Live out Senior Housekeeper/Cook job in Highgate , London
A lovely and young family is currently seeking a senior live out Housekeeper/Cook to join them on a permanent basis. It is a busy family of four with two children (5 & 3 years old) who both attend full time school and a friendly elderly pug completes the family. They reside in the leafy Highgate and they are currently undergoing a huge renovation project and looking to move back late August. This is a HNW household and they have various very delicate surfaces in the house such as copper, marble, limestone, wooden flooring, tiles and stained glass windows, which will require specialist care as part of the daily housekeeping.
The ideal candidate would be energetic, proactive, discreet, efficient, pleasant, both child and pet friendly, have previous experience looking after fine materials and interiors, be looking for longevity and a confident cook who is familiar with vegetarian cuisine.
A confident driver with a clean UK driving licence is desired but it is not an essential requirement of the role.
Duties to be included:
• Cleaning - including maintaining high-end interiors antiques and fine furniture
• Laundry and ironing
• Arranging dry cleaning
• Wardrobe management
• Family cooking + following recipes – vegetarian dishes
• Occasional dog walking
• Occasional help with childcare related duties
• BONUS: Occasional catering for small, casual dinner parties
• BONUS: help with errands/school runs – driver needed
House: 3 Storey, 5/6 bedroom house with gym and wine cellar
Hours and Days: Monday to Friday 9 am to 7 pm (50 hours per week) – could be negotiable for the right person
Start Date: late August
Salary: £39k gross per annum (which equates to approximately £550 net per week)
Vacancy Number: 53448
Consultant to Contact: Melinda Nagy