Live In Couple Job, Wiltshire
A family with 3 school aged children require a Couple to look after their 9 bedroom property, the clients use the property at weekends and holidays,
It’s a new property to the family and has been recently renovated. They are looking for a flexible Couple who have a willing attitude and can occasionally help out in their family home in Switzerland for a week.
As a Housekeeper you will be responsible for the cleaning of the house, washing and ironing and ideally some family cooking when the family are in residence, they also bring extra staff a Butler, Cook and Housekeeper to help you in the house at the weekend when they are entertaining for larger numbers.
Gardening duties to include garden maintenance, you should be competent using large garden machinery. Ideally you will have basic plant knowledge, they do employ a Gardener as well.
General DIY jobs inside and outside, looking after the security of the estate.
When the house is a busy you should be happy to muck in and help inside with houseman duties
Duties will include:
Overseeing the household and being hands on with housekeeping
Hands on with cleaning, washing and ironing
Simple cooking when the principals are in residence
Running errands, shopping duties
Maintaining household systems, dealing with contractors
Driving duties to include school runs and airport runs, look after the cars,
Security of the household and estate
Accommodation Separate 3 bedroom cottage will be provided on the estate – When the extra staff come to work for the weekend they will stay in the spare rooms
Start date ASAP
Days 5 days per week
(Days off during the week in the main but occasional weekends off when the principals are not in residence)
Drivers Essential one is a driver
Salary £50K-£55K gross Combined
Consultant – Hannah Mckeown – Greycoat Lumleys job reference 48352