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Live in Housekeeper / Cook job

Location UK, South East England, Newbury
Sector Housekeeping
Job Role Housekeeper / Cook
Job Type Permanent
Employment Type Full-time
Salary £35k Gross per annum
Job Number  93684
Created 11 June 2021

Live in Housekeeper / Cook job near Newbury, Berkshire

Live in Housekeeper / Cook required near Newbury in Berkshire. Start ASAP Salary  £30k -£34k (dependent on experience) Gross per annum (approx £450- 500npw)

A lovely couple are looking for an experienced , switched on Housekeeper/ Cook to look after them and their large 6 bed home. There is generally just 2 people in residence but they do informally entertain regularly on the weekend. You must be efficient and organised as the house can be busy at times, with friends and family coming to the house and staying overnight. You will be working in conjunction with a daily part time cleaner to keep the house to a high standard. 

We are looking for someone who is flexible, competent at cooking and who has experience looking after antiques, silver and fine art. It is a beautiful location and would suit someone who loves the rural lifestyle and animals!.

 Duties to include

  • Hands on Housekeeping, Cleaning and tidying to a high standard,
  • Laundry, washing and ironing
  • Looking after the family pets, feeding and walking 3 friendly dogs and there is also a cat
  • Cooking for the family and any guests  usually this will just be on the weekends
  • Dinner party style cooking when they entertain informally, and Sunday roasts when the family are visiting
  • Household and food Shopping and stock rotation
  • House and pet sitting.
  • Overseeing tradespeople

Partners and pets cannot be accommodated 

Driving essential, car provided

Hours  40 hour week over 5 days. Days off during the week

Accommodation separate 1 bed cottage provided all found

Salary £30k - £34k  Gross per annum ( approx £459- 500npw)

Starts  ASAP

Job Reference 93684

Consultant to contact ;-Rebecca Liljeros

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