LIVE OUT HOUSEKEEPER FOR UHNW FAMILY IN LONDON


Reference Number
CD168
City
London
Country
United Kingdom
Salary
£42000.00
Salary Period
annum
Job Type
Permanent
Job Hours
Full-time
Business Area
UHNW
Internal ID
960

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LIVE OUT HOUSEKEEPER FOR UHNW FAMILY IN LONDON

An international family of 6 who are based in Kensington, London, are looking to appoint a full-time, live-out Housekeeper to assist them in the smooth running of their large family home. Working alongside other housekeepers as part of a fully staffed household and reporting to a Head Housekeeper, you will be an effective time manager with an exceptional eye for detail, keeping this luxury home in pristine condition.

The role will require a variety of duties and responsibilities including all general and deep cleaning, polishing, bedroom turn-ups as well as laundry and ironing. The ideal candidate must be personable, enthusiastic, energetic, and confident, as well as being a team player with good communication skills. The family have both cats and dogs, so being an animal lover is essential for this role.

Working 8-9 hours across 5 days per week on a rotational basis, you will have two days off per week and work in a shift pattern, with core working hours being either 9am-5pm or 1pm-9pm, but flexibility might be required from time to time. When the family are travelling and not in residence (usually during school holidays, Christmas, Easter etc.) you will work Monday to Friday, from 9am-5pm. Any overtime hours worked will be given back as time in lieu.

DUTIES TO INCLUDE BUT NOT LIMITED TO:
• General cleaning including dusting, vacuuming, mopping, polishing, changing beds, cleaning bathrooms and kitchen
• Laundry and ironing, including caring for delicate items
• Working collaboratively with other housekeepers to ensure the home runs smoothly
• Reporting any potential issues to the Head Housekeeper or House Manager
• Pet care duties

ESSENTIAL CRITERIA:
• Prior housekeeping experience in high-end private households
• Good knowledge of cleaning products and able to care for high-end furnishings and fabrics
• Friendly, down to earth, and approachable
• Team player with good communication skills
• Fluency in English
• Eligibility to work in the UK
• Hardworking and dedicated
• High attention to detail
• Flexibility with hours and duties
• Trustworthy and reliable
• Excellent checkable references

If this sounds of interest and you meet the essential criteria, please do apply within, or get in touch to find out more.

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