Full time Live in or Live out Laundress/Housekeeper job
A delightful family in Chelsea are looking for a top notch Laundress/Housekeeper to join their team. The household can be described as energetic, fun, relaxed and informal.
Mum and dad have 5 children (aged from 2-9 years old) and also have a Labrador puppy. They live in a beautiful newly renovated home.
They already employ two daily nannies, a full time Live in Housekeeper (who cleans the majority of the house and deep cleans too), and are in the process of hiring a Chef who will take care of all the cooking and cleaning of the kitchen area & fridges.
Duties will include:
- All laundress duties including family laundry & ironing
- Changing bed linen, bed making and ironing sheets in house
- Cleaning certain areas of the house - helping the other live in housekeeper
- Organising dry cleaning
- Sewing and minor repairs
- Wardrobe management
- Deep cleaning when family travel
The family occasionally spend time at their family home in Surrey during weekends/school holidays, but mostly travel internationally in school holidays. You must be flexible on occasions in the school holidays to travel on your working days to their country home in Surrey if requested.
The ideal person will be organised, a clear communicator, have the ability to quickly form close and trusting relationships with the parents and the children and have a kind, cheerful, warm and easy-going personality.
House: 6 bedroom house with a garden, roof terrace, security personnel and separate living quarters for staff.
Hours: Monday – Friday, 8.00/8.30am - 6.00pm but also open to those who want a 40 hour week
Accommodation for live in: Your own bedroom, ensuite bathroom, kitchen and separate staff entrance. The kitchen may be used by other staff throughout the working day.
Vacancy Number: 98154
Consultant to contact: Dominique Keen (Live in) & Anisa Sykes Lane (Live out)