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

This vacancy section was last updated on Friday, July 20, 2018 at 5:05 PM

Couples

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Job Code

Job Title

Location

Start Date

Salary

SC20529 Skilled Housekeeper/Cook & Maintenance Couple Switzerland August/September 2018 From £900pwn
Experienced and highly skilled domestic couple sought by a return Staff of Distinction client in Switzerland. This position is to take care of the part-time residence throughout the year. The 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, no bedrooms cleaning required, just entertainment rooms. The other half will be acting as a handyman and taking care of maintenance. Both will be acting as security also making sure the home is secured. There is a laundress already employed. The couple will need to be dog friendly as the principals have a Labrador and will need to be taken on walks. Accommodation is provided as a large bedroom and own bathroom on a separate floor of the house, there will be use of a kitchen too. Working 5 days a week with 2 days off, some weekends will be required especially when the family are in residence. 1 driver is needed and the couple must speak either Tagalog or Portuguese. Position to commence August/September. Salary negotiable from £900 per week net. Please email CVs to Katherine if interested staff@imperialstaff.com quoting job ref: 34189.

SC20523 Caretaking couple sought (French speaking) St Tropez July/August 6000 euros per month (£1000+pwc)
French speaking couple sought for large private residence in St Tropez. The couple must be flexible self-starters looking for a long term role with a strong background in similar HNW households. The property is newly built and will be used by the employer(family with 2 teenage children)primarily in the summer with sporadic use throughout the year. All general caretaking/household management duties are required: housekeeping, general maintenance of the residence and grounds, light gardening, driving and security. Butler and serving duties also necessary with cooking a plus, but not essential. At least one driver with full licence. Fluent French and English. Separate staff accommodation provided within the grounds. Regret not suitable for pets or dependants. Salary negotiable according to experience between 5,000-6,000 euros per month clear (£1000+pw clear) Interviewing now to start in July/August. Please email CVs to Katherine if interested staff@imperialstaff.com quoting job ref: 33880

SC20520 Caretaking couple with Greencard sought Las Vegas (US work visa essential) June 2018 £70k/$100k gross per annum
Staff of Distinction client moving to Las Vegas in June is looking for a caretaking couple as Housekeeper/Cook and Driver/Maintenance/Security for his new property. Essential that both parties have a Green Card or the right to work in the US! The employer will be in residence 6 months of the year and during this time the role will be 6 days per week returning to 5 days and lesser hours when employer away. 2 drivers are preferred and a car will be provided on and off duty. Driver with a Military background would be useful as security is important to the employer. Other duties will include family cooking and all general housekeeping, handyman duties and driving as required. Self-contained accommodation with a separate entrance will be provided and salary negotiable according to previous experience around £70k/$100k gross per annum. If you are interested in this position please call Katherine or email staff@imperialstaff.com quoting job ref: 33724

SC20516 Cook/Housekeeper & Garden Maintenance Count Kilkenny, Southern Ireland May 2018 £900-£1000pwn
Experienced Cook/Housekeeper & Garden Maintenance couple sought for running of employer’s rural estate in Count Kilkenny, Southern Ireland. The large home is based on 200 acres of land and so the role would suit a country loving couple. Cook/HK must be a real foodie with a passion for different cuisines, and housekeeping duties will be required alongside existing part-time housekeeper. Other member of the couple required to work with a team of gardeners to maintain the grounds, as well as taking care of basic handyman duties and the employer’s cars. Other duties will include running errands, liaising with contractors, accounts and managing the general running of the home. There are 5 cats and 2 dogs on the estate so the couple must be animal friendly. Pets of your own are welcome to accompany too. The successful couple will be provided with a furnished 2 or 3 bed cottage and a car for on and off duty. Working 5 days per week, the couple may be required to work some weekends with days off in lieu. 2 drivers are essential due to the rural location of the role. The ideal candidates will be all-rounders and skilled multitaskers! The employers are appreciative and looking for a long term couple. A salary of £900-£1,000 net per week is on offer depending on previous experience. Role to start in May 2018, with initial interviews to be held in London. If you are interested in this position please call Katherine or email staff@imperialstaff.com quoting job ref: 33605

SC20506 Dynamic House Manager/Cook/Housekeeper couple Munich, Germany September 2018 £1200-1600 per week clear
Professional family are seeking a dynamic and highly competent House Manager/Cook/Housekeeper couple to replace their previous couple of 13 years! The couple will be based at the family’s ultra-modern principle residence in the countryside just outside of Munich. The Cook/Housekeeper will be responsible for all organisational housekeeping duties (laundress employed for all laundry duties), so general cleaning, running errands for the family and daily shopping and cooking for the family. Mum prefers not to cook so a keen cook is essential who will put together a menu plan and cater for the family and also regular dinner parties of 8-10 people. They particularly love Italian food! Duties for spouse to include organising contractors, general handyman duties, basic maintenance of the garden and grounds, as well as driving when required. The chosen couple will also look after the employers’ other homes in Italy and Austria, travelling as required to set up these homes for their arrival and ensuring all runs smoothly during their stay. Fluent English is essential and any German would be very helpful to make their own lives easier. The working days will be Monday-Friday with occasional weekends required (notice given). The family have 4 sons at boarding school (aged between 11-15 years old) and occasional proxy parenting may be required during holidays. Two drivers are preferred (one essential) for airport runs and travelling to the other properties, car provided on and off duty. There are 2 small dogs in the home and so the couple must be animal friendly. A modern 2 bedroom apartment is provided as staff accommodation, with separate entrance from the main house. The ideal start date is September 2018 (but could be as early as July for the right couple) and top salary is negotiable from £1200 - £1600pw clear depending on experience. If you are interested in this position please call Katherine or email staff@imperialstaff.com quoting job ref: 33187

SC20502 Italian speaking Housekeeper & Maintenance Manager Tuscany, Italy ASAP 4000 Euros per month/£800+pw clear
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 3000-4000 Euros per month depending on previous experience. Interviewing now to start in January 2018. If you are interested in this position please call Katherine or email staff@imperialstaff.com quoting job ref: 32538

Butler & Cook/Housekeeper Gstaad, Switzerland ASAP/Flex start £900pwn+
Flexible, professional Cook/housekeeper & Butler sought for a large formal residence in Gstaad, Switzerland. The ideal candidates will have excellent previous experience and be happy working as part of a team alongside existing staff including; house manager, maid and driver. Single employer in part time residence expects very high levels of service and is looking for a committed couple to go the extra mile. A confident cook is required to prepare food to dinner party standard. Some housekeeping is also needed. You should feel confident and have experience laying and serving at the table, serving drinks and greeting guests. Dog lover important as employer has a Labrador. At least one confident driver is essential to assist with any errands. Spacious private bedroom and bathroom provided on separate floor of the house with staff kitchen. Hours will be full time with 2 days off per week. You should be flexible as there will be times when very busy and other times with no one in residence. Interviewing now in London to start when the ideal couple is found. Salary negotiable from £900pw clear for the perfect candidates. If you are interested in this position please email staff@imperialstaff.com quoting job ref:427

Housekeeping couple Dublin ASAP/Flex £600-£800pwn
Valued return client of Staff of Distinction is looking for a “hands on” housekeeping couple for their part time residence in rural Ireland, near Dublin. The couple would need to look after their large 3 storey country mansion within 100 acre estate. The home is fully staffed with a House Manager, Grounds man and current temporary housekeeper hence team players are essential. Daily tasks will include all cleaning to a high standard, upkeep of silverware, laundry and ironing as well of meeting & greeting guests at front of house. No cooking required as a chef is part of team. One driver is essential to assist with errands, shopping and drop-off/pick-ups. General working hours are 5 days per week, covering weekends with Tuesday/Wednesday off; it is essential that flexibility is given when employers are in residence to fit around their needs. A spacious 2 bed apartment around 150m from main house provided. Salary will be tailored according to calibre and experience of couple around £600-800pwc. If interested please email CVs to staff@imperialstaff.com or call 01225 484190

Cook/Housekeeper & Maintenance/Gardener/Driver South of France ASAP/flex 3000 euros per month
Cook/Housekeeper and Maintenance/Gardener/Driver couple sought for beautiful villa located in Grasse, South of France. Employer in residence about 2 months a year needs a capable, highly motivated, couple with a happy disposition and a "can do" attitude. At least one candidate is required to speak fluent French. Housekeeper/Cook duties will include overall responsibility for housekeeping, preparing the property for owner's arrival, cooking breakfast, lunch and dinner, organising food and staff for parties and events, liaising with the owner over menus and special requirements, managing petty cash and bills, and care of two dogs. Maintenance/Gardener/Chauffeur duties will include general maintenance duties both inside and outside, managing renovation projects/overseeing and liaising with contractors and keeping the owner updated, upkeep and development of the garden, airport transfers, on call chauffeur, all aspects of dinner service, overall responsibility for the exterior of the property, maintaining the cars, pool, gym, office and outside furniture, making reservations, security. 1 bed apartment provided. Salary 3000 euros per month. Interviewing now for ASAP start. If interested please call Katherine 01225 484190, email CVs to staff@imperialstaff.com


 Overseas Housekeepers, HK/Cooks & HK/Nannies

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Job Title

Location

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Salary

SHK20530 Child friendly housekeeper Travelling – New York, Switzerland and London August start £negotiable
Permanent travelling Housekeeper sought for position based between London, New York and Switzerland. The role is mainly based in New York and Switzerland. You must child friendly as there are two little girls aged 2 and 3 and a half years old. They have a nanny but you will need to help mum care for them on the nannies days off. You must have a good attitude, experience with wardrobe management, packing and re packing bags for travel, assisting with laundry, ironing and sewing and children’s cooking when required. A team player is absolutely essential for this role and a willingness to become part of the family and commit long-term. There are full time daily housekeepers in each property so this role is to assist and carry out cleaning duties as required. The working days will be Wednesday to Monday from 8.00am – 8.00pm; overtime/ additional hours will be paid extra. Accommodation in London and Switzerland will be your own bedroom and bathroom, and in New York accommodation with a separate entrance is provided; whilst on holiday/travelling and staying in hotels, you may need to share a room with the children. This position is available ASAP and the family are happy to wait for the right candidate. A salary negotiable based on experience. Ideal candidate will have a Green Card and ability to work in Europe. Visa could be given for exceptional candidate. If you are interested in this position and are not yet registered with us please email tania@imperialstaff.com. Registered candidates call 02077956255 to apply

SHK20519 (Live-in) Developmental Nanny/Housekeeper Gujarat, India ASAP £900 pwn ++
(Job Reference: 33699) An experienced live-in nanny/housekeeper is sought for a welcoming return client in Gujarat, India. The family have a sweet and bubbly 20 month old little girl, and are seeking someone who has knowledge of this age group and their developmental milestones. Must be warm and engaging, and able to talk with the little girl, sing songs, read books, and play educational games. Her mother is hands-on and will share care. Duties will also include light housework, such as general tidying, family laundry, and cooking simple vegetarian meals. There are two dogs in residence, so must be pet-friendly. A private double bedroom and bathroom will be provided, along with food. Working 10 – 12 hours a day, 6 days a week. The nanny/housekeeper will need to be comfortable travelling extensively, to locations such as the USA, Dubai and Singapore. Fluent spoken English is essential. An Indian passport would be a bonus. Salary negotiable around £900 + per week net, and position to commence when the right person is found.If you are interested in this position and are not yet registered with us please email tania@imperialstaff.com. Registered candidates call 02077956255 to apply

Overseas Chef/Butler/Chauffeur/Gardener

Email staff@imperialstaff.comcall +44 (0) 207 795 6255 for further details, or click on a job code number to apply online.

 

Job Code

Job Title

Location

Start Date

Salary

SCB20527 Live-in Ladies Maid/Butler Doha, Qatar ASAP £50k per annum depending on experience
Temporary to permanent Live-in Ladies maid/butler sought for a family based in Doha, Qatar. A candidate with strong work ethic is sought and you must have good experience in wardrobe management and inventory. The house is fully staffed therefore a team player is sought. This position is 6 days per week and accommodation provided is a 1 bed flat. Salary on offer is £50k per annum with an as soon as possible start date. If you are interested in this position please reply to sarah@imperialstaff.com quoting reference number: 34156.

SCB20525 Live-in Houseman St Tropez July/August 2018 Negotiable, depending on experience.
Full-time, live-in Houseman needed in St Tropez! This is a totally hands on role. Your duties will be to manage the cleaning, tidying and organising of the family chalet, and additional chalets if guests are in residence. Cooking and shopping, washing & ironing, managing any maintenance tasks, oversee the security of all the properties. You will greet clients, cook healthy meals, chauffeur when needed, serve meals, walk the family dog, oversee contractors & builders and light gardening. You will need to speak fluent French and English and be a confident driver. This is a great opportunity! Please specify your salary expectations on application. If you are interested in this position please reply to sarah@imperialstaff.com quoting reference number: 33920.

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