Exceptional, happy gardener/handyperson and housekeeper/cook sought

Individual recruiter

Location: UNITED KINGDOM, Cotswolds
  • £50000+ /year
Job type: Permanent, Full time
  • Domestic Help
Date: Friday 19th April 2019
Closing date: Sunday 19th May 2019
Our reference: BOX27928

Job description

Very experienced, professional and reliable housekeeper/cook and gardener/handyperson couple sought who are looking for a long term, settled position in a very happy, country home. The current couple are retiring after 7 very, very happy years and thoroughly recommend this position!

Job requirements

The gardener/handyperson must be a fit, active, real country person who is happiest outdoors and who can cheerfully turn their hand to most things and who takes pride in their work. Beautiful mainly informal grounds of about 6 acres to be maintained, including lawns, woodland area, paddocks, borders and swimming pool, all in a peaceful, glorious setting. Should also have real Fix-it ability and have an understanding of basic plumbing, electrics and be able to maintain the garden machinery and vehicles.  

The housekeeper/cook must be an organised, thorough and hands on cleaner with very high standards and an eye for detail, responsible for the upkeep of a beautiful home to a very high standard, together with the laundry, ironing, bed changing etc and some cooking.

The couple should both be genuine animal and children lovers, happy to muck in with a smile and should be genuinely looking for a long term position as this is a fantastic position for the right people where they will be valued and appreciated. Lovely, 2 bedroomed self contained, furnished cottage provided.

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