A busy household in Kensington is looking for a dedicated professional with a keen eye for detail and a passion for perfection.Our clients are a busy family residing in a spacious apartment in Kensington. With busy parents and a household that includes three energetic children (ages 8, 6, and 3), they require a housekeeper who is not only highly professional but also experienced in managing a bustling home. Additionally, they employ two nannies to assist with childcare, ensuring a harmonious environment for everyone. As the ideal candidate, you'll be responsible for a range of tasks, all designed to maintain the household at the highest standards. If you are a proactive, detail-oriented, and experienced housekeeper who thrives in a busy household, this opportunity in Kensington is waiting for you. Apply now to join this wonderful family and contribute to the seamless functioning of their home!PLEASE NOTE A MORE DETAILED DESCRIPTION WILL BE PROVIDED TO SUCCESSFUL APPLICANTS
A lovely family living in West Sussex is seeking a compassionate and professional Live-in Nanny/Governess for a long-term position. The family's current nanny highly recommends them and would be happy to speak with her replacement. The role entails providing sole charge for their 3-year-old daughter while also assisting with some childcare duties for their 7-year-old son, who is home-schooled by a live-in Governor. This is a full-time role focusing on all children-related duties throughout the day. The little girl goes to nursery in the mornings, she is a very social and friendly child, loves animals, being outdoors and discovering new things! The family is looking for an experienced nanny who will become part of the team for many years and grow with the little girl. This is a fantastic role for a nanny looking for their next long-term role in beautiful Sussex!Please note that a more detailed job description will be given to successful applicants.
Family Chef in Marylebone - 4 days a weekFamily of 3 looking for a long term chef to join them on a live out basis working Monday to Thursday with some flexibility. Working Hours and Flexibility:Monday to Thursday, with an emphasis on lunch and dinner.Flexibility is essential, given the varying schedules of the family. Ideal Candidate:Must have a "can do" attitude and adaptability.The family seek someone who can work wholeheartedly when they are in residence and take time off when they are away.Must be dog friendly!Salary and Profile:Salary £45,000 for 4 days, but there is room for negotiation for the right person willing to work extended hours.The family value a hardworking, charming individual who cares about health, prefers organic, local, seasonal ingredients, and enjoys culinary challenges. A preference for plant-based cooking is essential.Job Description:Prepare meals for two adults as needed for lunch and dinner.Create a library of successful dishes, including starters, mains, sides, and desserts for entertaining.Organise both kitchens and fridges, ensuring items are neat and organised, with expired items removed.Restock items as needed and explore new options.Plan meals that are delicious, healthy, and seasonally appropriate, focusing on organic and sustainable ingredients.Purchase necessary kitchen utensils and appliances, consulting with the principal for more expensive items.Prepare a packed lunch for one of the principals.Coordinate with the weekend housekeeper to stock the fridge for the weekend and ensure she is prepared for any entertaining.When entertaining, book additional staff (waiters, bartender) for groups larger than 8-10 people.Manage the principal's favourite wines and reorder as needed.Arrange mixologists when necessary.Set a beautiful table with plants and flowers.Be open to helping in other areas of the household when the family travel and there is down time, including arrange cut flowers, and oversee plant maintenance.Additional Information:The primary location of work is the family home in Marylebone, with occasional travel, usually during the summer holidays.One principal requires gluten-free meals, and one daughter has a nut allergy (visits infrequently).Typically cooking for two adults, occasionally including one child and a nanny.There are other staff employed including a nanny and a team of housekeepers (placed by Leaman) who all work very closely and are a great support network. *Please note we cannot guarantee a response to every application*
Nanny required to help care for two boys born April 2019 and October 2021 and a baby girl born April 2023. The role will be a mixture of sole charge and shared care, working 7.30 am to 6 pm, Monday to Friday. Occasional babysitting will be requested. This easy-going and friendly family are searching for a professional, loving, and fun nanny, with experience of looking after children of a similar age. The right candidate will be searching for a long-term position and the parents are big on routines and manners, so someone similar will be a great fit. The mother will be on maternity leave for the next few months, before working from home, so the nanny must be comfortable with shared care.PLEASE APPLY FOR MORE DETAILS ABOUT THE ROLE. Note that due to the high volume of applications, we unfortunately cannot respond to everyone and will only contact suitable candidates.
An interesting and diverse role has arisen for an EU or French passport holder (preferably living in the South of France) to support this dynamic couple with many interests and holdings. You will have top Private PA experience showing support for UHNW and an in depth understanding of what is required in a role of this stature. Experience of 7 - 10 years as a top Private PA is needed, degree standard preferred.
Well presented and spoken (English essential, French a plus) who has bags of energy and used to a 24/7 role where you will be contacted out of hours. A "doer" who thinks ahead and is a top problem solver.
Good experience with private jets, luxury yachts and crew as well as household staff and booking top events, restaurants. Top luxury travel skills and good contacts both in France and internationally.
This is an interesting and diverse role working for an UHNW family with children based in Paris who have an extremely busy business & family life. The role is split 70% private/mixed support + 30% business support. You will live in Paris or in easy striking distance of Paris (Essential)
Working from the Paris office and visiting the family home (nearby) when needed the family are interesting, charming and international who also have several international residences and travel extensively during the year
Sorting out a large range of personal matters including: diary management for the Principals and dealing with multiple changes. Insurances for valuables, household, cars etc and maintaining a highly organised filing system both electronic and paper. Arranging personal holiday, travel and itineraries. Liaising with the household staff on all matters (nanny will support with the children's activity schedule). Personal shopping and gift buying. Booking restaurants, theatre and events.
Drafting letters and emails, arranging meetings and planning ahead that all relevant parties know of changes. Research, phone calls and CRM management on contacts.
A good communicator who is helpful and positive who will think and plan ahead as second nature.
The role is to start asap. You will have good English and French both written and spoken (Essential) and show at least 10 years+ experience as a PA covering both business and personal support. Excellent package + bonus
An interesting and sometimes demanding role has arisen for a London based UHNW with an international £billion business empire. You will be an experienced EA with both business and private longevity. A supreme organiser used to multiple changes and always offering solutions to problems. This will be 24/7 cover but not extensive and never ending.
Overseeing a hugely busy and intricate diary both business and private ever changing internationally. Extensive luxury travel (private and commercial jets, yachts, VIP standard) Arranging all itineraries and visas required. Preparing documents, presentations and dictation required. Managing Board meetings & any research required. Follow up of meetings & action points
Event management, top restaurant bookings theatre, hotels and concerts. Guest list for private dinners & responses. Multiple residence management and renovations, decorations and dealing with trades & suppliers.
Managing private staff and vehicles, tax, insurance etc. Assisting family members occasionally both UK and abroad. Assisting with holidays, research, booking and itineraries. Assist with all private appointments ie doctor, lawyers etc. Personal shopping when needed.
This role is idea for a career orientated EA who loves her job, has a certain resilience when needed and enjoys a fast paced role which will keep you on your toes! There are another two EA's in the team who will assist/show you the ropes. Excellent package.
A busy family residing between Paris and Brussels is looking for a friendly, passionate, and experienced nanny to join them and help with their nearly 2-year-old daughter, who will be starting school on a part-time basis next year. They have recently moved from London, and unfortunately, their London nanny cannot stay with them. You will be working in a fully staffed household and be responsible for all childcare duties related to the little girl - she is a very easy-going child on a good routine. You will be working alongside another nanny on a rota basis, she speaks English and Spanish. The family is looking for someone with a good level of English, as they are raising the children in a multi-lingual environment. PLEASE NOTE, A MORE DETAILED DESCRIPTION WILL BE GIVEN TO ALL SUCCESSFUL APPLICANTS
Job Title: Weekend Housekeeper (1 day) Location: Richmond, TW10 (10 mins walk from mainline station) Type: Part Time Permanent, Live-Out Schedule: 1 day at the weekend, either Saturday or Sunday Salary: £22 - £25 gross per hourPosition Overview: We are seeking an experienced Housekeeper to join a young family household in Richmond. This is a live-out position to work 1 day at the weekend for 8-10 hours. The property is 5 bedroom and there are 2 small children. The ideal candidate should be detail-oriented, organised, and capable of managing various housekeeping tasks efficiently. You must be child friendly as you may be asked to supervise the children from time to time. Responsibilities:Housekeeping: Perform cleaning and tidying tasks to maintain a clean and organised home environment.Laundry and Ironing: Responsible for washing, ironing, and folding clothes and linensErrands: Run any errands asked (groceries, post office etc)Cooking: No cooking required, but helpful nature to and assist with basic meal preparation and cooking when needed.Communication: Maintain good communication skills in English, both written (WhatsApp, etc.) and verbal, to effectively coordinate tasks and responsibilities.Qualifications:Previous experience in housekeeping, ideally in a similar household with young children.A friendly and caring attitude towards children is essential.Flexible and hardworking nature.A high attention to detail.Must be reliable, trustworthy, and respectful of privacy.
Full Time Chef
Location: Holland Park, London international travels
Principals: 2 adults ( occasionally their adult children or guests)
Cuisine: Mostly vegan / plant-based diet, Gluten free
Salary: £50K gross per annum
Driving licence essential
Busy Principals living in Holland Park are looking for an experienced chef to join them and provide quality daily meals. They mostly follow a plant-based diet, gluten-free, with very occasional healthy chicken and/or fish meals. They love Mediterranean Greek style food and flavours using lots of fresh and varied ingredients. They are looking for someone with a passion for healthy and clean eating, and experience travelling in their previous roles. Sourcing and the best ingredients and cooking fresh, simple meals daily in a family-style presentation.
The clients house in the South of France (where they will spend up to 3 months over the course of the year), as well as occasionally renting property in Europe for an annual family ski trip and 7-10 days villa rentals in the summer, they would like the chef to accompany them on trips for 10-14 days at a time.
The chef will work approximately 9am-6pm Monday to Friday, preparing lunch and dinner but will not be expected to stay and serve meals. Time will need to be allocated for menu planning and grocery ordering / shopping. There will be very occasional weekends for parties and events, though you will mostly need to have things ready in the fridge for them.
The ideal chef will be looking to make a long-term commitment and enjoy working in a small household. The kitchen is the "heart" of the house so the family spend time working and socialising in the kitchen during the day, as the chef you will understand the privilege and challenges of working in a family setting and have the utmost discretion and a friendly but calm personality.
The role is to start in November 2023, though they are happy to wait for the right person.
*please note we cannot guarantee a response to every application*