Domestic Couple in Northwood, London

£60,000 - £60,000
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Celia Harmston Private Household & Childcare Consultant

Job Description

Domestic Couple
Northwood, HA6
£60,000 gross per annum
Wednesday – Sunday and half day on Monday, 07:30 – 19:00 (1.5 hours’ worth of breaks during the day)
Immediate start date

Family of 5 (4 adults and 1 child) looking for a domestic couple to assist in looking after and maintaining their 7-bedroom property in Northwood, London. This role requires a Housekeeper/Cook and a Driver all-rounder with a flexible and welcoming approach for a busy household. The role comes with a separate one-bedroom flatlet with a lovely open plan feel with a high-end finish. 
 
Duties
Housekeeper/Cook
•    Washing and ironing and know all the various temperatures washing
•    Bedroom management – wardrobes, turning beds, changing beds, washing/ironing etc.
•    Wardrobe management and packing and unpacking for child (2.5y) and family
•    Confident cook and open to learning new cuisines and Indian food would be a huge advantage. 
•    Good knowledge of Juicing and making fresh juices
•    Managing Kitchen, re-stocking, shopping
•    Arrange dinner parties, menu, drinks etc.
•    Welcome guests and prepare dinner for small or larger parties
 
Driver/All-rounder 
•    Driving
•    Clean cars/Jet wash external areas
•    Facilitate gardener and House maintenance and managing contractors.
•    Manage deliveries and errands
•    Organise storage and household items, manage the smooth running of all Plant and call outs when  needed
•    Assisting the housekeeper with serving/welcome guests, organising parties
•    Hands on with heavy duty cleaning in conjunction with the housekeeper
 
Candidate requirements
The ideal couple for this role will have proven experience working together within private households in a similar role. Child friendly with a flexible, adaptable approach. The family like to entertain so those with a strong service orientated approach, attention to detail and flexibility are encouraged to apply. Good IT and organisational skills are a must.
DBS check required