Couples Job

Location Matlock, West Midlands, UK
Sector Private Households & Estates
Job Role Couple
Job Type Permanent vacancy
Salary Negotiable
Job Number  49702
Created 14 September 2018

Live In Couple Job – Derbyshire – Housekeeper / Cook & Handyman / Driver

(49702) Live In Couple required for large property in Derbyshire near Matlock. Our client is looking for an experienced couple to help run the property which has 13 bedrooms but really is only run as a 5 bedroom house with 3 adults and a baby in residence. The home is used as a family home but also as a wedding venue throughout the year.


Duties will include:

Hands on cleaning of the house – all dusting, hovering, laundry and ironing

Preparing the house for events / weddings and making sure that the house is as well presented as it can be (contract cleaners are used after events)

Cooking for the family ideally 3 meals per week and some occasional informal lunch / dinner parties

Running errands

Shopping for the home

General handyman jobs both inside and out

General maintenance gardening working with the existing part-time gardener who has more horticultural knowledge

Driving for the employer

Some front of house, meeting and greeting guests, informal butlering

Care of swimming pool

Security of the property

Animal friendly (3 dogs)


The couple must be down to earth but professional and discreet and know how to conduct themselves in different situations.


Accommodation is a 2 bed cottage

5 day week to include some weekends

Both to be drivers and non-smokers


£neg dep on experience


Contact Laura or Paul on 01298 600 414

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