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Live In Couple Job

Location UK, South East England, Newbury
Sector Private Households & Estates
Job Role Couple
Job Type Permanent
Employment Type Full-time
Salary £60K Gross per Annum
Job Number  97049
Created 17 November 2021

Live in Couple Job, Berkshire

We have a lovely position to support a very busy family of 5. There are 3 children whom are school age, the family require a housekeeper who works to a high standard, who is extremely organised and pro-active and will support the mum in ensuring everything is taken care of. As she works in London a couple of days a week they do require a Couple who can be flexible in their hours as everyday can vary !

Between the Couple if the parents are not around you will be required to help with school runs and be hands on to help with the children until they are home - prepare simple family cooking for the children and occasionally for the adults. 

Houseman duties to include - general maintenance duties, cleaning the cars, driving duties to airports and local errands assisting the gardeners and your partner in the house

The family have a dog and possibly getting another so you should be happy around dogs and willing to look after them when the family are not in residence. They have a PA based at the house who helps during the busy times with school runs etc - they employ a team of Gardeners.

They are looking for a candidate who has a keen eye for detail and is looking for a role in a busy family home - they have employed their staff for a number of years and are looking for someone who will settle long term. You should be flexible to look after the children if both parents are away so it's essential you enjoy being around children. 

Duties to include but not limited to:

  • Housekeeping
  • Cooking for the children 
  • Laundry, ironing and fabric care
  • Wardrobe Management
  • Childcare / mothers help 
  • School and activity runs
  • Option to travel with the family for a month to the USA 
  • Flexible to babysit 2x a week 

Gardner/ Handyman/ Driver

  • Working with gardening team
  • Handyman and maintenance
  • School runs, airport runs and trips to London
  • Child friendly 

Start date: November 2021

Accommodation:  1 bedroom flat - with a separate entrance - purpose built accommodation with private garden built next year. 

Hours - Split shift 7am-12 - 3-7.30pm

Salary: £60K gross per annum 

Working week: Monday to Friday - flexibility to work weekends if required and have time off in lieu or paid over-time

Job reference number: 97049

Responsible consultant: Hannah Mckeown

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