Full Time Housekeeper in Woking, Surrey for a Private Residence
High-Profile Family are seeking a proactive, child friendly Housekeeper to look after their beautiful 5-bedroom property in Woking.
This is very much a family home with a young child in residence and it is imperative that the candidate is comfortable around children, friendly, positive and willing to help the parents when and if necessary.
You will also need to be genuinely animal friendly and happy to walk / feed the dog if needed.
There is a nice relaxed atmosphere in the house and the family is very down to earth, but they have high standards when it comes to housekeeping and they do like the property to be kept immaculate. There is also a lodge house on the estate.
You will be responsible for the smooth running of the household and be a top-notch hand on housekeeper with good energy levels and able to use your own initiative.
You will regularly liaise with the Family’s PA and a good level of English is required.
Our clients travel often and they need someone who is naturally organized, trustworthy and can manage their own time in a proactively way to make sure a good and efficient routine is established and make sure any possible problem is flagged quickly.
This is a unique opportunity to work for a really nice appreciative family.
Driver with own car required
Hours : Usually Mon-Fri approx. 40 hours per week, with flexibility
Location : Woking
Salary : £12npw - Approx. £32K gross per annum
Start Date : ASAP
Interviewing : ASAP
Responsibilities include, but not limited to:
- High level housekeeping
- Running errands and online shopping
- Laundry, ironing, packing and unpacking suitcases and wardrobe management
- Cooking is a bonus, the Principals prefer healthy and balanced meals
- Maintaining stock levels of household products
Candidates must be / have:
- Exceptionally organised
- Previous experience working in similar private homes
- Good level of English and communication skills
- Child and animal friendly and happy to look after them when necessary
- Driver essential
- Up to date DBS