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German speaking Junior Domestic Couple

  • Posted 6 days 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, German, Turkish
  • Education 1 year
  • Driver Yes
  • Working Days Monday - Wednesday, Friday, Saturday
  • Working Hours 07:00 - 17:00

This wonderful family living in Guildford, Surrey is seeking a German speaking junior domestic couple to assist them in the daily running of their household. They are specifically looking for a long term committed couples who take great pride in their profession. German speakers are preferred as the family speaks the language. However, Turkish and English speakers will be considered as well. This is a perfect opportunity for a kind, respectful, flexible, and hard working duo who could keep up with the family's requirements.

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
  • Occasional 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 domestic couple or one of them must know how to drive. The family is willing to hire around July.

If you are interested in this position please apply 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 J39022302

 

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