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Couple Job

Location UK, Scotland, Scottish Borders
Sector Private Households & Estates
Job Role Couple
Job Type Permanent
Employment Type Full-time
Salary £50,000
Job Number  88030
Created 06 August 2020


Greycoat Lumley's client are seeking a Couple for their main residence in the Scottish Borders and their weekend property on the coast in East Lothian.  The family require an experienced Chef to cater for the family and a second person to provide Housekeeping and other duties.

The key role for the Couple is the Chef part, the family of 4 would like a healthy, nutritionally balanced diet.  The Chef must be knowledgeable and able to vary the food for the family.  The meals are mainly for the family on week days with a dinner party approximately once a month for up to 10 people.

Meals will include breakfast for the family - a light lunch for one of the Principals and dinner for the family.

The Principals enjoy simple meals up to fine dining for guests.  They would like the ingredients to be locally sourced when possible.

The Couple must be animal friendly - the family have 2 dogs and 1 cat.

On a Friday the Couple will drive from the Borders to East Lothian to get the second property ready for the family's weekend visit.

There are other members of staff on the property and in the grounds.  The second person all be responsible for Housekeeping, driving, errands, food and household shopping.  The Couple will be responsible for the smooth running of the household and anything that is required.

Both candidates need to be able to drive - client can provide a car for work purposes.

Salary:                £50,000 joint gross per annum

Accommodation:    1 bedroom recently renovated, fully furnished property with separate entrance (accommodation at both properties of a high standard)

                             All bills and council tax included

                             Accommodation not suited to a family

                             Pets - within reason

Start Date:           ASAP

Days:                    5 days per week


Consultant:         Lesley Jones

Job Number:        88030

Due to the high volume of applicants we will only contact those we are taking to the next stage.

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