Chefs/Cooks

Location:
Kensington
Salary:
£750pwn/ £55,271gpa
Start Date:
ASAP

Daily Housekeeper/Cook sought for role in Kensington (W8). The 5-bedroom property is home to a family of five with three children and a small, friendly dog. Main duties to include; general housekeeping, cleaning, laundry, ironing, family cooking and some pet care duties. Flexibility is key to help with additional duties as required. The chosen candidate will be child friendly and willing to care for the youngest child whilst Mum is busy. The family would love a hard-working and discreet candidate to stay in the role long term. Driver preferred, car provided on duty. Working Mon-Fri 50 hours per week. Salary: £750pwn/ £55,271gpa. Interviewing now for an ASAP start.

Ref no: 32380

Location:
Oxfordshire
Salary:
£600pwn (£42,635gpa)
Start Date:
ASAP

Live In Housekeeper/Cook sought for role in Oxfordshire (OX7). The large property is home to a family of four with young children. The family also employ a nanny, gardener and part time cleaner so a good team player is essential. Daily duties will include; general housekeeping, cleaning, laundry, grocery shopping, running errands and family cooking. A confident cook is required to prepare all meals for the family and cater for guests on occasion. The ideal candidate will be proactive and flexible with a muck-in, can-do attitude. Driver with use of own car essential. Working Thu-Mon, 10 hours per day, managing your own time and using initiative to complete all duties. Accommodation provided is a private, 2-bed cottage within the grounds of the main property. All utilities included, regret not suitable for partners/dependants, pets considered. Interviewing now for an ASAP start. Salary on offer of up to £600pwn (£42,635gpa).

Ref no: 32387

Location:
Essex
Salary:
£15phn (£48,729gpa)
Start Date:
ASAP

Live In or Daily Housekeeper/Cook sought in Essex (CM16), the property is home to a family of four with two grown up children. The chosen candidate must be pet friendly as the family have a dog. Role duties will include; all housekeeping, cleaning, ironing, laundry, running of errands and cooking of lunch and dinner. You must be a confident cook, experienced in catering for a healthy diet and preparing diabetes-friendly healthy foods. This role would seek an individual who is honest, hardworking and punctual. Driver essential. Accommodation provided is a 1 bedroom flat attached to the main property, fully-furnished with all utilities included. Not suitable for dependants/pets. Working 5 days per week to include either a Saturday or Sunday, with a day off during the week. 45 hours per week with approx. 9am start. Salary of up to £15phn on offer (£48,729gpa). Interviewing now for an ASAP start!

Ref no: 32385

Location:
SW7
Salary:
Competitive
Start Date:
ASAP

Live in Housekeeper/Nanny/Cook sought in SW7. Home to a lovely family of four with two children ages B4, and G14 and a new baby due in May 2022. The role will be split between the families London home and during most half term/bank holidays at their countryside home (1 hour train journey from central London). The role will involve all general housekeeping duties including cleaning, laundry and cooking for the family. The successful candidate must be a confident cook and have experience cooking for allergies and intolerances. Childcare duties will include general nursery duties, arranging activities for the children, developing, maintaining routines and when possible, helping with school drop offs. You will be required to look after antiques, fine fabrics and silver, so experience handling these items is highly desirable. There are currently other staff employed including 2 daily housekeepers so working as part of a team is essential. The successful candidate will be responsible, reliable and flexible. Must be able to use own initiative and be a self-starter. Live-in experience essential. Accommodation provided is own separate house in both London and the countryside. Regretfully not suitable for partners or pets. Hours: Monday-Friday, 12hrs per day with regular breaks during the day. Must be pet friendly as family have 2 dogs. A driver would be a bonus. A competitive salary on offer for the right person depending on experience. Interviews to commence right away for an ASAP start.

Ref no: 32358

Location:
Oxfordshire, OX4
Salary:
£55kgpa
Start Date:
ASAP

Gardener/Handyman/Caretaker & Housekeeper/Cook couple sought for role in Oxfordshire (OX14). The property is comprised of 6 bedrooms/bathrooms, set on 2 acres of land and is home to a charming couple and pet Labrador. 1 person in residence only during the week and 2 at weekends. Gardener/Handyman/Caretaker will be responsible for general duties inside and outside of the home including DIY, gardening for 2 acres of formal gardens & woods including mowing, strimming and maintaining flower beds – working 8am-5pm. Housekeeper/Cook will be responsible for all housekeeping, laundry, running errands, shopping, and accounts. Must be a confident family cook to prepare 3 meals per day for the principal – working 8am-4pm and 6-7pm. Both working Mon-Fri. 1 driver essential/2 preferred, car provided on duty. Fluent English speakers essential. Accommodation provided is a self-contained 1.5 bed cottage, all utilities included, can be furnished or un-furnished. Regret not suitable for pets or dependents. Interviews to commence right away for a soon as possible start. Salary: up to £55,000gpa.

Ref no: 32108

Location:
Holland Park
Salary:
£50kgpa+
Start Date:
ASAP/Flexible for the right candidate

Live In Cook/House Manager sought to assist with the smooth running of a large property in Holland Park. Responsibilities to include; cooking of healthy, mostly plant-based meals for the two principals, catering for occasional dinner parties, grocery shopping, running errands, organising the housekeepers, creating cleaning schedules, wardrobe management and packing. You must be a strong and confident cook, willing and able to assist elsewhere in the property when required. A good team player is essential to muck-in where needed. A driver is highly desirable but not essential. Separate, private accommodation is provided within a 5-10 min walking commute. Utilities included, regret not suitable for pets/dependants. Working hours are 40 hours pw over 5 days, with flexibility to work weekends if needed. ASAP start. Salary of £50kgpa+ on offer.

Location:
East Sussex
Salary:
£60kgpa+
Start Date:
ASAP

A dedicated Domestic Couple who are fond of the Countryside sought to assist professional principles with the daily running of their home in East Sussex. The successful Couple will be joining an established and highly valued team (including House manager, Housekeepers and a team of Gardeners). Role duties will include driving, minor maintenance, oversight of security, housekeeping and wardrobe management. One part of the couple should be a confident Chef who is happy to use homegrown produce and make healthy plant-based meals. There will also be occasional dinner party cooking for up to 8 people. Two drivers preferred, one essential. The working hours will be Monday – Friday, 40 hours per week plus occasional dog sitting. Some weekend work may be required, however this will be arranged in advance and time off given in lieu. Beautiful private accommodation provided which consists of a newly renovated 3 bedroom cottage on the estate. The cottage can either be furnished or un-furnished. All utilities covered by employer. A salary of £60kgpa is on offer. Interviews to commence right away for an ASAP start.

Ref no: 32158

Location:
Somerset
Salary:
£60kgpa
Start Date:
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Domestic Couple sought for part time residence in Somerset. The current Couple have been employed for an impressive 11 years! The property has 5 bedrooms and is situated within 2.5 acres gardens. The relaxed and friendly mature principles visit for only 3 – 4 months of the year. The successful Couple will be completely responsible for the house, grounds/gardening, finances, maintenance, shopping, insurances and security. All Housekeeping duties required and family style/ small dinner party style cooking when the principles are in residence. One driver essential and a car will be provided whilst on duty. Accommodation is a self-contained 1 bed apartment with sitting room and a private entrance. Regrettably not suitable for pets or dependents. The apartment will be redecorated prior to the successful couple commencing employment. The principles are very relaxed regarding what hours/days are worked when they are not in residence as long as all duties are kept on top of. Hours whist principles are in residence will be 5 days a week, approx. 40-50 hours with breaks during the day. Salary: £60,000gpa. Interviews to commence right away for a beginning of January 2022 start.

Ref no: 32161

Job code: 64114
Location:
Edinburgh
Salary:
£50kgpa
Start Date:
ASAP

A Chef with almost 20 years of experience working in Michelin star restaurants, with celebrity chefs, UHNW clients and on yachts and ski resorts. He can prepare many different cuisines and cooking styles, including but not limited to Asian, Japanese, Indian, Mexican, American, Caribbean, Mediterranean, British and Russian. He has experience catering for vegetarians, vegans, Keto, Atkins, Paleo, Halal, Kosher and more. He can cater for fine dining dinners to relaxed light lunches, barbecues or high-volume canape parties. Happy to work alone or as part of a team, he also has experience managing staff as a Head chef. Looking for daily or live in roles and is happy to relocate for a new position. Available ASAP and looking for £50kgpa.

Job code: 64116
Location:
London
Salary:
£45kgpa+
Start Date:
February 2021

A private Chef with 5 years of experience working with families in private homes in the UK and overseas. Ana is professional, presentable and personable, making a great first impression. She has an extensive background in senior hospitality roles meaning that she is confident to work in a busy, fast-paced environment. She is highly adaptable and loves to develop learn new skills. Confident to cook Mediterranean, Asian and Eastern European cuisine. She can cater for up to 20 people and will do the grocery shopping, plan weekly menus and clean the kitchen. Available February 2021 and looking for a salary of £45kgpa+.