Buckinghamshire, Gerrards Cross, Salary £25,000 per annum
This is a super opportunity for a Housekeeper who is looking to enhance their knowledge and skills by working in a team on a large formal Estate just 10 minutes' drive from Gerrards Cross. Due to location, it is essential that you can drive to the property.
You will be joining a team of professional household staff including House Manager, Housekeeper, Security, Gardeners to ensure the cleanliness and overall smooth running of the residences. The Principals are not in residence full time but on average visit 4-5 times per year for a period of 2-4 weeks. However, it is imperative that the properties are kept in a ready state and working order.
Reporting to the House Manager (who has been working on the Estate for 5 years), you will be trained to the way the Principals wish to have things done. Whilst the family are not in residence, you will be working regular days of Monday to Friday but when the family are in residence, you will be working possibly 6 days per week and longer hours, although other staff are brought in to assist during the busier times. You must be flexible and willing to adjust accordingly.
Although your role will be mainly housekeeping of the residences, you will also be expected to assist with jet washing and changing lightbulbs!
If you have worked in private residences as a Cleaner/Housekeeper and take pride in your work, this is a good team of staff to join, and one which will value your skills.
Days: Monday to Friday (additional if Principals in residence)
Hours: 8.00am-5.00pm or 9.00am-6.00pm (additional if Principals in residence)
Willing to consider a hotel background and will provide in-house training.
Must be a driver and have her own car.