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Live in Couple Job

Location UK, North West England, Cheshire
Sector Private Households & Estates
Job Role Couple
Job Type Permanent
Employment Type Full-time
Salary £60,000 - £70,000 GPA
Job Number  94220
Created 27 July 2021

Live in Couple Job, Cheshire, the client would also consider a solo Housekeeper / Cook 

We have a fantastic position for an experienced and professional couple offering Houseman / Housekeeper – Cook skill set to take care of a beautiful 8 bedroom country home. The property is surrounded by 50 acres of Woodland, meadows and formal gardens. This is the main residence for a busy businessman who splits his time between Cheshire and London. His grown up children live close by and are frequent visitors.  

The ideal couple will have a strong private background, with shown longevity, working within a similar role. This is a hands on role for a pro-active couple.

Duties to include but not limited to:

  • Hands on Housekeeping
  • Laundry, ironing & care of delicate fabrics
  • Wardrobe management, shoe polishing   
  • Care of antiques, curtains, fine fabrics and silverware
  • Cooking to a high standard
  • Pantry / food stock management
  • Household accounts
  • Front of House, occasional service required
  • Driving Duties, care of vehicles
  • Property maintenance
  • Care of Tennis court and indoor swimming pool
  • Maintain fireplace settings
  • Maintain Security & fire systems
  • Boiler room systems & heating management

This role is suited to a discrete and committed couple who work well together and have a flexible attitude.


Start date: As soon as possible, for the right couple


Working week: Monday – Friday with occasional weekend work when required


Accommodation: 4 bedroom newly built detached house, with own garden. (Furnished or unfurnished) The client will cover the cost of the council tax, you must pay your own utilities. (No pets or dependents)

Driving: Ideally both to drive, a car is provided for work purposes

Salary: £60K to £70K depending on experience.

 Job Reference number: 94220

Responsible consultants: Nicola Forster

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