Houseman Nr Cobham

£40,000.00

 

Outline

  • The role involves overseeing all aspects of running the household
  • The family are in residence at the property for roughly half of the year.
  • Whilst the family is in residence, additional hours will need to be worked, although these can be recovered when the principals are away.

JOB REFERENCE

#6727

SALARY

£40,000.00

CURRENCY

GBP

LOCATION

Nr. Cobham

POSITION

Houseman

ACCOMMODATION OFFERED

Yes

LOOKING FOR COUPLE

No

TYPE OF HOUSEHOLD

Family, Rural Location

EXPERIENCE

5+ years

LANGUAGE

English

DRIVING LICENCE

Yes

PREFER NON SMOKER

Yes

VALID DBS

Yes

Roles and Responsibilities

Main Duties and Responsibilities

  • Management and hand on service at dinner parties and family dinners
  • Laundry and wardrobe management
  • Packing and unpacking
  • Driving the principals to appointments and social engagements as required 
  • Basic cooking for the family- this may include simple breakfasts and lunches
  • Occasionally helping out in the home with basic DIY and maintenance, ensuring the property is always in good working order
  • Purchasing for and receiving deliveries to the house
  • Walking the principal’s dogs / care of the dog, particularly when family away.
  • Overseeing and managing cleaners and other contractors

 

Start date: ASAP

  • Live in – apartment with separate entrance
  • Salary: £40k per annum

 

Accommodation

A self-contained apartment is available above the garage-block. All bills found.

Entry Requirements

Key Requirements and Desirable Attributes

  • Experience of working in a private household
  • A high level of professionalism and amenability
  • Exceptional level of discretion and understanding of confidentiality
  • Flexibility in terms of working hours
  • Ability to use initiative and respond proactively to changing situations and ad hoc requests
  • Ability to follow requests swiftly and efficiently
  • Excellent organisational skills and attention to detail
  • Well-presented

 

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