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Have you Applied to Register with Greycoat Lumleys?  We receive hundreds of CVs every day. We will evaluate your CV as soon as possible and if we are able to help you, someone will be in touch to discuss this further.  In the current climate we are receiving a much higher than usual volume of applications therefore we apologise in advance if you do not receive a response from us if you are not successful.

  • Couples

    Desired Location: UK 
    Live In or Live Out: Live In
    Salary Expectation £51 - £55k Gross 
    Candidate ID: 72656
    Availability: Immediately 

    A lovely English couple are looking for their next role within private households. He is an experienced handyman and previously owned his own businesses from 2011 - 2019 which consisted of DIY and Garden Maintenance. He loves the outdoors and is currently taking care of 5 acres of formal garden. She is currently taking care of a large 10 bedroom property, with all housekeeping and laundry. Prior to 2019 she took care of a private client’s home from 2013 -2019 alongside her full time job, they are a great team with a happy positive attitude. They have cats and are looking for a long term commitment.

    Call +44 (0)20 7233 9950 or Email Nicola Forster


    Desired Location: South of England    
    Live In or Live Out: Live In
    Salary Expectation £53 - £54k
    Candidate ID: 107826
    Availability: 2 -3 weeks’ notice
      
    A lovely junior couple are looking for a new adventure. He is fantastic outdoors, he previously took care of formal and informal gardens and ensured the upkeep of the interior and exterior of the home were taken care of, including painting and decorating and taking care of the vehicles and garden machinery, he holds a chain saw license. She took care of all aspects of the housekeeping and laundry and family cooking, she is a confident cook and happy to cater for 6-8 people. They are a lovely hard working Couple who love animals and the countryside and are available on 2- 3 weeks’ notice. They are ideally looking for a weekend residence. 

    Call +44 (0)20 7233 9950 or Email Nicola Forster


    Desired Location: Open to location    
    Live In or Live Out: Live In
    Salary Expectation £60k + 
    Candidate ID: 107862
    Availability: 3 months 
     
    A professional English couple are looking for their next role. They have been employment with one client for the last 5 years and are looking for a change and a role with more responsibility. They are very service driven and work to a high standard. He is the stronger of the two with cooking and would be confident to cater for up to 10 people. She is a confident housekeeper, however would very much like to have a varied role and have other PA / household management responsibilities. He is hands on in the garden and can identify any maintenance requirements that are needed. They both drive, like animals and have a mature and pro-active attitude. 

    Call +44 (0)20 7233 9950 or Email Nicola Forster


    Desired Location: Anywhere in the UK
    Live In or Live Out: Live In
    Salary Expectation Negotiable 
    Availability: One months notice
    Candidate ID - 96744

    An excellent Couple who are currently in Hungary but are looking to return to the UK after working in domestic households for the last 14 years in the UK. They have the skills set of Housekeeper/Cook Gardener/Handyman and both drive. They love pets and are happy to work in a main residence or a weekend home. They are looking for a role back in the UK with a family where they can settle long term, they do have a 10 month old daughter so are very flexible in terms of being full-time or part-time and are also willing to have different days off in order for a family to have cover everyday.   They come with excellent references and are available on a months notice, they do have a Labrador dog who ideally they would like to bring with them 

    Call +44 (0)20 7233 9950 or Email Hannah Mckeown


    Desired Location: Open to location   
    Live In or Live Out: Live In
    Salary Expectation £50 - £53k gross combined
    Candidate ID:107354 
    Availability: As soon as possible 

    A dedicated Romanian couple are looking for their next role. She is fantastic housekeeper, and takes care of all laundry and fine fabrics, along with antiques and fine furnishings. They both serve and meet and greet guests for formal and informal events. He will often help with the housekeeping in the busier times. He is very versatile and is experienced with all aspects of gardening, maintenance and DIY. He is the only driver.  

    Call +44 (0)20 7233 9950 or Email Nicola Forster


    Desired location: France
    Live in or live out: Live-in
    Availability: Immediate
    Salary expectations: 5,000 euro net per month
    Candidate number: 95741
    Languages: French English

    We have much sought after couple available her (British) and him (French). They are Exceptional candidates of Greycoat Lumleys with over 5 years of experience in their current position managing luxury properties in Europe. They are incredibly professional, hardworking and educated with a host of soft and hard skills. His family come from a background in personal service and he is a capable gardener and handyman. She is an experienced household cook and a diligent housekeeper who has cultured high standards in all her work. They have a 4 year old daughter and are looking to relocate to France where they hope their next position will give them continued stability and longevity and they can bring her up in the French education system. In work they can complement each other’s skills as he is also a capable chef and they are flexible and organised in all their approach to daily tasks

    Call +44 (0) 20 72339950 Email Andy Hodges


    Desired location: Open to opportunities in Europe
    Live in or live out: Live in 
    Availability: Available 
    Salary expectations: £50,000 Per Annum 
    Candidate number: 107547
    Languages:  English, Dutch, French, Spanish 

    Dutch Nationals in the possession of an EU Passport and a clean Swiss drivers’ license with international luxury vehicle driving experience. They are fit & healthy non smokers who love the outdoors, skiing, scuba diving and travelling. They love good food, and pride themselves in their ability in the kitchen. They don't have children nor other family responsibilities. They are eager and ready to travel everywhere from September 2020 onwards

    Call +44 (0) 20 72339950 Email Archie McClintock


    Desired Location: Anywhere in the UK 
    Live In or Live Out: Live In
    Salary Expectation £53K+ Gross combined 
    Availability: 1 Month notice
    Candidate ID 107509
     
    An excellent experienced Couple with over 10 years working in private households! They offer skills of Butler/Cook/Housekeeper/Driver/Handyman as well as looking after security of a property. There is nothing they can't turn their hands too , they have experience dealing with formal and informal households. Both has have worked in country houses with very high standards, they host shoot parties during the season.  They do have a child that lives with them who has just left school as well as a well behaved dog so need accommodation with 2 bedrooms. Both are drivers 
     
    Call +44 (0)20 7233 9950 or Email Hannah Mckeown


    Desired Location: Within 2 hours of Fife, Scotland
    Live In or Live Out: Live In
    Salary Expectation: £40,000
    Available From: 1 month’s notice
    Candidate ID: 75571

    A hardworking couple who pride themselves on their team work. They are always happy to go the extra mile for their employers. They have a varied career background which has allowed them to transition well into working within private households. They are looking for their next challenge and are open to locations within Scotland so long as they are close enough to visit family in Fife on their days off. He is capable of lots of jobs that need done on estates from felling trees, ground maintenance, driving the principals and security. She has experience of all housekeeping duties from cleaning, laundry and caring for antiques and also pet care. They are a dynamic duo and would be an asset to any household.

    Call +44 (0)131 5565139 or email Lesley Jones


    Desired Location: 50 mile Radius from Portsmouth
    Live In or Live Out: Live In
    Salary Expectation Negotiable
    Availability: available immediately
    Candidate ID
    107273
     
    An excellent experienced Couple are looking for a role which is full-time for a Gardener/Handyman/Driver and Part-Time Housekeeper role. They are looking for a live in role and have a well behaved dog who would live with them.  They have worked in private households for over 10 years and have excellent longevity with families.  They offer skills of Housekeeping to a high standard - Garden Maintenance, handyman, driving, security and animal care. He is ex-military and both of them are very responsible, professional and would be a great asset to a private household.
      
    Call +44 (0)20 7233 9950 or Email: Hannah McKeown


    Desired Location: Scotland & The North of England
    Live In or Live Out: Live in
    Salary Expectation: £35,000 plus 
    Available From: 1 month’s notice 
    Candidate ID: 76544

    This couple are both very well presented. They are switched on and competent. Both of them are happy with hospitality aspect of the roles and are happy with cooking and can do vegan cooking. They have both catered for large dinner parties for 20 people. He is happy with car maintenance and gardening and she enjoys doing the housekeeping work. She is a fully qualified Yoga Instructor. This couple are happy with both formal and informal households and to be part of the family and household.

    Call +44 (0) 131 556 5139 Email Lesley Jones

    Desired Location: Scotland & The North of England
    Live In or Live Out: Live in
    Salary Expectation: £35,000 plus 
    Available From: 1 month’s notice 
    Candidate ID: 76544

    This couple are both very well presented. They are switched on and competent. Both of them are happy with hospitality aspect of the roles and are happy with cooking and can do vegan cooking. They have both catered for large dinner parties for 20 people. He is happy with car maintenance and gardening and she enjoys doing the housekeeping work. She is a fully qualified Yoga Instructor. This couple are happy with both formal and informal households and to be part of the family and household.

    Call +44 (0) 131 556 5139 Email Lesley Jones


    Desired Location: Scotland
    Live In or Live Out: Live in 
    Salary Expectation: £35,000 plus  
    Available From: 1 month’s notice   
    Candidate ID: 75571

    A wonderful, energetic couple who are looking to get a traditional couple job in Scotland. She is an excellent Cook / Housekeeper and can turn her hand to anything. He is ex-military and is a dab hand in the garden. He is confident with any machinery and all aspects of gardening. They are a sensible and switched on couple who would be a great asset for any estate.

    Call +44 (0) 131 556 5139 Email Lesley Jones

    Desired Location: Scotland
    Live In or Live Out: Live in 
    Salary Expectation: £35,000 plus  
    Available From: 1 month’s notice   
    Candidate ID: 75571

    A wonderful, energetic couple who are looking to get a traditional couple job in Scotland. She is an excellent Cook / Housekeeper and can turn her hand to anything. He is ex-military and is a dab hand in the garden. He is confident with any machinery and all aspects of gardening. They are a sensible and switched on couple who would be a great asset for any estate.

    Call +44 (0) 131 556 5139 Email Lesley Jones


    Desired Location: Scotland  
    Live In or Live Out: Live In  
    Salary Expectation: £30,000 to £40,000
    Available From: 1 month’s notice  
    Candidate ID: 72988

    He is a well presented and likeable person. He has clear communication skills and would definitely be a great host for guests. He is more than capable of running an establishment in the GM’s absence. They have a strong connection together and have enjoyed their time in Malawi but are now ready to come back to the UK. She is a very confident cook. She is happy to cater for large groups and small parties and can adapt her cooking to the guests taste. She has great knowledge of menu development and has been training staff in Malawi how to cook using local produce. She currently cooks on an open fire.  

    Call
    +44 (0) 131 556 5139 Email Lesley Jones

    Desired Location: Scotland  
    Live In or Live Out: Live In  
    Salary Expectation: £30,000 to £40,000
    Available From: 1 month’s notice  
    Candidate ID: 72988

    He is a well presented and likeable person. He has clear communication skills and would definitely be a great host for guests. He is more than capable of running an establishment in the GM’s absence. They have a strong connection together and have enjoyed their time in Malawi but are now ready to come back to the UK. She is a very confident cook. She is happy to cater for large groups and small parties and can adapt her cooking to the guests taste. She has great knowledge of menu development and has been training staff in Malawi how to cook using local produce. She currently cooks on an open fire.  

    Call
    +44 (0) 131 556 5139 Email Lesley Jones


    Desired Location: Scotland
    Live In or Live Out: Live In  
    Salary Expectation: £30,000 to £40,000
    Available From: 1 month’s notice  
    Candidate ID: 90211  

    This experienced couple have been working together as a couple since 2010 running a large estate for an international client.  Before this, they ran their own hotel, worked in personal security and he served in the Police Force. They have a multitude of skills and are able to look after a house and small estate from top to bottom and are flexible with regard to their duties.

    Call +44 (0) 131 556 5139 Email Lesley Jones

    Desired Location: Scotland
    Live In or Live Out: Live In  
    Salary Expectation: £30,000 to £40,000
    Available From: 1 month’s notice  
    Candidate ID: 90211  

    This experienced couple have been working together as a couple since 2010 running a large estate for an international client.  Before this, they ran their own hotel, worked in personal security and he served in the Police Force. They have a multitude of skills and are able to look after a house and small estate from top to bottom and are flexible with regard to their duties.

    Call +44 (0) 131 556 5139 Email Lesley Jones


    Desired Location: Scotland
    Live in or out: Live In
    Salary expectation: £40k - £50K
    Available From: ASAP 
    Candidate ID: 64891

    This Couple have a vast of knowledge of working in private houses. Having been working in France for 7 years, they have decided it was time to move back to Scotland. They have a wealth of experience working together. He is a gardener and loves to be outside and she is happy in the house, ensuring all the housework is completed. She also loves to do family cooking. They are happy to relocate anywhere in Scotland.
       
    Call +44 (0) 131 556 5139 Email Lesley Jones

    Desired Location: Scotland
    Live in or out: Live In
    Salary expectation: £40k - £50K
    Available From: ASAP 
    Candidate ID: 64891

    This Couple have a vast of knowledge of working in private houses. Having been working in France for 7 years, they have decided it was time to move back to Scotland. They have a wealth of experience working together. He is a gardener and loves to be outside and she is happy in the house, ensuring all the housework is completed. She also loves to do family cooking. They are happy to relocate anywhere in Scotland.
       
    Call +44 (0) 131 556 5139 Email Lesley Jones


    Desired Location: Ayrshire or Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland                     
    Live In or Live Out: Live In or Live Out
    Salary Expectation: Competitive 
    Available From:1 month’s notice
    Candidate ID: 103957

    A very hardworking couple; she has worked as a House Manager in private homes and as General Manager at a luxury exclusive-use venue. She has exceptional attention to detail and a lovely warm manner. The other half of this duo is able to carry out all maintenance, DIY and gardening. He is also qualified in biomass distribution and installation. This dynamic team would be of huge benefit to a large estate looking to diversify. 

    Call +44 (0) 131 556 5139 Email Lesley Jones

    Desired Location: Ayrshire or Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland                     
    Live In or Live Out: Live In or Live Out
    Salary Expectation: Competitive 
    Available From:1 month’s notice
    Candidate ID: 103957

    A very hardworking couple; she has worked as a House Manager in private homes and as General Manager at a luxury exclusive-use venue. She has exceptional attention to detail and a lovely warm manner. The other half of this duo is able to carry out all maintenance, DIY and gardening. He is also qualified in biomass distribution and installation. This dynamic team would be of huge benefit to a large estate looking to diversify. 

    Call +44 (0) 131 556 5139 Email Lesley Jones


    Desired location:Desired Location: Southern France, Cannes 

    Live In or Live Out: Live in
    Salary Expectation: € 5000 Net Per week
    Candidate ID: 107049
    Availability: Actively looking

    This domestic couple originally form the Philippines have many years’ experience and proven longevity in luxury Households and private villas. We do hope the below skill set will be of interest to your private home. They are looking to start a new role and have great experience in the following areas.

    Maintenance:General maintenance and small repair works, monitoring and setting of heating controls and boiler, monitoring and controlling of contractors on site, overseeing outside staff and making sure their performance is to the highest standard, general care of swimming pool. Chauffeuring: General care of all Owner’s car, Driving the principals and assisting with personal personal shopping and household errands. Garden: General care, tools and equipment’s, overseeing exterior contractors Table service: Discreet, formal or informal, service of fine wines Requisition of wine stocks and storing bottles properly. Security: Overall security and surveillance of the property (interior and exterior) Housekeeping duties:Upkeep of household in accordance to Principal’s standards. All interior housekeeping duties. Care of laundry, ironing. Ability to do the inventories with corresponding photos. Requisition of silverwares and linens in accordance with the Principal’s request. Create detailed report of all issues at the end of the season. Handling of household finances: Overseeing of household staff making sure their performance is to a high standard. Cooking family meals:Ability to cook for 10–12 people for lunch or dinner parties (French, Italian, Asian food. Preparation of buffet table for breakfast or brunch.
    Principal Care:Welcoming guests and front of the house duties. Discreet, always available and happy to help PA duties: Restaurant reservations, printing document, handling phone calls. Flower arrangements:A personal touch and love of floristry

    Call +44 (0)20 7233 9950 or Email Archie McClintock



    Desired Location: UK or Europe
    Live In or Live Out: Live In
    Salary Expectation £55K+ Gross
    Availability: As soon as possible
    Candidate ID 106612

    An excellent Couple who have been working for a family for over ten years are looking for a new role and are a Couple not to be missed! They offer skills of Housekeeping, Cooking, Front of House Service, Driving, Maintenance, Animal Care and Security. They work really well as a team, he helps with the running of the house from Housekeeping duties, service, cleaning the swimming pool, animal care and general maintenance jobs, he is not an experience gardener as they have an outdoor team but he is happy to assist in the gardens. She is a great Cook and enjoys cooking, she is confident cooking for 10-15 guests, she does all the shopping for the groceries and household, Both love children and are happy to work for a family and help with school aged children
    They have their own well behaved dog and are looking for separate accommodation

    Call +44 (0)20 7233 9950 or Email Hannah Mckeown

    Desired Location: Hampshire, Surrey, Berkshire
    Live In or Live Out: Live In
    Salary Expectation: £55K+ Combined Gross annual salary
    Availability: ASAP
    Candidate ID: 105966

    Excellent Nepalese Couple available immediately to interview. They have worked as a Couple in the UK for a family for 12 years who highly recommended them. They offer skills of Housekeeper, Houseman, Chauffeur, Gardening, Security and Animal care. They are very flexible in their duties and working hours and are looking for a Live In role, they have no pets, they have 2 boys at University who like to visit. They work very well together as a Couple and are a real team, they would suit a formal or informal household. Ideally they would like to find a role where they can have some weekends off.

    Call +44 (0)20 7233 9950 or Email Hannah Mckeown

    Desired Location: London
    Live In or Live Out: Live In
    Salary Expectation £65+ GAP
    Candidate ID: 107091
    Availability: As soon as possible

    An experienced Spanish / Filipino couple are looking for their next role. They have been with their current employer for 13 years. They work as a great interior team, taking care of a large London family home. They are responsible for the housekeeping, laundry, cooking and service. He is the only driver and takes care of the cars and will drive the principals in and around London along with basic DIY. They take care of the home whilst the family travel and the family dog. They are a dedicated and professional couple.

    Call  +44 (0) 207233 9950 or Email Nicola Forster


    Desired Location: Southern Home Counties / South of England /
    Live In or Live Out: Live In
    Salary Expectation £57 - £60k + gross combined
    Candidate ID:121203
    Availability: One month notice period

    A lovely, genuine couple are looking for their next role. She is fantastic with children, and is a hardworking housekeeper. She takes care of all the family laundry, ironing, care of fine fabrics along with brass and silver. He is very versatile and is a great houseman / butler and is a fantastic cook. He takes care of the shopping for the household and can cater for dinner parties and often serves. They make a great team and are looking for a long term commitment. He is the only driver and happy to assist with school runs, airport runs and local errands. They both love dogs and would be happy to help with family pets. They are on a months’ notice period.

    Call +44 (0)20 7233 9950 or Email Nicola Forster




    Desired Location: Ideally Surrey, West Sussex or Hampshire
    Live In or Live Out: Live In
    Salary Expectation £52 - £55k Gross
    Candidate ID: 86555
    Availability: On one months’ notice period

    An enthusiastic Hungarian couple are looking for their next long term role. She loves to cook and can offer family cooking with the occasional dinner party. She is an experienced housekeeper, including all laundry, ironing and fabric care. He is very versatile and is experienced with all aspects of gardening, formal and informal land along with a green house and vegetable gardens. He is competent with maintenance and DIY and swimming pools. They are ideally looking for a Monday –Friday role and are both confident drivers and happy to take care of the family dogs.

    Call +44 (0)20 7233 9950 or Email Nicola Forster


    Desired Location: Southern Home Counties / Ideally Rural location / International
    Live In or Live Out: Live In
    Salary Expectation £53- £57k gross combined
    Candidate ID:119717
    Availability: One months’ notice

    A fantastic Dutch couple are looking for a long term role working together. He offers Valet / houseman / butler skills and is confident with silver service, assisting with dinner parties and light family cooking. He is happy to work alongside another housekeeper. His partner is very outdoors and is ideally looking for a large property to take care of, he is confident with all formal gardening, landscaping and garden machinery. They both drive and love animals. They are looking for position where they can have Sunday and Mondays as their days off as they like to go to church.

    Call +44 (0)20 7233 9950 or Email Nicola Forster

    Desired location: North of England / North Wales / Midlands
    Live in or live out: Live In
    Availability: ASAP
    Salary expectations: £50,000 +
    Candidate number: 123498

    Highly experienced traditional all-rounder couple looking for a new role to start ASAP. They have been with their current employer for 10 years and are now looking for a new role as the estate is being passed down to the next generation. More of an indoor couple they offer the following skills: Hands on Housekeeping, Ladies Maid, Household Management, Catering for family meals, dinner parties and larger events, driving, Butler, Valet, Front of House, Handyman, Wine Cellar Management. Excellent references and highly recommended.

    Call  +44 (0)1298 600 414 Email Laura Harrall


    Desired location: North West / Yorkshire
    Live in or live out: Live In
    Availability: ASAP
    Salary expectations: £50,000+ gpa
    Candidate number: 82724

    A highly experienced Couple who are looking for a role to be closer to family in Yorkshire. Highly recommended by their previous employer of 8 years. Between them they can cover Housekeeping, Cooking, Gardening, Property Maintenance, Gardening, Driving and care of animals. Can start asap / short notice.

    Call +44 (0)1298 600 414 Email Laura Harrall


    Desired location: North West / Yorkshire / Midlands
    Live in or live out: Live In
    Availability: ASAP
    Salary expectations: £50,000+ gpa
    Candidate number: 106434

    A great down to earth couple who have spent the last 9 years in Cyprus and are now looking to be back in the UK to be closer to family in Stockport. Highly flexible and professional and hard working. They have been looking after holiday properties covering all housekeeping, maintenance and gardening. They have a dog to come with and are looking to start asap.

    Call  +44 (0)1298 600 414 Email Laura Harrall


    Desired Location: North West England
    Live In or Live Out: Live In
    Salary Expectation: £50,000+
    Available from: July 2020
    Candidate ID: 106440

    They are a well presented, flexible and organised couple who have been together for 30 years. They both had previous careers in commercial sectors but then took some time out and decided that they wanted to work as a Domestic Couple. Since leaving their commercial roles they have had varied careers including running their own business as well as doing property renovations and property management including looking after holiday rentals. They are currently working for a family on a short-term contract which is due to end in June 2020. This has been a varied role for them both which they have loved and as this is coming to an end, they would love to find a new role, ideally in the North West where they can settle long-term and use their skills

    Call    +44 (0) 1298 600 414 Email Laura Harrall