Live in Tagalog Housekeeper or Couple - 45-hour week - Separate Cottage

Live in Tagalog Housekeeper or couple – Cambridgeshire – Mon – Friday 45-hour week £35K/£70K Separate Cottage Family Description and Location A very British Family who live in Cambridgeshire are looking for a friendly country loving Tagalog speaking couple to come and work for them. They live in a little village in Cambridgeshire which is close to Corby & Peterborough (45-minute fast train to London).   A recently renovated rectory with 7 bedrooms over 4 floors including a basement and a...

  • Domestic Couple
  • Full Time
  • TC161
  • Corby, Northamptonshire
Domestic Couple

Vacancy Description

Live in Tagalog Housekeeper or couple – Cambridgeshire – Mon – Friday 45-hour week £35K/£70K Separate Cottage

Family Description and Location
A very British Family who live in Cambridgeshire are looking for a friendly country loving Tagalog speaking couple to come and work for them. They live in a little village in Cambridgeshire which is close to Corby & Peterborough (45-minute fast train to London).   A recently renovated rectory with 7 bedrooms over 4 floors including a basement and a home gym. The Female principle is very hands on with one line shopping, doing the school runs and does some of the cooking.   They have 1 teenager (14) who lives at the house full time and  lots of older children and family that come to visit often. They also have 2 dogs (10-year-old collie and 3-year-old cocker spaniel) 2 outdoor cats approximately 12 chickens. This is their permanent home set in 25 acres (2 acres of formal gardens which includes a vegetable garden – they are building a cutting garden) There is a specialist gardener that comes in once a month and a tree surgeon to deal with trees and topiary. There is a part time cleaner to assist you with the weekly cleaning duties. The family travel a lot and plan to use their residence in London more often.
Job Description
For a single Housekeeper

  • Housekeeping to a high standard
  • Dog walking
  • Ironing/Laundry
  • Taking deliveries
  • Online shopping (unpacking and cleaning fridges)
  • Preparing guest bedrooms
  • Provisioning for the house and replenishing stock
  • Cooking good family meals – Mainly dinner (informal)
  • Laying table

For second part of a couple

  • Garden maintenance such as lawn mowing and pruning.
  • Car maintenance
  • Window washing
  • Dog walking
  • Upkeep of patios and garden furniture
  • General DIY and maintenance
  • Changing lightbulbs
  • Household shopping and errands
  • Also- house security whilst on holiday

Candidate Requirements
You need to be a warm, friendly, and experienced housekeeper or couple that are happy to work in a busy household with dogs. You will need checkable written references and be looking for longevity in a role. At least one of you will require a driving licence.

Days of Work, accommodation, and Salary

  • Beautiful cottage – on two floors, bedroom, and bathroom en suite. Large lounge and woodfire burner, WC and kitchen. 75 meters from the main house with separate entrance. (Not suitable for children – but you can come with your partner
  • All bills paid.
  • Monday – Friday
  • 8:30am – 6:30pm with a break.
  • If client is away for weekend, then any dog sitting will be booking in advance and paid as an extra.
  • £35 for one person £70K for two people.
  • Car for use on duty
  • Full contract with Tax and NI paid.
  • ASAP but will wait for the right person.

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