Live In Couple Job

Location South East England, UK
Sector Private Households & Estates
Job Role Couple
Job Type Permanent vacancy
Salary See below
Job Number  50447
Created 03 December 2018

Live In Couple Job, Hampshire

 

A Part-Time residence which is a countryside home for an intentional family are looking for a live In Couple to look after the security and up keep of the large 9 bedroom house which is situated in approx 13 acres of land.

 

The family use the property either at weekends or for longer holidays throughout the year I.e. in the summer and Christmas.

 

You should be flexible in your hours/duties when the family are in residence and understand that numbers of guests visiting may change last minute etc. You will manage your time and can take time off in lieu of owed when they are not in residence.

 

As a housekeeper you will look after all the cleaning washing and ironing and ensure the house is kept to a high standard.

There is also a 2 bedroom guest cottage to maintain.

Houseman role will involve working in the house with your partner, dealing with contractors and assisting the 2 part time Gardeners with garden maintenance duties and maintaining a vegetable garden.

 

One part of the Couple should be a competent Cook and prepare family meals when they are in residence, confident to cook for approx 10/12 people.

 

This is a role suitable for a Couple who like to work together and have a strong working partnership and have great pride in looking after a property and run the house as you would your own.

The client is looking for a Couple who have good communication skills, Trust and Discretion is a key factor for them.

 

They have young grandchildren who visit the house and have no pets.

 

Duties

  • Housekeeping

  • Cooking

  • Shopping for the household

  • Managing contractors

  • Overseeing gardeners

  • Gardening and handyman duties

  • Informal front of house service

  • Administration duties for the household paying bills and doing a monthly report for the client Security of the house/estate Occasional driving duties Occasional help in the clients London home

 

Accommodation - separate 1 bedroom flat - sorry no dogs. They are open to a Cat Start date - ASAP Drivers - Essential one is a driver Salary £48k-£51k gross combined

 

Job ID 50447

Hannah Mckeown

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