Live in Housekeeper / Cook job in Chelsea , London Start ASAP
A Couple living in Chelsea are looking for an experienced Housekeeper/Cook to help them in their home. They have two grown up children who also visit from time to time but both live nearby in their own apartments. There is also have a Dachshund dog.
The family already employ a part time Housekeeper who you will work alongside, a PA, Gardner and handyman/driver. Your duties will be all of the daily shared housekeeping, cleaning, laundry and ironing, along with daily family cooking. The part time lady just helps out with ironing and cleaning.
Cooking can be up to 3 meals per day depending on the couple’s schedule, but usually just breakfast and dinner. They typically enjoy healthy, fresh, low carb meals, like fish, soups and salads. You must be able to cook without following recipes.
The family have a home also in the Surrey countryside that you may be asked to cover when the staff are off. The ideal candidate for this role will have impeccably high standards and be a confident cook. You will have a fantastic eye for detail, be flexible, happy to take direction, discreet, a fast worker and proactive!
House: 5 storeys, 5 bedrooms
Hours: Monday – Friday, 9.00am – 6.00/7.00pm
Accommodation: Your own lovely separate studio cottage in garden with your own living room, bedroom, bathroom and kitchen. The kitchen and lounge area will be used by the other staff during the day. YOU MUST SLEEP IN THE PROPERTY 7 NIGHTS PER WEEK, but of course you can go out on your days off. This is just a security measure.
Vacancy Number: 45358
Consultant to contact: Dominique Smith