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Live Out Housekeeper / Caretaker job

Location South West England, United Kingdom
Sector Housekeeping
Job Role Housekeeper / Cook
Job Type Permanent vacancy
Salary See below
Job Number  50330
Created 05 April 2019

(TR8 ) Live out Housekeeper / Caretaker / Cook required part time  ( Average of 15 hours per week off season) in Newquay Start ASAP Salary £13,520- £15,937

( 50330 ) An unusual role in a stunning, beach front residence on the coast of Mawgan Porth, Cornwall We are looking for an experienced, flexible housekeeper to look after a weekend and holiday residence which is used by the family approximately 9 weeks of the year and is also let out commercially a few weeks of the year.  The role is to look after and maintain the property year round which involves liaising with the families PA in London and day to day organisation and overseeing local daily contract cleaners and trades people.

You will be the main point of contact. We need someone local who is proactive, very organised and able to manage their own time.


They are open to you taking additional work as long as you will be available full time when the family are in residence. The family have children so you must be child friendly.


Duties to include

    • Hands on light Cleaning in conjunction with local daily contract cleaners

    • Organising the linen cupboards and storage.

    • Washing and Ironing 

    • Running errands & Shopping for the family and provisioning for their arrival

    • Exterior Maintenance

    • meeting and greeting the family and guests when they are in residence

    • Keeping a record of maintenance issues and pool maintenance.

    • Overseeing cleaners on changeover days for the commercial rentals and ensuring the house is to the required standard.

    • Receiving deliveries

    • Mowing the Lawn

    • Occasional collection of family members/ guests from the airport ( 10 minutes away)


Driving essential, use of the family car for work related duties. Personal car recommended for own travel and freedom.


Hours   approx 15 hours average per week off season. You will be required to work full time when the family are in residence, 7 days per week on average 70 hour per week.

Salary   £13,520- £15,937

Starts    ASAP

Consultant to contact ;- Rebecca Liljeros

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