Housekeeper and gardener couple role, live in, full time, Cotswolds GL7

Individual recruiter

Location: UNITED KINGDOM, Lechlade
  • Not specified /year
  • Not specified / hour
  • Market rate, depending on experience.
Job type: Permanent, Full time
  • Gardener
  • Housekeeper
  • Live-In Couple-Gardener and Housekeeper
Date: Saturday 3rd August 2019
Closing date: Tuesday 3rd September 2019
Our reference: BOX28119
Jobs available: 1

Job description

A young family are looking for an experienced, kind and energetic couple for their weekend house in the Cotswolds. The family, with their children aged 4, 7 and 9 years, use the house at weekends and some school holidays. Accomodation is provided in a beautiful 3 bedroom cottage, with seperate access and private garden. The couple will need to work at the weekend, with two days off in the week. 

Job requirements

Housekeeper. Cleaning, changing beds, laundary, unpacking grocery deliveries. Basic cooking in advance of the weekend (the mother loves to cook but occasionally appreciates a hand.) Babysitting generally 1 night per week. Some help clearing up at dinner parties, and when the family are entertaining at lunch. Looking for a kind, cheerful person, who is happy being around children in an informal household. 

Gardener. Horticultural experience in previous roles required. Responsible for maintaining the 6 acre garden alongside the part-time under gardener/handyman. Somoneone who loves gardening but is also happy to turn their hand to light maintenance and odd jobs in the house. Responsible for house security, maintaining the outdoor swimming pool, and occasional driving of family/guests to the local stations.  

No smokers, with a UK driving license only please apply. Minimum of 3 years experience in a similar role. 

Pet friendly- the family plan to get a dog soon. 

Please send a CV. 

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