Live in Housekeeping / Cook job near Marlborough , Wiltshire

Location South West England
Sector Housekeeping
Job Role Housekeeper / Cook
Job Type Permanent vacancy
Salary £25,000-30,000
Job Number  47616
Created 02 March 2018

Live in Housekeeper/Cook required near Marlborough Start June 2018 Salary £26-30k+ ( Approx £400-450npw)

( 47616 ) Our client based in Wiltshire is looking for an experienced, discreet, dog friendly Housekeeper/Cook to help across their two properties in Wiltshire and London, however your main role will be based at their Manor House in the country.

You must be able to manage your time and be happy with your own company and enjoy a rural environment- the house is a 10 minute walk from the village. Other staff ( Gardeners ) are employed.

The ideal candidate for this role will be a good cook, flexible to work occasional weekends and happy to work in London for short periods up to three times per month.


Duties to include

  • Hands on Housekeeping, Cleaning , Washing and Ironing

  • Cooking for principal daily (simple, light, healthy meals using the produce of the kitchen garden- an interest in gardening would be a bonus), and for guests when required

  • Occasional help with preparation for weekend dinner parties

  • Household shopping

  • Dog walking and helping with the dogs (they have 2 medium to large sized friendly dogs )

  • House and occasional pet sitting( dogs and a pony and horse.)

  • Travel to London up to 3 times per month to clean and prepare meals in their London home (small flat)


Partners and pets will be considered but please no cats. 

Driving essential, Must have own car but car can be provided for work purposes .Must be able to swim.


Hours 5 days per week, approx. 40 hours per week with flexibility

Accommodation  Small self-contained cottage within estate grounds

Salary  £26-30k+

Starts June

Consultant to contact ;-Rebecca Liljeros

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