Job Description for daily Housekeeper in Windsor
Job Reference: DB400
Job Title: Housekeeper
Location: Windsor, Berkshire
Number of Children: B18, B16, G15
Pets: 1 small friendly dog
Salary: £30,000 gross per annum
Holiday: 28 days holiday per year (5.6 weeks) to include bank holidays
Start Date: ASAP
Hours Required: Monday to Friday 08.00-17.00. It would be great if when family are away, a few times per year, if these times may vary and be spread across mornings/afternoons/evenings so that the dog can be looked after.
Driver: yes, a driver with own car is required
This is a lovely Housekeeper role for a family of 5 living in a large 6 bed/7 bath home on the outskirts of Windsor. They are a very busy household constantly juggling work and kids' schedules, deliveries, and usually swamped with many everyday demands/stresses. They are Irish and German (but lived here for 25 years so kids are English). Mum works from work from home and juggles kids and her husband works very long hours in the City.
Duties will include:
- Full cleaning, care and upkeep of this large family home (daily and detailed/spring cleaning)
- All laundry and ironing to a high standard
- Bed changing
- General house sorting and wardrobe management
- Dealing with deliveries, gardeners, local errands such as recycling to either charity shops or local refuse sites
- cleaning outside front driveway/gates of house and garage etc.
- dog feeding and walking and care of dog at times e.g. summer holidays when family are away
NO Cooking required
There are serious allergies to many different foods and also latex) - so the person should not eat nuts as part of their daily diet and needs to be very thorough/clean themselves. The family are very particular about cleanliness as a result of the medical issues and the Housekeeper needs to respect and fully understand this. It is very important that they are able to fully trust you with regard to foods. The family treat employees with respect and kindness and are looking for a long-term placement.
This role will suit you if you are
very reliable and totally trustworthy with a mature attitude. You will be someone that the family can genuinely trust and rely on and someone who really genuinely wants to help but can get on with the job and is happy to work alone but be around people in the house
You will have experience in cleaning high end houses.
The family are looking for someone who is prepared to work for only this family.
It's a great job for a happy, smiley person, who enjoys Housekeeping and caring for the family and is happy to make adjustments for the allergies.
HomeOrganisers Ltd acting as an Employment Agency for this permanent position. Along with your CV, you must also have an up to date DBS or be willing to obtain, along with a minimum of 2 last / current employer professional referees that are immediately contactable.
Apply for this job Please quote job reference number DB400