Gardener/Groundsman/Dog Carer/Housekeeper/Cook Couple – Hampshire
I have a wonderful opportunity for a Housekeeper/Cook/Groundsman/Dog Carer (2 people) team to manage a friendly family’s beautiful country home set in 20 acres on the Berkshire/Hampshire Borders.
My clients & their teenage children are normally in residence at the weekends.
This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced Housekeeping Couple who take pride in their work and enjoy the beautiful surrounding countryside. There are wonderful walks but the location is on the edge of the village & within 15 minutes drive to the nearest town.
Duties will include:
General cleaning of the house.
Polishing silver & antiques.
Looking after the family when they are in residence.
Cooking for the family. You do not need to be an expert cook but you do need have an interest in food and be able to follow a recipe. You should be able to prepare healthy & tasty salads, soups etc easily.
Carrying out general maintenance tasks inside & outside the house.
Mowing the lawns, leaf blowing and making sure the garden is kept in good order.
Stocking up the wood supplies.
Occasional driving duties will be required.
My clients have 2 dogs so you must have a love of dogs too and be willing to look after them when they accompany the family to the country & the family are busy!
You must have good time management skills as there will be quieter times, usually during the week, & busier periods at the weekends.
This is a long term position so applicants must show a long term track record in their previous jobs.
You will be provided with a welcoming 1 bed apartment with it’s own entrance & privacy.
Written and spoken English is required and full clean driving licence for at least one although for both of you is preferred.
The job is to start ASAP & salary is negotiable depending on experience.
You will get 2 days off during the week.
THIS IS A POSITION FOR TWO PEOPLE
Applicants must have a minimum of 3 years experience in one similar position working a large high net worth private residence & verifiable written references from these employers.
If you meet these criteria please send your CVs making sure your relevant experience for this job is shown on the CVs & copies of written references to me. I will not consider candidates without verifiable written references. All applicants must have a visa/passport to work in the UK & be available to attend an interview with the agency in London before their details will be sent to the client.
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