Live in Couple Job

Location Hertford, East of England, UK
Sector Private Households & Estates
Job Role Couple
Job Type Permanent vacancy
Salary £45,000-£50,000 GPA
Job Number  53843
Created 18 July 2019

Live in Couple Job Hertfordshire,



A lovely client of Greycoat Lumleys is looking to recruit an honest, trustworthy and flexible Couple to help them run their beautiful home. The current couple are sadly leaving after 5 years of employment.


The property is situated on 10 acres of land, 5 of which are formal gardens and include a well-established kitchen garden that will need maintaining. The ideal candidate must love the outdoors and be confident with gardening, garden maintenance and DIY of the interior and exterior of the property. There is an additional gardener that helps in the garden on a weekly basis. Occasional driving duties will be required to drive the principals to appointments, run errands and do the shopping for the household.


The property has 6 beautiful bedrooms that will need to be kept in order along with the laundry, ironing and cooking for the principals.


Duties to include:

  • Housekeeping

  • Laundry

  • Ironing

  • Daily cooking for the principals

  • Gardening, to include the kitchen garden

  • Garden Maintenance and DIY

  • Occasional driving duties / Running local errands

  • Assist with the 2 family dogs


This position is working for a traditional Couple who are at home a lot, it’s a quiet role on a rural estate, and the clients are looking for a kind and helpful couple who are looking for a long term commitment. The lady of the house does need some personal care assistance on a daily basis, an additional cleaner helps at the property on a weekly basis.


Start date: October / November 2019

Accommodation 2 bedroom property on the estate with a small garden

Days 5 days per week Monday –Friday 8am-4pm (1 hour lunch break)

Drivers Ideally both to drive, Essential for one driver

Salary £49 - £51k Gross combined


Job reference number: 53843

Responsible consultant: Nicola Forster


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