Live in Head Housekeeper job

Location South East England, UK
Sector Housekeeping
Job Role Head Housekeeper
Job Type Permanent vacancy
Salary £34,000 GPA
Job Number  49699
Created 18 September 2018

Live in Head Housekeeper required near Hungerford, Berkshire, Start ASAP Salary £34k+ Gross Per annum ( Approx £500 npw)

( 49699 ) Young couple with 2 friendly dogs need a switched on Head housekeeper for their homes in the countryside. They use the properties at the weekends. The role will commence in their 15 bed home where they will stay for 6 months before it undergoes refurbishment and they will then move to a large 5 bed residence nearby. Once the renovations are complete the role will move back to the 15 bed home. We are ideally looking for someone who is flexible, loves the rural environment and who has experience in similar roles.


Duties to include

  • Hands on Housekeeping duties needed on weekends, and share/oversee tasks with the current two part time cleaners during the week

  • Shopping & Running errands

  • Butler duties/front of house when guests are in residence.

  • Silver service when entertaining a reasonable number of guests (6 – 8 at most. Additional staff/chef will be provided for larger groups).

  • Driving- Collection of principals and guests to/from train station will be needed, and occasional trips to London

  • Meeting and greeting guests when the principals entertain and dealing with contractors and tradespeople

  • Helping with the 2 friendly dogs to include walking them


Pets will be considered but partners cannot be accommodated. 

Driving essential, Must have own car but car provided for work purposes


Hours 5 day week, weekends on 9-5.30 generally, longer hours when principals in residence ( 2-3 times per month approx). 40 hours per week with flexibility

Accommodation  2 bed house on the Estate

Salary  £34k+ Gross Per annum ( Approx £500 npw)

Starts ASAP

Consultant to contact ;-Rebecca Liljeros & Kaisha Hastu

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