Nov 19, 2020
Polo & Tweed
An artist in West London, W8 is looking for a live-out Housekeeper to help with the daily upkeep of his beautiful large 3 bedroom property over 3 floors.
£15 - £17 gross per hour
32 hours per week
4 days a week 9.30am-5:30pm
The artist lives in a beautiful property in West London, W8 and is looking for a new live-out housekeeper to replace his current housekeeper who is leaving due to personal reasons. He has no children and no pets. He is looking for a housekeeper who is a good communicator and is discreet with a high attention to detail. The ability to drive is useful but not essential for this role.
Due to the current pandemic, we require the candidate to be able to arrive to work by walk, cycling or car (a space is available to park).
Ensure home is kept organised, clean and tidy
Dusting and polishing furniture and fixtures
Cleaning and sanitising toilets, showers/bathtubs, counter tops, and sinks
Clean metal fixtures and fittings
Maintaining a clean and sanitary kitchen area
Making beds and changing linens
Sweeping/vacuuming, polishing, and mopping hard floors
Sorting, washing, loading, and unloading laundry
Ironing clothing items
Keeping bathrooms stocked with clean linens, toiletries, and other supplies
Cleaning mirrors and other glass surfaces
Emptying trash receptacles and disposing of waste
Tidying up rooms
Monitoring cleaning supplies and ordering more as needed
Reporting any necessary repairs or replacements
Running errands and organising the home
Grocery shopping check and purchase groceries and household supplies to maintain adequate levels
Maintain records or related expenditure
Answer telephone and take messages
Be android phone savvy to check employer’s daily schedule
Deal with the tradesmen that may come to the house and oversee their work
The client lives in West London, W8 and this is a live-out role so you should be in easily commutable distance by walk, cycling or car as specified above.
Four days a week (Mon, Tues, Thurs, Fri)
9.30am-5:30pm. Occasional weekends if needed, but very rare.
You should speak a good level of English
You should have good previous experience as a housekeeper and must have high attention to detail. You should be discreet and have good communication skills. You should be able to work well with little supervision. Knowledge in special surface and fabric care would be beneficial. A driving licence would be beneficial but not essential for this role.
The client is interviewing now for the right person to start as soon as possible - w e are recruiting safely within the COVID-19 regulations.