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

This vacancy section was last updated on Friday, August 23, 2019 at 5:13 PM


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SC2628 Exceptional Chef & Chauffeur Couple Regents Park ASAP/flexible £1,200-£1,500+pwn/£85k gross - £111,000 gross
Superb and talented Chef and experienced Chauffeur sought for valued Staff of Distinction client with formal staffed home in Regents Park, London. The Chef will be responsible solely for everything to do with catering for the Principals and keeping the kitchen area clean and tidy and ironing table cloths etc as needed. Duties to include menu planning, sourcing best ingredients, and preparing and cooking daily meals as well as dinner parties as required. Employer enjoys a variety of cuisines so Chef should be versed with Italian, French and Asian cooking to name a few. The partner will be an experienced and careful driver with good driving knowledge of London and experience with prestige cars. Responsibility for keeping the cars valeted, fuelled and up to date re MOTs etc. When not driving Chauffeur will assist partner as needed with serving at table, prepping vegetables or walking the dogs or assisting other members of staff as appropriate. A separate 1 bed apartment close to the main residence is provided as staff accommodation, small pets may be considered. Working 5 days a week, including Sundays when employer is in residence, with weekends free for the 2-3 months of the year when employer is travelling. Top salary negotiable for the perfect couple around £1,200-£1,500 net pw/. Position to commence ASAP. If you are interested in this position please email staff@imperialstaff.com quoting job ref: J34466.

SC2624 Housekeeping couple Central London & Surrey ASAP 60,000gpa
A VIP household are seeking to recruit an energetic, enthusiastic housekeeping couple to assist with the running of two properties (Kingston, Surrey & Central London). Primary responsibility will involve daily cleaning and laundry tasks as well as engaging in maintenance tasks, driving and occasional table service. Exceptional attention to detail is required, the right couple must be extremely well organised and able to adapt to changes. The couple will be comfortable working during busy periods and have good communication skills. Being trustworthy and handling confidential information is necessary. Occasional travel within the UK to other rental properties will be required. Working 10 hours per day, 5 days a week (to include occasional weekends). Hours may vary when the principal is in residence. Accommodation is provided in South West London. Interviewing now to start as soon as the ideal couple are found. Salary negotiable around £60k GPA/£800-£900pwn depending on experience. If you are interested in this position please email staff@imperialstaff.com quoting job ref: J33653.

SC2623 Housekeeper & Maintenance/Driver Wimbledon ASAP £77,900gpa
Staff of Distinction couple retiring after 6 years recommend this informal family with older children (6th Form & Uni). The position will require a thorough Housekeeper and reliable Houseman/Handyman/Driver. Tagalog or Nepalese an advantage but not essential. Basic family cooking would be a bonus, assisting with family meals, prepping vegetables etc. Dog lovers required as caring for 2 dogs will be part of the duties. Driving essential for general errands and airport runs. Hours are generally 8.30am-6.30pm Monday – Friday with help required on Saturday mornings. Salary negotiable according to previous experience in the region of £1000pw net. Separate one bed flat with separate entrance provided in the grounds. If you are interested in this position please email staff@imperialstaff.com quoting job ref: J33494.

Housekeeper & Houseman/Maintenance Totteridge, London N20 Flexible £77,900gpa
Top opportunity for an all-rounder couple in Totteridge, North London. The busy professional family live in a substantial property with their 4 older children and 2 dogs. They currently have a long standing nanny, gardener and part time daily cleaner but now need a couple who can keep the home organised and help with a variety of duties. One part of the couple will take care of the housekeeping, cleaning and laundry. Some family cooking would be a real help following recipes and shopping for groceries. The partner will be responsible for maintenance around the home and houseman duties, as well as working outside such as mowing the grass or basic pool maintenance. Occasionally serving for dinner parties may be required. Would be ideal for both to drive but only essential for the houseman to help with school runs and general errands. Great accommodation provided as a 2 bed cottage a short distance from the family home. All costs included. Pets and older dependants may be considered. The role is Monday to Friday with an excellent salary negotiable around £1,000 per week net/£77k gross pa. Position to commence as soon as the ideal couple is found. If you are interested in this position please email staff@imperialstaff.com quoting job ref: J33423

Housekeeper/Cook & Driver/houseman/maintenance Chelsea, London Flexible £77,900gpa - £95,800gpa
Professional and experienced housekeeping couple sought for high profile family in Chelsea. Duties to include good family cooking and high standards of housekeeping and laundry. Partner to look after the cars, driving for school runs and general errands and maintenance duties. It would be useful for both to drive but only essential for one driver. Full time nanny employed but 2 nights babysitting will be required as part of the contract. Role is Monday to Friday. A separate Mews house provided as staff accommodation. Regret not suitable for dependents, a small pet may be possible. Top salary negotiable according to previous experience from £1000-£1200pw net.If you are interested in this position please email staff@imperialstaff.com quoting job ref: J33226.

High calibre House Manager/Butler & Housekeeper South Kensington, SW10 ASAP £77,900gpa
Superb new opportunity for a live-in, House Manager/Butler/Chauffeur & Housekeeper couple based in Kensington. Our client has recently purchased a newly refurbished 5 bed home and is looking for a “hands on” couple to manage the house and support him as needed. Excellent previous experience and references looking after a high spec home is essential to manage the smooth running of the home and looking after areas such as the pool, cinema room, gym etc. Housekeeping with attention to detail, stocking the home with food and beverages, dealing with any maintenance issues, paying bills and organising contractors as required. Employer travels a great deal so very limited cooking required. When in residence he tends to eat out and can bring in caterers if necessary for dinner parties. Driving and caring for prestige cars is required (only one driver essential - with clean licence). Working Monday to Friday (occasional weekends with time off in lieu) as required. Employer is looking for a highly professional couple who can support his dynamic and energetic lifestyle. Fluent English is essential. Self-contained apartment provided as staff accommodation. Interviewing now to start ASAP. Salary very negotiable according to previous experience around £1000 per week net. If you are interested in this position and not yet registered with Staff of Distinction please email CVs to staff@imperialstaff.com quoting job reference: 32212

London Housekeepers, HK/Cooks & HK/Nannies

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

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SHK7749 Daily Housekeeper W8, Kensington ASAP £Neg
High calibre & meticulous Housekeeper with excellent references desired for a return client to Staff of Distinction. All housekeeping duties required, including family cooking, handling delicate items, ironing and running errands/the household. Must be pet friendly as family have a dog who will need walking, grooming and taking to the vets if required. Mon-Fri 8am-6pm (flexible) with occasional babysitting. Negotiable salary. ASAP start. Send CV to bridgette@imperialstaff.com quoting job ref: J34957

SHK7748 Daily Housekeeper SW1 ASAP Start £500pwn
Current Staff of Distinction housekeeper of 5 years recommends! Busy family based in Belgravia are looking for an experienced, capable Housekeeper. A team player is a must as other staff employed including nanny and laundress. Duties include all cleaning, laundry, keeping books for petty cash and doing the online food shop. Flexible and proactive with excellent references essential. Cooking is a plus, but not a requirement. Salary negotiable around £500pwn. Monday – Friday 9am - 6pm, with an ASAP start. Send CV to bridgette@imperialstaff.com quoting ref: J34956.

SHK7747 Child friendly Live-in Housekeeper SW3 ASAP £26,500gpa + Separate flat!
Recommended role for a ‘switched-on’ Live-in Housekeeper in SW3. Return Staff of Distinction client is searching for a positive, warm, and child-friendly housekeeper. The duties will include: light cleaning, laundry, ironing, changing beds, grocery shopping, delegating work to the part-time cleaner, supervising the children afterschool and making an evening meal for the children. Occasional babysitting may be required so the housekeeper must be child friendly! Must also have previous longevity in roles and speak fluent English. The working hours will vary, but will equate to around 40-45 a week, spread across Tuesday – Saturday (Sunday and Monday off). Salary of £26,000 gross per annum provided, as well as a lovely separate one bedroom flat with all bills and utilities covered by the employer. Position is interviewing now, to start when suitable candidate is found! please send your current CV to lucy@imperialstaff.com quoting job reference: J33475

SHK7746 PT Daily Housekeeper SW2, Streatham Hill September £12phg
Proactive housekeeper sought for 4 bedroom property in Streatham hill. All housekeeping duties, washing and ironing but no cooking. 13/14 hours per week working either Mon or Tues and working Thurs. Free parking if you are a driver. September start. £12phg. Send CV to bridgette@imperialstaff.com quoting ref: J34940.

SHK7745 Live in Nanny/ Housekeeper Chelsea ASAP £550pwn (£38,771gpa)
Live in Nanny/ Housekeeper sought in Chelsea. Home to a family of 4 including their 2 children; G9 and B6.5years. A Housekeeper/ Cook is employed and a Nanny who will be going on maternity leave soon. Role duties; assisting with the school run, babysitting, carrying out light housekeeping, wardrobe management, running of errands and food shopping. Accommodation; own room and bathroom with separate entrance. Hours: Tuesday evening until Sunday evening, full time hours. Client seeks a candidate who is flexible, proactive, has a friendly disposition and good knowledge of London. 3+ years working within a private household in a similar position is essential and a driver would be a bonus. Salary: £550pwn (£38,771gpa). Position to commence ASAP. Send up to date CV to alice@imperialstaff.com quoting ref no: J34932

SHK7744 Daily Housekeeper NW1, Regents Park ASAP £520pwn (£36.3kgpa)
High calibre and honest Housekeeper with great experience sought for a 3 storey maisonette in Regents Park. All housekeeping duties, ironing, polishing silver and occasional cooking would be desirable. Mon-Fri 8am-4pm. ASAP start. £13phn. Send CV to bridgette@imperialstaff.com quoting ref: J34927.

SHK7743 PT Housekeeper N1, Islington September £15phg
Proactive and child friendly Housekeeper sought for a 5 bedroom property in Islington. All housekeeping duties and ironing but no cooking. Mon & Thurs 8:30am-3pm. September start. £15phg. Send CV to bridgette@imperialstaff.com quoting ref: J34920.

SHK7742 Daily HK/Nanny SW11, Battersea January Negotiable
A pro-active Housekeeper/Nanny with excellent references and who loves children is sought for a large 2 bedroom flat in Battersea. All housekeeping duties, assisting the little girl who is 7mths old in January and simple family cooking. Mon-Fri 7:30/8am for 10hrs a day with the occasional babysitting on Saturday night. Driver and Tagalog speaker bonus. January start. Negotiable salary. Send CV to bridgette@imperialstaff.com quoting ref: J34919.

SHK7741 Daily HK/Cook SW10, Chelsea October £500-£600pwn
Pro-active and switched on daily HK/Cook sought for 3 bed property in Chelsea. All housekeeping duties, sweeping leaves, managing household, running errands and occasionally helping out with school runs for their children. Driver’s license essential and car will be provided on duty. Mon-Fri 9/10am-7pm. October start. £500-£600pwn. Send CV to bridgette@imperialstaff.com quoting ref: J34891.

SHK7739 Live-in Housekeeper N6, Highgate September £450pwn (£30,638gpa)
Live in Housekeeper sought in Highgate, N6. Family seek a candidate who is hard-working, flexible with a great can do attitude! Role duties; all housekeeping, domestic cleaning, laundry, ironing and weekly babysitting for 2 teenage children. A second housekeeper/cook is also employed. Family have a dog, therefore must be pet friendly and happy to walk (Spaniel size). Accommodation; private garden apartment located on grounds. 3+ years recent Housekeeping experience is required. Hours; Monday – Friday 7.15am-7.15pm and ½ day Saturday. Salary; £450pwn (£30,638gpa), to start in September ASAP. Send up to date CV to alice@imperialstaff.com quoting reference no: J34846

SHK7736 Weekend HK/Nanny SW6, Fulham ASAP £322pwn (£20kgpa)
Weekend Housekeeper/Nanny sought for lovely family home in Fulham. Our client is looking for a trustworthy and discreet candidate who is looking for a long-term position. They have 4 children aged 7, 5, 4 & 8mths. Day to day duties will include children’s cooking, cleaning, all housekeeping but no laundry is required. Working both Saturday and Sunday 7.30am – 7.00pm. ASAP start. £14phn. Send CV to bridgette@imperialstaff.com quoting ref: J34736.

SHK7735 PT Daily Housekeeper SW6, Fulham ASAP £330pwn (£20.8kgpa)
Trustworthy and discreet Housekeeper sought for lovely family home in Fulham. Must be child friendly. All general housekeeping duties, ironing and cleaning. Mon-Fri 7:30am-1pm. ASAP start. £12phn. Send CV to bridgette@imperialstaff.com quoting ref: J34735.

SHK7733 Daily HK/Nanny W8, Kensington ASAP £480pwn (£33kgpa)
Warm, organised and friendly daily Housekeeper/Nanny sought for 6 bed property in Kensington. Must have good work ethic, be able to use own initiative and be a team player as mum and additional Nanny/HK is around. A driver is a bonus. All housekeeping duties, taking care of 2 children (9mths & 3 years) for 2/3 hours of the day and organising playdates. 5 day week of 40 hours including weekends. ASAP start. £12phn. Send CV to bridgette@imperialstaff.com quoting ref: J34701.

SHK7730 Daily HK/Nanny NW2, Cricklewood ASAP £500pwn (£34.7kgpa)
Trustworthy and loving Housekeeper/Nanny sought for 2 bed household in Cricklewood. Supporting mum with her boy (4) by doing activities, school runs, bath & bed routines, cooking and undertaking general housekeeping duties relating to two households within walking distance of each other. Must be fit, energetic, bubbly and have initiative to keep the property and son safe and secure. Mon-Thurs 8am-6pm, Frid afternoons from 1pm – 6pm & Sat 8am-1pm. Must be flexible to travel. ASAP start. £500pwn. Send CV to bridgette@imperialstaff.com quoting ref: J34666.

SHK7729 Live in F/T Housekeeper/ Nanny Near Paddington, central London. ASAP £500pwn (£34,700gpa)
Live in F/T Housekeeper/ Nanny sought near Paddington, central London. Family of 4 including 2 children ages B9 and G13. Chosen Housekeeper will either work alone or alongside the current employed Housekeeper (who has been with the family for 9 years!). Duties to include; healthy family style cooking, cleaning, washing ironing and running of errands. Nanny duties; occasionally assisting with school run and helping with bedtime routine. Family have also 3 small dogs, therefore candidate must be pet friendly. Employer seek an individual who is fun, bubbly, engaging, with lots of energy and a confident driver. Accommodation; studio apartment located a minutes’ walk away. Hours: Monday – Friday 12 hours a day. Salary: £500pwn (£34,700gpa). Position to commence ASAP. Send up to date to CV to alice@imperialstaff.com job no: J34657

SHK7728 Daily HK/Nanny W2, Paddington ASAP Negotiable
Engaging, fun and bubbly Housekeeper/Nanny sought for 5 bed household in Paddington with two children aged 13 (G) and 9 (B). Must be pet friendly and ideally have an educational background. All housekeeping duties, meal prep, cooking, bath/bedtime routines, reading with the boy and occasionally babysitting. Up to 60 hours a week. ASAP start. Negotiable salary. Send CV to bridgette@imperialstaff.com quoting ref: J34653.

SHK7727 Daily HK/Cook SW10, West Brompton ASAP £650pwn (£46.8kgpa)
Housekeeper/Cook sought for an informal 5 bed household in West Brompton. Must have experience handling delicate fabrics. All housekeeping duties and good family cooking. Mon-Fri 9am – 7pm with the odd weekend. ASAP start. £650pwn. Send CV to bridgette@imperialstaff.com quoting ref: J34588.

SHK7715 Seeking organised Housekeeper/Nanny SW20 ASAP £26,500 - £30,600gpa
Live-in Nanny/Housekeeper sought for friendly family in SW20. This role is a mix of nanny and housekeeping, the candidate especially needs to be child friendly as the family have a 4 year old girl and an 8 year old boy (both at full-time school). Childcare will be mainly before and after school, and both parents work long hours so this is a sole charge role. Parents will leave the house at 7am and return at 6pm. The candidate will be expected to be on duty during these hours, but not necessarily working for the whole time (can take a longer afternoon break for example). While the children are at school duties will include tidying, cleaning, organising the home. The housework is currently managed in 6 hours per week by a cleaner who will be leaving. This role is Monday-Friday and 1 weeknight babysitting will be included (although rarely used). Candidate must have excellent English, to help the children with their English level and homework. The ideal candidate will be someone trustworthy who can keep the children active and engaged, stimulate their interest and curiosity, set up routines and keep up with the daily schedule and activities. Must also have a keen eye for detail, be organised and self-sufficient. Salary £400-450pwn/£26,500 - £30,600gpa is on offer. Accommodation is also provided, which is a large private loft area and private bathroom. Role to commence ASAP. If you would like to be considered for this position please send your current CV to lucy@imperialstaff.com quoting job reference: J34390

SHK7710 Daily Housekeeper W8, Kensington ASAP £384-£480pwn (£24.9k-£33kgpa)
Passionate, honest and responsible Housekeeper sought for a peaceful and well organised 4-bedroom household in Kensington. Must be extremely thorough with proper judgement and have attention to detail. All general housekeeping duties, liaising with contractors, maintaining security within household, taking messages, household maintenance and very light gardening duties such as sweeping leaves once a week. Cooking and hosting small lunches is a bonus. Mon-Thurs for 8 hours a day. ASAP start. £12-£15phn. Send CV to bridgette@imperialstaff.com quoting ref: J32896.

Head Houskeeper SW7, South Kensington ASAP Negotiable depending on experience
A head housekeeper is sought to run and maintain the principal’s property, this will run from the cleaning to organizing, liaising with various suppliers with regards to particulars (flowers, shopping, maintenance workers etc.) When the family is in town the hours are long and you are required to stay one step ahead of things. (General hours are 10-6:00pm, Monday – Friday but also covering weekends when the principal is in town as well as longer hours (7:30-8am-9/9:30pm). The housekeepers need to be able to work off their own initiative and be of a very high standard, pay will be based on experience. If you are interested in this role please email bridgette@imperialstaff.com quoting your full name and the job reference J33590.

London Chef/Butler/Chauffeur/Gardener

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