Senior Housekeeper job

Location South West England, UK
Sector Housekeeping
Job Role Head Housekeeper
Job Type Permanent vacancy
Salary £30,000 GPA
Job Number  56564
Created 11 February 2020

Live in Senior Housekeeper job in The Cotswolds , Gloucestershire


A beautiful estate in the Cotswold’s, Gloucestershire is looking for a switched on and well organised Senior Housekeeper. This role has emphasis on the shooting season from Mid-September – 1st February and is quieter during the spring and summer months.


This is a 10 bedroom manor house with 3 reception rooms hosting approx. 65 shoot days and 20 overnight stays.


The owners of the house will shortly be moving out permanently and intend for the estate to be used for their events business to slowly build business during the quieter periods.


Duties to include:

  • Overall management of the house

  • Managing all daily housekeeping tasks – including cleaning, laundry and ironing

  • Hands on cleaning and washing up during events

  • Liaising with chefs and the front of house team when events are being held

  • Liaising with gardener/handyman – for general maintenance around the property

  • Manage and maintain stock levels of household supplies

  • Occasional dog sitting

  • Occasional preparation of simple breakfasts

  • Occasional taxi run for groceries and errands


The ideal candidate for this role will offer flexibility in their working days/hours when needed, pet friendly, be a team player and ensure the house is kept immaculate at all times.


A driver is essential – car provided

Partners & pets welcome


House: Large 10 bedroom Manor House


Hours: During the busier shooting season – can be up to 6 days per week (working either a day or evening shift)

During the quieter seasons – 5 days per week (working either a day or evening shift)

*Time given off in lieu for extra hours/days worked during busier periods


Accommodation: Your own 3 bedroom apartment on site (separate from the main house)


Salary: £30,000 gross per annum


Start: ASAP


Vacancy Number: 56564


Consultant to contact: Dominique Keen (on behalf of Kaisha Hastu)

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