A family of five, based in Earls Court, London, SW10, are looking for an experienced housekeeper who can specialise in laundry to join their family home. This is live out role, however if you prefer to live in this can be arranged by the family.
- £35,000 - £45,000 gross per year
- Monday to Friday, 7am/8am start through to 3pm/4pm.
A family of five, with three children aged 8, 5 and 3, living in a 5 storey property in Earls Court, London. They have no pets, but might be getting a cat soon. They have a full-time housekeeper, but require an additional team member to join their family staff, with focus on the laundry and linens and wardrobe management, as well as assisting their full-time housekeeper. This is a busy household but the family want their home to be beautifully cleaned and the linen and clothing looked after to the highest level.
You should be confident with all aspects of housekeeping and be able to clean and care for the home to a high standard, with great attention to detail. You will be in charge of washing and steaming clothes, mending clothes or sending them out for repair. Sorting and preparing items for dry cleaning, packing and unpacking for travel. Washing and preparing school uniforms and report any items that needs replacing (socks, handkerchiefs, parts of the school uniforms etc) You will be making beds and changing bed linen, replenishing towels and toiletries, organising laundry, folding and putting away items and you will make sure that every item in the wardrobes are clean and ready to use at short notice (i.e dresses, dinner jackets and suits)
You must be a team player and happy to assist the other housekeeper who has been with the family for many years, being respectful to her routine and supporting her in a way that is helpful to the household routine and schedule. You should be flexible and happy to help in all areas of the housekeeping duties including running errands.
You should be extremely calm, respectful, discreet and considerate of the families need for privacy and peace in the house when they are at home.
The family live in Earls court, London, SW10. This is a live out role but could be a live in role for the right candidate.
You must speak a good level of English. The other housekeeper speaks Polish as well as fluent English.
You must be highly organised and have great attention to detail. You should have strong working knowledge of laundry and care of fine clothing.
The family are interviewing now for the right person to start ASAP. We are recruiting safely within the COVID-19 regulations