Live Out or Live in Housekeeper job

Location Oxford, South East England, UK
Sector Housekeeping
Job Role Housekeeper
Job Type Permanent vacancy
Salary £35,000-£40,000 GPA
Job Number  50186
Created 13 February 2019

( OX44) Live out or Live in Housekeeper required near Oxford in the countryside Start ASAP Salary Neg £34-42k Gross Per annum ( Approx £500-600 npw)

( 50186 ) Lovely creative couple with grown up children need an exceptional housekeeper to manage their large country home. The role is hands on, but also to manage local cleaner who will help.

We are looking for someone who will take ownership of the role, who is proactive and able to manage their time and who has an impeccable eye for detail and high standards. The principals split their time between their two residences, generally spending their time at the Oxford residence on weekends and London during the week. The housekeeper will spend each week at the Oxfordshire residence and one day per week in London overseeing cleaning there.


Generally it is just the couple in residence and they prefer to be left on their own- unless they need assistance when they entertain. One weekend working required each month in the country and one dinner party catered for in London per month. Days off in lieu for weekend work.

Flexibility is a large part of the role.

The role can be either live in or live out- if live out the role would suit someone with a base near South Oxford and if you are required to work late due to the principals schedule, accommodation overnight can be provided.


Duties to include

  • Hands on Housekeeping, Cleaning , Washing and Ironing.

  • Managing of daily type or agency cleaners.

  • Shopping for the household and ordering supplies and stocktake as needed

  • Running errands

  • Assisting with entertaining and cooking if required- this will include a dinner party in London every 4-6 weeks approximately

  • Helping with the family pets at the Oxfordshire home ( you must be cat friendly)


Driving essential, car can be provided for work purposes.


Hours Monday – Friday generally- to work 1 weekend per month. 40 hours per week-.

Salary  Neg £34-42k Gross Per annum ( Approx £500-600npw)

Accommodation: 1 bed self contained flat (being renovated-expected completion March- until then will be small studio flat beside main entrance

Starts ASAP

Consultant to contact ;- Rebecca Liljeros

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