Position: Live-in Housekeeper Driver
Client(s): Private family
Annual gross salary: £30,000
Requirements: 3 years’ experience, Tagalog, Hindi, Nepali or Indonesian speakers essential, confident driver;
Available type(s): permanent, full-time, live-in
Location: Oxford (OX2), United Kingdom
To apply, please submit your CV in .doc format at [email protected]
A lovely family located in Oxford (OX2), is searching for a Driver Housekeeper to join their active household. The main responsibility of the candidate will be to drive the Principals and assist with cleaning their 5-bedrooms house, assist with cooking basic Indian vegetarian dishes, and take care of their two sons aged 13 and 15.
The successful candidate will be gentle and polite, trustworthy, respectful and proactive. Being a team player is also important, as you will work along with other staff. All duties and responsibilities are shared with the other housekeeper. No travelling is required. No pets.
Working schedule: Mon-Sat, from 7 AM to 6 PM, with lots of breaks each day. Normally Sunday off. During these times, the Principle will prefer to give 4 days off at one go per month rather than 1 day per week so there is minimal risk of getting exposed to COVID.
For example, you will need to assist with breakfast at 7.30 AM, then lunch at 12 PM, a snack at 4 PM and dinner. In terms of work, as you will be in a team, you will have ample time to rest during the day.
The starting date: 15th of April 2021;
The driver’s duties include:
- Driving the Principals;
- When not driving, assisting with cleaning
- Cooking simple Indian vegetarian dishes;
- Assisting with gardening
- Cleaning the kitchen, tidying after meals
- Organising the cupboards, fridge, pantries
- Deep cleaning of bathrooms
- Laundry, ironing and shoe cleaning
- Arrange dry cleaning
- Cleaning down surfaces and polishing
- Window cleaning;
- Running errands, take deliveries, messages
- Look after the children;
The minimum requirements to apply are:
- Tagalog, Hindi, Nepali or Indonesian speakers essential;
- Confident driver with an electric car;
- Previous experience;
- Good level of English
- Confident cooking (Indian, East Asian cuisine)
- Only non-smokers will be considered for this role
- DBS check required prior to start
The offered salary is £30,000 gross per year. Own room in shared accommodation (shared kitchen & bathroom) close to the property will be provided. Also, the position comes with 28 days of paid holiday, including bank holiday. Whenever the Principales are travelling, the employees will be given their pre-approved annual leaves during these times only. You can use the staff lodge outside the house with a small kitchen for non-vegetarian cooking. No pets or visitors are allowed at the provided accommodation.