A returning client of Greycaot Lumleys is searching for a domestic caretaking couple. The family are English Portuguese and have 3 children, extended family often stay when the family themselves are in residence. The client is a successful entrepreneur.
This is an extremely inviting opportunity for a permanent position in the Algarve, one of Europe's most desirable locations.
The client visits sporadically through the year spending up to 3 months a in this luxury 10 bedroom villa near Portimao.
The perfect couple for this position will meet the following criteria.
- Maintain perfect housekeeping standards throughout the year - sometimes putting the house to bed for months at a time.
- Happy to assist and prepare large buffet lunches and dinner alongside the private chef who travels with the family.
- Light cooking as the sole chef from time to time.
- Assist the gardener in making sure the grounds, gardens and parking areas are maintained in an immaculate and healthy condition.
- Able Handyman/
- Pool maintenance.
- Both candidates should be physically fit.
- Both candidates should drive.
- Undertake all household shopping.
- Unfortunately pets are not allowed and the family do not ask you to undertake any pet care
- Always ensure the property is ready for use
- Expect to work long hours when the family are in residence
- Provide exceptional referencing information
- Good combined private household experience.
The client provides a staff vehicle for use of the candidates within reason. There is a a beautiful two bedroom cottage on the property which is provided for the property guardians. Well remunerated and very little added costs.
This position will fill quickly as the work life balance is extremely appealing and the family have an excellent staff retention record.
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