Live in Housekeeper/Cook Job

Live in Housekeeper/Cook Job in Somerset

A delightful family of six residing in Somerset are looking to hire an experienced housekeeper/cook to help them maintain their busy home to the highest standards. The family have 4 school-aged children, completing the family are two friendly dogs and a variety of other outdoor animals. They are seeking someone with great attention to detail and previous experience in cooking for a family as a part of their role. This is a really lovely role for someone who wants to feel part of the family. It will be a varied role where no two days are the same. The family have an Airbnb they would like the candidate to assist with running. 

Duties to include:

  • Cleaning, laundry, ironing to a high standard

  • Cooking mostly just dinners, meal planning

  • School runs

  • Ad hoc babysitting

  • Walking the dogs

  • Shopping

  • Running errands

  • Checking on the cat when the family are away

  • Other ad hoc duties as required 

The ideal candidate will be proactive, professional, organised and animal-friendly. With a warm and welcoming personality. Previous experience working in private households and checkable references are a must. 

Driving is essential.

Accommodation: Separate 1 bedroom annexe newly refurbished within a courtyard 

Hours: Tuesday – Saturday 10 am – 6 pm (flexible) overtime worked will be given as time off in lieu. 

Salary: Negotiable

Starts:  As soon as the right candidate is found

Job reference: 113858

Consultant to contact: Vicky Smith

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