Live In or Live out Senior Housekeeper in Chipping Norton
Family Description and Location
This is a fabulous job for an experienced Housekeeper at beautiful estate in the Chipping Norton area of the Cotswolds. The Principals, have three children who have their own Nanny so there is no child care with the role. There is also a chef and a lauderess on the estate amongst other staff. There family are very friendly and informal. This is the client’s full time residence.
The Principals would like a housekeeper who knows how to present a house well and who can make sure that the house is a warm and welcoming place for them. There is a laundress already there and you would have to supervise her. Your role would include cleaning the house to a high level, making up the principal bedroom suite and any guest rooms needed, setting the table for meals, dealing with any suppliers or contractors needed, household and food shopping, putting flowers in the reception room. There are two Labradors on the estate and pet care will make up part of the role.
It is essential that you have worked as a housekeeper in an executive style residence for at least 3 years with suitable references. You will need to speak and write good English You will also need to be someone who is happy to organise their own day and use their initiative.
Days/Hours of Work and Salary
This is a five day a week job to include working on Saturday and Sunday and this would give you two days off during the week. Your hours are 7am – 4pm. If you live in your accommodation will be sharing a lovely cottage in the grounds (sorry no children) Salary will be in the region of £25 – £30K per week and a company pension. Salary: £25,000.00 to £30,000.00 /year.
When applying for this vacancy, please quote;
Live In or Live out Housekeeper – TC615