Live In Couple Job – East Sussex
A returning client of Greycoat Lumleys are looking for an experienced Couple to join their existing house/estate team whom have been employed for a number of years by the professional Couple, they are based between the country home in East Sussex and London.
They are a very low key couple who have family/guests to visit but just in small numbers - they enjoy their privacy and are looking for a Couple who are discrete and can work in a semi-formal environment.
You will be required to cook for the Couple when they are are in residence, they enjoy healthy meals using fresh produce, organic and mainly plant based food and use the produce from the kitchen garden.
There will be a mixture of ordering food online and local shopping for fresh, local, organic produce. The ideal candidate will have a love of cooking and a knowledge of healthy and plant based food as well as a knack for cooking in season food.
As a Housekeeper you will be required to work with the valued Housekeeping team and oversee the house is maintained to a high standard and work as a team to ensure the house runs smoothly, you should have a key eye for detail and be a good communicator to the principals and team
There is also requirements for wardrobe management, packing and personal care for the principals. There will also be dog sitting two dogs when the family is travelling.
Houseman duties will involve driving the principals when required mainly locally, security of the house and general maintenance and houseman duties
Duties will involve:
- Cooking healthy meals
- Packing of suitcases, wardrobe management
- Shopping for the household
- Organising deep cleans of the house
- Working with the Housekeeper team and being hands on
- Managing security systems and to be aware of importance of security
- General Maintenance jobs and helping the Gardeners when required
- Occasional dog sitting
- Driving duties and looking after the cars
Accommodation - 2 bedroom cottage recently refurbished - Well behaved pet is welcome
Start Date - ASAP
Working Week - 5 days per week (Mixture of weekends and days in the week as time off) - 40 hour week
Drivers - Ideally both to drive - essential one is a driver
Salary - Negotiable depending on experience
Responsible Consultant - Hannah Mckeown
Job ID - 95923