Live in Housekeeper (self contained accommodation)

  • Job Reference: DB377
  • Date Posted: 15 May 2019
  • Recruiter: HomeOrganisers Ltd
  • Location: Abingdon, Oxfordshire
  • Salary: £12.00 to £15.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Domestic
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Job Description for Live in Housekeeper (self-contained flat) - Abingdon, Oxon

Position: Permanent

Job Reference: DB377

Job Title: Live in Housekeeper

Location: Abingdon, Oxon

Number of Children: Grown up, living away

Pets: None

Salary: £12 to 15 gross per hour

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

Start Date: June 2019

Hours Required: Monday to Friday - 30 hours per week and family happy for applicant to take on a part time job. The neighbours may have some additional hours.

Driver: Yes, a driver with own car is required

live-in accommodation: Self-contained flat with private entrance from own small garden with seating area and planting. Sitting room, kitchen/dining area. Bedroom and bathroom with bath and shower. Dishwasher in the kitchen, wifi and TV. Use of house washing machine and laundry facilities. Use of pool and gym by arrangement. On site yoga and mindfulness groups onsite if housekeeper would like to participate.


This is a fabulous 30 hour a week live in Housekeeper position in Abingdon, Oxon. Beautiful country house built 7 years ago sitting in 9 acres of mixed woodland and formal garden. Bright open spaces, 6 bedrooms, 6 bathrooms, 2 kitchens, garden room, laundry, gym and pool.

We are looking for a Housekeeper to aid the smooth running of the house from Monday to Friday. The Housekeeper will also be responsible for ensuring that the house is secure when the family are away. This is usually 6 weekends a year plus three weeks in August, one week at the end of June and two other weeks by arrangement.

Duties will include:

  • Cleaning
  • Laundry including ironing
  • Oversight of security when owners are absent
  • Provision of daily refreshments for gardening staff
  • Occasional weekend/evening work to support social, business and charity events.

This role will suit you is you are good natured, reliable, flexible, organised, self-motivated, confident and eager to learn new things.

HomeOrganisers Ltd acting as an Employment Agency for this permanent Live in Housekeeper position. Along with your CV, you must also have an up to date DBS and 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 DB377