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Live-out Housekeeper

London, Regent's Park, Salary circa £35,000-£40,000 per annum

EHS #2582

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Our clients, a high profile couple with a wonderful residence in Regent's Park, are looking to recruit a Live-out Housekeeper who is able to work alongside the principal's current Housekeeper.

Trials will be commencing from week of 15th April.

You will be working alongside the Senior Housekeeper and Part-time Housekeeper.

Full Housekeeping duties to include:

  • Hands-on housekeeping
  • Laundry, ironing and wardrobe management
  • Assisting with breakfast prep and light lunches
  • Maintaining adequate stocks of food and household provisions
  • Overseeing all maintenance issues and engaging tradespeople as necessary
  • Managing all tradespeople, attending all appointments
  • Overseeing all ensuing invoices from tradespeople and general housekeeping
  • Managing a monthly float, keeping an accurate account of expenditure and receipts for monthly accrual
  • Liaising closely with all household staff and office staff related to the owners of the property
  • Providing assistance on prepping for travel including packing and unpacking travel suitcases
  • Overseeing all cleaning provided by the cleaner and ensuring it is completed to required standards
  • Managing and running ad hoc errands as necessary
  • Looking after 2 small dogs, walking them when necessary and providing day-to-day care
  • Providing overall management of the household to ensure all day-to-day matters are processed to a high standard in the time frames required.

You must able to cook, or be prepared to follow recipes/directions from the Senior Housekeeper

Requirements:

  • Proven experience as a Housekeeper within a private household
  • Prior yacht or hotel experience desirable
  • Ability to work with little supervision and conversely manage a high level of requests
  • Have a ‘can do’ positive personality, happy to respond to changing requests
  • Prioritisation and time management skills
  • Ability to work quickly without compromising quality
  • Good knowledge of both verbal and written English
  • Numerate
  • Able to use a computer and Microsoft packages to a good standard

Work Days:  Monday to Friday

Hours:  8.00am-5.00pm with flexibility to work longer hours on occasion for events etc

Salary circa £35,000-£40,000 gross per annum

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Live-out Housekeeper

EHS #2582

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