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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: Open to any rural location within the UK and Scotland    
    Live In or Live Out: Live In
    Salary Expectation Flexible on salary, within market rate.
    Candidate ID: 108218 
    Availability: As soon as possible 

    A dedicated South African couple are looking for a long term role, within a private household. She is an experienced hands on housekeeper, experienced with directing a team or working as a sole housekeeper, all laundry, ironing and fabric care. She is also a great cook and enjoys working in the garden. He is a strong maintenance candidate, great with all garden machinery, taking care of vehicles and general DIY and grounds upkeep. They are both professional, hardworking and have a lot to offer. They love animals, and have two of their own littler terriers. They both drive and have their own car. 

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


    Desired Location: Happy to relocate within the UK
    Live In or Live Out: Live IN
    Salary Expectation Negotiable
    Candidate ID: 108097
    Availability: Immediately

    An excellent New Zealand Couple who have 13 years experience working as a domestic Couple in the UK - their most recent role was for 5.5 years and due to redundancy they are looking for a new role to start ASAP.
    They offer skills of Housekeeping, Family Cooking, Service, Gardening and Security. Both are very hardworking and hands on with all aspects of running a home. They are security checked and very happy to look after a families pets although they have none of their own they are very fond of animals. Both are drivers and they would be open to one of them working part-time.

    Call 0207 2339950 or Email Hannah Mckeown


    Desired Location: Southern Home Counties
    Live In or Live Out: Live In
    Salary Expectation £55k Gross
    Available From: Immediately.
    Candidate ID: 73899

    A lovely couple are looking for their next role. He has strong DIY and Maintenance experience along with garden and grounds maintenance. He loves the outdoors and is happy to work alongside other employees. She is a very pro-active candidate, kind in nature, great with children and loves to clean and keep busy. She would be happy with occasional family cooking or cooking for the children. They both drive, they are ideally looking for a Monday – Friday role. They would be happy to babysit and take care of any family pets. They are available immediately.

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


    Desired Location: UK 
    Live In or Live Out: Live In
    Salary Expectation £50k Gross +
    Available from: Immediately
    Candidate ID: 70516

    A lovely couple are looking for their next role. He is an experienced chauffeur and has expanded his knowledge over the years with DIY and Garden Maintenance. He loves the outdoors and is happy to work alongside other employees. She is a very sweet person, kind in nature and loves to clean and keep busy. She would be happy with occasional family cooking or cooking for the children. They would be happy to babysit and take care of any family pets. They are available immediately. 

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


    Desired Location: Scotland
    Live In or Live Out: Live in
    Salary Expectation: £35,000 GPA
    Available From: 1 Months’ Notice
    Candidate ID: 108017

    This lovely couple have been together since 2003. They have worked together for a long time and have found that they are a great team together. They have excellent experience of working on a busy estate and have a really good set of skills from this and their other previous employment. They are very friendly and come across as professionals who like to work hard and be an asset to the principals they work for. They both love Scotland and want to remain working and living here, for them the next position would be one that they would want to commit themselves to long term

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


     

     

    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: 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
    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 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:
    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: 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 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