Live In Couple Job, Richmond

Location London
Sector Private Households & Estates
Job Role Couple
Job Type Permanent vacancy
Salary £750 nett per week
Job Number  45354
Created 01 August 2017

 

Live In Couple Job, Richmond

 

A live-in weekend Cook/Butler/Handyman couple are required for a fully staffed private household.

 

Duties to include but not limited to:

 

Cook/Housekeeper

  • Prepare breakfast, lunch and dinner Friday to Monday using organic ingredients and produce from the house garden.

  • Prepare menus and source organic suppliers.

  • All food shopping for the house and the animals.

  • Prepare and cook fresh food for the dogs.

  • Stock control of dry goods and household products.

  • Care, upkeep and cleaning of the kitchen/dining room area.

  • Making Lady of the House’s bed and tidying the bathroom on Saturday and Sunday when the Housekeeper is not on duty.

  • Preparing floral arrangements as and when required.

  • Assist the butler/handyman where necessary.

  • Working on occasional weekends at holiday house in Sussex.

 

Butler/Handyman

 

  • To prepare the dining room, set the table and to serve breakfast, lunch and dinner (if required).

  • Care, upkeep and cleaning of all downstairs rooms.

  • Care upkeep and cleaning of Lady of the House’s suite of rooms on Saturday and Sunday when the housekeeper is off duty.

  • Care for the dogs and feed them. Walking the dogs on Saturday and Sunday when the chauffeur is off duty.

  • Care and upkeep for all silver and brass.

  • Maintain the fireplaces and arrange for them to be swept/set.

  • Care and upkeep of the swimming pool, pool house and tennis court.

  • Feed the chickens and collect the eggs.

  • Assisting the Cook/Housekeeper as and when required.

  • Working on occasional weekends at holiday house in Sussex.

  • Driving and running errands on Saturday and Sunday when the Chauffeur is off duty.

  • Upkeep of televisions, and general DIY around the house and garden as required.

 

You will be required for work Friday to Monday inclusive – days off will be Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday

 

The Lady of the House has four dogs and the couple will be in charge of their welfare when on duty. They must be dog/animal lovers.

 

A two bedroom cottage with garden will be provided and use of a pool car when on duty.

 

Start date: October 2017 – interviewing now

 

Drivers: Ideally both to drive

 

Salary: £750npw combined

 

Responsible Consultant : Hannah Mckeown Job ID ~ 45354

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