Live In Couple Job, Hampshire
An excellent position for a Live In Couple to join an old client of Greycoat Lumleys, they are looking for a Couple to join their existing team of staff that include a Couple and a team of 3 Gardeners.
It’s a main residence for the family and is in the heart of the countryside, as a Housekeeper you will be required to carry out housekeeping duties in the main house which will be alongside the other Housekeeper, a couple of days a week you will be required to help the clients elderly aunt who lives a couple of miles down the road, cleaning her flat, shopping for her and running any errands.
It would be great if you can do simple family cooking on occasions if the family have guests but it’s not an essential part of the role
Garden maintenance duties will include working alongside the 3 gardeners, a Head Gardener oversees the projects and makes a plan for the week ahead. This role is hands on with grounds work, mowing, hedge cutting and working in the woodlands. You should be happy to work outside in all weathers and use large garden machinery.
If your confident with driving into London this would be great as the client does occasionally go into London for events
They have a small dog so dog lovers are essential and be great if your happy to look after her when the family are away
The family do have guests at weekends so you will be asked in advance to work at the weekends on occasions, when this happens time off in the week will be given, When they have guests cooking breakfast and looking after the guests is required but it’s not a formal set up.
You should be happy to work as part of a team, be flexible and have a good attitude, it’s to work for a lovely client who is fair and looks after their staff very well
Duties to Include
Hands on Housekeeping
Companion role to a family member
Shopping for her and running errands
Simple Cooking but not essential
Using large garden machinery
Care of the dog
Accommodation~ 2 bedroom flat – 2 miles from the main house
Start Date~ March – April 2018
Days of work ~ Monday to Friday with occasional weekends on request
Salary - £700-£750npw combined
Drivers ~ Ideally both to drive, essential Gardener does
Responsible Consultant ~ Hannah Mckeown JOB ID ~ 47519