Essential Requirements – Previous experience working in a formal household. Attention to detail. Table service skills. Dog lover. Willing to wear uniform. Good English language skills and a team player essential.
Large formal home in Chelsea requires an experienced traditional housekeeper to assist the 2 principals with the daily care of the residence. The role will be working for a mature professional couple Monday to Friday. A chef, butler/driver and a daily housekeeper are also employed.
You will be responsible for working alongside the other housekeeper and between you will manage the day-to-day housekeeping duties: making beds, washing and ironing etc. The property has many Antiques, fine furniture and artwork, so an eye for detail is essential.
You will also be required to serve at table.
The working day starts around 7/7.30am until 2pm – then a break from 2-5pm, returning in the evening until after dinner is cleared approx. 9pm. During the evening you will tidy bathrooms, turn down beds and assist the butler where needed. This is a Monday to Friday position, free to leave the property during time off and at weekends during the day, but you must sleep in the house at night.
A large double bedroom with ensuite bathroom at the top of the house is available. Salary negotiable based on experience. 2 days off per week. Food provided. This is a uniformed position. ASAP Start (HU2949)