Couple Job

Location South West England, UK
Sector Private Households & Estates
Job Role Couple
Job Type Permanent vacancy
Salary See below
Job Number  49026
Created 17 August 2018

Live In Couple required near Barnstaple, Devon


Delightful busy family with 4 children who are all school age, require a switched on and flexible couple for their beautiful large period family home in the Devon countryside.

This role will suit someone who is highly organised, energetic, who enjoys a variety in a job role and enjoys being around children and animals


The house is situated on a large estate which is the family home as well as a business so always lots going on and a large estate team are employed. They hold a number of shoots during the shooting season and often have guests and family staying over.


As a Housekeeper you will have support from 2 daily part-time cleaners, you should be hands on with cleaning, washing and ironing

The children are at school every day, mum is hands on however you should be happy to muck in where required with school runs, supervising them if Mum is not at home as well as preparing them breakfast and dinner.


Houseman role will include a variety of duties from helping the gardeners, driving, cleaning the cars, walking the dogs and helping in the house. Handyman jobs and general estate worker.


Duties to include

General housekeeping

Helping with the children: morning and evening routines, homework, occasional school runs

Helping with house management and security

Some errands and household shopping

Cooking for the family

Helping with family pets and an interest in ponies/riding is a bonus.

Assisting on shoots and working front of house when required


This is a great position for a Couple who want to get into private households, however you should have transferable skills from either Chalet, Villa or yachts


Hours: Monday – Friday split shifts with break during the day

Accommodation  2 bed recently renovated self-contained flat

Salary: £850npw

Starts ASAP

Drivers: essential both to drive and have their own car


Consultant to contact: Hannah McKeown Job ID 49026

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