Our new Client, living in one of the finest parts of England, Hampstead, is looking for a full time experienced housekeeper to clean their cosy cottage like home. There is a family of 4 adults (parents + 2 grown up daughters) and 3 friendly Cocker Spaniels living in the property.
The successful candidate will need to maintain the upkeep of the property making sure that all areas are clean and tidy during the working week. You can be asked to help with cooking dinners but specifically the family usually entertain on Fridays, thus working hours on Friday will be flexible and occasionally you may finish late. You will also be required to look after 3 dogs by walking them, cleaning their bedding, feeding them and brushing their paws after a walk. When the family travels on vacation, for example this Christmas you will be required to stay at the property in order to look after the pets.
We are looking for a pedantic person with responsible attitude who truly enjoys their job as a private domestic housekeeper.
Type: Full time, Live In, Permanent
Working days: Monday - Friday (5 days / week)
Working hours: 9am - 8pm, Flexible hours on Friday
Driving Licence: Bonus
Starting date: ASAP
The Candidate must be experienced, pedantic, flexible with 'sleeves up' attitude.
Proven private housekeeping care experience with references
High standards of cleanliness
Pedantic about his/her work
A housekeeper job may include housework duties:
Kitchen cleaning, (eg, wiping down surfaces and white goods, loading the dish washer, washing some items by hand, checking use by dates)
Keeping the general areas clean and tidy (eg. returning misplaced items, emptying the bins, dusting, wiping away marks, watering plants, dusting doors, removing finger prints from likely areas)
Keeping bedrooms clean and tidy (eg. changing of the bed linens, taking away dirty laundry, dusting, replacing water and toiletries)
Taking care of the laundry (eg, washing, ironing, steaming, hand washing, sorting, sawing etc..)
Cleaning of upholstery (eg. hoovering, leather cleaning, steam cleaning, wiping )
Cleaning of the carpets and floors (eg. hoovering, vacuuming, wet washing/mopping, solvent cleaning, wiping down skirting boards etc..)
Taking stock check of pantry and useable items
Cleaning windows on the inside
Walking and taking care of dogs
If you are personally interested in the vacancy or are aware of another potential candidate who may be interested in such a vacancy, please apply via the website or email
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