Live In Couple Job, Cheltenham

Location South East England
Sector Private Households & Estates
Job Role Couple
Job Type Permanent vacancy
Salary £750 nett per week
Job Number  45831
Created 18 September 2017

Live In Couple Job, Gloucestershire, Housekeeper & Driver, Handyman


A Live In Couple is required for a large 12 bedroom property in Gloucestershire. This is a full time residence, and they have 4 children aged between 17-25 years old who live at the property either full-time or at weekends.


The estate is 30 acres, and there are other staff employed including a Housekeeper, Handyman, Part Time Gardeners, and contractors. 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 but the role is more focused on Housekeeping than cooking.


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, and horses, 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

  • Basic Gardening Maintenance working with Gardeners

  • 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

Start date ASAP


Days 5 days per week – mixture of weekends off and days off in the week


Drivers Both to drive


Salary £750-£800npw combined


Consultant Hannah McKeown


Job ID 45831

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