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Live in Housekeeper job

Location South West England, United Kingdom
Sector Housekeeping
Job Role Housekeeper
Job Type Permanent vacancy
Salary See below
Job Number  52300
Created 17 April 2019

Full time OR Part time live in Housekeeper required near Dorchester, Dorset

Start ASAP Salary Neg

(52300) Lovely family with 3 children at University and boarding school need an experienced housekeeper to help with their beautiful 8 bed country home. You must be child and dog friendly as it is a shooting estate and they have 3 friendly family dogs that you will be looking after. This role would suit someone who loves the countryside and is happy to be flexible. The house is quite quiet during term time and this is their main residence, however the principals occasionally spend a few days a week at their London residence. The house will be busier during the holidays , however the family do not entertain very much. Time off in lieu or additional help can be brought in if needed. Please note the accommodation is a separate self contained 2 bed flat in the staff cottage


Duties to include

  • Hands on Housekeeping, Cleaning , Washing and Ironing

  • Cooking would be a bonus, they enjoy simple family cuisine.

  • Looking after the dogs to include feeding, walking and letting them out in the morning and evening.


Partners and pets will be considered, but please no cats ( due to it being a shooting estate) . 

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


Ideally you will have the flexibility to increase days and hours over the weekend and holidays if required. Overtime or time off in lieu will be given.


Hours Monday – Friday either Part time- 5 half days approx 30 hours in total during the week,OR Full time 40 hours

Accommodation 2 bed 2 bath Barn conversion flat

Salary  £Neg

Starts ASAP

Consultant to contact ;-Rebecca Liljeros

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