Housekeeper Job Angus Scotland
Greycoat Lumleys client are seeking a Housekeeper to join their team within a private household. The current Housekeeper has been very longstanding with the family and is retiring so the opportunity has arisen to join the team working for the warm and welcoming family in a harmonious environment.
The main property is occupied by the Principals and their grown up children when they visit. They also have two dogs.
The working environment can be formal at times and a smart appearance is important when guests are present.
Managing the part time staff within the household, overseeing the daily tasks and being proactive in preparing for the Principal’s and guests needs
Cleaning of the main property (5 bedrooms) long term serviced apartments (2 apartments) and holiday lets (2 properties within the estate courtyard)
Laundry - bedding and personal clothing
Care of dogs whilst family are away – 2 friendly dogs
Managing additional staff to ensure guests are well looked after. Extra help is available when required - the existing team are fully trained and accustomed to the duties involved
A small amount of shooting/corporate weekends are held on the estate
Coordinating shoot lunches – usually consisting of a simple casserole dish
Meeting and greeting guests and liaising with their needs
Occasionally supporting chef for morning breakfasts on catered weeks
The accommodation is exceptionally sized and welcoming within the courtyard. 3 large bedrooms with built-in wardrobes.
Hrs: 39 hr standard week – need to be flexible to work early and late when required and some weekends – get time off in lieu. Required to work Christmas or New Year but not both
Package: Dependent on experience
Start: August 2018
Job Number: 48839
Consultant: Lesley Jones