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Full-Time Housekeeper for HNW Household in Chelsea, ASAP start

Full-Time Housekeeper for HNW Household in Chelsea, ASAP start

Family based in Chelsea are looking for a F/T Housekeeper to join their large household team on a live out basis. Ideally you will have 5 years housekeeping experience within private households or luxury London hotels.

You will be supporting the Housekeeping Team in all aspects of service and in maintaining standards throughout the house. Reporting to the House Manager. You will have experience working in UHNW households and understand the level of service required to ensure the home is ran smoothly and spotlessly.

We are looking for an experienced and reliable Housekeeper with a high detail orientation and a willingness to go the extra mile to deliver exceptional service. The pivotal aspect of the role is to ensure the smooth and efficient running of the principal’s household in the UK. You must be a team player alongside all other departments ensuring efficiency and high morale throughout the household.

The family are in the UK for a few weeks at a time. When the family are in residence it will be full-on, but when they’re away it will be substantially less hours.

Your duties will include but not be limited to:

  • General housekeeping and thorough house cleaning, including use and upkeep of electrical appliances
  • Dusting and polishing furniture and fixtures, including silverware, antiques and tableware/cutlery
  • Cleaning and sanitising toilets, showers/bathtubs, countertops, and sinks
  • Maintaining a clean and sanitary kitchen area
  • Making beds and changing linens
  • Washing windows
  • Vacuuming and cleaning carpets and rugs
  • Laundering and ironing the household clothing including dry cleaning runs and wardrobes/cupboards organisation
  • Rotating seasonal clothing and organising closets
  • Preparing meals and snacks when family members are in residence
  • Basic garden upkeep and flower arrangements
  • Shopping and running errands, and ordering supplies with the house manager before they run out
  • Help in handling incoming and outgoing correspondence
  • Maintaining inventories
  • Greeting guests

In addition, the Housekeeper should possess the following attributes:

  • Ability to demonstrate discretion at all times
  • Proactive and able to work on own initiative
  • Flexible and versatile, should have the willingness to do whatever is expected of them and not say ‘no’ to anything
  • Thorough attention to detail
  • Good communication skills

Hours: 55- 60 a week on a 5-day rota, to include some weekend work.

Salary: approx. £40-50,000 per annum DOE.

If you’re interested, please send your updated CV

Types

Household Staff

Housekeeper

Location

London

Salary Offered

£40,000-£50,000 per annum

Driving Required

No

Job Reference

112-EF

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