International Live In Housekeeper / Companion / Cook Job in Jersey , Channel Islands
An excellent opportunity has arisen to help out a lovely elderly lady in her home in Jersey, Channel Islands on a full time basis. She is currently also seeking a Caretaker/Gardener/Handyperson and you will be working as part of a small, close knit team comprising a PA, a Housekeeper and a Caretaker. You will be reporting directly to the Employer. As part of your duties in addition to Housekeeping you will also be looking after the cooking duties, preparing 3 meals a day for the employer and her family/guests and cater for brunch/lunch/afternoon tea/dinner parties and small cocktail gatherings. You will be required to accompany the employer to travel to UK (Surrey Estate) to carry out your duties as you would if you were in Jersey.
The ideal candidate for this role will be extremely organised, warm and friendly, mature, reliable, flexible, have a ‘can do attitude’, be a safe and confident driver, dog friendly, able to liaise and organise internal trade suppliers and contractors, be hardworking and very flexible.
There are no pets allowed.
You must hold a full clean driving licence.
Duties to include:
Daily house cleaning
Laundry of clothing and linen and ironing
Shopping – food, wine, supplies, etc.
Cooking and catering for small parties/gatherings
Assist in the coordination of the ‘Daily Helps’ in both Jersey and UK Surrey Estate
Travel to Surrey Estate with the Employer and carry out your everyday duties as if you were in Jersey
Share the responsibility together with the Caretaker, for the employer’s dog
Working Days and Hours: 5.5 days a week – Monday to Friday and Saturday AM every other week with no set daily working hours
Salary: £25,000 gross per annum (dependent of experience)
Accommodation: 1 bedroom flat with utilities included except telephone, broadband and Sky
Start Date: September / October 2018
Vacancy Reference: 49158
Consultant to Contact: Lina Sannesdotter