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Live In Couples Job

Location Greater London, United Kingdom
Sector Private Households & Estates
Job Role Couple
Job Type Permanent vacancy
Salary £65,000 GPA
Job Number  51736
Created 18 April 2019

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

  • Housekeeping

  • 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

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