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

Start Date: 16th April 2018

About The Job

This wonderful family are looking for a live in housekeeper, within an informal country house in Shamley Green, near Guildford. The house is a period house with 6 bedrooms and a courtyard with offices and accommodation. The family require a Housekeeper that’s willing to muck in and be part of the family. You will be organized, good at ironing and love to cook. 7-8.30am is rush hour in the house making breakfast and turning down beds as the kids get ready for school. You will clean daily and supervise a deep clean once a week with a team of cleaners. You must have an eye for detail. You will be able to deal with the normal chaos of one boy and three girls. Proxy parenting is a must as the parents travel a lot but all children are at school and travel extensively in the holidays so the job is primarily housekeeping. You will be healthy and vibrant. When they are not at home you must be responsible enough to look after the home. They place a high value on honesty and integrity.

Number of Children


Age of Children

12, 10, 7 and 4

Days / Hours / Rate

£495 gross per week. 7-7 Monday to Friday.

Other Comments

Role: Live in or live out Housekeeper

Location: Shamley Green near Guildford

Start date: Start 16th April

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.

Would accept a couple where one does the housekeeping and the other person works in the garden. Salary would be negotiable.

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

Accommodation: This is a live-in position. The accommodation is a beautiful one bedroom house contained within the courtyard and consists of a bedroom, Living room, kitchen and bathroom.

Driver: Must be a good confident driver with a clean license. Car provided.

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:–-shamley-green-april-start-£495-gross-per-week-surrey-guildford-93.aspx

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