Location: UNITED KINGDOM, South East England, Hampshire
  • Not specified /year
  • Not specified / hour
Job type: Permanent, Full time
  • House Steward
Date: Thursday 12th March 2020
Closing date: Friday 27th March 2020
Our reference: BOX28559
Jobs available: 1

Job description


Start Date, ASAP

An exciting opportunity has arisen to look after a Grade 1 listed stately home in Southern England. The house is set in beautiful countryside and has a rich history. During specific periods of the year it is open to the public.

The role is varied. However, the successful candidate must be able to carry out the following duties:

Lead the staff who maintain and care for the House, prepare the house for public opening and private tours,  prepare the exhibition in the stable block and the reception centre, cleaning and care of works of art and other contents of the house and preparing the house for all events and arranging extra staff when necessary for functions at the house and liaising with gardeners regarding flowers in the house for public visits and functions,  be able to drive and have a clean driving licence and manage the security and fire procedures for the House.


The successful candidate should have leadership skills to manage a small staff who look after the house, an interest in works of art and their care would be desirable, an experience of housekeeping or care of a house is desirable, good management skills, initiative, flexibility to respond to short notice requests, exceptional team spirit, discretion, have an eye for detail and accept only the highest of standards and be prepared to work 2 weekends a month on average with time off mid-week.


Pay and Benefits, competitive salary, accommodation on the Estate and other benefits to be discussed.

Data Protection – All personal data submitted will be held on a secure server and will be deleted six months after the application window has closed less for the successful candidate.


Interested candidates should send a copy of their CV and a short letter explaining why they are suitable for the role to and should be received by 27 March 2020 to Box No.


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