DAILY HOUSEKEEPER -FAMILY COOK
8AM TO 6PM MONDAY TO FRIDAY with flexibility for occasional Sunday Lunch
Wonderful opportunity for an experienced traditional housekeeper to join this informal household of very a long term, delightful client. The new residence in W8 is 4 bedroom, 4 bathroom property over 5 levels.
The current housekeeper of 12 yrs ( previous HK 10yrs) will shortly retire and return home to Portugal. The lady of the house works from home and the children are at college in USA but return home during holidays. A secretary works from the house and you would work closely with her ensuring the house runs smoothly, contractors and repairs, deliveries etc are dealt with efficiently. Additional part time housekeeping assistant will be employed.
The role will include day to day cleaning, washing and ironing, running local errands, fresh food shopping and feeding the small dog and cat. No dog walking is required.
You will be required to prepare a light lunch each day for the principal, salads, fresh soups etc. On Friday you will prepare light freshly prepared dishes to leave for the principal for the weekend and occasionally with prior notice prepare a Sunday Lunch for the family, but no more than 10 Sundays per year. The cooking is family level fresh and simple.
A degree of flexibility is required, some days will be shorter and some longer, but always compensated by this very kind employer.
SALARY CIRCA £36,500 Gross per annum. 2 days off per week. Spanish or Portuguese speaker a big plus. Mid November start with a handover period with current housekeeper. Non Smoker required. (HU3502)
|Job Category||Full time, Live out|
|Duties||Family cooking, washing and ironing, cleaning, errands, food shopping|