Live in Couple Job

  • Sector: Private Households & Estates
  • Function: Couple
  • Contact: Georgia Lester
  • Contact Phone: +442072339950
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Location: Buckinghamshire
  • Salary: £70,000 - £75,000 GPA
  • Job Ref: 113249
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Live in Couple Job in Buckinghamshire

A lovely returning client of Greycoat Lumleys is looking for a Live in Couple to work at their 2nd residence in Buckinghamshire. They have 4 children, 3 of whom live in America and the youngest (14 years old) goes to Boarding school full time in nearby Berkshire. The main house consists of 7 bedrooms. They also have a Dog. The family are usually in residence for approximately 5/6 months of the year. The property sits on approx. 1 acre.


  • Keeping the house clean and tidy at all times

  • Laundry and ironing

  • Family cooking when the family are in residence

  • Shopping and running errands

  • Looking after the dog when the family are away

  • Garden maintenance (lawn mowing, trimming, strimming, pruning, watering etc)

  • Driving duties (school picks up, airport runs etc)

  • Occasionally having to look after the 14 year old son if the family are away

  • Handyman duties (basic DIY and minor repairs etc)

  • Security of the property

  • Maintenance duties

  • Liaising with contractors

The ideal Couple would be flexible, hardworking, polished, gracious, able to take initiative and self starters. A good family style cook is desirable. The role will be more full on when the family are in residence so flexibility is required.

Days: Monday to Friday, 40 hours a week when the family are not in residence. Flexibility to work longer hours and weekends when the family are in residence

Drivers: At least one must drive

Accommodation: 1 bedroom guest house. Pets are welcome.

Start: Flexible for the right couple

Salary: £70,000 - £75,000 gross per annum, depending on experience

Consultant: Georgia Lester

Vacancy Number: 113249