Live in Couple Job

  • Sector: Private Households & Estates
  • Function: Couple
  • Contact: Georgia Lester
  • Contact Phone: +442072339950
  • Start Date: Flexible
  • Location: Devon
  • Salary: £70,000 GPA
  • Job Ref: 115442
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Live in Couple Job in Devon 

A domestic interior couple is required for Cook/House Manager and Butler/House Manager position for a beautiful Estate in Devon.

We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced couple to join a small team based on a beautiful, estate in Devon. The Estate is home to a professional couple who are passionate about the history of the Estate and the plans they have in place for securing it for future generations.

The roles are for a Cook/ House Manager and Butler/ House Manager. The house is home to the principals and their young child. They welcome the public into parts of the House for two months of the Summer season. The emphasis is on creating a refined, individual and luxury experience for all visitors.

Both roles will be key to managing the smooth running of the property together with the general upkeep and security whilst providing a quality service to the principals and guests.


  • Managing the property

  • Managing the household staff

  • Butler duties

  • Front of house duties (greeting guests etc)

  • Daily cooking

  • Look after the two Labradors when the principals are away

You will both be part of a small, friendly team consisting of 3 Housekeepers who are invested in the daily and long-term running of the Estate.

This is a formal England Estate and requires an experienced couple, who are looking for a long term role in the countryside.

Start date: Flexible for the right couple

Accommodation:  2 bedroom apartment provided in the house, with separate access and drive. One well behaved dog allowed. No dependents.

Salary: £70k gross per annum

Working week: 5 days a week, to include some weekends when hosting 

Hours: 40 hours a week 

Driving: at least one must be a confident driver

Job reference number: 115442

Responsible Consultant: Georgia Lester