HOUSEKEEPER Wandsworth Common

Wandsworth Common
Contract type
992 days ago


Full time Housekeeper / with some child care required for a Live in position - weekly salary from £300pw - Would pay more for a driver. ( with clean license )
Hours – 7am – 7pm 5 days a week. ( we require every other saturday to be worked but we give you a day off that week, so you would only ever work 5 days a week )
Weekly salary is to Include babysitting - from 1 - 3 nights a week (varies form week to week) some weeks may be none but we would want someone happy to be flexible with this.
Full driving license required if possible.
To look after a large house with a garden, we have a nanny but require some child care from 6.45am - 8am and saturdays and baby sitting for 3 children - 2 boys aged 5 and 3 and 1 baby girl aged 8/9 months.
MUST HAVE long term previous Housekeeping & childcare experience ( at least a min 3/5 years ) prefer if you have some first aid qualification. CRB checked etc. It is important you have previous experience please, so please do not apply for the job unless you have this minimum experience as a previous live in Housekeeper /part time nanny!
Important to be a super organised neat & tidy person, good at communication and multi tasking skills.
Duties: All household duties / cleaning / ironing / laundry / hand washing / taking the bins out weekly / keeping up to date with what is required around the house - dusting / floors / sweeping garden etc, mending children’s clothes / sewing labels into clothes / polishing school shoes etc. You will need to be a physically fit person in good health and prepared to work hard.
Have good communication skills with both the children and parents on all levels.
Good spoken & written English required. I'm sorry we cannot accept people who do not speak, read and write fluently in English.
We are based in the lovely leafy are of Wandsworth Common, so have easy access to walks on the common. Exercising our dog is also part of the daily routine on the school runs, which you may have to do on occasion, so you have to love animals & be happy attending to this.
Need to be able to travel on family holidays ( world wide ) on occasion if necessary and occasional week ends if necessary. all to be negotiated in advance, to fit in with both your time off and our requirements. So necessary EU or appropriate visas required.
I am a stay at home mum, as I work from home, so I need someone who is happy with this.
We are looking for an energetic friendly person to join our family with a positive attitude, who wishes to care for our home and the children with kindness and understanding. And in return we will treat you with kindness and respect. Flexibility is key to a job like this, so please be prepared to be open to change.
Please send on a CV / references & a photo with your reply.

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