Private Housekeeper/Cook

7 days left

Horsham, West Sussex
£35,000 per annum
25 Dec 2020
22 Jan 2021
Contract Type
Full Time

Our Client has a beautiful house based in West Sussex. We have been asked to find them a professional housekeeper who can work to a high standard, working in a team of 2 other housekeepers and reporting to the Head Housekeeper.

The ideal Private Housekeeper/Cook will have experience of working within Private Households, Luxury 5-star Hotels and or Super Yachts working to very high standards. The house is a modern property, and the owners expect a high level of cleaning & service. We are looking for a well presented, fluent English speaker with real attention to detail.

You will need to have your own transport due to the location of the house.

  • £35,000 per year depending on experience with the chance to increase after a successful probation period
  • Working every other weekend
  • Nice working hours
  • Pension Scheme
  • Great family to work for

  • Providing top level cleaning, laundry and linen service;
  • You will need to cook for the family of 4 when the Head Housekeeper is off which will be 2 days per week.
  • Sweeping, scrubbing, mopping and polishing floors;
  • Dusting and polishing furniture and fittings;
  • You will need to drive due to the location of the house
  • Tiding up rooms and Vacuuming;
  • Cleaning bathroom and toilet facilities (like wash basins, mirrors, tubs and showers);
  • Emptying and loading the dishwasher;
  • Washing dishes and cleaning kitchen according to agreed hygiene standards;
  • Washing windows as scheduled;
  • Sorting dirty laundry, changing bed linen, loading and unloading the washing machine and tumble dryer;
  • Ironing and pressing clothing and linen;
  • Emptying and cleaning trash containers;
  • Maintaining all cleaning equipment and materials in a safe and sanitary working condition;
  • Polishing silverware;
  • Ensuring confidentiality and security of guest rooms.
  • Ensuring the property is appropriately secured;
  • You are required to adhere to the highest standards of professionalism, courtesy, reliability and personal appearance at all times.
  • Please note - this will be for a February trial/start date due to the family being out of the country until then.

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