Live In Couple Job,
A great opportunity for a Couple to work for a weekend residence in Hampshire which the family tend to use from Thursdays to Sundays. Often the house is used by the Principals themselves or with their grown up children who also use the house.
The house has its busy periods where the principals are in residence a lot and entertain to then much quieter weeks when the family are not there, flexibility is required when they are in residence.
The property is a large old Tudor house which is situated in stunning 150 acres of land, ideal for someone who loves the rural setting but is also very close to large towns.
They are looking for a Couple to join their existing team of Estate Manager, Housekeeper and a Groundsman.
The client requires one part of the Couple to be an excellent Chef who is able to cater for dinner parties up to 20 people when they entertain. They have a large kitchen garden and fruit trees for you to cook with so ideally someone who has an interest in cooking preserves and chutneys using the fresh produce. There is a great opportunity to be hands on in the kitchen garden and growing produce yourself.
When the family are in residence you will cook breakfast, lunch and dinner, you will be responsible for shopping, menu planning.
The other part of the Couple role will be an all rounder that will involve helping partner in the kitchen and assisting with running of the house when the family are in residence, serving meals and drinks, general handyman duties occasional driving duties and helping the groundsman when required.
As a Couple you should be happy to work as part of team, you will work on a rota basis as a team so there is cover at the house. They have 2 Labradors so you should be confident around dogs.
Accommodation Separate 1 bedroom cottage – A well behaved dog is welcome
Start date ASAP or January 2020
Days 5 days per week
Drivers Ideally Both to drive
Salary £55k -£60K gross combined
Consultant – Hannah Mckeown – Greycoat Lumleys job reference 55815