Live In Housekeeper Job

Location Richmond, Yorkshire and the Humber, UK
Sector Housekeeping
Job Role Housekeeper
Job Type Permanent vacancy
Salary £20,000-£25,000 GPA
Job Number  48095
Created 23 July 2018

Live In Housekeeper Job – Richmond North Yorkshire – start asap - £neg dep on experience

(48095) Live In Housekeeper required for traditional large family home in near Richmond North Yorkshire. The client is looking for someone who has previous experience in a similar home to fill this varied but traditional role.


Household with 2 adults and 4 children (teens) requires someone with attention to detail, great organisational skills and a flexible attitude.


Duties will include:

Hands on cleaning of designated areas of the house as well as helping other members of the team with general cleaning and spring cleaning as required – must be excellent at laundry

Planning the household cleaning schedule for both daily, weekly and seasonal jobs

Being the lady of the households right hand person in planning guests visits, household maintenance, provisioning etc

Help with the family dogs and dog sitting when the family are away

Front of house including meeting and greeting guests, serving drinks to guests

Providing an evening turn down

Overseeing trades and contractors

Some basic cooking of family meals


The housekeeper needs to have an eye for detail and great organisational skills. You should be flexible and happy to muck in when the house is busy with guests. You must be a good communicator, a self manager and someone who will take the initiative. You must also be happy to work in a beautiful but very rural location.


Accommodation is provided in the form of a 2 bed cottage - partners considered


Driver essential


Salary neg dep on experience


Laura Harrall North of England office 01298 600 414


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