Head Housekeeper/Wardrobe Assistant – Kingston Upon Thames
A client with a luxury residence near Kingston upon Thames, Surrey is looking for a full time Head Housekeeper/Wardrobe Assistant with impeccable standards of work. The residence has a considerable amount of expensive soft furnishings, antiques & artwork. The focus will be looking after the Gentleman’s designer wardrobe & making sure it is in immaculate condition. There is an existing team of household staff in place so you will be required to help them with some general cleaning & care of priceless pieces of art/furniture within the house’s luxury interior. At the end of the day you will be responsible for walking around the house to check that it is in perfect order.
In general the Head Housekeeper/Wardrobe Assistant will be required to work a 5 day week which will usually include one weekend day each week. The proposed hours are 10am to 8pm but flexibility will be required.
Applicants must either live within easy commute to Kingston upon Thames. For the ideal candidate there might be a possibility that staff accommodation could be provided if required.
You must be an experienced driver with a UK driving licence as you will be required to go & pick up clothes for the client to select from the designers & might need to transport an outfit to the Client in Central London at the last minute.
This position would suit a Candidate who has a particular interest in clothes fashion & extensive experience in laundering & looking after fine clothes & fabrics. If they can do small alterations or knows a good local tailor that would be beneficial.
Applicants must have at least three years experience working in a similar position for one high net worth private household in the UK & verifiable written references from these employers. For good communication purposes applicants’ should have an excellent command of the English language.
A rewarding salary depending on experience is offered for the right candidate. The position is to start ASAP.
If you are interested in this position & meet these criteria please send a copy of your CV making sure your relevant experience for this job is shown on the CV & copies of written references to me. I will not consider candidates who are not able to provide verifiable written reference letters. All applicants must have a visa/passport to work in the UK be based in the UK already & available to attend an interview with the agency in London before their details will be sent to the client.
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