Live In Housekeeper Job

Location Edinburgh, Scotland, UK
Sector Housekeeping
Job Role Housekeeper
Job Type Permanent vacancy
Salary £25,000 GPA
Job Number  51367
Created 11 March 2019

Live In Housekeeper Job



Greycoat Lumleys’ client are seeking a Housekeeper to join their family near Dunblane Scotland. This is an opportunity for the right candidate to join a very welcoming family with three children all school age. This role will suit someone who is happy to be proactive and recognise when jobs needs to be done without direction. They must be flexible as the family have busy lives and therefore needs someone with a ‘can do’ attitude, they must also like pets as the family have a puppy.


Duties include:


  • Housekeeping for the family home

  • Cleaning

  • Laundry

  • Ironing

  • Prepare breakfast for the children and take to school – short distance

  • Some occasional family cooking – very simple

  • Looking after children for 2 hours after school

  • Security of the home when the clients are away (Grandparents may still be there)


The Principals can work away therefore the housekeeper will share the childcare with the grandparents who live in a property on the grounds next to the main house.


Driver with their own car is essential.



Hours: 7.45am to 6pm with a break in the afternoon

Monday to Friday

Some occasional weekend work


Accommodation: Exceptional 2 bedroom gatehouse cottage with private garden

Pets welcome within reason

Client will pay Council Tax and Housekeeper is to pay all other bills.


Salary: Approx. £25,000 gross per annual depending on experience


Start: April 2019


Job Number: 51367



Consultant: Lesley Jones

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