Our client is looking for a Head Housekeeper.
- have worked in respected private households, show longevity in their previous roles & present excellent checkable references;
- exhibit a proven comprehensive knowledge of the cleaning methods needed in a deluxe modern home (hard and soft finishes, including: marble, silk rugs, fine fabrics, marquetry flooring, antiques and art);
- have an expansive knowledge of the correct cleaning product use (with a preference for using Eco products whenever possible);
- show proven ability to lead and manage a small team of housekeepers along with a laundress;
- show the necessary skills to oversee wardrobe management duties, including packing for trips, and unpacking for The Principals and guests;
- experience of working in a family home (with the young children) would be beneficial.
Note: The house is staffed 7-days a week, therefore candidates must expect to work some weekends.
TYPE OF HOUSEHOLD
Formal Household, City Based
English while French would be an advantage