A busy, down to earth family of 5 who are based in Winchester, Hampshire, SO23 are looking for a part-time housekeeper to work in their home. You do not need to drive for this role but you should be able to easily commute to the property.
This is a down to earth family of five with three children aged 7, 8 and 10 years old. The family are looking for a long-term part-time housekeeper to join their welcoming household. The successful candidate will be friendly and polite to fit in with the family environment, they are very down to earth and encourage the children to help out around the house too. The family have no pets in the household.
You should be confident with all daily housekeeping duties and be able to clean and care for the home to a high standard. You will be responsible for the upkeep of the household and ensure it is tidy and presentable.
Duties include all housekeeping tasks such as laundry, ironing, unpacking the groceries, watering house plants, and ensuring that the home is tidy, organised, well presented and cared for at all times.
You should be happy to cook for the family most days, either cooking or preparing food for the family to cook later on when they are home. The family are very busy and travel a lot, you will not need to travel with them and when they are away you will not have to do any cooking.
The family live in Winchester, Hampshire, SO23. This is a live-out role, and you must be able to commute easily to the property. You do not need to drive for this role as the property is easy to access by public transport.
You will work Monday - Friday, 20 hours per week. start and finish times are flexible for the right candidate as agreed in advance. For example, if you want to work your hours around the school run the family are happy for you to do this. The suggested schedule would be:
You must speak a good level of English to communicate with the family.
You must be highly organised and have great attention to detail in relation to housekeeping. You should be happy to cook and prepare healthy food. The family have 3 children so you must enjoy working around children.
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