Live Out or Live in Housekeeping / Cook job in West Dulwich , London
A friendly family of five next to West Dulwich station are seeking a flexible and proactive Housekeeper/Cook to help them in their busy home. The family are Mum, Dad and their three children aged between 10 and 13 years. They also have a new addition to the family – a little dog that lives between this residence and their country home.
They currently employ a part time Housekeeper that works 4 hours a day Monday-Friday and she takes care of all the bedrooms and bathrooms. Your duties will be to take care of all of the remaining general housekeeping, cleaning, laundry and ironing to a high standard with a good attention to detail. Mum is happy to teach you the way she likes things done.
You will also be doing some evening cooking for the family, they enjoy simple, healthy meals, so the ability to follow the family’s favourite recipes would be a bonus. You must be happy to help mum out in the kitchen and to serve at occasional dinner parties.
The children are self-sufficient but you may be asked to look after them if Mum and Dad are ever away. The same goes for the dog. The family travel for 12 weeks every year and you will need to spring clean in their absence.
The ideal candidate for this role will be practical, organised, switched on and have a muck in attitude. They want you to be part of the family.
House: 3 storeys, 4 bedrooms
Hours: Monday – Friday, 12.00pm – 8.00pm (after dinner is cleared away). You must be flexible on busy occasions to start or finish slightly earlier/later.
Accommodation: Your own studio flat with wall bed, living space, kitchen and bathroom – is connected to the house but you have your own separate entrance.
Salary: £Negotiable depending on Live in or Live Out - £29,700 - £37,300 gross per annum
Vacancy Number: 47778
Consultant to contact: Anisa Sykes Lane (Live Out) & Dominique Smith (Live in)