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Laundress/Housekeeper - St James Park

£30,000 - £32,000

Job Descriptions

Live Out Laundress/Housekeeper for HNW client in Central London SW1A. ASAP Start.

 

Looking for a top notch candidate who is experienced as a housekeeper but also as a laundress. Ideally with some hotel experience as the level of laundry expected is to a very high standard.

You will be live out working 5 days a week (although these days will not necessarily be consecutive and they may include weekend days) so you will be to be flexible. Hours are 8am – 4pm.  

There are 3 other housekeepers/ladies maids who work on a rota., plus house manager, security, PA’s etc.

 

Duties will include:

  • Professional laundress; washing, steaming, mending clothes, ironing clothing and linens as needed
  • Organising all household laundry, folding and putting away
  • Washing and ironing staff uniforms
  • Clothes care and wardrobe management
  • Garment sewing, mending, alterations and repairs
  • Critical eye for detail
  • Ensuring all areas of the house are kept spotless and well organised at all times
  • Care of antiques, artwork, fine fabrics and finishes
  • Maintaining general cleanliness in service areas and stock rooms
  • Vacuuming, polishing, mopping floors, refreshing flowers, watering houseplants and general tidying of all rooms, stairwells and corridors
  • They will work on a schedule to clean the entire house (6 floors of which they will be responsible for cleaning 4) throughout the week.
  • Front of house duties including cloakroom, meeting, greeting and directing guests, contractors and tradesmen
  • Furniture and room adjustments to principal’s preferences

 

Salary around £30,000.

 

Due to the volume of responses, we cannot guarantee a reply for each and every application, but your details will be kept on file and we look forward to assisting with your career in the near future.