Live in Housekeeper / Groom ( 50/50) required near Wadhurst .Start Flexible - ASAP ( Latest end August) Salary £ 22-26 k Gross Per annum ( Approx £ 350-400 npw)
( 45140 ) Experienced and confident Groom / housekeeper is needed for a family with 2 friendly dogs ( German Pointers) and 3 horses. The 3 children are older and visit during weekends and holidays.
The role is for an all-rounder who wants variety in their role which will be split 50/50 between keeping the 7 bed home to high standards, and care of the horses.
We are looking for someone who is confident with horses and experienced to Minimum BHS Level 3 or equivalent
Duties to include
Hands on Housekeeping, Cleaning , Washing and Ironing
Basic household administration and maintenance
Shopping and running errands
Walking the dogs when needed
House, horse and dog sitting over occasional weekends and when the family are on holiday ( usually for periods no longer than 2 weeks)
Helping when the family entertain- usually helping with cooking preparation
Helping with the horses, - you must enjoy riding and be happy to ride out, hacking as well as flat work.
Look after the dogs and horses at least one night per week when the principals are in London overnight, as well as some weekends and holidays.
BHS Level 3 or equivalent would be a minimum requirement.
Bringing in the horses in the winter and mucking out ( 3 boxes in use) Sole charge of 4 horses.
Feeding and Grooming and turning out to a good standard ( Plaiting and trimming)
The principal competes and you may occasionally be needed to travel with her to assist
Partners and pets will be considered, a horse can be accommodated .
Driving essential, Must have own car but use of car could be provided for work purposes
Hours Monday – Friday approx. 40 hours per week with flexibility
Accommodation 2 bed self-contained cottage
Salary £ 22-26k Gross per annum
Starts Flexible -ASAP ( Latest end August)
Consultant to contact ;-Rebecca Liljeros