Full Time position for an experienced housekeeper for a professional couple who will be in residence approximately 3-4 months over the course of the year. The property has been renovated to a very high standard and the candidate will maintain it, in prepared state at all times. Our clients are looking for a responsible, discreet and flexible candidate who will oversee and run the household; keeping it in immaculate condition at all times.
You will be responsible for liaising with gardeners, contractors, window cleaners, etc. Duties will include: 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. There will be occasional food preparation and possibly light cooking required when the family is in residence. This is a relatively informal household 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 it will be a 6 day working week.
There is an independent first floor apartment within the house ( all utilities paid), with a double bedroom, en suite bathroom, fully equipped kitchen and living room. Driver essential, non-smoker. Holidays will be taken when the family is not in residence and cannot be taken in the summer months. Salary negotiable based on experience. (HU2739)
|Job Category||Full time, Live in|
|Duties||Housemanagement, cleaning, laundry, shopping, errands, contractors and organisation of deliveries|
|Accommodation||1 bedroom apartment self contained|
|Salary||Negotiable based on experience|