Live In Couple Job, Somerset

Location South West England
Sector Private Households & Estates
Job Role Couple
Job Type Permanent vacancy
Salary Negotiable
Job Number  45650
Created 31 August 2017

Live In Couple Job, Somerset


A great opportunity for a Couple to work in a stunning Country House set in 8 acres of grounds in a rural part of Somerset.

The House is new to the holiday rental market in 2017, with 15 bedrooms and 14 bathrooms this superb property can sleep up to 30 people.

Nestled overlooking Porlock Vale, the beautiful building boasts a totally captivating view, both up the valley and out over the Bristol Channel. The building pulls together modern comfort with 1920's elegance. It’s a great location for private hire whether it be a wedding, corporate meetings or a large family gathering.


The owners are looking for an experienced Couple to run and manage the business, you will be involved in the bookings and driving the business forward, it’s a great opportunity for someone who has previous hospitality background and who has ideas to push the business forward. It’s a new venture and the owners are very communicative and involved in the business, they have repeat bookings after operating for only 2 months and bookings into next year.

There is an option for the right Couple if you wanted to offer catering services to the holiday lets but at the moment the clients arrange their own catering


When the house is not rented out, they also offer B&B and have 5 rooms allocated for this, you will be responsible for the bookings and cooking breakfasts using local produce.


Housekeeping duties will involve cleaning the household, change over days are of course the busy days, all linen and towels are sent out.

Groundsman duties will include general upkeep of the gardens, mowing lawns and general caretaking duties


This is a role suitable for a Couple who have good communication skills, are computer literate, have a hospitality background and a passion for dealing with people and want to drive this new exciting business and be involved in seeing it grow. You will manage your own time and there can be a lot of downtime around the busy periods.



Accommodation 2 bedroom flat within the main house - A pet would be considered

Start date September – October

Drivers Both to drive

Salary Basic Salary plus commission and bonus on bookings


Consultant – Hannah Mckeown – Greycoat Lumleys job reference 45650

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