Live in Couple Job

  • Sector: Private Households & Estates
  • Function: Couple
  • Contact: Georgia Lester
  • Contact Phone: +442072339950
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Location: Buckinghamshire
  • Salary: £70,000 - £80,000 GPA
  • Job Ref: 111788
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Live in Couple Job on Buckinghamshire/Oxfordshire Border

An exciting newly created vacancy for a Domestic Couple to join a lovely couple who have 3 children aged 10, 7 & 2.5 years old. They are relocating from London and this will be their main residence. The beautiful 6,500 sq property is nestled within beautiful countryside yet within a 10-minute drive of bustling Henley-on-Thames. The garden consists of 25 acres with a tennis court and swimming pool.

Duties include:

  • General housekeeping; cleaning, washing, ironing, etc

  • Childcare support (assisting Mum, who is very hands on)

  • Assisting with family meal preparation 

  • House maintenance - window cleaning, rubbish removal etc. 

  • Handyman duties – basic repairs, changing bulbs etc

  • Liaising with contractors

  • Tennis court and Pool maintenance

  • Gardening - lawn care, watering plants, weeding, hedge trimming etc (formal gardeners will also be employed

  • Driving duties (driving the children to school and activities, airport & station runs etc)

  • Vehicle maintenance - basic checks, tyres, oil levels, cleaning etc

  • House & pet sitting when the family are away

  • Running errands: parcel collection, shopping, dry cleaning etc. 

  • Occasional babysitting & proxy parenting when required

The principals are looking for a reliable, proactive, child friendly and communicative couple to become part of their family and stay with them long-term.

Start date: ASAP

Working week: Tuesday to Saturday OR Monday to Friday, with flexibility to work occasional weekends when required

Hours: 45-50 hours a week, with flexibility

Accommodation: 1 bedroom cottage with an en-suite bedroom and large, light, stylish kitchen diner/living room. It is tucked away behind hidden doors and overlooks the garden. Pets might be considered.

Driving: Ideally both must drive

Salary: £70,000 - £80,000 gross annual salary, negotiable depending on experience

Job reference number: 111788

Responsible consultant: Georgia Lester