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Couple Job

Location Scotland, UK
Sector Private Households & Estates
Job Role Couple
Job Type Permanent vacancy
Salary Negotiable
Job Number  55277
Created 05 November 2019

Greycoat Lumleys client are looking for an experienced Couple for their property in the Scottish Borders.  This is an exceptional role to work and live on a private estate as part of a loyal team.


This role is to look after a family with grown up children.  This is the family home although they are not there on a full time basis.


The large property has several bedrooms and main living areas.  The household is semi-formal and the Principals are welcoming and treat their staff with mutual respect.  The Couple will be part of a larger team and extra help is always given if the Principal has guests or there is a quick changeover period. Cooking is require however it is informal and family style.


The schedule of the Principals and guests are arranged way in advance so the Couple can plan ahead and be organised.


The couple will also be responsible for property maintenance, some gardening and driving mainly airport runs.


The location is rural but close to a local village some traditional places to eat and plenty of outdoor activities.  Edinburgh is a  1 hour drive away.


This role will suit team players with excellent communication skills and a warm manner.


There is a laundry room for looking after the clothes and bedding.  At peak times some of the laundry can be sent out for a quick turnaround.


Experience of working in a private household is essential as well as being proactive and an eye for detail.




Start date: The Client will wait for the right candidate


Job number: 55277


Accommodation: Provided rent, utility bills and council tax are all included in the package


Consultant: lesley@greycoatlumleys.co.uk

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