Live in Housekeeper

  • Full Time
  • London, UK
  • 40000-45000 GBP / Year

Website Poppy Lane Placements

Live in Housekeeper – Belgravia, Central London

Job Opportunity: Live in Housekeeper for Single Principal Private Household in Belgravia

Role: Live-in Housekeeper
Hours: 40 hours per week
Days: 5 days
Location: Belgravia, Central London
Salary: £40,000 – £45,000 gross per annum (DOE)
Contract: Permanent
Start: Flexible

We are seeking a full-time Live in Housekeeper to work within a private household in Belgravia, Central London.

The Housekeeper will be employed by one Principal and will work 40 hours per week over 5 days. The principal resides in London for only 6 weeks annually, typically staying for 10-14 days per visit. During the principal’s residence, which is normally for 10-14 days each visit, the Housekeeper will be on-call to work daily throughout the visit.

This role offers significant downtime, during which you will independently maintain the property in readiness for the principal’s visits. The Housekeeper will collaborate with a Handyman/Driver and a Gardener to ensure smooth operation of the property.

The ideal candidate will have experience working within an UHNW private residence and should be comfortable preparing and cooking light meals for the principal as needed (no dinner parties). Additionally, the Housekeeper will travel within Europe for 1-3 weeks per year.

Duties include:

  • Full housekeeping, including regular deep cleaning
  • Care of the principal’s laundry and ironing
  • Organising dry cleaning and hand-washing delicate items
  • Accepting deliveries
  • Making beds and changing linen
  • Wardrobe management
  • Running errands and grocery shopping
  • Preparing and cooking light meals

To be eligible for this role, candidates must possess experience caring for luxury clothing and high-end wardrobes, along with previous Housekeeper experience within a UHNW private household.

The ideal candidate will be highly professional, discreet, and possess excellent communication skills.

Interviews are currently being conducted for an ASAP start.

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