Live Out Housekeeper / Cook job

Location London, Greater London, UK
Sector Housekeeping
Job Role Housekeeper / Cook
Job Type Permanent vacancy
Salary £35,000-£40,000 GPA
Job Number  54776
Created 11 February 2020

Live Out Housekeeper / Cook job in St Johns Wood , North London


A returning client is looking for a flexible and experienced Housekeeper/Cook to help in their busy family household. The family are Mum, Dad and their two children aged 9 and 11 years.


They employ a full time Nanny for the children but would like someone who is child friendly enough to help with school pickups and occasional babysitting.


Duties to include:

  • Cleaning to a high standard, including silver polishing and care of wooden surfaces

  • Laundry & Ironing to a high standard, including hand washing & sorting dry cleaning

  • Daily cooking, 2-3 meals per day, simple, family style healthy dishes for the family who particularly enjoy Asian cuisine

  • Occasional help with entertaining (3-4 times yearly), catering for up to 8-10 people, laying tables and helping serve food and drinks

  • Keeping house fully stocked

  • Grocery shopping

  • Running errands locally

  • Help with school pickups for the youngest child

  • Babysitting (1-2 per week) – some time given back to you in lieu


The ideal candidate for this role will be flexible, proactive and enjoy cooking.


House: 4 storeys, 4 bedrooms


Hours: 45 hours per week, Monday – Friday, either 10.30am – 7.30pm OR 11.00am – 8.00pm, (9 hours per day)


Salary: £550 net per week which approximately equates to £38,771 gross per annum - inclusive of babysitting hours


Should you finish after 10.30 pm, they will pay your taxi fare home.


Start: ASAP


Vacancy Number: 54776


Consultant to contact: Melinda Nagy

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