Live in Housekeeper/Nanny Sought for Busy Family in Belgravia - London

Housekeeper
Ref: 800 Date Posted: Monday 12 Oct 2020
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A busy family, based in Belgravia, London, SW1X are looking to hire a full time live-in Housekeeper/Nanny to help them look after their home and also assist with childcare for their two children.

Package Offered

  • £38,000 - £60,000 gross per year.
  • Private accommodation within the family home
  • Working 5 days per week

Family Background

The family live in a well-appointed property in Belgravia, London. They have two children - twin boy and girl aged 7 months old, and are looking for a Housekeeper/Nanny to assist with both the housework and childcare. The family are active and busy, and have a nanny and a housekeeper who work in the property during the week.  They have two dogs, one large and small, both very friendly.  The household is busy, and they are now looking for additional support to help with both the childcare and the housework on a day to day basis.

Duties

Your daily schedule would include both childcare and housework – the split will be about 60% housekeeping and 40% childcare.  You will be responsible for all of the housework of the property including washing, ironing, and daily upkeep cleaning of the property. You would not be solely in charge of deep cleaning - but would be expected to do so whenever required.  Watching the children and assisting with all childcare related duties, creating fun activities for them to do and assisting with morning and night time routines. This role is a mixture of sole charge and shared care with the mum.  You should be pet friendly.  Most importantly you should be flexible, a good team player and happy to adjust to the needs of the daily household duties.  Some babysitting when required.  An all-rounder is key for this role.  There will be travel with this role - so you should be happy to travel when required - and you should have a valid passport which allows you to travel.

Location/Accommodation

The family home is located in Belgravia, London, SW1X. This is a live in role and you will be provided with private accommodation in the family home with your own bathroom and kitchenette.  The house is large so you will have your own space and privacy.

Days/Hours

  • Working 5 days per week, to include the weekend.  With two days off per week (during the week).
  • 12 midday - 9pm each day, with regular breaks during the day.
  • Overtime and additional hours worked will be paid in overtime or time off in lieu.

Languages

You must speak an excellent level of English.

Special Skills

You must have professional housekeeper/housekeeper experience in private households and be confident in looking after little ones as the twins are only 7 months.  You should be confident with this age range.

Interview/Start date

The family are looking to interview now for someone to start ASAP.  We are recruiting safely within the COVID-19 guidelines.