Live In Housekeeper Sought for Private Home near Warsaw, Poland

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A professional couple near Warsaw, Poland, are looking for a Polish speaking Live In Housekeeper to work in their home. You must have a driving licence to apply for this position. This is a live in role.

Package Offered

  • £35,000 – £40,000 gross per year depending on experience
  • An apartment will be provided with a separate entrance and parking space
  • A car will be provided for work use

Client Background

A busy professional couple are looking for a new live in housekeeper for their home near Warsaw in Poland. The husband is busy with work and travels much of the time, often visiting the USA, London, and beyond. They also have multiple properties overseas. The wife often works from home, so you must be discreet and respectful of this. The household is formal in nature, and when not on duty, the housekeeper will not be required to be on the main property and grounds, so should be cautious to keep to themselves. The couple live in a stunning 4 bedroom, 4.5 bathroom home, surrounded by significant open land and a very large forest. The family also has a guest house on the estate which is fitted with a spa, sauna, and cinema room, as well as guest accommodation. The home is decorated with luxury furnishings and décor, including marble and wood flooring. You must be happy around pets as the couple has 4 beloved dogs (Samoyed & Cana Corso), they are friendly and well trained. 

Duties

Our clients are looking for a discreet, honest, and respectful housekeeper to manage their lovely home. They really value integrity, flexibility, and a hardworking attitude. The successful candidate will have a positive and can-do attitude. You will oversee the upkeep of the home and ensure everything runs smoothly.

You should be confident with all daily housekeeping duties and be able to clean and care for the home to a high standard. You will be responsible for the upkeep of the household and ensure it is clean, tidy, and presentable. Duties include all housekeeping tasks such as laundry, ironing, changing linens and towels, unpacking the groceries, floor care such as mopping and vacuuming, watering house plants, and ensuring that the home is clean, tidy, organised, and well presented. The home has many luxury features, so it is important that you feel confident in handling fine furnishings and delicate items, including clothing and fabrics. 

The successful candidate must be happy to undertake some house management duties such as arranging contractors and running errands to the city (the home is located a 30 minute drive away). Occasional driving for the wife around local area and city, and for shopping for food and household needs, as well as keeping vehicles clean and well maintained.

The gentleman of the house often travels, and the lady regularly eats out, on occasion you may be asked to cook for the couple.

When both principals are traveling, you must be happy to stay home and care for the dogs (walking, feeding, and caring for their needs) and house sit. 

Location/Accommodation

The couple lives near Warsaw, Poland. A separate one bedroom apartment with private entrance and parking will be provided. Due to size limitations, there is no room for partners, dependents, or pets. 

Days/Hours

  • Working 45 hours per week, from Monday - Friday
  • Generally working from 9am-6pm
  • All working hours are somewhat flexible, any changes and/or overtime will be agreed in advance
  • Overtime worked will either be given as time in lieu or paid

Languages

You must speak a good level of English and Polish to communicate with the principals.

Special Skills

You should be an experienced housekeeper. You must be highly organised and have great attention to detail. You must be very discreet and respect the principal’s privacy. 

Interview/Start date

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

Permanent
Posted on: 6 January 2023
Housekeeper
Live in
£35,000 – £40,000 gross per year