Dec 14, 2021

Domestic Couple – Housekeeper & Chef. Reference Number: AS-20841

£60,000 - £70,000 yearly
  • Eden Private Staff
  • West Sussex, UK
Full time Chef Housekeeper

Job Description


  • Location: West Sussex RH20
  • Salary: pa, gross, £60,000 - £70,000
  • Contract Length: Permanent
  • Working Days: 5 days per week with flexibility to cover some weekends. 45 to 50 hours per week
  • Start Date: ASAP

Super position for a housekeeper and chef couple to work within part of a team on a beautiful estate

A family of 5 are looking for a domestic couple to join them at their home in West Sussex. This is their main residence, but they do travel extensively during the school holidays.

They are looking for a couple to work 5 days per week, covering some weekends, and hours will be between 45 to 50 hours per week.



  • Coordinate the 2 other cleaners
  • Ensure the main property is clean as well as the 2 other houses on the estate, which are usually cleaned by the cleaners
  • Be hands on with housekeeping duties
  • Carry out laundry and ironing
  • Assist when entertaining
  • Household shopping and managing inventories


  • Prepare lunch and dinner for the family. There are no major dietary requirements, and they like to keep meals light and healthy
  • Plan menus
  • Grocery shopping
  • Cater for the occasional dinner party
  • Assist with adhoc tasks when the family are away

Candidate requirements

  • The ideal couple will have proven experience within private homes
  • Be looking for a long-term role
  • Work well as part of a team
  • At least one half needs to be a driver

DBS certificate required


You will be provided with a lovely 2 bedroom apartment, with kitchen and separate living room, which is separate to the main house.  Pets and dependants will be considered on a case-by-case basis.



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