Live in Housekeeper / Nanny Job

Location UK, South West England, Torpoint
Sector Housekeeping
Job Role Housekeeper / Nanny
Job Type Permanent
Employment Type Full-time
Salary £35k GPA
Job Number  102322
Created 04 July 2022

Live in Housekeeper / Nanny job near  Torpoint , Cornwall  

Live in Housekeeper / Nanny required near  Torpoint , Cornwall.  Start July/Aug.  Salary £35k 

Lovely family with 2 school aged children and a friendly dog are looking for an experienced hands on housekeeper to look after them and their large, stunning period home.  

The role is primarily hands on housekeeping,  but also to help with the children in regards to school pick ups and taking to after school activities  and preparing the evening meal on occasion.  

We are looking for an all rounder, someone who is friendly, dependable and proactive - who takes pride in their work and is happy to be flexible and be a real help to the busy parents!    The role will also involve some ad hoc baby sitting. They also have Horses and ponies so experience with horses would be a bonus but not essential. 

Other staff are employed but this is the sole interior role. The house is also open to the public during the year but you will not be required to assist with this. 


  • Hands on Housekeeping, Cleaning and tidying to a high standard,
  • Changing beds
  • Cooking for the family on occasion, ( They enjoy simple healthy family style meals)
  • Household and food Shopping
  • Running errands
  • Dealing with contractors and tradespeople.
  • Dog Walking and care ( Helping with horses would be a bonus but not essential) 
  • House and pet sitting
  • Helping when the family entertain
  • School runs 3-4 times per week
  • Helping with the children, taking them to playdates and activities on occasion
  • Babysitting to include occasional overnights

Partners and pets are welcome and the role could be extended to that of a couple for the perfect candidate.  

Driving essential-  Car provided for work purposes but you must have own car for social use, expenses will be paid if used for work purposes.   

Hours Monday - Friday  approx. 40 hours per week with flexibility  

Accommodation Separate 2 bed self contained flat  

Salary £35k Gross per annum  

Starts July/Aug  

Job Reference 102322

Consultant to contact ;-Rebecca Liljeros

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