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Couple Job

Location Other, UK
Sector Private Households & Estates
Job Role Couple
Job Type Permanent vacancy
Salary £55,000 GPA
Job Number  49237
Created 19 July 2018

Live in Couple Job, Gloucestershire


An experienced domestic couple are required for a very formal household. The family consists of 2 Principals and they have adult children who visit. There is a resident Chef, and the family entertain approximately once a month.



Tasks will include:

  • Heavy housekeeping such as changing light bulbs and cleaning chandeliers

  • Household maintenance

  • Serving formal dinners on occasion

  • Greeting formal guests

  • Driving the Principals when required

  • Butler duties i.e. looking after the male principle and taking care of his clothes/shoes



Tasks will include:

  • Laundry, ironing, cleaning

  • Care of fine furnishings

  • Wardrobe management, sewing

  • Other ad hoc duties, occasional light cooking but not essential


The successful couple need to be experienced in private households, be accustomed to living in the countryside and who can work effectively together as a team, getting on with the job in hand. They will need to use their initiative and experience to trouble shoot any issues.

At least one candidate must have a driving licence and be comfortable driving.



Start date – ASAP


The working week is Thursday – Monday. The Principals, when using the house, are there from Friday – Sunday. Days off are Tuesdays and Wednesdays.


Accommodation - A separate 2 bedroom cottage with a garden


Salary - £55,000 GPA

Job Reference - 49237


Responsible Consultant - Hannah McKeown



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