Housekeeper Job Private Household Central Edinburgh

Location Scotland
Sector Private Households & Estates
Job Role Housekeeper / Cook
Job Type Permanent vacancy
Job Number  44845
Created 14 June 2017

Housekeeper Job Private Household Central Edinburgh


Greycoat Lumley’s client are seeking an experienced and keen Housekeeper to work at their property in the New Town of Edinburgh starting in September on a permanent basis. There are 20 hours per week offered and the client is very flexible on when the hours are worked as long as they are spread over the week.


The client is a single person whose family come to visit regularly but don’t stay the night. The client has a busy lifestyle and is looking for someone who is passionate about cleaning and the smoothing running of the household. The property has a number of stairs and therefore applicants must bear this in mind.




  • Cleaning the property – 5 bedrooms (not all used regularly must be keep to a high standard)

  • Polishing silverware

  • All domestic duties within the household are included i.e. recycling, putting the bins out, sewing to repair clothes

  • Washing the dishes

  • Arranging flowers

  • Food and household supply shopping

  • Dry Cleaning drop off and pick up

  • Preperation of food for the freezer or simple meals i.e. pasta (not all the time)

  • Looking after the family dog when the family are away




Days: Monday to Friday (client can be flexible to a point)


Hours: 20 per week - to suit (within reason)


Start Date: September


Hourly rate: £10 per hour


Job Number: 44845

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