(BA10) Live out Housekeeper / Cook / Groom required in Somerset Start ASAP Salary £30,000 - £35,000 Gross Per annum (Approx. £450 - £530 npw)
(51401) A fantastic opportunity for an experienced and energetic Housekeeper/Cook/Groom to help a family of 5 run their beautiful 5 bedroom weekend residence farmhouse in Somerset. The family have three children aged 14, 11 and 6 years old they also have 3 dogs and 4 horses. They are in residence every other weekend and visit more frequently when they are children are not at school. Very occasionally they will be in residence for longer periods of several weeks during the holidays but this is rare. They are looking for someone that is organised and able to run the house but also has a good riding ability and competent knowledge of horses and running a yard. They already employ a First groom who you will work alongside. We need someone who is flexible- the house is very quiet during most of the week, but when the family are there it can be busy with early starts and late finishes if you are needed to help with entertaining. Being confident to meet and greet guests would be an asset.
Duties to include
Hands on Housekeeping and Cleaning
Laundry, Ironing Wardrobe management
Cooking simple family meals
Dealing with utilities, contractors and tradesmen
Shopping and running errands
Helping with occasional dinner parties
Maintaining the horses, turnout, feed, muck out and groom
The ideal candidate would be child friendly, very discreet, adaptable, flexible and able to use their initiative but also take instruction.
A confident driver is essential due to the location of their home.
Working Days and hours: 5 days a week including weekends, Approx. 40 hours per week
Salary £30,000 - £35,000 Gross per annum
Consultant to contact; - Rebecca Liljeros