A lively family based near Kensington, SW10, London, are now looking for a new long-term live part-time housekeeper to join their family home. This is a live out role so you must be within an easy commute. You do not need to drive for this role.
A lovely family with 4 young children (aged 3, 6, 7 and 8 years) who live in a 3-bedroom apartment near Kensington, SW10. The family have no pets in the household. They currently hire a full-time nanny and are now looking for a new, long-term housekeeper who can become a valued member of the family home. They are keen to find someone who is down to earth, flexible and a team player. The parents are out at work during the day so you should be happy to get on with your tasks independently with little supervision.
Being responsible for the daily and deep cleaning of the flat and ensure it is always tidy and presentable. Making beds, cleaning bathrooms and all areas of the house. You will also be responsible for laundry, limited ironing, and ensuring that the home is generally well presented and cared for. You should be happy to run errands for the family including the occasional school pick-ups.
The family hires a full-time nanny but you should be happy to assist with childcare when needed, helping the nanny out and being a real team player. The youngest is at nursery during the day. The children go to a local school, walking distance away, so you should be happy to help out with school pick-ups and take the children to playdates and planned activities. The nanny loves to cook for the family and you should be willing to help prepare food and occasionally cook for the husband and wife.
You should have excellent initiative and like to get on with things. The ideal candidate will be someone who is engaging and fun and is adept in housekeeping as well as comfortable around children.
This is a live out position and you should be able to easily commute to Kensington, London, SW10.
Monday – Friday, 2pm/2:30pm – 7pm/7:30pm - flexible on hours
You must have previous experience working as a housekeeper. You should be a team player and looking for a long term-role.
The family are interviewing now for the right person to start ASAP. We are recruiting safely within the COVID-19 regulations
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