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
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