Live in Part time Housekeeper / Guardian / House-sitter job in Cranbrook, Kent
Live in Housekeeper / Guardian / House-sitter required near Cranbrook, Kent. Start March 2021 Salary £23-25k Gross Per annum ( Approx £360-380npw)
An experienced Housekeeper / Guardian / House sitter is needed for a beautiful 6 bed period residence in 7 acres of grounds in the countryside. This is a secondary residence - the owners live overseas and will be in residence approximately 3 months of the year. The role will be to look after the house and grounds , as well as 6 sheep ( in conjunction with the local farmer). When the couple are in residence the role will preferably, but not essentially, become live out and the role will be that of a part time housekeeper ( around 2 days of 3 to 4 hours). The house is in a quiet rural location, so you must be comfortable in the countryside, but it is only one mile from the local village which has a full range of amenities. The house is equipped with security systems and CCTV. The principal needs you to remain overnight in the property for security purposes but is happy for you to take on additional part time work during the day.
Duties to include
- Hands on Housekeeping, Cleaning, dusting and tidying.
- When they are in residence the role will also include Cleaning , Washing and Ironing
- Helping with the 6 resident sheep in conjunction with a local farmer
- Watering house plants and patio pots
- House maintenance and reporting any issues
- Taking deliveries and dealing with contractors
- House security
The clients prefer no pets but they will be considered.
Driving is essential. Use of a car is available whilst the principals are overseas. If you have your own car, expenses will be paid if used for work purposes.
Hours Monday – Friday approx. 40 hours per week with flexibility
Accommodation Own bedroom and bathroom in the main house
Salary £23-25k Gross Per annum ( Approx £360-380npw)
Starts March 2021
Job Reference 89531
Consultant to contact ;-Rebecca Liljeros