Live In Couple Job, London
A wonderful Live In Couples position for an old client of Greycoat Lumleys in central London.
The property has just been through an extensive renovation project which is now complete and they require an excellent Couple to run their home.
They have five children who are at home part time, they are either away at school/university.
The house is a busy family home during school term however as a family they spend most of the school holidays away. They employ a full-time cleaner, as a Housekeeper you will be responsible for managing her.
Housekeeping duties will include managing the house, shopping, cooking family meals and assisting the cleaner. You should be child friendly and help with taking the children to and from school and assisting the younger children with homework.
Ideally you will be a confident cook or be at least happy to assist with dinner party preparation.
Houseman role will include looking after their recently created Garden which will include garden maintenance duties, handyman jobs around the house and maintaining household systems.
Driving duties to airports, school runs and general running errands, maintaining the cars and generally working with your partner to ensure the house runs smoothly and efficiently.
On occasions the family would like the Housekeeper to travel a few times a year for a week or so to their home in France to help with childcare.
The position does require both to drive
Duties will include:
Managing the household and daily cleaner
Hands on with housekeeping duties including cleaning, washing and ironing
Family cooking and help with dinner parties
Running errands, shopping duties
Babysitting 1 x a week
Garden Maintenance and Handyman duties
Driving duties to include airport and school runs, valeting cars
Security of the house when the family are away and living in the main house
Accommodation Separate 1 bedroom furnished flat near to the house all utilities paid
(You will be required to live in the family’s home when the family are away)
Start date September or October 2017
Days 5 days per week – Monday to Friday and they will require you to work alternate weekends during the school term with days off in lieu during the quieter time in the school holidays
Hours: 7.30am-7pm – School Term and School Holidays – 9am-5pm
Drivers Both to drive
Salary Salary negotiable
Consultant – Hannah Mckeown – Greycoat Lumleys job reference 45327