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Live In Couple Job

Location South West England, United Kingdom
Sector Private Households & Estates
Job Role Couple
Job Type Permanent vacancy
Salary £50,000-£55,000 GPA
Job Number  52420
Created 15 April 2019





Live In Couple Job, Wiltshire Housekeeper & Driver, Gardener

2 bedroom cottage on the estate, £800npw

Live In Couple required for a lovely previous client of Greycoat Lumleys in Wiltshire, the retired Couple are looking for a Housekeeper who can maintain a large 5 bedroom country house which is set in a rural location. Two Adults live in the house full-time and their grown up children and grandchildren visit.

If you enjoy cooking this will be very welcome to have someone to cook simple family meals for two people however this is not a big part of the role.


A Part-Time Gardener is employed 2 days per week, the role will include assisting with Gardener with garden maintenance duties to include mowing lawns, hedge cutting general maintenance duties.

The gentleman is a keen shot and requires you to accompany him and drive him to shoot days/weekends and help with carrying guns, assist with loading, you will be expected to stay very occasionally overnight if the shoot is up north or south and too far to drive in one day- client would ideally like someone who has a gun licence but it’s not essential, you can obtain a licence, Training given for loading


Driving duties to include taking the clients out for dinner locally or London, picking up family from the airport and general running errands, total responsibility for valeting, cleaning clients

5 cars, Bentley, Aston Martin, Porsche & 2 Range Rovers.

The family have 2 dogs who you will be required to look after when they are away and help walk when the client is not around.


Duties will include:


·         Hands on cleaning, laundry and ironing

·         Family cooking ideal but not essential

·         Assisting with 3 acres of gardens and working with a part-time gardener

·         Assisting maintenance manager with general maintenance on the estate.

·         Driving duties to include local errands, London and airport runs

·         Assisting client on shoots – training will be given

·         Security of the house when the family are not in residence

·         Walking dogs and caring for them when the family are away



Accommodation          2 bedroom cottage on the estate – 1 well behaved dog is welcome

Start date                     May 2019

Days                           5 days per week – Monday to Friday in the main however you will be required to work some weekends off and days off in the week, flexibility is important.

Drivers                        Essential Both to drive

Salary                          £800npw combined


Responsible Consultant – Hannah Mckeown Job ID 52420

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