8-5PM – 5 DAYS PER WEEK
We are looking for a meticulous, well presented, energetic and experienced housekeeper to join a wonderful family of 3 ( 2 grown up children) between Knightsbridge and South Kensington. You must show high attention to detail in all cleaning duties, have experience with special finishes and fine furnishings and fabrics. Previous experience working in a high end private residence is essential. Attention to detail, a “Can Do” attitude and a highly discreet and professional personality are essential. The family have a well trained dog which you will need to help walk and feed.
This is a large family home, 6 bedrooms and over 5 levels, so fitness to manage the stairs is essential. The successful applicant will be resourceful and a self-starter, have a proactive, can do attitude with lots of energy. You will report to the house manager and eventually supervise a part time daily housekeeper.
Capability to prepare simple, fresh family cooking is a bonus, the family eat out frequently, but you should be able to prepare breakfast and leave a light evening meal – salads, soups, pasta and simple roast chicken etc.
The house is a relaxed and informal home, however a professional approach is required and a simple uniform of black trousers and top will be necessary. Normal working hours will be 40 hrs per week, but some flexibility will be required to cover occasional evening entertaining and very occasional weekend.
Salary circa £35,000 Gross. Strictly Non Smoker and dog lover essential. Driving licence a big plus but not essential. (HU3494)