May 01, 2024

834662 | Live in Housekeeper in beautiful Cotswold countryside

£30,000 yearly
  • Harmony At Home
  • Whittington, Cheltenham, UK
Full time Nanny Housekeeper

Job Description

A live in Housekeeper is required near Cheltenham in the beautiful Cotswold countryside.

The position is a varied role and the hours can vary each week dependent on if the owner is in residence or to your commitments. Your duties will include but are not limited to laundry, preparing meals, cleaning to a high standard , grocery shopping, changing of bedding, preparing for guests, house and dog sitting, gardening if the candidate enjoys this or this could be a partner’s duties. You will also be required to dog sit when the owner is not there and look after the main house. The owner rents his fields and stables out so if you are comfortable with horses there could be some extra hours to help get the horses in, feed them and muck them out but this is not essential. They also employ cleaners that carry out a deep clean a few times a year.

The home is an outstanding modern but traditionally designed country house in a wonderful outlook near Cheltenham, with a self contained cottage beside it for your accommodation. The cottage will be freshly decorated before you start and contains a living room and kitchen downstairs with a large double bedroom and ensuite bathroom upstairs. The house has a large garden and 100 acres of farmland.

They are open to a couple and are happy for you to take on other jobs locally as long as your duties in the main house are carried out to a good standard and completed on time. They will also welcome someone with their own dog as there is plenty of land to walk them.

Location of the job: Whittington, Cheltenham
Minimum experience Level for this job: Minimum 5 years as a housekeeper in a similar role.
Details of any training needed for this job:
Details of any qualifications needed for this job: Not essential
Hours of work: varied
Days required: flexible around other commitments
Job Start Date: Asap
Pets in the home: Dogs, horses
Driving required: Essential , use of car for duty purposes
Pay: Up to £30,000 gross per annum
This is a permanent position

Full Name of Employment Agency: Westcroft Home Services Ltd T/A Harmony at Home Gloucestershire and Bristol

Please apply via the ‘Apply for job’’ button. This job has an ID code of: 834662
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