Live out Head Housekeeper job near Near Salisbury, Wiltshire
(SP5) Live out Head Housekeeper required near Near Salisbury, Wiltshire. Start December (Can be flexible for the right person) Salary £36-38k Gross Per annum
A high net worth family with young children are looking for an enthusiastic Head Housekeeper to help them manage several properties on their large estate near Salisbury . You will be working alongside other estate staff, and overseeing a team on 2 part time housekeepers, and another full time housekeeper. We are looking for someone who has a high attention to detail and is approachable. You will be child friendly and happy to happy to help wherever needed within the home. The principals use the house for weekends and holidays. When they are in residence flexibility is required and you will be happy to work one day of the weekends on shared rota with housekeepers
Duties to include
- Day to day running of the housekeeping of the properties.
- Organising duty rotas and communicating with Butler/ House manager
- Hands on, full time cleaning, washing and ironing, leading from the front by example. Overseeing the Housekeepers and making sure everything is perfect for the family's arrival.
- Helping with meeting and greeting guests , serving to table if needed on occasion when no butler
- Reporting maintenance issues to estate manager .
- Occasionally running errands and shopping.
- There are no specific childcare duties, a full time Nanny is employed, however you must be willing to help when required.
- Helping with the two dogs if needed
Driving essential to get to the property, Must have own car but car can be provided if needed for work purposes.
Hours -5 day week approx. 40 hours on rota, one day of the weekend to be worked 8.30am-5pm when the family is in residence. Flexibility is required when the family are in residence. Overtime or time off in lieu for additional hours will be given
Salary £36-38k Gross per annum
Starts December ( Can be flexible)
Job Reference 96682
Consultant to contact ;-Rebecca Liljeros