Live in Housekeeping job in Henley on Thames, Oxfordshire

Location South East England
Sector Housekeeping
Job Role Housekeeper
Job Type Permanent vacancy
Salary £25,000-30,000
Job Number  47469
Created 10 April 2018

Live in Housekeeper required near Henley on Thames, Oxfordshire Start ASAP Salary £ 30k Gross Per annum ( Approx £450 npw)

( 47469 ) Lovely family and old Greycoat client requires a switched on and experienced housekeeper for their 10 bedroom home. We are looking for someone who is able to manage their time and who is able to be flexible in their working.

The family will relocate abroad for 1 year in August, during which time the house will be used for holidays in the main and occasional visits. During this time the house will need to be in a state of readiness. When they return to the UK permanently in August 2019 the house will resume use as their UK base. When the family are in residence days off are ordinarily in the week (although the lady of the house tries to give one weekend per month) and when they are away it will ordinarily be time off at weekends. They are a busy family with 4 children ( 2 at boarding school) and a friendly little dog. They also employ a full time Nanny and caretaker/handyman . We are looking for a discrete, proactive, hands on person with a calm personality who is a team player, flexible, easy going and keen to get involved.

 

Duties to include

  • Hands on Housekeeping, Cleaning , including the care and cleaning of antiques and silver

  • Washing and Ironing

  • Evening turndown

  • Helping when the family entertain.

  • Running errands and household shopping

  • Helping with the children occasionally, they have a full time nanny and Mum is very hands on

  • Occasional simple family cooking when required- notice will be given.

 

Partners and pets will be considered. 

Driving essential, car can be provided for work purposes

 

Hours 5 day week , (rostered in advance) WE on generally except when not in residence

Accommodation  Separate self-contained 2 bed furnished House 

Salary  £30k Gross per annum

Starts ASAP

Consultant to contact ;-Rebecca Liljeros

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