Live In Couple required for a Gentleman in Surrey, near Leatherhead.
The property consists of a 4 bedroom house, a 3 bedroom bungalow for the Couple and four rental houses and farm buildings.
The client is looking for a couple who will be happy to make a long-term commitment to the household, you should have a "can-do" attitude who can help him run the property.
As a handyman you should be very competent with maintenance duties as this is the main part of the role, you will be required to do maintenance on the properties inside and outside as well as on the farm.
Housekeeping role is to carry out all housekeeping duties, cleaning, washing and ironing and some simple cooking for the gentleman for lunch and to leave a meal for dinner
Duties will include:
Handyman to look after the main house and also maintenance of the rental properties and farm buildings.
You should be able to do general painting and decorating, simple repairs.
Felling trees and chopping and bagging logs for sale in the winter months - knowledge of and ability to use a chainsaw and driving a tractor is desirable
Security of the house and farm buildings dealing with alarms
Washing the household vehicles and occasional driving duties
Experience with large farm machinery is desirable but this can be taught
Hands on cleaning, laundry and ironing with a keen eye for detail
Hours: 5 days per week – 8am-5pm
Monday to Friday one week and then next week work Tuesday to Saturday on a rotation
Drivers: Both must be drivers - car provided for work use
Accommodation: 3 bed bungalow -council tax, water, electric paid and phone line
rental paid. There is no gas to the house, couple to pay for their own coal for heating.
Start: Mid-September or October 2019
Salary: £45K -£50K gross combined (depending on experience)
Consultant: Hannah McKeown Job ID 54482