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Live In Junior Domestic Couple

  • Posted 7 months ago
  • Job Type Live In Couple
  • Location Guildford, Surrey
  • Salary £50000 to £52000 per Year (negotiable depending on experience)
  • Experience 2 years
  • Languages English SL
  • Education 1 year
  • Driver Yes
  • Working Days Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Sunday
  • Working Hours 08:00 - 19:00

A junior domestic couple is needed in Guildford, Surrey to work in a full time live in position and help a family in managing the day to day running of their household. The family is ideally looking for a kind, respectful, flexible and hardworking duo who take great pride in their profession. It will be a bonus if the domestic couple could speak German and Turkish as the family speaks both languages. The domestic couple or one of them must know how to drive.

A flexible couple who could keep up with the family's requirements is needed for this role.

Working hours: 5 days a week (ideally one day off in the weekend and one off in the week), full time

Accommodation: independent 1 bedroom flat with separate entrance

Duties include:

  • keep property tidy and secure when principles are not at home
  • take care of animals (chicken and dogs) when principals are there and when they are out
  • handle deliveries and oversee other staff such as cleaner and other occasional tradesmen
  • Occassional Babysitting Duties

Housekeeping Duties:

  • cooking family meals (not every day, batch cook)
  • laundry for the family
  • ironing and arranging the wardrobe
  • restocking the home
  • running errands
  • taking the bins out
  • light cleaning like sweeping
  • hovering and mopping when necessary
  • cleaning the kitchen surfaces and fridge (there will be a weekly cleaning service)
  • occasionally assistance with meet and greet, food prep, drinks pouring, food serving and other hospitality related efforts

Gardener/ Handyman:

  • estate maintenance (machinery, equipment, fencing, irrigation), vegetable and fruit cultivation, mowing
  • responsible for the management and maintenance of the Estates property, mechanical/electrical/plumbing/media and physical assets (main house, guest cottage, pool houses, greenhouses, swimming pool, tennis court, gates and security cameras and systems)
  • varied support with the housekeeper
  • responsible for lawns, garden/herb area and patios around the house
  • arrange and oversee tradesmen (including window cleaning, pool, tennis court)
  • oversee the security of the estate particularly when principals are absent
  • occasionally drive principals and their guests to/from station/restaurant/airport
  • clean and generally look after cars, arrange repairs/servicing
  • maintain stock of logs for open fires, light/clear when necessary
  • maintain garden machinery and arrange repairs/servicing

The family would like the domestic couple to start around July.

To learn more about this role, please send your CV to registrations@littleoneslondon.co.uk and a consultant will contact you with more information.

Job Type: Full Time, Permanent

Salary: £50,000 to £52,000 per annum for the couple

Location: Guildford, Surrey

  • Industry Care
  • Consultant Housekeeper Department
  • Position ID J39021802

 

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