Live in Housekeeper / Cook Job

Location UK, South West England, Stroud
Sector Housekeeping
Job Role Housekeeper / Cook
Job Type Permanent
Employment Type Full-time
Salary £29-33k GPA
Job Number  98774
Created 20 January 2022

Live in Housekeeper / Cook job near Stroud , Glos  

Live in Housekeeper / Cook required 4.5 days per week 35 hours per week near Stroud , Glos.  Start Mid March.  Salary £29-33k Gross per annum

Lovely couple need the help of an experienced housekeeper for their beautiful 3 bed home.  The role is mainly housekeeping but also to cook to a good standard - you must enjoy cooking. The principals have a lot of cook books for inspiration! They enjoy good simple family style cooking and Family Roast Lunches when they entertain up to 10 family and friends.  Looking after the 3 bed home , artwork and fine furniture,  Also to help when the principals entertain ( This will include 4-5 weekends per year- time off in lieu will be given).  You must be animal friendly as they have a friendly dog and you will be required to dog sit in the main property when the principals are away.  We are looking for someone who is flexible, works to a high standard and loves the outdoors and will enjoy the rural location- it is excellent for walking! Other staff are employed but this is the sole interior role  


  • Hands on Housekeeping, Cleaning and tidying to a high standard,
  • Laundry, Washing and Ironing.
  • Changing beds
  • Cooking supper 3nights per week and to cater simple dinner party standard when required ( usually 2 people, rising to 4-10 when they entertain)
  • Helping when they entertain 
  • Running errands
  • Dealing with contractors and tradespeople.
  • House and pet sitting
  • Airport runs ( Either London or Bristol)

Partners, dependents and pets are welcome  

Driving essential and you must a confident driver as the role does involve driving the principals on occasion . Must have own car for own social and commuting use but a car can be provided if needed for work purposes.  

Hours Mon- Fri 4.5 days, 35 hours per week ( 8.30am-1.30pm + 6.30-8.30pm Mon,Wed, Fri & 3-5pm Tues , with flexibility to work 4-5 weekends per year)

Accommodation  Separate 2 bed self contained cottage in the next village ( 1/2 mile from the house)  

Salary £29-33k Gross per annum 

Starts Mid March  

Job Reference 98774

Consultant to contact ;-Rebecca Liljeros

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