Leaman Consulting can help with all your Private Household staffing requests, including searches for a Housekeeper, Chef, Chauffeur, Houseman/Handyman, Estate Couple, House Manager, Butler and more. With an outstanding reputation, we fully understand the importance of finding our clients the right candidate to become part of their home.

We Can Help With

  • Housekeepers 
  • Head / Senior Housekeepers
  • Butlers / Houseman 
  • Private Chef 
  • Chauffeurs / Driver
  • Domestic Couples 
  • House Manager
  • Estate Manager
  • Childcare & Education Services

The skills, knowledge and experience of all the above will depends on the clients individual needs & size of household.

Meet the consultant

Celia Harmston

Celia Harmston

Head of Private Households & Estates

Meet Celia, the expert behind Leaman Consulting’s Private Household & Estates Desk. With a degree in Primary Education and over 10 years’ experience within the industry she has a deep understanding of candidate quality in private residences. Her caring and professional approach ensures the right fit for you or your principal, whether you need a Housekeeper, Estate/House Manager, Butler, Driver, Chef or Domestic Couple.

Celia is experienced with adhoc roles and welcomes any staffing enquiries – your perfect candidates is just a conversation away.

For a confidential discussion of your needs, you can contact Celia direct at celia@leamanconsulting.com or by calling 020 3006 7888.

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"Margaux from Leamans helped us find a maternity nurse according to our expectations (high) in a very short time, which was incredible considering we were running out of time before the baby arrived. Margaux was super efficient and professional and listened to our feedback every time. Cannot recommend enough!"

Mrs A, Executive Assistant to UHNW client, UK/USA

"I highly recommend partnering with Emma & the Leaman Consulting team for any Executive Assistant search. The quality of candidates is top-notch, and beyond that, it is clear that Leaman Consulting is in the business of building and developing long-term relationships. They’re kind professionals who know how to execute a search well from start to finish!"

HR Manager, Institutional Venture Partners (IVP)

"I have worked with Celia Harmston and the Leaman Consulting team for quite a considerable length of time, and they have always exceeded my expectations. Celia is professional, efficient, personable and genuinely caring offering a bespoke level of service. She has got to know me extremely well over the years and always goes way and beyond to listen, engage and understand. Focussing on only providing the highest calibre of candidates pertaining to specific roles both corporate and private office. Celia's extensive experience is second to none and I cannot recommend her highly enough."

Chief of Staff for UHNW Principal in London