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Junior Couple Job

Location Oxford, South East England, United Kingdom
Sector Private Households & Estates
Job Role Couple
Job Type Permanent vacancy
Salary £40,000 GPA
Job Number  52030
Created 18 April 2019

Live In Couple Job Oxfordshire with Travel


A lovely returning client of Greycoat Lumleys is looking for a Junior Couple to join their busy family and an existing team of staff on a large country shooting estate in Oxfordshire. The family employ a team of outdoor staff as well as a Senior Couple and a Housekeeper who work within the house


You will be responsible for looking after all aspects of the Main House as well as various other properties in the UK, the French Alps and Switzerland. You will be required to travel with the family when visiting their homes outside the main residence. This means going ahead to their chalet in France or Switzerland, and the property in the South West of England to ensure the property is ready for the family’s arrival.


Duties to include but not limited to:

  • Housekeeping, laundry and ironing

  • Maintenance and care of the vehicles and other machinery

  • Assisting on shoot days

  • Security

  • Family cooking and occasional dinner parties and family BBQ’s

  • Help with the children, occasional babysitting

  • Animal care

  • Travelling with the family ( approximately 16 weeks of the year)

  • Dealing with contractors


The ideal candidates must be happy to travel with the family and have a positive helpful attitude, this is a great opportunity for an adventurous couple who like variation in their working day. This role would be best suited to a couple have previously done seasonal work.


The family are an informal family who lead busy lives and require staff around them who are willing and flexible. You must be happy to work as part of a team.



Working week ~ 5 days per week - Flexibility is required, to include weekends and evening, working on a rota system with the senior couple.

Accommodation ~ 1 bedroom cottage (Separate accommodation to be provided whilst at the other properties) All Bills included

Salary - £40K gross combined - Travel expenses included along with Ski passes when in the Alps

Driving ~Both candidates must drive

Job reference Number ~52030

Responsible Consultant – Nicola Forster


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