London, Kensington, Salary circa £550 net per week
This is a super opportunity for an experienced Housekeeper who enjoys some childcare and is happy producing simple nutritious meals on occasion. You will be joining a team of household staff in a beautiful residence a few minutes' walk from South Kensington tube.
You will be living in from Monday to Thursday night (inclusive) whilst the other Housekeeper will live in Friday-Sunday. The client has a 5 year old daughter who attends local school and an elderly dog who needs a short walk each day. You will have your own bedroom and bathroom in the Basement (separate street entrance). Other household staff will include a Butler, a part-time PA and another Housekeeper / Nanny.
Duties will include:
Cleaning - polishing - laundry - it is essential that you have a good knowledge of fine fabrics and materials
Shopping (local shops for fresh foods)
Assisting the Butler and other Housekeeper when required
All round general care of the residence to an excellent standard
You will have weekends free and not required to 'live in' as the other Housekeeper will cover.
The Principal travels regularly at weekends, during the summer months, Christmas and Spring break. She is ideally looking for a candidate who wishes to stay with the family long term. Discretion, strong work ethic, calm demeanour and a keen eye for detail are required.
Days of Work: Monday-Friday
Hours of Work: 7am to 8pm - with regular breaks (mid morning, lunch and afternoon)
Salary depending on experience to date circa £550 net per week.