Experienced Couple required for Country house in Hertfordshire £60K + benefits - £60K +
Reference no :SDS051
Date to start :February 2018
Salary :£60K +
Experienced Couple required for Country house in Hertfordshire £60K + benefits
Our clients are looking for a highly experienced couple to run their new home in an idyllic pretty town in Hertfordshire. The clients home has recently had extensive renovations along with the couples cottage. Car provided for work and personal use. There are frequent direct trains to Central London, or one hour's drive by car.This is a newly acquired property and role that the successful candidates can create and develop from previous experiences.The property is large and high tech, but for a majority of the time will be occupied by the principle couple only, younger family members and their families will visit periodically.You will be responsible for the daily running of the house, managing household accounts, liaising with contractors, car cleaning company and other outside tradesmen as required. Daily housekeeping, laundry co ordination, cooking, grocery shopping and driving when necessary.Non smokers only apply.If you are interested please contact me for further details or apply through the website.
Housekeeper Gardener Couple required in Gascony, South West France - Very good package subject to experience
Reference no :SDS 043
Date to start :ASAP
Salary :Very good package subject to experience
Housekeeper Gardener Couple required in Gascony, South West France
Very good package subject to experience
Our English speaking clients are looking for an experienced couple to look after a large 800 acre estate in France. The family are in residence for approximately 3 months of the year. It is a working organic status farm and homes around 12 horses.You would be expected to be good team players as the estate is well staffed and largely depends on flexibility.Housekeeper duties to include - cleaning, laundry, occasional cooking and preparing for family visits.Gardener duties to include - swimming pool and maintenance of tennis court, pick up and drop off from airports and stations, horse and dog care when required.Some basic French would be useful.Generally to have an energetic and enthusiastic disposition, warmth and motivation. Contact us for more information about this fantastic role.
Experienced Couple required for home in Cannes, France - Very good package
Reference no :SDS 041
Date to start :July - asap
Salary :Very good package
Experienced Couple required for home in Cannes, France
Very good package
July - asap
This is a fantastic full time opportunity for an experienced professional couple to manage a holiday home in Cannes, France. The principle will be in residence for approximately 6 months of the year. Accommodation with a separate entrance from the main house is provided along with all paid utilities. Duties to include maintaining up to date Household inventory & accounts. Cleaning, washing, ironing, some cooking & errands. Dealing with outside contractors, managing the property inside and out to a very high standard, able to manage other staff as required. Knowledge of swimming pool maintenance. Successful candidates must be well presented, professional, discreet, honest & reliable. French speaking would be an advantage. Full clean driver’s license is required as there will be some driving. Very good salary on offer.
Superb Couples Position required for Beautiful Country House in Oxfordshire - Excellent salary for right candidates
Reference no :SDS 040
Date to start :ASAP
Salary :Excellent salary for right candidates
Superb Couples Position required for Beautiful Country House in Oxfordshire
Excellent salary for right candidates
The picturesque estate is situated in a small hamlet near Faringdon As this is primarily a holiday and weekend home you would be required to work most weekends and holidays with two consecutive days off during the week. The family consist of five adults and two small children. The Position is live in with a generous two bedroom accommodation on the top floor separated from the rest of the house. It is newly renovated and furnished with stunning views over the parkland. Working hours are 8 am to 6 pm with an hours lunch break but you must excercise flexibility at the weekends taking any down time during the week. There is also the possibility of some weekends off. Full clean driver’s license necessary.You must love animals as there are two dogs and a cat to look after. Must be fluent in English and have excellent communication skills. Must be well presented. Must be extremely well organised as the house requires meticulous attention to detail. Main Job Tasks and ResponsibilitiesLiaising with one full time cleaner to maintain the home to very high standards of cleanliness. Responsible for Household inventory. Wardrobe management. Washing and ironing. Assisting in the kitchen, table setting, and clearing up when necessary. Maintaining of appliances to keep them running in perfect condition. Running errands for the household. Maintaining basic level of household products and basic food requirements. Driving. Maintaining the exterior of the property. Managing household accounts.
Estate Management Couple required for large family home, Isle Of Man - Excellent salary depending on experience.
Reference no :SDS 038
Date to start :June 2016
Salary :Excellent salary depending on experience.
Estate Management Couple required for large family home, Isle Of Man
Excellent salary depending on experience.
We have been asked to find a professional Estate Management Couple for a large Family house located on the beautiful Isle of Man. The Household consists of two adults and two older children (15 and 12) set in ten and a half acres of picturesque landscaped gardens including a lake and walled garden. The Couple will be responsible for the day to day running of the household, gardening and maintenance. Usual Housekeeping duties to include, cleaning, laundry, ironing, shopping, running errands, dealing with contractors. Formal gardening and all maintenance duties to be carried out on the property and its grounds. Would suit a highly organised and efficient couple in their duties. This is a full time, live in permanent position and would be great for a couple seeking a long term role. Offered with the role is a brand new and separate two bedroom cottage set within the grounds, with all utilities included. Both bedrooms are ensuite. A car is also available for the couple to use. Offering top salary for the right couple. To start middle to end of June. Normal working hours Monday to Friday with some flexibility required.
Couple required to manage a large farmhouse on the island of Ibiza - Competitive salary depending on experience.
Location :Ibiza, Balearic islands
Reference no :SDS 033
Date to start :ASAP
Salary :Competitive salary depending on experience.
Couple required to manage a large farmhouse on the island of Ibiza
Ibiza, Balearic islands
Competitive salary depending on experience.
We are looking for an experienced mature minded couple to run a fantastic farmhouse on the beautiful island of Ibiza. The secluded property is tucked away from the main Island activities so competent drivers are required. General role is for a housekeeper & driver gardener Couples duties will include, Housekeeper. housekeeping & managing other staff, responsible for the upkeep of the property, a competent cook who is happy to cook & help serve to a high standard for maximum of 30 guests with outside assistance when necessary. Shopping & sourcing other items. Laundry. Driver / Gardener Maintenance and upkeep of the property, large garden & pool area. Also driving duties to various parts of the island, airport, restaurants & supermarkets etc. Animal friendly person required to look after dogs, cats & donkeys. To assist with other housekeeping duties as required. This is a busy informal role, the house is used regularly by the owners, NOTE this is not a holiday home, this is for a permanent position, the principles are looking for a couple who want to commit long term. Experienced professionals will only be considered for this opportunity, you will need to be flexible when the principles are in residence, and take accrued time off in lieu when available. Spanish speaking would be an advantage. In return you will be provided with comfortable separate accommodation on the grounds, own car for work & personal use, very good salary depending on your experience, and a beautiful island to enjoy.
Household couple required in Hungerford, Berkshire for high profile client. - Competitive salary depending on experience
Reference no :SDS 025
Date to start :October 2015
Salary :Competitive salary depending on experience
Household couple required in Hungerford, Berkshire for high profile client.
Competitive salary depending on experience
Household couple required in Hungerford, Berkshire for high profile client. A superb position for highly experience professional couple in the beautiful area of Hungerford, Berkshire.The position requires a professional couple to manage a new property, duties to include housekeeping, cooking and babysitting, maintenance, driving and gardening. The family have 2 small children, they have a nanny although some babysitting will be required at times.You in turn will be provided with a very nice apartment on the grounds with separate entrance, all bills, sky / cable TV, use of a car, and an attractive salary depending on experience.Contact Simply Domestic Staff for a thorough brief of the individual duties and more information.
Estate Management Couple Required For Large Property In Devon - Competetive salary depending on experience
Location :Borders of National Park.
Reference no :SDS 010
Date to start :August 2015
Salary :Competetive salary depending on experience
Estate Management Couple Required For Large Property In Devon
Borders of National Park.
Competetive salary depending on experience
We are looking to recruit an Estate Management Couple For Large Devon Property on the border of a National Park.The Estate is secluded and has several acres of practical gardens. The rest of the land is mostly woodland and managed separately.The couples main focus will be the farmhouse and gardens. You will be responsible for the daily running of the property, gardening duties. There are 2 housekeepers currently that have been with the family for many years.Some cooking required, family errands, dealing with contractors and maintaining household accounts, extensive wine cellar & caring for pets.This is a great opportunity for an energetic couple in a lovely part of the West Country.You will be provided with a beautiful 3 bedroom cottage within the grounds.