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Live-in Couple Job

Location UK, South East England, Hampshire
Sector Private Households & Estates
Job Role Couple
Job Type Permanent
Employment Type Full-time
Salary £50 - £53K Gross Combined
Job Number  90210
Created 19 November 2020

Live In Couple Job, Hampshire 

A lovely family home that is mainly used as a part-time /weekend residence for an Intentional family are looking for a live In Couple to look after the upkeep of their home and security of the property.

The property is a large 9 bedroom house which is situated in approx 13 acres of land. The family use the property either at weekends or for longer holidays throughout the year i.e in the summer and Christmas. Of course at the moment they are in residence more due to Covid-19. However their daughter is at College in London so this will not be a full-time residence but you should expect the family to be using the house more during the pandemic.

You should be flexible in your hours/duties when the family are in residence and understand that numbers of guests visiting may change last minute etc. You will manage your time and can take time off in lieu of owed when they are not in residence.

As a Housekeeper you will look after all the cleaning washing and ironing and ensure the house is kept to a high standard. There is also a 2 bedroom guest cottage to maintain.

Houseman role will involve working in the house with your partner, dealing with contractors and assisting the 2 part time Gardeners with garden maintenance duties and maintaining a vegetable garden.

One part of the Couple should be a competent Cook and prepare family meals when they are in residence, confident to cook for approx 10/12 people. The family will ask you to follow recipes

This is a role suitable for a Couple who like to work together and have a strong working partnership and have great pride in looking after a property and run the house as you would your own.

The client is looking for a Couple who have good communication skills, Trust and Discretion is a key factor for them.

They have young grandchildren who visit the house and have no pets.

Duties

Housekeeping

Cooking Shopping for the household

Managing contractors

Overseeing gardeners Gardening and handyman duties

Informal front of house service

Administration duties for the household paying bills and doing a monthly report for the client

Security of the house/estate

Occasional driving duties and looking after the cars

Occasional help in the clients London home

Accommodation - Separate 1 bedroom flat - sorry no pets

Start date - ASAP

Working Week - 5 days - Working weekends when the family are in residence, and  2 days off during the week  - if the family are not in residence at the weekend - days off can be at the weekend.

Drivers - Essential one is a driver

Salary  - £50K-£53K Gross combined

Responsible Consultant - Hannah Mckeown - Job ID - 90210

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