Our client is looking for an experienced Live-out Housekeeper to join their House Manager, Head Housekeeper and further Housekeeper in assisting with the smooth running of their family residence.
This is a substantial residence with 7 storeys (there is a lift), 9 bedrooms, 12 bathrooms, 3 drawing rooms, main kitchen, 2 pantries, study, dining room as well as a roof terrace and penthouse.
The Housekeeper would be required to maintain the high levels of cleanliness and organisation throughout the entire residence.
In addition to this, there is a 2-bed mews of which the candidate will assume full responsibility in the respect of housekeeping.
The main household is full of fine finishings furniture etc, so it is essential the candidate has the capacity to execute the training provided with the regard to caring for such items. A uniform is required, and there is a dog (miniature poodle).
Must be pet-friendly and not allergic to dogs
Flexible and motivated with a can-do outlook
Positive and upbeat attitude
Ability to work autonomously but also play a team role, as and when required
Full training will be given
The full family come into residence around 10 weeks per year.
When the family are not in residence you will be working Sunday – Thursday with Friday and Saturday off, 9am – 5pm / 10am – 6pm.
When the family are in residence, you will be working 6 days per week with either Wednesday or Saturday off.
The House Manager ensures structured breaks are given and further temporary staff are bought in for busier periods.
Salary: £40,000 gross per annum