Live in Housekeeper/Nanny Job in East Sussex
Live in Housekeeper / Nanny required near Uckfield, East Sussex Start ASAP Salary £35,000 gpa
A lovely returning client of ours with 2 children aged 10 & 11 are looking for a flexible and reliable Housekeeper/Nanny. The duties are 70% housekeeping, 30% nanny. The family are informal and we are looking for an energetic , fun all-rounder who is easy going, responsible, flexible, discreet, creative and kind and who loves the outdoors!. The family live in a stunning country farmhouse in East Sussex, with an additional 2 smaller cottages on the 200 acre estate. This is their main residence, however the family travel quite a lot and ideally you would be flexible to travel with them. Ability to ski would also be a bonus.
You need to love animals- they have dogs, cats and various other animals including alpacas and cows ( the larger animals are looked after by the groundsman however) .
Main duties will include:
- Hands on Housekeeping to a high standard, cleaning, washing and Ironing
- Driving, school run and taking children to activities
- Helping with the children and making sure everything is ready - During the holidays the role will focus more on the childcare aspect of the role.
- Cooking for the family- they enjoy fresh healthy family style cooked from scratch
- Babysitting 1-2 times per week and overnight proxy parenting
- Running the house, shopping, dealing with deliveries and contractors, running errands
- Helping with the animals, to include daily care and feeding of the dogs and cats, pet sitting when needed as well as taking to the Vets/ Groomers etc when needed
- Occasional Station pick ups
Pets will be considered, Partners cannot be accommodated.
A confident and experienced driver is essential, Must have own car but car provided for work purposes
Hours Monday to Friday with flexibility, 40 hour week
Accommodation Separate 2 bedroom cottage next to the main house
Salary £35k Gross per annum ( £500net per week approx)
Job Reference 92310
Consultant to contact ;-Rebecca Liljeros