Live In Couple Job, Gloucestershire

Location South West England
Sector Private Households & Estates
Job Role Couple
Job Type Permanent vacancy
Salary Negotiable
Job Number  47523
Created 14 February 2018

Live In House Management Couple Job, Gloucestershire


An experienced Couple required for a main residence in the Cotswolds, the client is looking for an experienced Housekeeper Cook to run the household and oversee a housekeeper who also works 5 days per week.

As a Cook you should be confident cooking for dinner parties when the family entertain – they hold 3 shoot weekends per year that you will be responsible for catering for, you will shop for the household and keep a record of accounts.

The principals enjoy light healthy food cooked and presented well. Also traditional Sunday roasts and shoot suppers in season. Must be confident to cater for dinner parties for up to 12. You will have assistance serving to table. The family are informal but have high standards


Houseman role will be a mixture of duties, from looking after a fleet of cars, helping in the gardens, general handyman jobs and helping in the house when the family have guests


Security of the estate and looking after the dogs when the family are away, you should be dog lovers as they have 3


This role would suit a Couple who have very high standards, you should be flexible and adaptable to the clients travel arrangements


Duties will include:


  • Hands on with cleaning, washing and ironing – with the help of another housekeeper

  • Family cooking and to dinner party standard

  • Running errands, shopping duties

  • Maintaining household systems, dealing with contractors

  • Driving duties and to look after the cars

  • Assisting gardeners

  • Security of the household and estate

  • Dog care



Accommodation Separate accommodation

Start date End of March/Beg of April

Days 5 days per week (Mondays and Tuesdays as days off)

Drivers Essential both to drive

Salary Negotiable


Consultant – Hannah Mckeown – Greycoat Lumleys job reference 47523

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