ago49 days ago
WANTED LIVE-IN HOUSEKEEPER/AU PAIR for busy family in Yarmouth, Isle of Wight - to keep the large house immaculate and help with entertaining and hosting guests. Successful applicant must be hard working, reliable and capable of working on their own initiative. Up to 45 hours per week with ability to be flexible to meet needs of family, including weekends and travel to mainland. Job applicants must have similar experience of working as a housekeeper/au pair in a privately owned large house.
Laundry, ironing, cleaning, polishing, vacuuming, emptying fire grates/wood burners, managing waste (including separation of recyclable waste), making up beds and changing linens as required, cooking (depending on skills and ability/willingness) - occasional events/entertaining is a minimum, shopping, managing larder and fridge, feeding and looking after animals (cats and visiting wildlife), arranging domestic repairs and replacements, running errands.
Deliver to a high standard, ability to work flexible hours including being available at short notice, weekends and/or travel to mainland to meet needs of the household. Accommodation in central Yarmouth and use of car included as part of the remuneration package.
Skills: Excellent customer service & relationship skills, communication (verbal & listening), attention to detail, organised, flexible, reliable.