for the household. Laundry: you must have excellent laundry skills and be able to launder delicate fabrics, as well as excellent ironing skills and be able to fix a hem or sew a button, basic lady’s maid skills: wardrobe care and packing, floristry skills a plus.
This is a relatively informal, fun household, that offers an excellent work-life balance, but you will be required to wear a simple uniform. This will be a 5-day working week with 2 days off when the family is not in residence; when they are in residence you will be required to be flexible and adjust your working days and hours. Some weekend working will be required.
SALARY £35-38,000 Gross. Driver preferred but not essential. Strictly Non Smoker.
JOB REF: HU3514