Live In Couple Job, Gloucestershire, Housekeeper and Houseman
A family of 4 who have employed a Couple for the last 6 years are looking for an experienced Couple to look after their large 10 bedroom home close to Cirencester, they have three children aged 18, 16 and 14 years old. The children are at boarding school so the school holidays and weekends are when everyone is home. They like their family time so most weeks you will be required to work Monday to Friday. If they require you to work weekends they will give you plenty of notice.
You will be required to carry out all housekeeping duties to a high standard and should have experience in cleaning antiques and silver as well as doing the washing and ironing
Houseman duties will include helping in the house with housekeeping and working together to keep the house immaculate, also occasional driving and front of house duties when the family entertain you would be required to serve at the dinner table, meet and greet.
When the family entertain they do get a Chef in to cater for dinner parties so no cooking is involved and a gardener is employed
The family have 2 dogs and a parrot, you will be required to look after them when the family are not in residence, as the accommodation is off site at least one of you will move in to the main house for security and dog care.
You should have a private household background and excellent references and be non smokers
Accommodation: 2 bedroom cottage in nearby village with its own garden, not suitable for children but possibly a pet
Council tax will be paid by the client
Salary: £760 nett per week
Monday – Friday and occasional weekends, with plenty of notice
Start date: Mid to end of July 2017
Responsible Consultant ~ Hannah Mckeown JOB ID ~ 44918