by Nick • Beckenham
We are looking for a house keeper to work in a busy household with 4 cats on a full / part time basis across 5-6 days a week. Applicant must have a valid DBS and valid driving license. Main property is located in Beckenham, BR3. Hours and pay will be discussed with the successful applicant.
Duties will include
• Bed changing
• Some cooking
• General housekeeping and tidying
• Making tea for visitors
• Also cleaning at various other properties in the local area
by Marta • Tonbridge
A lovely family of 5 are looking for an experienced Housekeeper / Cook to join their busy family estate. The property is situated in the Tonbridge area, formal gardens surround the beautiful 7 bedroom house.
They are looking for a caring and hands on housekeeper who takes pride in their work and can keep the house to a high standard. Someone who enjoyes cooking and can make healthy and well presented dishes for evening meals. The ideal candidate is a team player, someone with eye to detail and initiative to run with tasks.
Duties to include:
- Cleaning, laundry, ironing and delicate fabric care. There is a part-time housekeeper employee to help with this.
- Although a nanny is employed, help might be required with the kids - 5 year old boy, 14 year old girl and 16 year old girl.
- Cooking healthy meals
- Occasional weekend support if the family entertain
- Animal care – one small family dog
Driving essential - Confident driver, car provided for work purposes.
This is a Monday to Friday role, occasional weekend help may be required and days off to accommodate this will be offered during the week. The family are looking for a long term commitment and looking for you to be part of their family.
The live-in accommodation is a lovely self contained 2 bedroom house within the property, all utilities included. Partners and pets will be considered.
Salary: up to £500 gross
If you think this is the job for you, please get in contact with your CV and references.
by Lauren • Wellingborough
Hello, we live in Wellingborough NN9 and are looking for someone to help with childcare of a 12 year old and to help look after our home. Experience and references are a plus. Responsibilities include: Helping with homework, cleaning duties, accepting shopping delivery, Ironing, cooking and Laundry.
4 days per week- 4-7pm.
Would probably suit a university student or someone else after flexible or part time hours.
We’d like someone fun and trustworthy who’s good with children and can tolerate noisy children!
We have a large golden Labrador so must be an animal lover too. :)
by Hamilton Osborne • Rugby
A Child Friendly Part-Time Housekeeper is needed for a family of four in Broadwell, Warwickshire.
The family are flexible with starting time, they are happy with either a morning or an afternoon housekeeper.
Competitive pay is offered of £12 - £16 per hour and in return a professional housekeeper is required with housekeeping experience (a minimum of 3 years).
Working Hours & Days:
Monday thru Friday: Either Mornings or afternoons at 5 hours per day
General Housekeeping Duties
Laundry & Ironing
Grocery Shopping and Ad hoc errand running
Some occasional childcare
We are looking for someone:
Friendly and Outgoing
Who is a Car Driver with their own car
Who had prior Housekeeping Experience minimum 3 years
Someone who is able to invest themselves in creating a nice home environment and also become part of the family.
by Carlos • London
Looking for some extra hours of help in a family flat in Chelsea. Cleaning / Ironing. 8 hours a week would be ideal.
by Chantel • London
The Job: Washing & Ironing for a family of 6, sorting and organising clothing wardrobes and linen cupboards.
Hours: 9 - 2 pm Saturday and Sunday total 10 hours or Friday and Sunday (partially flexible)
Pay: 13 phr self-employed or PAYE(holiday and sick pay)
Experience: You must have at least 3 UK housekeeping checkable references. You must be experienced in handling large laundry loads, able to use a steam generator iron. And most importantly you are happy to iron anything efficiently and skillfully.
A Must: Strictly non-smoker, Good understanding of English, your own bank account and National insurance number.
Additional info: We have a small family dog.
No Agencies, please!
Please send a CV and or cover letter indicating your age and location
by Anna • Nottingham
looking for someone with experience of running a household, keeping on top of cleaning, laundry, cooking, someone with cooking knowledge and experience of making a meal from scratch to a decent standard, a keen eye for detail when it comes to cleaning and high standards, you must be organised and able to work off your own initiative.
Looking for someone available Monday-fri 4-6pm.
by Daniela • London
Live-in position full time job approx 45hrs week. Monday to Friday, Saturday morning and 1-2 babysitting nights a week.
Part live-in could be considered on some conditions.
We’re a nice family with a 4 year old and a baby. We’re looking for a kind lady to come help us all around with general housekeeping, cooking and helping care for the children at times.
You’d be a positive and happy person, who is very active (lots of steps up and down in the house), likes keeping busy and is really proactive at making things look nice. You’ll be conscientious, well mannered and discrete. You’re also able to work as a team with other people in the house.
You must have housekeeping experience managing a full house or similar, cooking family meals and like being around kids - experience with babies and young kids especially.
Some examples of tasks:
- Regular tidying up the house
- Laundry and clothes organising
- Dusting/wiping as needed
- Full charge of family meals: ordering food, cooking, serving and cleaning after meals
- Managing house supplies: ordering, receiving them and putting them
- Help running family errands
- Maintain the garden tidy
- Support when having house guests
- One-off deep cleaning tasks
- Support some days with school pick-up and/or drop off if needed, or arrange house play / play dates ad-hoc (we have a part time nanny as well)
- Support with kids bedtime routines some days ad-hoc. Especially when one of the parents is away.
- Evening baby-sitting once a week. Up to twice on certain weeks.
- Being an extra pair of hands for all of us around the house
You’ll have a spacious en-suite bedroom independent from the rest of the family bedrooms, with access to a separate kitchen as well. Monthly salary plus living expenses covered.
- Must speak Spanish and English. Ideally Latin-American Spanish.
- Able to travel.
- Driving license a plus. Not mandatory.
- No smoking, no drinking
- No pets
- Valid references
Start date ideally immediate, but we’re open to agree a future start date for the right person.
by Helen • London
Responsible part-time housekeeper. Must love to cook and like dogs. Cleaning, ironing, laundry and general household duties. Looking for someone efficient, energetic and cheerful. Local better.
by Denise • Manchester
It's my first job but i have experience in cleaning and take care of people.