Our Clients, an UHNW husband and wife with a large staffed residence in Kensington, are actively searching for a Head Housekeeper to lead a team of 2 other Housekeepers. The property is extensive and they will be looking for a Head Housekeeper who is used to being hands-on, has exceptional attention to detail, and is used to managing a small team of Housekeepers.
The principals travel regularly, either to their other properties or on holiday, and staff are requested to travel on occasion.
As the Head Housekeeper, you will be in charge of all the cleaning, laundry, ironing, and upkeep of the house, working with the team of staff and other Housekeeper to ensure the property is kept to high standards. You will be in charge of both daily and deep cleaning, and ensuring that the property is maintained to the highest standard. You will work closely with the other members of staff in the property and should be a good team-worker.
Duties will include wardrobe management and laundry, ironing, through to organising cupboard, and ensuring that the home is well presented and cared for.
Ideal candidate should be organised and adaptive, with a good sense of initiative and the ability to get the job done. Always willing to adjust to the needs of the daily routine of the family and property.
Excellent use of English is preferable.
Accommodation provided in the family home with all bills included.
Hours: Sunday – Friday, 10.00am–9.00pm with breaks throughout the day
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 gross per year