Experienced Part-Time Housekeeper Sought for Family Based in Chelsea

A family based in Chelsea, London are looking for an experienced part-time housekeeper to help them care for their home. This is a live-out role so you should be able to easily commute. 

 

Package Offered

£30 - £40 gross per hour, depending on experience.

 

Family Background

The family live in a beautiful 4-bedroom property set over 5 floors and have three children, their son is 13 and away at school during term time, they also have a 1-year-old daughter and a newborn.  The family have a beloved Maltese Poodle, so you should be happy working around a friendly dog.

 

Duties

You should be highly professional and experienced as a housekeeper. You must be flexible, and reliable. 5* hotel experience would be preferable and knowledge of laundry and care of fine clothing as well as wardrobe management experience are required.
 

The day-to-day duties include:

Cleaning bathrooms, bedrooms, living room, dining room, kitchen, stairways, and other household areas

Looking after pets

Polishing silverware, dishes, glass and other items that need to be cleaned but cannot be washed in a dishwasher

Cleaning and sanitising furniture and other items that cannot be moved from their location

Dusting shelves, blinds, baseboards, ceilings, windowsills, and other surfaces in the home

Cleaning floors and carpets using steam or shampoo machines, where possible

Cleaning walls, ceiling fans, or other hard to reach places on request
 

Cleaning to the highest standard and ensuring the property is kept presentable is the primary role. After which you would be required to help with the laundry, including:

Washing, steaming and ironing, organising and storing seasonal wardrobes

Coordinating dry cleaning

Maintaining clothing and linen inventory

 

Location

The property is in Chelsea, London. This is a live-out role so you should be able to easily commute. 

 

Days/Hours

Working Monday to Friday

Working 9am - 2pm or 8:30 – 1:30

Flexibility around working hours is expected

 

Languages

An good level of English is required.

 

Special Skills

You must be highly organised and have great attention to detail. You should have a strong working knowledge of laundry and care of fine clothing. 5* hotel experience would be a bonus.

 

Interview/Start date

The client is interviewing now for the right candidate to start ASAP. 

Permanent
Posted on: 21 June 2024
Housekeeper
£30 - £40 gross per hour