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 Overseas Couples  I  Overseas Housekeepers/ Cook  I  Overseas Chef/ Butler/ Chauffeur/ Gardener

This vacancy section was last updated on Thursday, December 12, 2019 at 4:14 PM

Couples

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SC30595 Domestic Couple Geneva, Switzerland ASAP €6000+ per month clear
Recommended post for flexible, upbeat and cheerful Housekeeping Couple to replace current couple returning to the Philippines after 12 years with the family! Role will be based in Geneva, with travel to Verbier during the ski season and occasionally to Turkey in summer months. Duties will include all Housekeeping, laundry and caring for two boys 10 and 12 (occasional proxy parenting if employers travelling) basic family cooking, walking the family’s labradoodle, running errands etc. European passports and good English essential for ease of travel. Staff accommodation is self-contained studio flat with a separate entrance. Role is 5.5 days per week, with most weekends needed during the ski season. The family are ideally looking for a couple happy to commit for at least 2 years. Salary negotiable around €6000 per month.Please send CV to staff@imperialstaff.com quoting Job Ref: J35377.

SC30594 Cook/Driver & Housekeeping Couple Switzerland (Gstaad & Geneva) January 2020 £1000 per week clear
Experienced, discreet and energetic couple sought for dual based role in Switzerland. For the ski season (January to March) post is based in employers Chalet in Gstaad. The family entertain regularly here and are looking for a very good cook/chef for dinner parties and healthy family meals. Menu planning and catering for gluten free diets and serving required. In addition all housekeeping and laundry needed for family of 5 and caring for pet dog. Children at boarding school in the UK are in weekend residence only. One confident international driver essential as role will include frequent trips to Geneva airport. During the ski season weekend work will be required with 2 days off in the week. From March to December role is based at employers more rural country residence near Geneva. The family travel a great deal during the year. On occasions they may need you to travel with them to their home in London, but generally post is based near Geneva looking after security, housekeeping, driving and any maintenance or gardening duties with cooking required when in residence. Near Geneva post is Monday – Friday. At both locations a self-contained studio apartment is provided with separate entrance, pets considered. Salary negotiable around £1000 per week clear, interviewing now for a January start. Please send CV to staff@imperialstaff.com quoting ref num: J35331.

SC20594 Superb Housekeeper/Cook & Maintenance Couple St Barths, Caribbean ON HOLD Excellent salary +tips/bonuses
Valued Staff of Distinction client is now searching for a highly skilled and professional Housekeeper/Cook & Maintenance couple for their stunning villa in St Barths. The 6 bed property is beautifully furnished and very high tech. The housekeeper must work to exceptionally high standards and be a great cook. Excellent maintenance skills needed to look after the day to day running of the property and grounds. Couple will need to work well as a team to ensure the villa runs smoothly at all times. This role would ideally suit a couple with real initiative who are happy to work hard for 8 months of the year when the villa is occupied and busy and then enjoy 4 months of downtime. Self-contained accommodation, excellent salary and tips/bonuses offered. Interviewing now to start when the perfect couple found. Please send CV to staff@imperialstaff.com quoting ref num: J34519.

SC20593 Housekeeper & Cook/Maintenance/Driver Couple Switzerland/South of France December £1000-£1,200pwn
Couple with international experience sought for employers chalet in Gstaad over the winter season and then moving to South France to look after their summer home. All housekeeping and laundry duties required to a high standard in this formal home. Partner to cook to dinner party standard and look after general maintenance duties and driving as required. One driver essential and European passport, French/German speaker a bonus. Flexible, proactive couple essential as hours/days will be longer when employer in residence and entertaining. 5.5 day week. Studio flat provided. December start. Salary negotiable according to experience around £1000-£1200pwn. Please send CV to staff@imperialstaff.com quoting ref num: J35157.

SC20588 Butler/Chef & Housekeeper/Nanny/PA Cairo, Athens & London ON HOLD until early 2020 £1400 clear pw
Travelling Butler/Chef & Nanny/Housekeeper sought to manage professional employers homes in Cairo, Athens and London. Housekeeper/Nanny to care for boy 7 and girl 4 (Filipino nanny to assist) and help with housekeeping (cleaners employed) and PA duties, organising travel arrangements etc. Butler/Chef would be ideal for every day family style cooking and assisting where necessary in organising the homes and running errands. Cairo is the family’s principal residence where role will be managing and assisting other staff. During all school holidays the family will travel. In Athens and London the couple will travel ahead to prepare the home and the role will be more hands on (support staff can be taken on if necessary). Separate staff apartment provided in Cairo, and ensuite accommodation in other homes. Flexible, positive attitude essential together with British or EU passport for ease of travelling. Negotiable 5 or 6 day week, 8 hour day with salary negotiable around £1400 per week clear. Interviewing in London September 17th -24th. Please send CV to staff@imperialstaff.com quoting ref num: J35043.

SC20581 Housekeeper/Cook & Maintenance/Driver Gstaad, Switzerland ASAP £1500pw clear
Recommended post for an experienced domestic couple sought by a return Staff of Distinction client in Gstaad, Switzerland. This position is to take care of employers part-time residence throughout the year. The single employer (and sometimes extended family) are in residence around 3 months a year, but require a trustworthy and self-sufficient couple to manage the household. One half will be taking care of the cooking, cooking fresh family meals, shopping and running errands. All housekeeping will also be required (cleaners and laundress to assist). The other half will be acting as a handyman and taking care of general maintenance. Both will be acting as security also making sure the home is secured. Travelling Butler also employed and will be in residence when employer is. The couple will need to be dog friendly as the principals have a Labrador to look after and walk. Accommodation is provided within the house - bedroom with own bathroom and use of a kitchen. Working 5 days a week with 2 days off, some weekends will be required especially when the employer is in residence. One driver is needed and any knowledge of German or Portuguese an advantage (not essential). Position to start as soon as perfect couple found. Salary negotiable around 10,000 swiss francs per month/ £1500 per week clear. Please send CV to staff@imperialstaff.com quoting ref num: J34798.

Cook/HK & Maintenance/Gardening couple South of France June 2019 4,500 euros a month
Cook/Housekeeper & Maintenance/Gardening couple sought for appreciative employers with formal home in the South of France to take over from the existing couple, retiring after 26 years! Would ideally suit a cheerful, proactive couple, used to working on own initiative and able to juggle times when all is very quiet with no one in residence together with very busy times when employer and business colleagues staying or friends and extended family. Preferable for both to drive (one essential) for airport runs etc, and ideally speak French and or Italian ( & English). Important for couple to be fit, energetic and organised to carry out daily tasks and be team players to work with the existing full time cleaner and gardening team. The Cook/Housekeeper will need to be confident cooking dinner parties for up to 12 people and using vegetables and herbs from the garden. Training can be given if necessary. Assistance with all housekeeping duties needed also. Partner will be responsible for the vegetable and herb garden, mowing and general garden and pool maintenance. Basic DIY skills and liaising with contractors as necessary required also. Both will need to be animal lovers to care for 2 dogs and 2 cats and be happy to wear the uniform provided. A 3 bedroom, newly renovated and furnished home is provided as staff accommodation with bills included, dependents and pets can be considered. A car is provided on duty. The couple will be needed to work 5 days a week including weekends. Flexibility needed regarding time off when employers are in residence. Position to commence by June to hand over with the current couple. Salary negotiable for the ideal couple around 4,500 euros a month. Please send CV to staff@imperialstaff.com quoting ref num: J33904.

SC20543 Inside couple Wiltshire & Switzerland Flexible £60k gross per annum/£900-£1000pwn
Travelling couple sought to look after family’s newly renovated homes in Wiltshire (edge of the Cotswolds) and Switzerland (near Gstaad). This exciting opportunity will best suit an experienced inside couple who are used to a semi formal environment and happy to travel. The role will be based two thirds of the year in Wiltshire and one third in Switzerland (generally for the ski season and summer holiday). Duties to include all general maintenance/houseman and driving (gardeners employed) with partner looking after all housekeeping and cooking to dinner party standard. Employer has 3 school aged children (two are full time borders) and are based in London during the week so need a proactive, organised couple with lots of initiative. One driver is needed and a car will be provided on and off duty. It is essential the couple have valid passports for frequent travel. A newly renovated 3 bed cottage with own garden is provided as staff accommodation in Wiltshire and separate accommodation is also provided in Switzerland. Pets welcome and older dependents considered. Working hours will generally be 5 days (working weekends), 40 hours a week approx. Interviewing now to start when ideal couple found. Salary negotiable around £60k gross per annum/£900-£1000pwn dependant on experience. Please send CV to staff@imperialstaff.com quoting ref num: J33049.

SC20502 Italian speaking Housekeeper & Maintenance Manager Tuscany, Italy ASAP/flexible 3500-4000 Euros per month
House Manager & Housekeeper/Cook couple sought to look after employer’s beautiful part-time residence based in rural Tuscany. Duties will include garden maintenance, handyman duties, driving, pool maintenance, security, domestic cleaning, family cooking, and mucking in where required to keep the estate running smoothly. One member of the couple must speak fluent Italian for liaising with contractors etc (ideally House manager). The family have 2 dogs and so an animal friendly couple is ideal, one driver is essential (2 preferred) and a car is provided on and off duty. A chef is brought in for dinner parties and extra gardening help contracted during busy times. A one bed house is provided within the grounds as staff accommodation. Salary on offer is 3500-4000 Euros per month for the ideal couple. Please send CV to staff@imperialstaff.com quoting ref num: J33252.


 Overseas Housekeepers, HK/Cooks & HK/Nannies

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SHK40594 Daily Housekeeper/ Nanny Amsterdam April Start £750+ per week
Daily housekeeper sought for family based in Amsterdam, usual household duties sought such as cleaning, washing, ironing, errand running and keeping the home in order and occasional childcare. Baby due in January 2020. Working 8.00am - 8.00pm Monday to Friday with occasional weekend babysitting. The property comprises of three bedrooms, 2 bathrooms. The family are happy to help with accommodation if needed, as this is a live out position with no accommodation offered. If you are interested in this position and not yet registered with Staff of Distinction please email tania@imperialstaff.com

Overseas Chef/Butler/Chauffeur/Gardener

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Security/ Chauffeur/ PA France, New York & LA ASAP Competitive
A lovely return client of Imperial is looking for a child-friendly, energetic, professional fully trained security guard/assistant/driver for their 3 properties based in France, New York and LA. The successful candidate must be exceptionally flexible, well presented with a strong athletic build to keep up with the demands of the job. Daily responsibilities will include managing the security for all properties, booking restaurant reservations, organising flights, light assistant duties, all driving duties, shopping and running errands. You will be responsible and able to work independently under pressure with the ability to turn hand to everything that may be required to ensure the easy day to day running of busy family schedules. This role would suit a fully independent candidate who is able to commit to a role that requires you to be available as and when the family need you. All family cars will be your responsibility; this will include cleaning of the cars as well as ensuring they are well kept at all times. You must be discreet and responsible and hold a full clean driver’s license. Fluent English is essential and a security qualification as well as an updated DBS check is required. Uniform will be provided. Working hours are to be discussed but the candidate will need to be available as and when needed. The role involves a lot of travel so it is essential you are flexible and able to fully commit to this position. The role is to start as soon as the right candidate is found for a competitive salary. Accommodation will be provided throughout. If you are interested in this role please email bridgette@imperialstaff.com quoting your full name and the job reference number J33819.

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