Housekeeper/Cook job

Location London, Greater London, UK
Sector Housekeeping
Job Role Housekeeper / Cook
Job Type Permanent vacancy
Salary £35,000 GPA
Job Number  53935
Created 01 August 2019

Live Out Housekeeper/Cook job in St Johns Wood , London


A lovely family of five living in leafy North London are looking for an experienced Housekeeper/Cook to help them in their home. The family are Mum, Dad and their three teenage sons, the eldest is at university and only two of the boys are living with them on a weekly basis. They have a sweet Beagle dog completing the family. The family already employs a Gardener. Their home is fairly modern with a few paintings and they have lots of marble and porcelain surfaces and a mixture of wooden floorings and carpets.


Duties to include:

  • Running the household

  • Hands on housekeeping, cleaning, laundry and ironing

  • Daily cooking of evening meals, the family prefer South Asian cuisine and would like you to be able to follow recipes and be confident in the kitchen + ideally precooking some meals for the weekend that they could heat up

  • Tidying up in the kitchen

  • Running small local errands

  • Dog walking in the afternoon for 15 minutes each day

  • BONUS: to assist with very occasional small informal dinner parties – cooking for up to 10 people and setting the table


The ideal candidate for this role will have great initiative, be organised, discreet, self-proud, switched on and confident in the kitchen.


House: 4 storeys, 5 bedrooms (only 3 used)



  • Monday – Friday, 8.00am – 5.00pm


  • Plus ideally every other Saturday half day from 10am to 3.00pm - if this is not something you would like to do they would then get a separate help for the weekend


Salary: £35k gross per annum (which equates to approx. £500 net per week) – could be negotiable for the right person


Start: Mid-August


Vacancy Number: 53935


Consultant to contact: Melinda Nagy

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