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Live in Housekeeper / Cook job

Location South West England, UK
Sector Housekeeping
Job Role Housekeeper / Cook
Job Type Permanent vacancy
Salary £25,000-£30,000 GPA
Job Number  47616
Created 11 July 2018

Live in Housekeeper/Cook required near Marlborough Start ASAP Salary £26-30k+ ( Approx £400-450npw)

( 47616 ) Our client based in Wiltshire is looking for an experienced, discreet, dog friendly Housekeeper/Cook to look after them and their beautiful Manor House in the country.

The ideal candidate for this role will be a good cook, flexible to work occasional weekends.

You must be able to manage your time and be happy with your own company and enjoy a rural environment- the house is a 10 minute walk from the village. Other staff ( Gardeners ) are employed.


Duties to include

  • Hands on Housekeeping, Cleaning , Washing and Ironing

  • Cooking for principal daily (simple, light, healthy meals using the produce of the kitchen garden- an interest in gardening would be a bonus), and for guests when required

  • Occasional help with preparation for weekend dinner parties

  • Household shopping

  • Dog walking and helping with the dogs (they have 2 medium to large sized friendly dogs )

  • House and occasional pet sitting( dogs and a horse.)


Partners and pets will be considered but please no cats. 

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

Hours 5 days per week, approx. 40 hours per week with flexibility


Accommodation  Small self-contained cottage within estate grounds (Undergoing renovation so initially you will be accommodated within a separate section in the house for 1-2 months)

Salary  £26-30k+

Starts ASAP

Consultant to contact ;-Rebecca Liljeros

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