Domestic Couple, Devon J36425
Domestic couple sought for role in Devon. The rural estate is home to a family of 6 with 4 children under 15. Maintenance/Groundsman/Handyman/Driver required to; help with daily care for the family animals (including ponies, two dogs, two mini pigs and guinea pig), school runs, errands, driving the children to after school activities, driving the horse trailer, looking after the family cars, regular valeting, general DIY maintenance jobs in and around the house and grounds, security, liaising and overseeing contractors, swimming pool maintenance, helping gardeners and helping with shooting parties. Mother’s Help/Groom duties will include; caring for animals, family cooking, light housekeeping including tidying/washing/ironing, shopping, running errands, general admin, entertaining the children and proxy parenting. Daily pony and stable management to include riding and exercising 3 ponies on a regular basis, keeping stables and tack room organised and tidy, driving the children and ponies (trailer licence essential) to pony club events/rallies/riding lessons and riding around home. The couple will also be responsible for house/pet sitting whilst family are away. Working hours 8/8.30am – 7.30/8pm, with around 1.5/2 hours for lunch however flexibility is essential and when family are away and school is as normal you will need to start at 6.30am and finish when the children are in bed/jobs done. Accommodation is in a two bedroom flat which has separate access to the house and its own access into the garden. £55kgpa. ASAP start.