Part time Domestic Couple for Private Estate

Wiltshire – Part time Domestic Couple for Private Estate – 4 bed cottage - £30K   Family Description and Location   A British couple with 1 child, who live on a fully staffed estate, are looking for a part time Housekeeper and Handyman/Caretaker couple to come and join the team in an idyllic setting. They have a part time cleaner who assists the housekeeper and a nanny, and this is the team you would be joining. The estate is based 15-minutes’ drive...

  • Domestic Couple
  • Part Time
  • TC204
  • United Kingdom
Domestic Couple

Vacancy Description

Wiltshire – Part time Domestic Couple for Private Estate – 4 bed cottage - £30K
 
Family Description and Location
 
A British couple with 1 child, who live on a fully staffed estate, are looking for a part time Housekeeper and Handyman/Caretaker couple to come and join the team in an idyllic setting. They have a part time cleaner who assists the housekeeper and a nanny, and this is the team you would be joining. The estate is based 15-minutes’ drive from Chippenham which is a flourishing market town with all the usual shops and amenities.
 
Job Description
The role would be 20 hours a week each over 5 days and duties could be split between the couple and consist of
 

  • Housekeeping
  • Ironing, folding, washing.
  • Care of fine fabrics and delicates
  • Cleaning and care of antiques and specialist surfaces
  • Car washing
  • General DIY, touch up painting, picture hanging.
  • Polishing of brass and silver
  • Changing of lightbulbs
  • Light family food preparation when required.
  • Taking in deliveries and dealing with tradesmen

Candidate Requirements

You must enjoy working as a team and have good checkable references and DBS check. One of you will need a driving licence to get off and, on the estate, and for driving as and when required. One of you will need to have experience with cleaning delicate antiques. There is no gardening with this role.

Days of Work, Accommodation and Salary
 

  • Monday - Friday
  • 20 hours a week each, preferably morning but flexible (you may both seek other employment to suit)
  • Accommodation is a detached 4-bedroom cottage suitable for children, pets will be considered.
  • Salary £30K for 40 hours work (i.e. £15K each for 20 hours work)
  • Immediate start but will wait for the right couple.

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