Live In Housekeeper Job

  • Sector: Housekeeping
  • Function: Live-In Housekeeper
  • Contact: Laura Harrall
  • Contact Phone: +441298600414
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Location: Rutland
  • Salary: up to £40,000 GPA
  • Job Ref: 114823
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Live In Housekeeper Job Rutland - start asap - full-time - self-contained accommodation - up to £40,000 gross per annum depending on experience

Our client is looking for an experienced Housekeeper to look after a large and traditional family home in Rutland.    The house has 11 bedrooms although normally only one third of the house is in use on a daily basis.  You focus will be on keeping the areas of the house that are used most often clean and tidy as well as keeping on top of the other areas of the property following a cleaning schedule.  This is a busy informal household with 3 older children and three dogs.  Mum works from home.  T

Duties will include:

  • Hands on cleaning of the house and keeping it organised, clean and tidy, having a cleaning schedule as not all of the rooms will be used all of the time

  • Cleaning the kitchen, oven, fridge

  • Weekly bed changing

  • Household and personal laundry 

  • Hand washing delicate items

  • Wardrobe management - packing and unpacking of cases

  • Arranging dry cleaning

  • Shopping for the household

  • Handling household petty cash and banking

  • Meeting and greeting guests / answering the door / taking in parcels and deliveries

  • Serving teas and coffees to the family and guests, making occasional snacks for the children

  • Assisting when the family are entertaining

  • Running errands

  • Dealing with trades and contractors

  • Property security

  • Keeping outside areas clean and tidy including the pool house

  • Dog sitting  / dog walking / feeding - you must be a dog lover

Excellent references and Enhanced DBS Check required

This is a full-time role normally to Monday to Friday but you will be required to work 2 weekends per month taking your days off during the week

The family are informal and are looking for a flexible, experienced, discreet and down to earth Housekeeper.

1 bed self contained apartment provided - bills paid by the employer - own private entrance

Start ASAP

up to £40,000 gross per annum depending on experience