Live-in Housekeeper Job

  • Sector: Housekeeping
  • Function: Live-In Housekeeper, Live-In Housekeeper/Cook
  • Contact: Andy Hodges
  • Contact Phone: +442072339950
  • Start Date: ASAP for the right candidate
  • Location: Tuscany
  • Salary: €2,500 to 3,000 NPM
  • Job Ref: 115674
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Live-in Housekeeper opportunity - Tuscany, Italy 

We are delighted to be assisting this friendly and caring principal find a full-time permanent live-in Housekeeper for her holiday home in Beautiful Tuscany, Italy. The family use the residence as a holiday home and typically are "in & out" of the residence between April and October each year. The two principals have two grown up children and are very much animal loves so would require someone the same. This is a large gated residence with a live-in caretaker on the grounds. 

To be considered:

  • Must have an EU passport or long term Italian working visa 

  • Must be fluent in English (clear English) and intermediate Italian upwards 

  • Must have verifiable references in a similar position (private) for a HNW/UHNW employer 

  • Must be a Driver 

  • Must be an animal lover 

  • Ideally we are seeking someone who can cook basic family meals 

  • We are seeking someone without personal commitments away outside of Tuscany 


  • Ironing, 

  • Dusting

  • Silverware care

  • Polishing

  • Basic Household Maintenance

  • Guardianship of the residence 

  • Artwork care

  • Window care

  • Basic cooking (when in residence) 

  • Full time care of 2 cats, and an elderly dog (which travels with the principal) 

  • Monday to Friday off season, may require weekends (with two days off in the week) during the high season


  • Accommodation provided, this is a private Annex, with separate bathroom, living area and kitchen.

  • Salary circa €2,500 to 3,000 take home per month depending on experience 

  • Use of a car for work purposes 

  • Family out of residence for 5 months of the year, so light duties during this time 

Consultant: Andy Hodges

Job No: 115674