Berkshire, Nr Newbury, Salary £15.00 gross per hour
Our client, whose country residence is a short drive from Newbury, are looking for a temporary daily Housekeeper. This is a large main residence with 14 bedrooms and three guest houses. The family, who have two children aged 4 and 2 years, travel from London at weekends and half terms to spend time in their country home.
Although a substantial residence, the family are not formal during weekends, except for some occasions and shoot weekends when extra staff are brought in to assist the current team of household staff. It is essential that you have a keen eye for the finer details, are willing to be hands on, and ensure that the residence is in a ready state at all times.
You should have a friendly, positive attitude, be a good team player, and be child and dog (Labrador and hunting dog) friendly.
Duties will include cleaning, ensuring the residence is running smoothly, laundry, and supporting the Senior Housekeeper in their responsibilities.
Although you are not required to drive for work purposes, you will need to drive to the residence which is 10 minutes away from Newbury.
Working days: Monday - Friday, some flexibility at weekends may be required when the family come into residence, although time off will be given in lieu and notice will be given.
Hours: 8.00am to 5.00pm with some flexibility.
Salary: £15.00 gross per hour.