Housekeeper Sought for Family near Milton Hill - Oxfordshire

Housekeeper
Ref: 964 Date Posted: Tuesday 01 Jun 2021
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A lovely family of three based near Milton Hill, Oxfordshire, OX13, are looking for a new long-term live out part-time housekeeper to join their family home.

Package Offered

  • £14 - 18 gross per hour depending on experience
  • £336 - £432 gross per hour.
  • Working Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday
  • 6 hours a day (24 hours a week)
  • Flexible to do some more hours if agreed in advance (and you can work them)
  • The family are flexible on the actual hours you start and finish work.

Family Background

A professional working family of three, based near Milton Hill, Oxfordshire, with one beautiful daughter aged 7, two cocker spaniels and 5 horses are looking for a new long-term housekeeper to join their 5-bedroom family home. The family currently employs a long term-cleaner of 8 years who cleans the house once a week. You must be happy to be around dogs.  If you have any experience or like horses, this is a bonus, but not required!

Duties

You should be confident with all aspects of housekeeping and be able to clean and care for the home to a high standard, with great attention to detail. You will be responsible for the daily and deep cleaning of the household and ensure it is always tidy and presentable. Making beds, cleaning bathrooms and all areas of the house. You will also be responsible for laundry, ironing, and ensuring that the home is generally well presented and cared for. 

You should understand that family life is busy. The mum runs a PR agency so you should be willing to do errands and house management around the daily duties of the household. You should be happy to help out with doing the shopping, trips to the post office, lifts to the station and collecting the daughter from school. If you enjoy cooking and can help mum in the kitchen this is a bonus.

Location

The family live near Milton Hill, Oxfordshire, OX13.  This is a live-out role.  You should be able to easily commute to the property.  They live close to the main station, but if you have a car and drive this would be a bonus.

Days/Hours

  • Working Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday
  • 6 hours a day (24 hours a week)
  • The family are flexible on the hours you work on these days.

Languages

You must speak a good level of English to communicate with the family.

Special Skills

You must be highly organised and have great attention to detail in relation to housekeeping. You must be happy to be around dogs.  If you have any experience with horses this is a bonus, but not required.

Interview/Start date

The family are interviewing now for the right person to start ASAP. We are recruiting safely within the COVID-19 regulations