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Live Out Housekeeper / Cook job

Location London, Greater London, UK
Sector Housekeeping
Job Role Housekeeper / Cook
Job Type Permanent vacancy
Salary £12-£14 PH
Job Number  55537
Created 11 November 2019

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


A lovely family is looking for a proactive and experienced child friendly Housekeeper/Cook to help in their busy family home. The family is Mum, Dad and their two young children, a 8.5 years old boy and a 4 year old girl/. They already employ a part time cleaner, who does the deep cleaning.


Duties to include:

  • Cleaning to a high standard, this will include care of fine furniture, wooden floorings, some delicate surfaces and chandeliers

  • Laundry and ironing

  • Arranging the dry cleaners

  • Changing beds

  • Managing the house

  • Help with looking after the kids in the afternoons

  • Travelling with the family

  • Online shopping and ensuring the house is fully stocked

  • Running small local errands on occasions

  • Daily cooking:

  • Breakfast for the kids – porridge

  • Lunch packs for the kids

  • Dinner mostly for the kids but occasionally for the parents also – they typically enjoy Italian cuisine


The family travels for up to 5 weeks per year and they would like you to be flexible to assist them and travel with them.


The ideal candidate will be self-motivated, flexible to travel, child friendly, switched on, self-starter, well-organised and enjoy cooking.


Hours: 5.5 days per week

  • Monday – Friday, 7.00 am/7.15 am – 4.00 pm/4.15 pm (with break during the day)

  • Saturday 2.00 pm – 6.00 pm OR 9.00 am – 1.00 pm


Salary: £12 - £14 net per hour – based on the individual candidates


(this will approximately equate to £47k - £55k gross per annum)


Start: ASAP


Vacancy Number: 55537


Consultant to contact: Melinda Nagy

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