Live in Housekeeping job in Tonbridge in Kent

Location South East England
Sector Private Households & Estates
Job Role Housekeeper
Job Type Permanent vacancy
Salary £25,000-30,000
Job Number  45277
Created 18 August 2017

Live in Housekeeper required near Tonbridge Start ASAP Salary between £ 26-30k Gross Per annum ( Approx £400-450 npw)

( 45277 ) Lovely family with older children ( 2 at boarding school) and 2 friendly dogs need a switched on all-rounder for their beautiful large home on a working farm in the Kent Countryside. We need someone who is experienced, practical and able to take over the running of the house and keep it neat ,clean and tidy. The family are informal but like things to be done properly and to high standards. Working alongside other staff including a full time nanny and gardeners. The role would suit someone who is practical, loves the rural lifestyle, has a sense of humour and a friendly personality and a self-starter.

 

Duties to include

  • Hands on Housekeeping, Cleaning , Washing and Ironing

  • Occasional simple cooking for the family and helping the principal

  • Answering the telephone and taking messages

  • Helping with the diary and basic household administration, liaising with the Estate team to organise house maintenance.

  • Helping with the 2 friendly Labrador dogs

  • House and pet sitting when the family are away

  • Helping when the family entertain ( 5-6 times per year approx)

 

Partners and pets will be considered. 

Driving essential, Must have own car for personal use but car can be provided for work purposes

 

Hours Monday – Friday approx. 40 hours per week with flexibility on weekends when needed (days off in lieu will be given)

Accommodation  separate self-contained accommodation on the estate

Salary  between £ 26-30k Gross Per annum ( Approx £400-450 npw)

Starts ASAP

Consultant to contact ;-Rebecca Liljeros

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