Housekeeper Job Croston Leyland Lancashire
(54797) Our client is looking for an experienced Housekeeper to join a small team of existing staff to help keep a newly renovated property to a high standard. This is a large family home (grown up visiting children) which is period in style but with many modern finishes and high tech as well as antiques and fine fabrics. The role requires a Housekeeper who either has previous experience with the same / similar materials and how to clean and maintain, or who can find out and put together a household manual.
The client also employs a Live In Couple (Housekeeper & Handyman / Caretaker) and Head Gardener.
The property has 6 bedrooms although normally only one bedroom is used on a regular basis. There are formal and informal areas of the house that will be used at different times as well as a gym, swimming pool and various outbuildings. The Housekeeper will need to work with the existing staff to put together a cleaning schedule as this is a new set up for the family who are just in the process of moving in.
Duties will include:
Hands on cleaning, laundry and ironing
Shopping and running errands
Working with the PA in some household management duties
Dealing with contractors
Reporting and monitoring any maintenance requirements
Assisting when the family entertain
Help with the family dog
The Housekeeper needs to be professional, discreet, a self manager, proactive, a problem solver but most importantly down to earth and have a good sense of humour. You will need to be able to work on your own as well as part of the wider team and have a flexible, can do attitude.
Excellent references and Enhanced DBS check required,
This will be a full-time live out role working normally Monday to Friday, 40 hours per week with flexibility on evenings and weekends with prior notice.
Contact Laura Harrall North of England office 01298 600 414 email@example.com