Live-in or Live-out Housekeeper/Cook Job

Live in or Live out Housekeeper/Cook in Wokingham, Berkshire

A lovely family is looking to hire an experienced all-rounder housekeeper to help with their five-bedroom house. The family has five children but only one lives at home. The other four children visit regularly with their partners and children so at times the house can be very busy. Completing the family are 2 pet dogs and a cat.

Duties include:

  • Cleaning

  • Laundry and ironing

  • Wardrobe management

  • Prepare and serve breakfast, lunch and occasionally dinner

  • Cooking and preparing meals

  • Sweeping porch daily

  • Looking after plants and flowers

  • Daily dog walking and pet sitting

  • Grocery shopping

  • Running errands as required

  • Liaising with contractors

The ideal candidate for this role will be fast learner, adaptable, trustworthy, honest, discreet, with high attention to details, pet friendly, family orientated, and a competent cook with a strong culinary background.

House: 5 bedrooms with 2 bedrooms in use

Accommodation: 2-bedroom apartment located approx. 5 min drive away until they move house in 2025, where there will be a 2-bedroom cottage within the grounds.

Days & Hours: 40 hours per week (flexibility is required); 8.30am to 5.30pm with an hour for lunch

Salary: £42,000 - £45,000 gross per annum

Start: As soon as the right person is found

Job ID: 116367

Consultant to contact: Shannon Anderson

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