Live-in Domestic Couple
France, Aix-en-Provence, Negotiable Salary
An experienced live-in Domestic Couple is required for a family of four for their 10 bedroom residence, which is 20 minutes from Aix-en-Provence. They also reside in London and Scotland so are in France with their daughters and extended family over the following periods: 2-3 weeks at Christmas, 2 weeks at Easter, and 2 months in the Summer. They like to enjoy family time so there are normally 6-10 people who gather during the holiday periods.
The house needs lots of attention ensuring all the bedrooms are clean, linen is pressed, everything is in good working order and ready for the arrival of family and guests. Ensuring the residence is kept in smooth running order - tending to maintenance issues, shopping, liaising with contractors, and some driving of guests / Principals. Gardeners and Security staff are also employed for the residence.
The Principal is open to the finding the right Couple who are reliable, honest and hardworking who will always ensure the house is kept in good order during their visits.
You should also be willing to prepare some healthy meals when the family are in residence and shopping in the markets for local produce.
You must speak good French to liaise with the other staff and local community - a clean driving licence is essential due to the location of the property.
This is a super position with a lovely family whose household staff have always stayed with them long term.
Salary will be discussed at interview stage as there is a flexibility in the role depending on your experience to date.
Interviews will take place in London.
Accommodation is a lovely 2 bedroom cottage with living room adjacent to the main residence.