Live in Housekeeper / Cook job

Location UK
Sector Housekeeping
Job Role Housekeeper / Cook
Job Type Permanent vacancy
Salary £35,000-£40,000 GPA
Job Number  53361
Created 13 June 2019

Live in Housekeeper/Cook required near Slough in Berkshire Start ASAP Salary £38k+ Gross Per annum (Approx. £550npw)

(53361) A single gentleman living on a large estate is looking for a flexible Housekeeper/Cook to help manage a large, 6 bedroom home. You will work alongside a head housekeeper and handyman, as well as a full time cleaner. You will be happy to prepare light, simple Mediterranean style food for the Principal, and be capable of catering for the occasional informal dinner party. We are looking for a real all-rounder who is happy to muck in and help with all duties around the house, and also help with the dog and new puppy.


The house is used as a weekend residence as the Principal stays in London during the week. You will be required to travel to London occasionally to assist in the property there, and in the future there may be opportunities to travel abroad.


Duties to include

  • Hands on housekeeping and cleaning

  • Preparing healthy, light meals

  • Laundry, ironing and delicate fabric care

  • Grocery shopping

  • Running errands

  • Assisting in the London property

  • Helping care for the dog and new puppy


Partners and pets cannot be accommodated.

Driving is essential and a car is provided for work purposes.

You will be required to work weekends with two days off in the week, and flexible hours are required when the Principal is in residence.


Hours 50 hours over 5 days

Accommodation  Lovely separate, self-contained cottage on the estate

Salary  £38k+ gross per annum

Starts ASAP

Consultant to contact ;-Rebecca Liljeros

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