Live In Couple Job, Somerset

Location United Kingdom
Sector Private Households & Estates
Job Role Couple
Job Type Permanent vacancy
Salary £800+ nett per week
Job Number  41666
Created 29 May 2017

Live In Couple Job, Somerset, Housekeeper, Cook, Gardener, Handyman, Driver

ASAP Start, 1 bedroom flat, separate entrance and car provided, £800npw



A stunning newly refurbished property in the idyllic location of Somerset requires a live-in domestic Couple to start ASAP for a family of 5.  

This role is for a returning client of Greycoat Lumleys and is a great opportunity for a Couple.


The property is a large 9 bedroom property on 69 acres of land, the family use the household at weekends and school holidays.


As a Housekeeper you are required to keep the maintenance of the home to a high standard, you should be organised and proactive and run the house efficiently. Being a weekend residence, you will be required to have a planned approach and think ahead and use your initiative.

You will provide a turn down service when the family are in residence, ensure fires are prepared in the winter etc.  Cleaning, laundry, ironing and shopping for groceries.


One part of the Couple should be a good cook, you will be required to cook for the family and you must have a love of food and understanding of presentation. You should be confident cooking for up to 10 people. The family enjoy British and modern European cuisine but also like to try other cuisines. They will get Caterers in for large parties and events


As a Gardener you will be required to help look after the grounds and the gardens, a full-time gardener is employed so it’s mainly helping with garden maintenance duties.

If you are interested in vegetable gardening the family would love you to be involved in the kitchen garden to be able to use the fresh organic produce for the family to enjoy.  


Duties to include:

  • Housekeeping to a high standard including cleaning, washing and ironing

  • Cooking family meals to dinner party standard up to 10 people

  • Shopping for the household

  • Garden maintenance duties, mowing lawns, pruning and hedging

  • Maintenance of the swimming pool

  • Security of the household


Accommodation: 1 bedroom separate flat, pet is welcome

Start date: ASAP

Days of work: 5 days per week, days off during the week, occasional weekends off when the family are not in residence

Driving: Both are required to drive

Salary: £800npw combined


Responsible Consultant ~ Hannah Mckeown, Job ID ~41666

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