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Live-out OR Live-in Housekeeper Wanted for Private Estate in Northumberland – Start ASAP

We are seeking an experienced and detail-orientated housekeeper to look after a HNW family based in Northumberland.

The client has two daughters in their teens at boarding school so they are only in residence during school holidays otherwise, two young boys aged 8 and 10 and two adults live at the property full-time. The family also have one dog, so someone who enjoys caring for animals is a big bonus. Other staff on the estate include an Estate Manager, two gardeners and a PA.

The duties and responsibilities will include:

  1. Traditional Housekeeping such as vacuuming, mopping, dusting, cleaning bedrooms and bathrooms as well as deep cleaning
  2. Laundry, ironing and dealing with delicates
  3. Polishing silver
  4. Caring for designer antiques
  5. On the odd occasion cook an evening meal for the family when required, ideally well-balanced meals that can be enjoyed by all
  6. Dealing with contractors
  7. Reporting anything broken within the home

The ideal candidate will be meticulous, have previous private household experience and be a friendly face to have around the home.

Please see a summary of the key terms below:

  1. Start: ASAP
  2. Location: Northumberland
  3. Hours: Approx. 40 hours per week (flexible around the family’s schedule)
  4. Accommodation: 2 bedroom cottage
  5. Salary: £40,00 to £45,000 gpa (depending on experience)

If you are interested in applying for this position, please get in touch with your updated CV.


Household Staff



Rest of UK

Dates Required


Salary Offered

£40000 - £45000

Driving Required


Job Reference

3036 – AM

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