Housekeeping Job

Location Amsterdam, Other, International
Sector Housekeeping
Job Role Housekeeper
Job Type Permanent vacancy
Salary £30,000 GPA
Job Number  49190
Created 20 November 2018

International Live In Housekeeper Job in the Netherlands , about 2.5 hours’ drive from Amsterdam


An excellent opportunity has arisen to help out a lovely couple in their home in the Netherlands, about 2.5 hours’ drive from Amsterdam. They already employ a Gardener and Grooms who look after their garden and their horses kept nearby in their stables and there is a cleaning lady to help. They are currently seeking a switched on Housekeeper to look after the general household duties and help with their dogs. They have 4 dogs, a Labrador and three Dachshunds.


The ideal candidate for this role will be organised, friendly, trustworthy, able to take initiative, be dog friendly, able to liaise and organise contractors, be hard-working and very flexible.


A confident driver is essential for the role and a car can be provided for work purposes.


Duties to include:

  • Cleaning

  • Washing and ironing

  • Dusting

  • Waxing floors

  • Making beds and changing bedsheets

  • Polishing

  • Shopping

  • Cooking

  • Dry cleaners errands

  • Arranging repairs

  • Liaise with Gardener and Groom

  • Help with dinner parties

  • Daily dog walking

  • Look after the dogs while away

  • Help feeding the dogs and take them to the vet if needed


Property: a 7 bedrooms + 4 bedrooms cottage but only 1 bedroom is permanently used


Working Days: 5 days a week – Monday to Friday and one Saturday (half day) per month


Working Hours: 8.00 am to 5.00 pm with 1 hour for lunch; one Saturday per month: 8.00 am to 2.00 pm


Salary: €30,000 gross per annum


Accommodation: in a cottage nearby


Start Date: ASAP / as and when the right candidate is found


Vacancy Reference: 49190


Consultant to Contact: Elvie Dakin

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