Domestic Couple for VIP family in Surrey KT22

£57,000 - £60,000
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Celia Harmston Private Household & Childcare Consultant

Job Description

Lovely young family living in Leatherhead in Surrey are looking for a dynamic, discrete and hardworking couple to run the house. This is a live in role working Wednesday - Sunday with Mondays and Tuesdays as your days off. The accommodation is a self-contained 1 bed flat above the garages in the grounds.

For this role it is essential you have worked in a similar role as a couple for a family with young children.

 

This is a varied role and a great opportunity to work with a down to earth family. Their previous couple was with them for 6 years.

 

Duties will include but not be limited to:

 

- Management of the garden and grounds

- Upkeep of the lawns, weeding, plants

- Maintaining the swimming pool

- Ensuring the children's outdoor play area is clean and safe

- Driving the children to school and clubs

- Up keep and valet of cars (including classic and super cars)

- Running family errands such as post office, dry cleaning, groceries

- General DIY and Handyman duties

 

- All housekeeping and laundry (assisted by a part time cleaner) The house is 7 bed, 7 bath.

- Helping with the children at meal times and evening times (ages 2 - 10 years old)

- Keen eye for detail and ensuring the house is kept spotless at all times

- Liaising with the principal to see what is required

 

Candidate requirements:

 

- Previous experience working as a couple in a similar role

- Must have experience with children

- Happy to travel for up to 6 weeks to the families second home in Portugal where you will replicate your UK role there

- Hands on attitude, enjoys a busy family home

- Clean driving licences

- Must love animals (the family have 2 dogs and 3 cats!)

 

Starting ASAP

Salary up to £60,000 for the right couple

Location: Leatherhead, Surrey KT22

 

*Please note we cannot guarantee a response to every application*