Couple Job

Location Edinburgh, Scotland, UK
Sector Private Households & Estates
Job Role Couple
Job Type Permanent vacancy
Salary Negotiable
Job Number  51598
Created 04 February 2019

Live In Couple Job for Private Estate in East Lothian


Greycoat Lumleys’ client are looking for a Couple for their large estate in East Lothian. The Couple would take on the role of Housekeeper and Gardener. This is a fantastic position for a Couple as it offers huge longevity and a great work-life balance set in a picturesque area of Scotland


The Housekeeper would be responsible for the main family home. the main duties would be cleaning, laundry, dog walking, occasional babysitting.


The Gardener should be able to demonstrate excellent knowledge of plants and trees. The property boosts a walled garden with flower beds, vegetables and a greenhouse. The rest of the garden is made up of lawns, hedges and woodland. It would be necessary that the Gardener had experience with garden machinery, including ride-on mowers, strimmers and chainsaws.


The couple must be happy to look after the dogs when the family is away.


There is a lot of work in the garden so it would be ideal if the Housekeeper was also green fingered.


The family have dogs so the position would need to suit a Couple who are animal lovers.


Start: ASAP


Salary: Competitive


Job Number: 51598


Accommodation: 1 bedroom cottage, rent-free with council tax paid

Bills would be covered by the Couple



Consultant: Lesley Jones -

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