A friendly family of four are looking for a Full-Time Housekeeper to help them maintain their home in Chelsea, London, SW3. The role is live out and you must be able to commute easily to the property.
The household is busy, with both parents working from home. They have two children aged six and eight years old. You must be comfortable working around animals for this role, as the family have two dogs. The family home is a stunning six-bedroom property across three floors. The principals also employ a head housekeeper and a nanny.
The successful candidate will support the head housekeeper in their duties. Your responsibilities include all the housekeeping in the property such as cleaning, laundry, organising, changing beds, vacuuming, and dusting. You should be confident in wardrobe management, including all washing and ironing. You will be responsible for unpacking and organising groceries and deliveries. When the principals are visiting away the housekeepers deep clean the home.
You should be happy to run errands from time to time as needed, visiting the post office, dry cleaners, pharmacy, and supermarket. All are in easy walking distance from the house.
You will not need to cook for this role, you will be solely focused on keeping the house well presented and comfortable for the family.
The family lives in Chelsea, London, SW3. You should be within easy commuting distance of the property.
You must have a good level of spoken English.
You should be experienced at housekeeping and have an excellent eye for detail.
The family are looking to start interviewing ASAP. We are recruiting safely within the COVID-19 regulations
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