Summerlea Private Staff is looking for a Full Time, Live In Housekeeper in Harpsden

Start Date: to start as soon as possible.

About The Job

This warm family are looking for a live in/live out housekeeper, within an informal country house in Harpsden, near Henley-on-Thames. The house is a Barn conversion with 4 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms, 4 reception rooms, kitchen and utility room. The family require a Housekeeper that loves to clean, a “surface cleaner” will not do. You will need to have an eye for detail and to make sure the dust is not accumulating under the sofa, TV, or on the skirting boards or beams! The candidate must have an eye for detail. Must be able to deal with the normal chaos of 2 boys and 3 dogs. Assisting at dinner parties is a plus. They have two weimaraners and one springer doodle. You must feed them and take them out twice a day in the fields. The family are looking for someone who is healthy and vibrant, yet understands respecting the household. When they are not at home you must be responsible enough to look after the home and the dogs. The family place a high value on honesty and integrity.

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Days / Hours / Rate

Full time hours, flexible around the families needs. £422 gross per week

Other Comments

Role: Live in or live out Housekeeper

Location: Harpsden, near Henley-on-Thames

Duties: The duties are simple but high standard -maintain the house to a clean and tidy standard, laundry and ironing, school uniforms, wax or buff wooden floors, light cooking, answering the door, assisting with the weekly Ocado order and accepting deliveries.

Qualifications and experience: Clean driving Licence, clean DBS and very experienced within the housekeeping field with outstanding pervious references.

Accommodation: This is a live-in or live-out position. The accommodation is contained within the stable block and consists of a bedroom, Living room, kitchenette, separate toilet and shower.

Driver: Must be a good confident driver with a clean licence and own car.

Pets: The candidate must love dogs but can't have any pets of their own.

This is a non-smoking household.

How to Apply

Please apply via our website: job/live-in-housekeeper-harpsden-january-start-£422-gross-per-week-oxfordshire-harpsden-77.aspx

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