Live in OR out Cook / Housekeeper Job

Location UK
Sector Housekeeping
Job Role Housekeeper / Cook
Job Type Permanent vacancy
Salary £35,000-£40,000 GPA
Job Number  51610
Created 12 June 2019

(TN17) Live In or Out Cook/Housekeeper required near Cranbrook in Kent Start ASAP Salary £35,000+ gross per annum

(51610) Lovely family need a proactive, energetic Cook / housekeeper to look after them and their beautiful 8 bed home in the country side. Currently living in a smaller home nearby until their main home is ready in September when the refurbishment is complete. This is their main residence and it is a busy informal family home. Both parents work from home regularly and are very hands on with the children- you need to children friendly but childcare is minimal. The main focus of the role is cooking- We are looking for someone who is a passionate cook, well organised, has a good sense of humour, flexible, able to deal with last minute plan changes and who would like to work in a happy and fun household with 4 school age children in residence!

The role does not come with accomodation but the family are happy to make a contribution to this for the right person.


The family is International- ability to speak French or Spanish would be an advantage so that the children are able to practice their language skills, however this is not essential.


Duties to include

  • Hands on Housekeeping, Cleaning, Washing and Ironing- Additional help can be taken on.

  • Managing the house, dealing with contractors

  • You must be passionate about cooking and food- they are looking for good family cooking for the family and for informal dinner parties for at least 6/8people. They enjoy well-presented fresh seasonal cuisine cooked from scratch. You will prepare breakfast, a light lunch and then family supper at about 6pm when the children get home from school and tidy away

  • Errands and household shopping

  • Assisting when the family entertain

  • Helping with the family pets- they have 2 friendly dogs and a cat

  • House and pet sitting


No babysitting required as former Nanny is happy to do this.

Driving essential.


Hours 9am- 7pm 5 days a week. Occasional Weekends

Salary £35,000+ gross per annum

Start ASAP

Contact; Rebecca Liljeros




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