Looking for a nice, dynamic, service-oriented and flexible couple full time- live in couple to maintain a small estate used for weekends and holidays by the owners. There is a fully furnished cottage and a nice car at the disposal of the couple. The property should be kept and maintained in good order (garden Maintenance, general handyman and housekeeping and ad-hoc help required to help at dinner and barbecues parties on the estate). Immediate start.
This is a full time position for a couple in a large country house in Scotland. Duties which can be split include housekeeping, cooking, cleaning, gardening and general maintenance. There will also be airport runs and errands so both members of the couple should be able to drive. There will be a car provided. This is a live in position and accommodation is provided in a three bedroom cottage in the grounds of the house. At the moment you will just be looking after the principles, however when things return to normal, it can be very busy with guests, particularly during school holidays Easter and Christmas etc.
We have an amazing opportunity for a couple. what we are looking for? An amazing estate requires the basic upkeep of the house the live in couple will have two distinct roles. The maintenance of the grounds which requires an experienced gardener, it’s a large property with big grounds; all the equipment is already there. The couples must not have any children living with them. Grounds manager will need to have a good understanding of estate gardens. He will be required to work on the ground, maintaining the gardens, and must have a full driving U.K. license; he will be needed for driving and work as handyman. go break the role further it will be 60% Gardening 20% Handyman role and 20% Driving. Housekeeper should be able to cook, and maintain the property, the role entails of upkeep of the estate, cleaning, cooking, moping, dusting. The house is large therefore requires the maintenance to be kept well. We would require the housekeeper to have a good grasp of English and also be mindful of looking after a child in some occasions. guests at the property aren’t very rare however no more than 2/3 guests at a time. You need to be able to cook, help out around the house when required, may be expected to go shopping so having driving experience is preferred.but not necessary.
We are looking for a mature country loving couple to help part time – typically 20 hours on average a week - in our home and grounds in a 10 acre property in Berkshire along with occasional driving and help with entertaining. In addition our family, who live nearby, would be happy to provide additional paid work if needed. A security presence will be required while we are away and possibly some dog sitting.
A three bedroom cottage, with potential outside office, and garden with picturesque views, is available with the job, on the edge of a horse racing and conservation village near Lambourn, West Berkshire, in an area of outstanding natural beauty.
The couple must have between them experience of housekeeping, gardening, driving and general maintenance and come with excellent references. As we live in the middle of a horse racing community on the edge of the gallops, although not necessary, an interest in racing would be advantageous. Part time opportunities to ride out or do other work for trainers are available in the area.
Looking for an energetic live-in nanny / au-pair to help our family. The job is mostly to help out with 5 year old son, who is in reception. During the term the job involves starting at 7am taking the dog for a walk, getting breakfast ready for the clients son then organise him for school. Occasional drop off and pick up from school. When he gets home from school will need to prepare after school snacks, do homework and play with him. He loves Lego and creative play. This role requires cooking , so you would need to enjoy cooking and like experimenting. light cleaning duties only, such as kitchen and play area. Must have good organisational skills. With other 2 children at home from boarding school aged 11 and 12. They are very self sufficient! The bedroom is large and have your own bathroom. Essential to have very good English, would prefer it to be first language.
Our client is a high net worth individual who lives in the UK but also has many homes abroad and travels (when allowed) extensively.
I am looking for a live in Chef/cook/Estates Manager
The role will involve creating and preparing and serving healthy meals three times a day as well as the odd silver service dinner party.
When the clients are travelling you will be required to run the estate and help with the running of the house and housekeeping.
The role is around 40 hours a week with flexibility.
You will be an excellent chef/cook
Have high health and safety standards
Be organised and prepared
Discreet and happy to sign an NDA agreement
Have excellent communication skills
Be well presented
Have previous experience.
Have a full DBS check or would be prepared to have one.
The job comes with a 2 bed cottage within the grounds.
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