Live-in Housekeeper / Cook Job

Location United States, NY, Larchmont
Sector Private Households & Estates
Job Role Housekeeper / Cook
Job Type Permanent
Employment Type Full-time
Salary $55,000 - 60,000 gross per annum + Accommodation
Job Number  95116
Created 06 January 2022

We have a delightful opportunity for a live-in Housekeeper / cook for a Weekend home in the immediate outskirts of New York. This very charming principal has had the pleasure of having a Housekeeper / cook for another residence work and live with her for over 20years and she would dearly like to be able to find another long term, happy and mutually rewarding working relationship. 

Details on the role:

  • Live-in Full-Time Position, Separate accommodation provided in the main residence and in the guest house if required, both with separate bathrooms and facilities. 
  • The principal is in residence Thursday (evening) through to Sunday (Evening) out of residence Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday (daytime) - housekeeper expected to take her time off during these days
  • Cleaning, Laundry, vacuuming, Ironing and Be Linen for the 6 bedroom main house and the 3 bedroom Guest House (most bedrooms mainly vacant)
  • Pool Maintenance
  • Shopping for groceries and other items  
  • Assisting the principal (a very good cook and foodie) with cooking on the Friday evening (maybe Thursday evening prep) this can be family meals or more formal dinner parties
  • Ideally we seek a driver, but will consider non-drivers
  • Must speak fluent English 
  • Must have an accommodating, can do attitude


  • Accommodation provided, with option of larger residence when there are no guests 
  • Salary of circa £55,000 - 60,000 gross per annum 
  • Opportunity to build a long term working relationship with the principal
  • Very warm friendly principal
  • Principal out of residence 4 days per week

Consultant: Andy Hodges

Job: 95116

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