HOLLAND – AMSTERDAM
25 KM West of Amsterdam –close to the sea.
RESIDENTIAL CARETAKERS, HOUSEKEEPER AND GARDENER – SECURITY
Beautiful family estate of approx 40 acres, in a suburban setting close to the sea and with easy access to Amsterdam. This property is the family estate of owners with multiple homes and who currently only visit the property alternate weekends. They are an informal couple and like their privacy when visiting the property. There are no small children. The property is newly refurbished and has full security systems and cameras in place.
The housekeeper will take care of the interior of the main house, cleaning, dealing with laundry and generally overseeing the day to day housekeeping duties. You will need to have previous experience of antiques, fine fabrics and precious items. When the owners are in residence, some light cooking will be required ideally Mediterranean and Asian in style. You will need to be able to run errands, shop for fresh produce and work alongside the lady of the house to ensure that any guests are well catered for.
Partner will spend half time in the gardens and half time in the house, assisting with care of the gardens alongside 2 other gardeners. There are formal and informal areas of woodland and gardens comprising of flower beds, lawns, topiary and rose gardens and vegetables are also grown on the estate. In house you will assist the housekeeper with any high level cleaning, undertake any basic repairs and monitor the coming and going of any contractors.
There are numerous external contractors who take care of the swimming pool and tennis court, so you will need to have good communication skills and be able to liaise with them.
Security is extremely important, there are full security camera’s and you will need to be very security aware.
Salary Negotiable depending on experience. Separate 2 Bedroom Gate House, all newly renovated, with small garden provided. One pet accepted. FLUENT PORTUGUESE and ENGLISH LANGUAGES ARE ESSENTIAL. 2 days off per week. Drivers essential. (HU2930)
|Job Category||Full time, Live in|
|Accommodation||2 bed house|