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Live in Part Time Housekeeper for Elderly Gentleman - Cornwall

Ref: 186 Date Posted: Wednesday 17 May 2017
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A single gentleman aged 75 is looking for a live in housekeeper/cook to work for him on a part time basis (accommodation will be provided full time).


The lovely, kind and warm older gentleman lives alone in a beautiful part of the world.  The most southern tip of the UK, with stunning scenery and fresh sea air.  He is fit, healthy and able to drive and get around with no issue, however he would like to have some additional support each week with the housework and cooking duties.  


You will be in charge of all the housekeeping and cleaning, laundry and ironing. You do not need to drive, but if you do, then access to a manual car to run errands or use will be given to you.  There are no specific care duties at this time, but if they were to ever develop in the future it would be good to be open to this, but at this stage the focus is on housekeeping the 2 bedroom property, and cooking for the evening meals.  


This is a live in role, you will be provided with a 1 bedroom room on the top floor.  


Monday to Friday, 20 hours a week.  Outside of these hours you are flexible to go and find other local housekeeping work or part time work and the gentleman is happy to help connect you with the local community.  He is flexible with how the hours are spread across the week.


You should speak a good level of English.

Special Skills 

You should be looking for a long term role.

Package Offered

£120net a week / £6,240 gross a year

  • Accommodation (with all bills, heating, water, electricity included)
  • All food included
  • Wifi, TV
  • Use of car if you can drive

Interview/Start date 

Interviews are happening now with a start ASAP.