Full Time Live in or Live out Housekeeper/Nanny Job

Live In or Live out Housekeeper/Carer Companion job in Chigwell, Greater London

A lovely family are looking for a Housekeeper ideally with some care experience to look after their 4-bedroom home in Chigwell and assist with caring (as part of an existing team) for their disabled son.

They are looking for someone who is responsible, kind, proactive, organised, and flexible, and who loves to travel as we have a second home in Spain and also enjoy holidaying in interesting destinations.

Duties to include:

  • Hands-on housekeeping - cleaning washing and ironing to a high standard
  • Helping when the family entertain
  • Cooking would be a bonus - Mainly simple suppers for our son and helping with dinner party prep 
  • Feeding and caring for the 3 family dogs (all friendly)
  • Evening cover a couple of times per week
  • Running errands occasionally


  • Must speak Good English.
  • Available to work with flexibility.
  • Friendly, and personable.
  • Must love travel.
  • Previous housekeeping experience required (previous care experience a bonus)
  • Ability to work under minimal supervision and/or as part of a team if required.
  • Must be responsible and reliable.
  • Must be pet friendly.

Driving not essential but the use of a car would be considered if necessary to perform daily duties. This is the perfect role for someone who enjoys a varied role and not just housekeeping. Ideally, someone who is happy to learn new things and who is proactive in terms of seeing what needs doing and getting it done!

Nearest station: Debden or Chigwell (Central Line - only 40mins to reach London)

Main House: 4 bedroom, 3 storey house, with private tennis court.

Accommodation: Bedroom with own bathroom on a separate floor in the home, space for a small kitchenette if desired.

Start date: As soon as the right person is found.

Working week: Tuesday-Saturday with flexibility

Hours: 50 hours per week with flexibility

Salary: £Negotiable

Vacancy Number: 112799

Consultant to contact: Orshie Boejthe

If you are not already registered with Greycoat Lumleys and would like to apply for this job, please email your CV to damaris@greycoatlumleys.co.uk