Live in Housekeeper job

Location Hatfield, South East England, UK
Sector Housekeeping
Job Role Housekeeper
Job Type Permanent vacancy
Salary £30,000-£35,000 GPA
Job Number  47578
Created 09 July 2018

Live in Housekeeper required near Hatfield, Herts Start ASAP Salary £ 30-34k Gross Per annum ( Approx £450-500 npw)

( 47578 ) Lovely informal and busy family need an excellent housekeeper / person Friday to look after them, their 5 friendly dogs and their large 7 bed home in the countryside. The home is large but modern and minimalistic in style so will be easy to care for.

This is their main residence but they also have homes abroad so an EU passport would be an advantage as they may very occasionally need you to travel with them. Must be a team player, you will be working alongside their existing housekeeper. They are an informal family, Mum is very hands on with the children so childcare duties will be minimal but you must be happy to help when needed. The role would suit someone who is calm, confident and well organised with lots of common sense and who is sensitive to the needs of the family.


Duties to include

  • Hands on Housekeeping, Cleaning , Washing and Ironing in conjunction with one other full time housekeeper.

  • Helping with the children ( aged from 7 upwards) preparing school and sports bags etc

  • Cooking for the children on occasion and helping with food preparation- They enjoy simple healthy food prepared from scratch.

  • Meeting and greeting contractors and tradespeople

  • Helping when the family entertain if needed.

  • If a confident driver some school runs and activities

  • Helping with the dogs and other pets if needed


Partners and pets cannot be accommodated.  

Driving not essential but would be a bonus as the property is quite rural.


Hours 5-5.5 day week approx. 40 -45 hours per week with flexibility

Accommodation  Separate self-contained flat, or en-suite bedroom with use of sitting room and separate kitchen

Salary  £ 30-34k Gross per annum + Food provided

Starts ASAP

Consultant to contact ;-Rebecca Liljeros

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