Live in Caretaker / Security / Handyman Job

Live in Caretaker/Security/Handyman Job in Berkshire

This is a fabulous opportunity to work for a private family on their estate in Berkshire.

The ideal candidate will be confident in general maintenance with an eye for detail and finish. A proactive and practical approach to work and happy to help where needed.

Working as part of a wider estates management team you will be professional and upkeep discretion of the private residence. Friendly, with a good sense of humour and pet friendly is a must.


  • Security of the estate

  • Monitoring contractors

  • Managing deliveries

  • Investigating perimeter breaches, alarms and to generally be aware of what is happening on a daily basis

  • General maintenance such as basic repairs for reactive works or minor projects

  • Painting and decorating

  • Driving duties as and when needed

  • Assisting the gardeners with basic garden maintenance tasks

  • Provide cover for other estates staff when absent

  • Occasional care of the family dogs

Accommodation: 2 bedroom property on site. Partners and well behaved pets welcome.

Working days & hours: Normal working hours are Monday to Friday, 7:30am to 5pm with some flexibility needed to work outside of these.

Driving: Full clean driving licence is necessary for the role

Start: August onwards

Salary: £30,000 - £38,000 gpa, depending on experience

Vacancy number: 116296

Consultant: Georgia Lester