Position: Live-out Housekeeper
Client: Private Family with 2 young children
Salary: £15 gross per hour (£31,200 gpa)
Requirements: being calm and patient, previous experience, a good level of English, non-smoker
Available type(s): permanent, full-time live-out
Location: Kingston upon Thames (KT2), UK
Are you a professional, kind and patient housekeeper looking for a new exciting role?
A lovely Middle Eastern Royal family located in Kingston upon Thames (KT2) is searching for a Live-out housekeeper to join their housekeeping team. The main responsibility of the housekeeper will be to maintain the cleanliness of their large 7-bedrooms home and keep it organised to the highest of standards. This a semi-formal house and a uniform might be provided.
The successful candidate will be calm, kind and patient, as this is essential for this role. You will work along with two more kind housekeepers. The household includes two young children and they go to school on a full-time basis but from time to time you might be asked to look after them or help the mother.
The family has no pets, no driving or travelling is involved. Having experience with expensive furniture, marble and artworks is a must. Waitress experience is great, as you will be asked to serve afternoon tea and table service.
Working schedule: Tuesday to Saturday, 8am to 4 or 5pm. Sundays & Mondays off. This is a 40 h/week contract with the possibility of working additional hours, which will be paid.
Starting date: ASAP
The housekeeper’s duties include:
Sweeping, hoovering and cleaning
Laundry and ironing
Organising the bedrooms
Cleaning all areas of the kitchen
Deep cleaning of bathrooms
Organising the cupboards, fridge, pantries
Tidying after meals
Cleaning down surfaces and polishing
Window cleaning, fluffing pillows
Occasionally look after the children / helping the mother
The minimum requirements to apply are:
Previous experience in working for a private family
A good level of English
Teachable personality & fit (lots of stairs)
Someone looking for a long-term, permanent position
Only non-smokers will be considered
DBS check & references required before start
The salary is £15 gross/hour (£31,200 gpa). Also, the position comes with 28 days of paid holidays, including bank holidays. Any extra hour will be paid and they might offer the lunch meal (currently in the process of hiring a Chef). Free parking available.
To apply for this role, please email us your CV at [email protected]