Housekeeper Job

Location UK, South East England, Surrey
Sector Housekeeping
Job Role Housekeeper
Job Type Permanent
Employment Type Full-time
Salary £47,000 GPA
Job Number  97522
Created 19 January 2022

Live-In or Live-Out Housekeeper job near Leatherhead, Surrey

Live in Housekeeper required near Leatherhead / Dorking

A lovely returning client of ours who have 2 teen-aged children (15 and 17) at boarding school is looking for a teen friendly Housekeeper. The ideal candidate would be mature, flexible, hands on, and dog friendly.. Experience working in a large  household would be an asset.

Duties to include

  • All house responsibilities, including cleaning and tidying
  • Laundry duties including ironing- knowledge how to care for more delicate fabrics (Lelit and Miele flat iron equipment is used) is essential
  • Looking after the dogs (there is already a dog walker),
  • Driving, this will include dropping off at the station, driving to appointments and social engagements, running errands like dry cleaning, chemist, etc. Occasionally a longer drive may be required if school pick is needed but this is rare.
  • Minor shopping and errands
  • House management, including energy and environmental efficiency awareness.
  • Organisation and supervision of contractors (gardener, security, plumber, decorator, etc)
  • Care of silver, art and antiques - training can be given if necessary
  • Cooking is not required, however this would be a bonus.
  • Very rarely supervision of children

Driving essential, car provided for work purposes

Hours: Mon-Fri 8am-6pm, but flexibility is required to start earlier/finish later/house and dog sit when owners are away on holidays or are travelling on business.

Benefits: 

  • Market rate salary in line with skills/experience 
  • Use of small studio flat (main house - own entrance) 
  • Use of car while on duties
  • 4 weeks holiday to be arranged for mutually convenient dates plus public holidays 

Accommodation: Small studio flat in the main house with own entrance

Salary: 

Live In: £35,000- £38,000gpa (£500-£550 net per week)

Live out: £42,000- £47,000gpa (£600-650 net per week)

Start: When the right person is found

Job ID: 97522

Consultant to contact;-Shannon Anderson (shannon@greycoatlumleys.co.uk)

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