Live In Couple Job In Berkshire

Location South of England
Sector Private Households & Estates
Job Role Couple
Job Type Permanent vacancy
Salary £750 nett per week
Job Number 42740
Created 08 March 2017



Live In Couple Job, Berkshire Housekeeper, Mother’s Help & Gardener, Handyman, Driver,

Start date can be flexible, Excellent 2 bedroom cottage. Salary £750npw-£800npw


A lovely client who is moving from London to Berkshire in March are looking for a proactive and flexible Couple to help run their home, they have a 3.5 year old son.

You will be responsible for cleaning a 6 bedroom farm house to a high standard and look after the washing and ironing.

Cooking family meals and ideally one of you will be confident to cook for small dinner parties (6-8 people) when the family entertain a couple of times a month.


Mum is very hands on with childcare and the little boy will be at pre prep school during the daytime, however you should be happy with Mother’s help duties which will include babysitting, school runs, occasional sole charge and supervising him. Ideally you will have had experience with children before however it is not a Nanny role.


You will be required to carry out garden maintenance duties, there is approx. 3 acres of formal garden which needs maintaining, there will be some renovation work done on outbuildings so overseeing any contractors coming to the house and general handyman jobs around the house.


This role is suitable for a Couple who are looking to work in an informal household with high standards, you will work in a relaxed environment but are required to be flexible in your duties as they will be varied day to day. They are looking for a long term Couple and provide excellent accommodation.


Duties will include:


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

  • Family and Dinner party standard cooking

  • Mother’s help duties, babysitting, supervising when needed,

  • General household maintenance inside and outside

  • Garden Maintenance duties

  • Driving duties to include local errands, school runs

  • Security of the house when the family are not in residence


Accommodation 2 bedroom cottage onsite with its own garden

Suitable for well behaved dog

Start date Start date to be discussed

Days 5 days per week, days off during the week, occasional weekends

Drivers Both to Drive

Salary £750-£800 npw combined


Consultant – Hannah Mckeown – Greycoat Lumleys job reference 42740



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