Mother's Help Job

Location UK, Scotland, South Queensferry
Sector Childcare & Education
Job Role Mothers Help
Job Type Permanent
Employment Type Full-time
Salary £15 GPH
Job Number  102012
Created 04 July 2022

Greycoat Lumley's client are seeking a Mother's help in South Queensferry, near Edinburgh.  The family of 3 including a one-and-a-half-year-old son, live in a rural location offering lots of walks and outdoor activities.  This role is live in or live out to suit.  There is a cleaner who visits the property two days per week so cleaning, changing the bedding and laundry is covered but some support will be required to keep on top of it.  Applicants must have a 'can do' attitude, be flexible and proactive in recognising what needs to be done without constant direction and be warm and welcoming to guests.  This role is to ensure the smooth running of the household for the family and to care for the son and dogs..   

Duties Include:  

  • Activities with the child - lots to do in the area and South Queensferry
  • Walking 3 dogs 
  • The family will visit Aberdeenshire and the Mother's Help can travel with them or stay to do cooking and housekeeping
  • Home cooking - batch cooking
  • Mum will have occasional work trips and Dad is away more frequently
  • Keeping the household in order
  • Mum tends to do the nursery drop off and pick up - help when required
  • Meet and greet guests into the home - the household is very social 
  • Helping Mum with some simple tasks related to her business
  • Errands

A driver is essential due to the location and necessity to be able to run errands.

Accommodation:  Large studio with kitchen, bathroom, shower - separate entrance

Start:  August 2022

Days:   Monday to Friday (Flexible) - Occasional weekends and evenings 

Hrs:  30 hours per week - need to be flexible on overtime if the family are away and leave the dogs

Hourly rate:  £15 GPH

Job Number:  102012

Consultant:  Lesley Jones

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