Half hour drive to Geneva and half hour drive to Lausanne.
January to March annually in Gstaad.
Newly created position for a professional chef -housekeeper couple to work for a young professional couple with 3 daughters and pet Labrador. The elder 2 are at boarding school and the younger at home. The property is approx 300 sq m in it’s own grounds. A gardener is employed.
This is a busy, fun and semi formal household which requires a couple who are completely hands on and who between them can run and manage the daily running of the home.
Duties are interchangeable for the couple, but one of the couple must be a professional, qualified chef of International Cuisine with a minimum of 7 years’ experience in either private home, yacht or hotel. The family enjoy a large repertoire of dishes and like to entertain on an informal and formal basis for up to 12 people. January to March each year they move to their chalet in Gstaad and they like to use this period for more regular entertaining. Chef will care for the kitchen, organise grocery shopping, provisioning and local sourcing of ingredients.
Partner will undertake the day to day housekeeping for the property and ideally have front of house skills for when service is required. You will have attention to detail in cleaning and laundry, be able to serve at table and ensure the residence is warm and inviting.
Both of the couple must drive and one must be confident to undertake school runs. Previous experience driving large cars in Europe is essential to the role.
The principals also have a home in Central London and will ask occasionally that you travel to London ahead of the family to open up the house.
This role would be most suitable for an ex yacht couple, strictly Non Smokers and service orientated.
SALARY NEGOTIABLE DEPENDING ON EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATIONS. STUDIO APARTMENTS AVAILABE IN MAIN RESIDENCE AND CHALET. EU Driving experience essential. ( HU3531)
|Job Category||Full time, Live in|
|Accommodation||Yes studio apartment|