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Couples Job

Location UK, North West England, Merseyside
Sector Private Households & Estates
Job Role Couple
Job Type Permanent
Employment Type Full-time
Salary £50,000+ GPA
Job Number  87261
Created 06 July 2020

Experienced Couple required for a large family home in Merseyside.  This is an exciting role for a couple who have had previous private household or possibly yachting experience with the job to start anytime between now and September 2020.  The property has 8 bedrooms and is a new build as of 2 years ago and has been completed to a high specification in terms of interior design, technology and functionality.

Due to the size of the property and the surrounding grounds it is expected that additional part-time help could also be employed to help the full-time couple.  The owners are down to earth and flexible but do want the house to be kept to a high standard at all times.  The couple needs to be proactive, be self managers, organised, have common sense and an eye for detail.  The couple needs to be discreet and also be able to set up and implement efficient household housekeeping and maintenance systems. The client is looking for a couple who will work well together as a team and help each other as and when needed.  

Duties will include:

Hands on cleaning of the house - there are allot of modern finishes so you need to be either experienced with this or be happy to learn and ensure that the correct products are used

Bed making / changing

Laundry - there is a fully equipped laundry room for family laundry but bedding will be sent out

Cooking and family evening meal each day

Household management - inventories both for housekeeping and household maintenance

Shopping and keeping required items well stocked

General household maintenance - have a schedule of works, carrying out work yourself and dealing with contractors

Keeping all outsider areas clean at all times

Washing the household cars, making sure that they are correctly maintained and serviced

General Maintenance Gardening, lawns, leaves, hedges

Occasional driving including local school runs, airport runs, evening and weekend driving

Meet and greet guests, some informal drinks service

Non smokers

Excellent references.

Enhanced DBS checks required

Hours will be full-time normally Monday to Friday with flexibility needed on some weekends

6.30 start through to 7.30 / 8.00 finish with a break during the day

Separate accommodation will be provided off site

Initial interviews will take place on screen

£50,000+ gpa 

Contact Laura Harrall Greycoat Lumleys North of England office 01298 600 414 laura@greycoatlumleys.co.uk

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