Live in Houseman Job in Holland Park, London
A busy and vibrant family in West London are seeking a discreet and efficient Houseman to assist them in their home. The family consists of 3 adults and 4 teenage children.
They already employ a Driver, a Caretaker, Gardener, a Live out Housekeeper & weekend Laundress/Housekeeper and are in the process of hiring an additional fulltime Live out Housekeeper.
Duties to include:
Cleaning to a high standard (shared with the other Housekeepers) – the client only uses all natural products
Help set up and clear tables & help with kitchen cleaning
Helping with the 3 family pet dogs – walking twice a day
General maintenance around the house & keeping the house locked and secure when needed, gatekeeping of those entering and leaving the house
Sweeping outside in the garden and terrace areas
House and pet sitting when the family are away – you will get lots of down time when the family travel
Driving – to run errands and help with additional drop offs and pick-ups – a car can be provided
One school run each morning- for one teenage son
keeping stock inventory and orders for dry stores and other household goods
The ideal candidate for this role will be energetic, an excellent cleaner, be a team player, have a muck in attitude, security minded happy to turn their hands to anything, enjoy variety in their role and work to exacting standards.
House: 4 storeys, 7 bedrooms (with a lift)
Hours: Monday – Friday, 12 hour shift with 2+ hour break in the day with flexibility. Days start at 6.45am to let dogs out. You will need to lock the house up at 9.30pm each night but are not expected to work until this time.
* Should you wish to sleep out on your days off, you are free to leave the house when work finishes on Friday night (around 8.00pm) and do not need to be back in the house until Sunday night to lock up before 10.00pm.
From Monday- Thursday night inclusive, you will need to stay onsite once their work load is done for security purposes*.
Accommodation: Your own double bedroom, bathroom, kitchenette on the ground floor (via a
staff entrance). There is also your own private area with table and chairs to eat at.
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 gross per annum
Vacancy Number: 54954
Consultant to contact: Dominique Keen