A High-Profile family of 5 near Banbury, OX17, Oxfordshire are looking for a new member of staff to join their team – this role is a mixture of Grounds Person duties and Driving duties. You must have a full driving licence for this role.
A high-profile family, the mother and father both work and are involved in many projects around the world. They have three beautiful children aged 17, 14 & 10. They have a much-loved large dog who is very friendly and two very cute cats. They live in the most beautiful part of the world, in a stunning estate, and have two other properties in the UK (Suffolk & London) which they regularly visit, however this is their main family home. They travel regularly, and have a great team of staff who help run the estate and deal with daily duties.
As the Grounds Person you will oversee all the maintenance and upkeep of the estate including:
You will also have some driving duties, including driving the principals to locations they need to go to during the day, as well as airport runs and collecting guests from the airport. Any evening/weekend driving duties will be agreed in advance.
You should be happy to use organic products only in the gardens. You must have a flexible attitude and be prepared to work as a team to get all tasks done as requested.
This is a live in, live out or flexi role near Banbury, OX17, Oxfordshire. If you want to live out you should live an easy commute away from the area. If you choose to live in you will be provided with accommodation and a relocation package.
Working Monday to Friday, 7:30am – 6pm as the core hours.
You should speak a good level of English.
The ideal candidate will have worked within a Private Household / Estate as a Grounds Person. You must have a full driving licence and be a confident driver.
ASAP - the family are interviewing now for the right candidate. We are recruiting safely within the COVID-19 guidelines
Polo & Tweed provide a specialist service in domestic staff recruitment and domestic staff training. Based in Mayfair, London, we work with a global network of clients in private homes, hotels, restaurants, chalets and yachts. We approach our services from a unique and fresh perspective. It’s not the bottom line that drives us, but the desire to satisfy and provide the very best service we can to our clients.
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