A lovely couple based near Brentwood, Essex, CM14 are now looking for a new part-term housekeeper to join their home after their current housekeeper is sadly relocating after 15 years. The family have two large dogs so you must be happy to be around dogs. You must drive due to the location of the house.
A lovely couple based near Brentwood have 8,000sq foot Country house. Although classical in design, the interiors are modern with smart technology and a gym complex and small swimming pool/ Sauna/cold spa. They have two beloved large dogs, an 8-year-old Hungarian Vizsla and a Rhodesian Ridgeback puppy. The couple currently hire a dog walker, but you should be happy to look after the dogs when the couple are visiting their other apartment in London.
Your role will be focused on the daily and deep cleaning of the household, including hoovering, dusting, and general cleaning of the whole house. Cleaning bathrooms, kitchen, living and bedroom areas and ensuring the house is kept to high standards. Equipment used should be kept in good working order.
You will also be responsible for the couple’s laundry, ironing and wardrobe management. You will ensure that the home is generally well presented and cared for.
Occasionally when the couple are visiting their other property in London you should be willing to help look after the dogs. You must be happy and confident around large dogs for this role.
The successful candidate should have strong initiative and an eye for detail. You should be confident with all aspects of housekeeping and be able to clean and care for the home to a high standard. You should have excellent initiative and like to get on with things. You should be pro-active and highly organised, managing the kitchen and taking note if something needs repairing.
This is a live out position and the couple live near Brentwood, Essex, CM14. You should be able to easily commute to the property.
You must have previous experience working as a housekeeper. Ability to use a smartphone as keypads control lighting and intercom throughout the house. You should be highly organised and proactive and happy to be around dogs. You should have excellent attention to detail and be discrete and confidential.
You must speak a good level of English to communicate with the family.
The couple are interviewing now for the right person to start ASAP. We are recruiting safely within the COVID-19 regulations
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