Live In Housekeeper or Couple job for Estate in Angus

Location Dundee, Scotland, UK
Sector Housekeeping
Job Role Housekeeper
Job Type Permanent vacancy
Salary See below
Job Number  48513
Created 15 June 2018

Live In Housekeeper or Couple job for Estate in Angus


Greycoat Lumleys’ client are seeking a Housekeeper or Couple for their estate. The right candidate will be proactive and efficient. The property has 13 bedrooms over three floors and it is an informal and friendly family home.


Duties include:

  • General household cleaning, kitchen duties, dusting and polishing, hoovering and bed making.

  • Laundry and ironing.

  • Setting wood stove and fires.

  • Occasional food preparation for specific occasions, to various levels, ranging from soups and sandwiches to formal dinners, table setting and occasional table service.

  • Supervision of on-site contractors.

  • Security of the property.

  • Monitoring the Biomass heating system.


Other minor tasks will arise that might include small amounts of driving, flower arranging and managing petty cash.


Driving licence required due to the rural location and duties.


Please note, it is possible that for the right candidate/s this role could be enhanced to include a second role for an individual with cleaning and maintenance/garden skills to work with the housekeeper and estate staff.


Hours: 40 per week over 5 days typically 8.30am -5pm - however on occasion flexibility is required to include weekend work by prior arrangement and if wished assisting in hosting the shoot.

Holiday entitlement: 20 days holiday plus Bank Holidays per annum

Live in accommodation: 2 Bedroom self contained flat.The flat has its own front and back doors into the house. Access to the flat is via a private stairscase and private landing. Free Broadband and no costs for utility bills or council tax. No Cats due to severe allergies.

Salary: £25,000


Consultant: Lesley Jones

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