Housekeeper / Groom job Market Drayton Shropshire - start asap - 2 bed cottage - £30,000+ GPA
A wonderful Housekeeper role for an experienced candidate who is horse and dog friendly. Our client is looking for an experienced housekeeper to look after a part-time residence near Market Drayton Shropshire. This is a live in role. The property is owned by an English couple who split their time between the UK and Spain, using the house for around half of the year.
You will be responsible for looking after the Housekeeping of the property as well as looking after 3 resident horses A part time groom covers days off and holidays. The clients enjoy their own space when they are in residence and will help with the horses and need part-time housekeeping only to keep on top of things. When they are away you will be doing the deep cleaning as well as making sure that the house is ready for use when they are visiting and ensuring that the property is safe and well maintained. They also have 2 English Setters who travel with them to Spain but if they travel elsewhere you will be required to help dog sitting.
Duties will include:
Hands on cleaning, laundry and ironing - house, barn, cinema and leisure complex
Horses - feeding, turning out, grooming, muck out stables, bring in (one retired horses, two young ponies), arranging shoeing and dealing with the vet
Vacuum clean the pool and maintain the chemical regime
Shopping for groceries and flowers for the house as and when requested
Airport and station runs for the owners and guests
Supervise gardeners and occasional maintenance contractors
No cooking, waiting on or standing on ceremony. This is an informal role while still maintaining professionalism and discretion.
£30,000+ gpa +3% NEST pension contribution
Fully expensed unfurnished two bedroom cottage complete with internet and satellite TV Use of car for shopping and work errands
Contact Laura Harrall Managing Consultant for Shropshire 01298 600 414 email@example.com