Live in Housekeeper / Mothers Help required near Barnstaple / Devon Start ASAP Salary £28-30k Gross Per annum ( Approx £430-450 npw)
( 47119) Delightful family need a switched on and experienced housekeeper for their beautiful large period family home in the Devon countryside. This is the family’s main residence and it is a busy family home. They also run a busy shoot season during the Winter months ( Oct-Dec) when the house will be busier, however additional staff are taken on during this period.
The role is to keep the home to high standards, working alongside their existing daily cleaner as well as managing it and being general hands on help to the family. Other staff are employed but this is the main interior role. . This role will suit someone who is highly organised and energetic, who enjoys a busy lifestyle, enjoys being with children and animals, has a positive and warm nature and who likes being a part of team.
Duties to include
General housekeeping and some cleaning, supported by daily cleaner
Laundry duties; wardrobe care and management; hand washing, washing & ironing
Helping with the children: morning and evening routines, homework, in loco parentis if parents are away, some school runs,
Knowledge of the care of antiques etc...is a bonus but not essential
Helping with house management and security
Some errands and household shopping
Cooking for the family
Helping with family pets - dog, guinea pigs and two ponies; an interest in ponies/riding is a bonus.
Partners and pets will be considered. A horse or dog can be accommodated
Driving essential, Must have own car but car provided for work purposes
Hours Monday – Friday 7.30-7.30 with break during the day
Accommodation 2 bed recently renovated self-contained flat
Salary £28-30k Gross Per annum
Consultant to contact ;-Rebecca Liljeros