Live in Couple Job in Gloucestershire
A Live in Couple is required for a large 11 bedroom property in Gloucestershire. This is a full time residence, and they have 4 grown up children who will visit on occasion.
The estate is 30 acres, and there are other staff employed including a Housekeeper, Driver and Head Gardener. This is a close knit, busy household, so you must be team players.
The family are looking for a Couple to join the team as a Housekeeper you will work alongside the current full time Housekeeper, Ideally you should be happy to cook simple family meals.
Driving duties will include airport runs, local errands, looking after the luxury cars and garden maintenance duties and helping the gardeners.
The family do entertain and would require both of you to help front of house informally when they have guests, the house can be either very busy or quiet so flexibility is key.
They have dogs & cats so you must be comfortable around animals
Duties will include:
Hands on cleaning, laundry and ironing to a high standard
Family Cooking and helping with preparation
Packing and Unpacking suitcases
Front of house duties
General household maintenance
Handyman duties (such as hanging pictures, painting, changing bulbs etc)
Basic Gardening Maintenance alongside the gardener (such as mowing, weeding)
Pet care (3 dogs & 3 cats)
House & pet sitting when the couple are away
Indoor Swimming Pool and Tennis Court Maintenance
Driving duties and care of cars – you will sometimes need to drive them to London
Security of the house when the family are not in residence
Accommodation - 2 Bedroom Cottage in the village, pets may be considered
Start date - ASAP
Days - Monday to Friday: 8:30am – 5:30/6pm with occasional weekend work
Drivers - Both to drive
Salary - £60,000 - £70,000 gross per annum, depending on experience
Consultant - Georgia Lester
Job ID - 108130