Live in Housekeeping / Cook job near Haslemere , Surrey

Location South West England
Sector Private Households & Estates
Job Role Housekeeper / Cook
Job Type Permanent vacancy
Salary £30,000-35,000
Job Number  45790
Created 23 November 2017

Live in Housekeeper / Cook required near Haslemere , Surrey Start ASAP Salary £ 30k+Gross Per annum ( Approx £450 - 500+ npw)

( 45790 ) Lovely family with 2 school aged children and a dog need the assistance of an excellent, experienced Housekeeper Cook for their stunning , large weekend and holiday residence in the countryside. The role is for a self starter who can manage their time and workload. The family are mainly in residence Friday to Monday, they do entertain when they are in residence however they also travel during school holidays , so the hours balance out. It is essential you like dogs as you will need to look after the dog in your residence 1-2 nights per week and be responsible for it. We are looking for someone with an eye for detail who is able to work to high standards, who loves the country lifestyle and who has an upbeat and positive personality.


Duties to include

  • Hands on Housekeeping and general hands on cleaning to include fine furnishings and antiques- you must have experience in these areas.

  • Washing and Ironing

  • Cooking for the family, they enjoy simple healthy menus cooked from scratch from great ingredients and then well presented. When the family are in residence they will need breakfast lunch and supper preparing and serving.

  • Assistance when the family entertain.

  • Shopping and running errands

  • Helping with the family dog, to include walking it and looking after it 1-2 nights ( the dog resides with the family in their London residence however)

  • Running the house, dealing with contractors and tradespeople.


Partners and pets will be considered, but please no cats. 

Driving essential, car provided for work purposes


Hours 5 day week, days off during the week approx. 40 hours per week with flexibility

Accommodation  2 bed newly built cottage

Salary  £30k+ Gross per annum

Starts ASAP

Consultant to contact ;-Rebecca Liljeros

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