Part Time Housekeeper Sought for Family in Knightsbridge - London

Housekeeper
Ref: 970 Date Posted: Wednesday 02 Jun 2021
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An American family who are relocating to Knightsbridge, London, SW7 are now looking for a part-time housekeeper to join their family home.  

Package Offered
  • £16 - 20 gross per hour depending on experience
  • Two half-days visits 
  • Flexible on which days worked. 
  • 10 hours per week (split over two visits)
Family Background
A professional family of four, with two children aged 2.5 years old and 5 years old, are relocating to the UK, to central London, Knightsbridge, SW1.  The father is a CEO, and the mother is a busy individual, and they have two intelligent and warm children.  They have a stunning new home in Knightsbridge where they will be living, and the family will be arriving in July.  The family travel regularly, and they will have a full-time nanny to care for their children, but they need a housekeeper to care for the duties in the house.  They have no pets.

Duties
You should be confident with all aspects of housekeeping and be able to clean and care for the home to a high standard. You will be in charge of the daily and deep cleaning of the five-floor household and ensure it is always tidy and presentable.

You will be responsible for the weekly deep cleaning of the bathrooms, kitchens and all areas of the house. Having a good eye for detail, making sure the windows are clean and smudge-free (from the little one's hands!) and ensuring that all the rooms look great and tidy each day.   

You should be confident with laundry and ironing and happy to change and make the beds. You should be confident with specialist clothing and wardrobe management.  You should be warm and friendly and have a 'can-do' attitude.  Willing to be a lovely part of the household staff and be committed for a long-term position.  When the family travel, your duties will continue to deep clean and organize cupboard and make sure the home is ready for the families return.   

Location
This is a live-out role in Knightsbridge, London, SW1. You should be within an easily commutable distance to apply. 

Days/Hours
  • Working two half days
  • Flexible on which days worked
  • 10 hour split over two visits per week.
Languages
You should speak a good level of English to communicate with the family and nanny.

Special Skills
You should be experienced at housekeeping and have an excellent eye for detail.

Start Date
The father has already secured the property in Knightsbridge, and the family are arriving at the start of July, so interviews are taking place now remotely for start at the beginning of July.  We are recruiting safely within the COVID-19 guidelines.