Housekeeping / Cook Job Nr Chester Cheshire
(45558) Our client is looking for an experienced Housekeeper / Cook to help fun an informal family home in rural Cheshire. This job is based near Frodsham near Chester and you will be looking after a period property which has relativity recently been renovated from top to bottom to a high standard. The property is above all a family home (teenage children) but is also used for entertaining. The home has 6 bedrooms, a family kitchen and back kitchen, drawing room, snug, dining room, gym, indoor pool and a dedicated entertaining space.
You will be working with the lady of the house to make sure that the home is run smoothly. They are a tidy family and the home is easy to keep to a high standard if the Housekeeper sets up their own routine.
Duties will include:
Hands on cleaning of the house – keeping it to a high standard, managing your own time and setting up a routine. The lady of the house will always muck in and help and is hands on if needed
You need to have experience of looking after fine art and antiques
Shopping for the house – making sure that the panty is well stocked, fridges are stocked with drinks and that the fridge is not empty if the family have been away
Dealing with trades and contractors
Occasional cooking for dinner parties but caterers can be used for larger events
Having a meal ready for the family if they have been away
The Housekeeper needs to be confident, flexible, a team player, proactive, take pride in their work and be fun.
This will be a 5 day week job including 2 weekends per month on average
Laura Harrall North of England office 01298 600 414 email@example.com