Live in Couple Job

Location Kent, South East England, UK
Sector Private Households & Estates
Job Role Couple
Job Type Permanent vacancy
Salary £50,000-£55,000 GPA
Job Number  56472
Created 27 January 2020

Live in Couple Job, Kent

A lovely family are looking for a live-in Mother’s Help – Garden Maintenance Couple to join their busy family home. They live in a rural location in Kent (near Sittingbourne and Maidstone) with great access to lovely towns nearby as well as being near the coast.  The family have 3 children; girl aged 12 and boys aged 9 and 3. They are looking for someone to assist mum, being hands on with childcare, family cooking and helping in the house. The property is situated on 10acres of land, 5 of which are occupied by the families 2 horses. The garden needs maintenance, lawn care and general DIY.


They employ a cleaner who works 4 days a week 9.30am-3pm, and a weekly gardener who comes every Friday.


The ideal couple should be flexible, have a good work attitude and use their initiative and work well with others. Mum is very hands on, but does require someone who is willing to be flexible in their duties and assist however needed on a daily basis.




  • Mothers help / childcare support.

  • All nursery duties relating to the children

  • Light housekeeping, to work alongside the daily cleaner.

  • Cooking meals for the children

  • Occasional family cooking

  • Babysitting

  • Occasional proxy parenting

  • Running errands / additional help when needed

  • Maintenance

  • DIY

  • Garden maintenance

  • The upkeep of the tennis court and swimming pool.

  • Driving duties, vehicle maintenance

  • Occasional help with the horses if required.

  • Animal care, small family dog

  • Security


Start Date: As soon as possible

Working Week: 5days a week, flexibility is required

Accommodation: A self-contained, newly refurbished 1 Bedroom apartment.

Salary: £50 -£55k - depending on experience.

Driving: Essential both candidates drive, a car is provided.


Responsible Consultant: Nicola Forster


Job reference number: 56472

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