Live Out or Live In Housekeeping job near Elstree , Hertfordshire
An informal family living just to the north of London are looking for an experienced and efficient housekeeper to help in the smooth running of their home. The family are Mum, Dad, their two young sons and one set of grandparents. They already employ a full time chef, full time nanny and employ agency cleaning staff when needed.
Your role will be to organise the house and take care of the cleaning to a high standard. You will also be responsible for the family’s laundry and ironing, you must be confident managing wardrobes and hand washing delicate items. Other duties will include, helping with food prep in the absence of the chef, shopping, running errands and helping out at dinner parties (this can be up to twice per month).
The ideal candidate for this role will be a good communicator, able to work using their own initiative, have an excellent eye for detail and good time management skills.
Driving is essential for running errands and shopping, a car can be provided.
House: 4 storeys, 9 bedrooms (3 in use)
Hours: Based around a 5 or 5.5 day week, ideally including Sunday but Monday – Friday will
Live Out, 10am – 8pm
Live In, based around a 12 hour day with 2 hour break
Accommodation: for live in candidates, your own ensuite double bedroom with kitchenette in
the basement level of the house (this is one of two staff rooms) with a large window.
Salary: Live Out, £500 - £550 net per week which equates to £33,396 - £37,225 gross per
Live In, £450 - £500 net per week which equates to £29,579 - £33,396 gross per
Vacancy Number: 47639
Consultant to contact: Anisa Sykes Lane (Live Out) or Dominique Smith (Live In)