Live in Housekeeping / Cook job in Hyde Park , London
A family based outside of London are looking for an independent, switched on Housekeeper/Cook to take care of their London residence near Hyde Park. As this is their second home they tend to stay as and when, or when visiting London to got to the theatre or for a business meeting for example.
The couple have 3 school age children who will visit with the parents occasionally in the school holidays, but please also note the family travel abroad too.
Your duties will be to look after the home, organise deliveries, maintain it to a high level (all housekeeping, laundry and ironing duties), preparing breakfast and family meals when guests/family are in residence, online shopping, report maintenance issues, some light gardening and general security of the house.
The ideal candidate for this role will be flexible, looking for longevity, happy to work alone and happy to get stuck in.
There is a possibility in the future that the family may rent the main residence out on air b and b so you would just need to regularly maintain it, change beds and prepare breakfast for guests.
House: 10 bedroom, 2 storey Victorian home
Hours: Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm when no-one is in residence. When guests or family visit you must be happy to work weekends and take the time off in lieu of the following week. Your hours will be longer too. You must be happy to sleep in on your days off.
Accommodation: Your own private bedroom, bathroom, kitchenette & sitting room. It is situated on the lower ground floor and has a separate side entrance you can use.
Salary: £450 - £500 net per week
Vacancy Number: 47569
Consultant to contact: Dominique Smith