Live In Domestic Couple

  • Job Reference: MD220b
  • Date Posted: 11 September 2018
  • Recruiter: HomeOrganisers Ltd
  • Location: Virginia Water, Surrey
  • Salary: £60,000 to £67,500
  • Sector: Domestic
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

VIRGINIA WATER, SURREY - Live In Domestic Couple

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Description for a Live In Domestic Couple

Position: Permanent

Job Reference: MD220

Job Title: Domestic Couple

Location: Virginia Water, Surrey GU25

Number of Children: B19 and G16

Pets: 2 very friendly dogs

Salary: £26,000 - £30,000 gross per annum per person (Family responsible for Tax, National Insurance and Pension liabilities) (£400 - £450 net per week per person)

Holiday: 28 days holiday per year (5.6 weeks) to include bank holidays

Start Date: November 2018

Hours Required: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday 6.30am to 1.30pm and 5.30pm to 8.00pm. Wednesday 6.30am to 12.30pm and Saturday from 9.00 - 1.00pm

Driver: Yes, and a car will be provided whilst on duty

Accommodations: Self-contained 2 bedroom flat

Summary:

A lovely family in Virginia Water, Surrey are looking for an experienced Live In Couple. The ideal candidates will be friendly, well presented and a sense of humour is a must.

The family travel extensively, around 14-16 weeks per year and your annual leave can be taken during this time and you may work shorter days provided you keep the property clean and sometimes look after the dogs.

Duties to include:

Housekeeper:

  • Cleaning to include deep cleaning, organising and tidying of all areas of a five bedroom all with en-suite and a 6-reception room home
  • All laundry to include delicate items for handwash. Ironing to a high standard.
  • Wardrobe management. Keep wardrobes organised (according to season, evening/day). Keep track of children's uniforms and sports kits, label as necessary and routinely check for missing items. Keep shoes clean and polished
  • Packing and unpacking of suitcases.
  • Assist with cooking or cook meals for the family. Assist with the occasional dinner party. Serve at the table. Daily breakfast service includes cooked breakfast.
  • During summer months, manage and dress the terraces (cushions, mattresses etc.)

Chauffeur/Gardener /Handyman / Maintenance:

  • Driving for the owner, family and guests
  • Valeting cars inside and out
  • Maintenance of the cars
  • Keeping the garden and terraces tidy and keep clean house entrances, paths, drive, gates etc
  • Gardening to include lawns, hedges, shrubs etc
  • Arranging routine maintenance of gardening equipment and machines
  • Cleaning and maintenance of indoor pools Jacuzzi and steam room clean
  • Arrangement and coordination of maintenance contractors;
  • Minor redecorating work, painting touch-up etc;
  • Walking the dogs
  • Running errands
  • When entertaining you will be expected to greet guests and serving food & drinks etc).

HomeOrganisers Ltd acting as an Employment Agency for this permanent Live in Domestic Couple position. Along with your CV, you must also have an up to date DBS r 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 MD220