Head Housekeeper Job

  • Sector: Housekeeping
  • Function: Head Housekeeper, Live-In Housekeeper
  • Contact: Andy Hodges
  • Contact Phone: +442072339950
  • Start Date: ASAP for the right candidate
  • Location: Iraq
  • Salary: £75,000 to £90,000 GPA
  • Job Ref: 116236
  • Contact Email: andy@greycoatlumleys.co.uk

Head Housekeeper, Erbil, Iraq, Immediate Start

Lovely family in the city of Erbil, in the affluent north of the country, are seeking a Head Housekeeper to manage a modest team of multi-national Housekeepers. The perfect candidate is someone who’s very nurturing and caring, with extensive experience managing teams in UHNW / HNW Households.


  • Lead a team of Multi-national housekeepers (5-7)

  • Cleaning, Ironing, Antique Care & Laundry  

  • Manage the Female Principal's wardrobe 

  • Procure Luxury items for the Female principal 

  • Implement Rota's, organise the workforce and coach and train where needed

  • Assist with high-end dry cleaning tasks as the key person of trust 

  • Travel on Occasion, could be UK, Europe or within the region

  • 5 Bedroom large villa

To be considered: 

  • Middle Eastern Experience would be an advantage

  • Experience working in a British or European Household ESSENTIAL 

  • Driver 

  • Verifiable background as a Housekeeping Supervisor (private) or 5* hotel background

  • Must be available to start within 1-6 weeks 

  • Must be fluent in English 


  • Salary of circa £75,000 to £90,000 Gross per annum (€88,000 to €105,000)

  • Separate accommodation, shared but open to fully separate, depending on salary offered 

  • Flights home up to twice per annum 

  • 30 days Holiday 6 days per week 

  • Medical Cover 

Consultant: Andy Hodges

Job No: 116236