Live in Couple Job, London
A client of Greycoat Lumleys is looking for a hardworking experienced couple to join their busy family home. The property is a second residence and the family like to visit at the weekends. The household is fully staffed so the candidates must be happy to work alongside other employees.
Duties to include but not limited to
Laundry, ironing and fabric care
Direct the daily Housekeeper
Occasional Childcare, babysitting (twice a week if needed)
Occasional light family cooking if required (A full time chef is employed)
Packing and unpacking of the luggage
Assist with dinner parties, family events and front of house
Driving - Local errands and schools runs and the children’s activities
Valeting and maintaining the cars
Maintenance and basic DIY - inside and outside of the property
Animal care, 2 family dogs
The ideal candidates must have an eye for detail and with a can do attitude. They must be self –starting and proactive in their approach to maintaining the house to a high standard. This is a lovely role and flexibility is key. They do require assistance at the weekends, to keep the kitchen organised and prepared for the next meal, keeping the bathrooms and bedrooms clean and tidy and providing a turn down service when the family are in residence. The candidates will be effectively be on call at the weekends to assist when needed.
Driving is an important part of this role to ensure the family’s needs are met. The children have very busy schedules at the weekend, so a confident driver is essential to assist with this.
Previous experience working within a private household as a couple is essential and a couple who love dogs.
Start date: As soon as possible
Accommodation: One Bedroom apartment, with separate entrance
Working week: 5 days a week, weekend work is required, days off are to be taken during the week
Salary: £65k Gross combined
Driving: One driver is essential both would be desirable
Job reference: 51736
Responsible consultant: Nicola Forster