Live in Housekeeper / Cook job

Location UK
Sector Housekeeping
Job Role Housekeeper / Cook
Job Type Permanent vacancy
Salary £30,000-£35,000 GPA
Job Number  53455
Created 10 July 2019

Live in Housekeeper / Cook required near Lyme Regis , Devon Start End July Salary £31-35k Gross Per annum ( Approx £ 450-500 npw)

( 53455) Lovely old client of Greycoat Lumleys needs an experienced and intelligent housekeeper / cook for their beautiful Medieval Manor house. To run the home, when they are in residence it is a busy house, lots of coming and going so you need to be organised and proactive. They split their time between this property and their London residence and are usually down in blocks of 2-3 weeks at a time, except the summer when they are usually there for about 6 weeks. Flexibility is key, you need to manage your time. When the house is busy ( About 10 times per year) additional local staff are brought in.


Duties to include

  • Hands on Housekeeping, Cleaning , Washing and Ironing

  • Daily good family style food. Breakfast, Light lunch ( eg. Soup / salad) and supper Dinner party standard would be an advantage

  • Helping when the family entertain.

  • Flower arranging

  • Overseeing additional local staff when house is busy / family entertaining


Partners and pets will be considered. 

Driving essential, Must have own car but car provided for work purposes


Hours 5 days per week Monday – Friday approx 40 hrs with flexibility on weekends

Accommodation  2 bed separate cottage near the main house

Salary  £ 31-35 Gross per annum

Starts End July

Consultant to contact ;-Rebecca Liljeros

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