Live In Couple Job

Location Oxford, South East England, UK
Sector Private Households & Estates
Job Role Couple
Job Type Permanent vacancy
Salary £50,000-£55,000 GPA
Job Number  51721
Created 11 February 2019


Live in Couple Job, Oxfordshire, Handyman Driver & Gardener & Housekeeper Cook Mid April start Pretty and cosy 1 bedroom cottage on the estate


Lovely informal family are looking for an excellent Couple who can assist them in running their family homes. The Family has two current main residences: a beautiful restored farmhouse in the heart of Oxfordshire and a townhouse in central Oxford where they spend time during the school term therefore they would require the couple to work at both locations accordingly.

They have two children aged 15 and 13 years old, a dog and a cat and a tropical fish.


Duties to include

  • General hands on Housekeeping duties, tidying, cleaning, washing and ironing- working in conjunction with a daily cleaner who comes 3 days per week.

  • Running errands, taking pets to the vets, shopping etc

  • Cooking for the family- they enjoy healthy family meals, help preparing food if they are entertaining

  • Freezer filling and occasional baking

  • Running the house, dealing with contractors and the house diary and some light PA duties.

  • House and Pet sitting when the family are away.

  • Occasional babysitting and helping with child care


Outside duties will include

  • Cleaning/fuelling the cars and driving duties to include airport runs, occasional school runs and into London, occasional towing of cars to specialised garages

  • Basic garden maintenance

  • Pool maintenance

  • Handyman jobs inside the house and outside


The client is looking for a very competent handyman who ideally has had a trade in the past and can do more than basic handyman duties

Driving essential for both

CRB checks will be required

Car provided for work purposes.



Hours: 5 day week, Days off: Sunday and Monday

Accommodation: Separate 1 bedroom cottage

Salary: Negotiable

Starts Mid - April 2019


Responsible Consultant - Hannah Mckeown Job ID 51721

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