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Live in Housekeeping / Cook job on the beach in Hove, East Sussex

Live in Housekeeping / Cook job on the beach in Hove, East Sussex
Featured Job Are you a Housekeeper with previous experience working in a private household and looking for your next challenge? Would your dream job include working in a beautiful home on the beachfront in an idylic seaside town? We have ...
Posted: 16 May 2017 11:50:00
Filed under:Private Households & Estates

Why You Should Never Lie on Your CV

Why You Should Never Lie on Your CV
One of Greycoat Lumleys’ Recruitment Consultants came across an article recently and it had such sound advice, we wanted to share it with you, in case you missed it. Here is Greycoat Lumleys’ take on it: Your CV is the first thing ...

Caring For Fabrics

Caring For Fabrics
With so many fabrics now on the market, it pays to know how to keep your clothes and fabrics in the best possible shape. Here are some helpful tips on how to handle certain fabrics. Acetate General: Usually best dry cleaned. If ...
Posted: 24 April 2017 15:04:00
Filed under:Private Households & Estates

Information for Gardeners - A Guide to Looking for Work with Greycoat Lumleys

Information for Gardeners - A Guide to Looking for Work with Greycoat Lumleys
Once you have been interviewed by Greycoat Lumleys and are fully registered, and reference checked, hopefully we will have some exciting gardening job opportunities to interest you. You will need to attend interviews with prospective employers. ...
Posted: 07 April 2017 16:56:00
Filed under:Private Households & Estates

DBS FAQ's - Everything you need to know about police checks

What does DBS stand for? DBS stands for Disclosure & Barring Service. It was previously known as a CRB, which stood for Criminal Background check. Put simply, it is a police background check on candidates seeking employment. There are ...

What Makes A Good Housekeeper by Diana Gallitto

What Makes A Good Housekeeper by Diana Galitto
About the Consultant… Name: Diana Gallitto Job Title: Consultant (Short term and Temporary Housekeepers) What did you do before joining Greycoat Lumleys? I used to be a live in Nanny in Hammersmith, and before that I was ...
Posted: 20 March 2017 16:45:00
Filed under:Private Households & Estates

In Support of Help For Heroes

In Support of Help For Heroes
Greycoat Lumleys North of England office are pleased to be supporting Help for Heroes at this years Gala Ball. Working from our offices in the heart of the Peak District, we work with clients throughout the North of England helping them with their ...

Harrogate Open Day

Harrogate Open Day
Due to a high level of demand in the area, we are seeking high quality staff to work in the North of England. We will be holding an open day in Harrogate on the 22nd March 2017; so you don't need to travel into London to register with us. We ...

The Spear's 500 - Debbie Salter

The Spear's 500 - Debbie Salter
'Reliability, loyalty, discretion, honesty, diligence, high levels of care and attention' are the traits managing director Salter looks for in recruiting domestic staff. However, with 39 different revenue streams on a permanent basis, it is ...

Taking care of your shoes

Taking care of your shoes
If shoes take care of your feet it only seems sensible to take care of your shoes! In doing so this not only means that they will last but you will also save money in the long run. Here are some helpful shoe care tips: • Rotate your ...
Posted: 08 February 2017 12:12:00
Filed under:Private Households & Estates

Spring Cleaning Tips for the Festival of ‘Imbolc’

Spring Cleaning Tips for the Festival of ‘Imbolc’
As the mornings and weather appear to be getting lighter and lighter, spring seems to be venturing forth, celebrated in the traditional Gaelic festival of ‘Imbolc’ on February 2nd. A festival of the hearth and home, and a celebration ...
Posted: 02 February 2017 15:55:00
Filed under:Private Households & Estates

New Year New Office for Greycoat Lumleys North of England

New Year New Office for Greycoat Lumleys North of England
The Northern office for Greycoat Lumleys is now entering its third year and continues to help a wide range of clients and candidates throughout the North of England and the Midlands. 2017 will bring a couple of changes and a move to a new ...
Posted: 30 January 2017 17:31:00
Filed under:Catering & Hospitality, Childcare & Education, Private Households & Estates

The Importance of Good Communication

The Importance of Good Communication
Happy New Year folks! In this age of modern technology and social media, we are always told how important communication is. The same applies to good communication in the workplace! A common cause of jobs not working out is a lack or a ...
Posted: 20 January 2017 15:58:00
Filed under:Private Households & Estates

Candidate Resourcer Role for Private Households and Estates Team

Candidate Resourcer Role for Private Households and Estates Team
Due to continual expansion of the business, Private Households and Estates sector at Greycoat Lumleys are looking to hire a motivated, positive and confident Candidate Resourcer to take on full responsibility for a number of essential administration ...
Posted: 11 January 2017 09:39:00
Filed under:Private Households & Estates

How To Make A Christmas Wreath

How To Make A Christmas Wreath
As Christmas day is coming ever so close, now is the time to make those special finishing touches to your home in preparation for the upcoming festivities! For those with a creative flare, or for those of you who are giving this a go for the first ...

Cleary's Winter Warming Mulled Wine

Cleary's Winter Warming Mulled Wine
Our very own Natalie has very kindly disclosed her secret and very delicious mulled wine recipe. It’s a favourite among the office and we are happy to share this with you so that you will be able to impress everyone with your very own homemade ...
Posted: 13 December 2016 13:56:00
Filed under:Catering & Hospitality, Corporate Stafffing, Private Households & Estates, Ski & Yacht

Christmas Treat - Hershey's Christmas Trees

Christmas Treat - Hershey's Christmas Trees
  Christmas is just around the corner & here at Greycoat Lumleys we cannot wait. Our very own Marketing Assistant Chris has kindly provided the office with some delicious easy to make Hershey's Christmas Trees. Here is Chris's ...

A Brief History of Thanksgiving

A Brief History of Thanksgiving
As we approach the festive season, here at Greycoat Lumleys we began to discuss Thanksgiving. It is a well-known Holiday in the United States celebrated by many with friends and family, however despite the name being known, we know very little about ...

Keep Safe & Enjoy Fireworks Night

Keep Safe & Enjoy Fireworks Night
We at Greycoat Lumleys wish everyone a wonderful Fireworks night with your friends, family & loved ones. We also know how important it is making sure all Fireworks & bonfires are done in an organised and safe manner. If you are ...

Pumpkin Carving

Pumpkin Carving
With Halloween fast approaching, here are some key tips on how to create a spooky centrepiece for the home and a tasty sweet treat! Buying the perfect pumpkin • Pick a healthy pumpkin that is not bruised or cut. • Pick the ...
Posted: 27 October 2016 09:00:00
Filed under:Childcare & Education, Private Households & Estates

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