Somerset, Salary circa £35,000 per annum
Our Client, a British family with their main residence in London, are now actively looking for a live-in or a live-out Housekeeper/Groom for their Country residence which is near Bruton in Somerset.
The main job is to run the house, which currently is a medium sized, 5 bed farmhouse (the main house is to be renovated), and below is a list of key duties and responsibilities:
Good laundry and ironing, and wardrobe experience
Food preparation, cooking, cleaning
Knowing how to present and organize a house
Deal with utilities, occasional parties and babysitting
Also shopping, errands, liaising with contractors
There is also a small family yard with 4 horses, so someone with good riding ability and can work in a small team with a first Groom
A good competent knowledge of horses and running a yard, maintaining horses, being able to turnout, feed and muck out and groom, and help exercise when necessary
The role also requires flexibility and adaptability, to be able to work alone and unsupervised, taking initiative as well as working to specific instructions, and being very discreet.
The candidate should be able to drive competently, and willing to work 5 days per week, including Friday, Saturday and Sunday.
Salary: £30,000-£35,000 live-in, or £35,000-£40,000 live-out