Couple Job

Location Leicester, South East England, UK
Sector Private Households & Estates
Job Role Couple
Job Type Permanent vacancy
Salary £48,000 GPA
Job Number  49225
Created 11 September 2018

Hampshire - Live In Couple – Housekeeper & Handyman Garden Maintenance Driver


Live In Couple required for a lovely family in Leicestershire who use the house as their weekend residence, the property is a Grade II listed 7 bedroom house situated in 22 acres of land which is made up of a walled garden, formal garden and paddock.


As a Housekeeper you will be required to look after the cleaning, washing and ironing, shopping for the household and being on hand when they entertain at weekends


You will carry out garden maintenance duties including mowing lawns, hedge cutting, strimming and basic planting and taking direction from a Gardener, you should have experience using large garden machinery including tractors and chain saw

You will be required to do handyman jobs around the estate and in the house including painting and decorating

They have pigs and chickens on the estate who require feeding and putting away at night

Security of the house and dealing with any contractors coming to the estate


Duties will include:

Hands on cleaning, laundry and ironing

Informal front of house duties when the client entertains

General household maintenance inside and outside, basic plumbing and electric skills would be beneficial

Driving duties to include local errands and airport runs

Security of the estate

Communicating with the clients who are based in London during the week



Accommodation 2 bedroom apartment attached to the house with a separate entrance 1 large bedroom and 2nd bedroom smaller but fits a double bed.

Start date ASAP

Days 5 days per week – 2 days off during the week

Drivers Ideally both to drive but one is essential

Salary £750npw


Responsible Consultant ~ Hannah Mckeown Job ID ~ 49225

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