An incredible opportunity for someone looking to kick-start their career in a private household! A beautiful family estate near Godalming, Surrey, GU8 are looking for two live in Junior Housekeepers. You do not need to have private household experience for this role as training will be provided but should be a team-player and keen to learn and develop your skills.
A beautiful family estate near Godalming, Surrey, GU8 are looking for two new junior housekeepers to help look after their brand new 6-bedroom mansion and various other properties, located in the stunning countryside with landscaped grounds and lakes. You will report directly to the House Manager and work closely with the other junior housekeeper so it is vital that you can work well as part of a large team. The family have dogs on the estate so you should be happy to be around dogs. This is a great opportunity for someone wishing to start a career in a private household and who wants to learn and develop great housekeeping skills.
You should be responsible for 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 responsible for the daily and deep cleaning of the household and ensure it is always tidy and presentable. Making beds, cleaning bathrooms and all areas of the house. You will also be responsible for the family’s laundry and ironing.
You should be a good team player, able to work alongside the other housekeepers and perform your duties to a high standard. A team player and willingness to learn is key.
You should be looking for long-term role. The family are happy to provide training and career progression opportunities.
The family live near Godalming, Surrey, GU8. This is a live in role and you will be provided with your own bedroom and bathroom with shared living space and kitchen with the other Junior Housekeeper. The staff accommodation has a lovely garden and beautiful views and is away from the main house. Unfortunately, you cannot bring your own pets to this role but the families dogs are very friendly and would love lots of attention from the staff!
You must speak a good level of English.
You do not need to have private household experience for this role, but experience in commercial cleaning or similar would be beneficial – this role is ideal for someone who is keen to make a start in a private household and is an amazing opportunity. You should be hardworking and willing to learn and take direction from the other housekeepers. You should be looking for a long term role where you can learn and progress.
The family are interviewing now for the right person. We are recruiting safely within the COVID-19 regulation
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