Domestic Couple, Northamptonshire 32246
NOW PLACED BY STAFF OF DISTINCTION
Housekeeper & Gardner/driver/maintenance couple sought for a family in Towcester, Northamptonshire. The large weekend residence is set over 40 acres. The family have 4 children aged 16-24 years who visit occasionally. A pet friendly couple is sought as the family have a dog and cat. A couple who are hardworking and reliable will be suited for this position to take care of a variety of duties inside the home such as housekeeping, cleaning, ironing and helping with dinner party prep, family style cooking is a bonus but not essential. Other duties will include dog walking and sitting when the family are away. For the partner will involve some driving, helping in the garden, strimming lawns and general maintenance inside and outside. A keen gardener is essential, as well as being fit and energetic as heavy lifting as well as machine maintenance and knowledge of use of chainsaw/strimmer is required. A gardener is employed once a week for additional help. The Principles travel to Italy during the summer and will require the Housekeeper to go with them for approx. 5 – 10 days to assist in their Italy home. There will ideally be 1 driver and a car is provided on duty for work purposes only. Accommodation provided is a private 2 bedroom semi-detached dwelling away from the house with small garden. Regrettably not suitable for pets and dependents. The couple will be required to work 40 hours a week, across 5 days. Occasional weekends 1 or 2 a month (agreed in advance),with time off given in lieu. Salary up to £60,000gpa dependent on experience. Interviews to commence right away for an ASAP start.
Ref no: 32246