Live In Couple Job, Berkshire

Location United Kingdom
Sector Private Households & Estates
Job Role Couple
Job Type Permanent vacancy
Salary £750 nett per week
Job Number  44448
Created 29 May 2017

Live In Couple Job, Berkshire, Housekeeper and Estate Farm worker

 

A wonderful opportunity for a Live In Couple to join an established estate in Berkshire which is made up of farm land and gardens, you will join an existing team of staff who have worked for the family for a number of years.

 

It’s an Organic and Biodynamic Estate and farms in a very traditional way, the ideal candidate will have worked on a farm and with cattle before however it’s not essential

The role will involve working outside either on the farm or in the gardens, it’s suitable for a candidate who has an interest in organic and natural produce

 

The main residence is a large 7 bedroom house with reception rooms, the house is used as a part-time residence usually 2 weeks at one time throughout the year. It’s an informal environment with high standards.

As a Housekeeper you will maintain the house to a high standard and ensure the household is ready for the principal’s visits. A cleaner is also employed who you would work with

 

As the family only spend 3-4 months a year at the household you are expected to be flexible when they are in residence with regards to working hours and days

The role is for a Couple who are happy to work as part of a team as the estate is like a community and they are looking for a long term Couple to add to the existing team

 

Duties will include:

 

  • Hands on cleaning, laundry and ironing to a high standard

  • Running errands, shopping duties

  • Estate work on the farm and in the gardens working within a team

  • Handling the cattle on the farm

 

 

Accommodation 2 or 3 bedroom cottage will be provided on the estate or close by

Start date Flexible for the right Couple

Days 5 days per week – Monday to Friday

(Occasional weekend work when the principals are in residence)

Drivers Ideally both to drive but essential one is a driver

Salary £750-£800npw combined

 

Consultant – Hannah Mckeown – Greycoat Lumleys job reference 44448

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