Daily Assistant/junior House Manager, East Finchley 32868
Daily Assistant/Junior House Manager sought for HNW client in East Finchley, London. This role will be split between the office and their home but majority office. You will be supporting the current PA with her duties which will include diary management, calling fashion designers and enquiring, taking overseas calls and overseeing the running of the house. Fluent English speaker essential. Similar experience essential and a qualification would be a bonus. The successful candidate should be open to travelling in the future if required. Must be pet friendly. Working 5 days a week, 9.30 – 6/6.30pm but must be flexible for overtime. Competitive salary on offer dependent on experience, please state your expectation upon applying. Role to commence ASAP.
Daily Butler sought for role in Holland Park. The large property is home to a formal family of three including their 11 year old child. The property is fully staffed so experience working in a fast paced environment is essential as is being a team player. All standard butler duties including organising silverware and greeting guests. You must also be confident and professional when serving meals at the table. The role would suit a motivated and switched on candidate who will be ready to take on any last minute requests. A qualification would be a bonus. Pet care duties occasionally required for the family dog and cat. The role would suit a professional, efficient and flexible candidate looking to stay long term. Fluent English speaker essential. There are three other butlers employed on a 3 days on, 3 days off basis. Working 50 hours per week, 12 hours per day. The schedule will either be 6am-6pm or 11am-11pm. Salary on offer up to £45kgpa. Role to commence ASAP.
Daily Handyman/Driver sought for role in Holland Park. The large property is home to a formal family of three including their 11 year old child. The property is fully staffed so experience working in a fast paced environment is essential as is being a team player. All standard duties required including driving the family, grocery shopping, shopping for the child, carrying out small repairs and helping with light gardening duties. The successful candidate will have great knowledge and experience of driving in London. The role would suit a fit and energetic candidate as the role is very hands on and you may be required to move heavy objects. Pet care duties occasionally required for the family dog and cat. The family are looking for a professional, efficient and flexible candidate looking to stay long term. Fluent English speaker essential. Working 50 hours per week with 2 days off (days to be discussed). Salary on offer up to £45kgpa. Role to commence ASAP.
Daily House Manager sought for role in Holland Park. The largeproperty is home to a formal family of three including their 11 year old child. The property is fully staffed so experience working in a fast paced environment is essential as is being a team player. There is another House Manager that you will be working alongside although your duties will differ. You will be responsible for organising general house maintenance, liaising with contractors, daily operations, personal tasks and occasionally staff management. Driver preferred. Pet care duties occasionally required for the family dog and cat. The family are looking for a professional, efficient and flexible candidate looking to stay long term. Fluent English speaker essential and French bonus. Salary on offer £80kgpa+ flexible on experience. Working 50-60 hours per week, 5 days per week. Role to commence ASAP for handover with current House Manager.
Tagalog speaking Daily Housekeeper sought in Wimbledon. The five bedroom property is home to a family of four. The chosen candidate will be responsible for high end laundry, cleaning, tidying, ironing and pet duties such as walking the dogs and feeding the rabbits. The family are looking for an active and energetic candidate with previous experience dealing with high end fabrics. Cooking is not essential, but food preparation would be a bonus. Being a team player is essential as there is a live in Housekeeper, House manager and PA who help and support each other. Working hours Monday-Friday, 8-10 hours per day to suit the candidate. Salary on offer up to £689pwn/£50kgpa. Interviews to commence right away for an ASAP start
Daily Housekeeper/Nanny sought in Islington, N1. The property is home to a lovely family of four, with two young children aged 4 and 18 months. The chosen candidate will take on Housekeeping duties, including all cleaning, laundry and cooking of basic family meals (such as spaghetti bolognese). The candidate will also be responsible for some childcare duties including carrying out the nursery run. The role would suit someone who is energetic, active, warm and hardworking. The successful candidate should be open to babysitting 2 times per month (paid in addition to the basic salary). A driver is not necessary. Working hours, Monday-Friday, 10am-7pm (there can be flexibility to suit the candidate). Interviews to commence right away and the position will commence as soon as the right candidate has been found. Salary on offer £15phn/£675pwn.
Informal and generous return client of Staff of Distinction seek a long term Daily Housekeeper/PA/Cook at their weekend residence near Walnut Tree, Milton Keynes. The family travel frequently so they do not visit the property every weekend. Once a week, you will travel to their home in central London (all expenses covered by employer). The modern property in Milton Keynes has recently been fully renovated to a high standard. The principals are looking for someone who can keep the home well organised, tidy and ensure that it runs smoothly. The successful candidate will be responsible for cleaning, food shopping, precooking simple meals, laundry, general organisation and checking stock. At the London home, you will not be required to do any cleaning as there is a part time Housekeeper. There you will assist with wardrobe management, unpacking and running errands. A lovely full time Nanny (who was placed by our agency) cares for their young son. Driver essential for this role. Interviews to commence now for a December start. Working hours will be Monday – Friday between 6 to 8 hours per day to suit the candidate. Weekend hours required when the principals are in residence with two days off during the week in lieu. Salary on offer £36-£40kgpa depending on experience.
Lovely return client of Staff of Distinction is looking for a Daily Houseman in Charing Cross. You will be responsible for supporting maintenance tasks such as repairs, painting, oiling locks and replacing bulbs. You will also be required to carry out duties such as supervising contractors, supporting with light housekeeping and security tasks. The ability to take direction and work well with colleagues is essential, along with a cheerful, willing and flexible approach to their work. Must be pet friendly and happy to take on dog care duties such as walking and feeding. Confident driver with car essential due to completing ‘shuttles’. Working 8.30-5pm, 5 days a week with optional overtime. Salary negotiable on experience up to £43kgpa. On completion of probation the successful applicant will also receive a comprehensive, non-contractual, benefits package which includes: Life Assurance, Auto Pension Enrolment; a Uniform Allowance and an Annual Bonus scheme. After two years of service Private Health Care is also available. Role to commence ASAP.
Daily or Live in Nanny/Housekeeper sought near Crowborough, Sussex. Home to a family with two children ages 8 and 6, this position will primarily be sole charge but may have elements of shared. The staffed household includes a part time Housekeeper and Gardener. The successful candidate will be responsible for the school run each day, all nursery duties as well as light housekeeping/ some PA duties whilst the children are at school. The candidate will be required to manage their own time and can take their break during the day. Must be pet friendly as you will be required to walk their friendly small dog a few times a week. Driver essential and car provided whilst on duty. The role would suit a flexible, kind, sensitive and loyal candidate who is looking to secure a long term position. If living in, accommodation provided would either be a private cottage or flat. Working Hours will be Monday-Friday, 7am-7pm, with breaks during the day. Salary on offer up to £600pwn(£42,660gpa), plus dependent on experience. Interviews to commence right away for a December/January start.
Daily Or Live In Part-time Housekeeper, Wineham 32933
Daily or Live in part-time Housekeeper sought for role in Wineham, West Sussex . The property has been recently refurbished to a high standard, it is a 5 bedroom/5 bathroom family home in a quiet country setting. Home to informal and friendly principals with 2 grown-up children who stay periodically. One rescue cat, 5 chickens, 1 dog (another to join soon). Role duties will include: tidying, cleaning, laundry, ironing, shopping, post office and dry cleaning runs and taking in deliveries. In principals absence (approx. 1 in every 5 weekends and then 3-4 holidays during the year) the candidate will be responsible for dog-walking and sitting plus cat and chicken care (paid and worked as overtime). There is a large well-stocked garden and veggie patch, so light garden duties and flower arranging is available if an interest to the candidate. Occasional weekend work to help with dinner parties or animal sitting. An interest in cooking for special occasions would be welcome. The successful candidate should be cheerful, active and an animal-lover discreet. Also be self-motivated, organised and have an eye for detail. Should the candidate live in, a beautiful and separate one-bedroomed cottage with large secure private garden is provided with all bills included (apart from telephone).A dog would be considered. Driver is essential. Hours: Monday – Friday 30 hours per week with weekend flexibility. Interviews to commence right away for an ASAP start. Salary £15phn plus dependent on experience (from £29,885gpa).
Daily part time Housekeeper sought in Weston Village, Bath. The property is home to an informal Couple and their three young children. Typical duties will include cleaning, laundry and organising of the home. Other duties on an occasion may include putting together a pack lunches/ cooking a simple dinner for the children and walking the well behaved family dog. The successful candidate will have an upbeat personality, be able to use their initiative and have high attention to detail. This position is offered on a long term basis. A gardener is employed. Driver essential for this role. Working hours; Monday-Friday, 30 hours a week. Exact start and finish times are flexible to suit the candidate. Interviews to commence right away for a December or even a January 2023 start. Salary on offer £13-£15phn (up to £30,229gpa) dependent on experience.
Domestic Couple for long term role in Bangor, Wales. The 6 bed property has 2 acres of land and is home to a lovely mature couple. The Gardener/Handyman and Housekeeper couple will be responsible for the general upkeep of inside and outside of the property. Duties to include but not limited to; gardening, maintenance, driving, high standards of housekeeping, cleaning, laundry, washing, shopping and running errands. Professional gardeners are employed twice annually. Hours – Monday – Thursday 8am-5pm and Fri 8am-1pm. Very occasional driving required in the evenings and helping with entertaining which is around 6 times a year. One driver essential. Accommodation is a 3 bed end of terrace house with all utilities included, except for council tax which will need to be paid by the couple. Suitable for children, one small dog would be considered. Interviews to commence right away for a soon as possible start. Salary £60kgpa.
Estate Manager and Housekeeper Domestic Couple sought for beautiful property on the coast of Jersey. The property is home to a professional couple and their 11 year old child. Two older children not based full time at the residence. The coastal property is set across 50 acres and is staffed by an estate team. The Estate Manager will have a hands on approach and be responsible for a team of up to 4 people. Duties will include but are not limited to the following; supervision of the team, maintenance of woodland, lawn and kitchen garden. Running of a weekly record report, working to a budget and security for the estate. Tractor driving experience is essential. The Head Housekeeper will be responsible for laundry, cleaning, ironing, shopping and running errands when required. One of the principals is a keen cook, however the Housekeeper should be willing to prepare and cook a healthy meal to a good standard when required. The family have a dog which the Couple should be open to caring for on an ad hoc basis. The principals are looking for an experienced Couple, who are team players and have a flexible nature and to occasionally travel to their UK property. Accommodation provided is a private and spacious 2.5 bed semi-detached cottage with bathroom, shower room, living room, kitchen and diner with its own garden. Cottage can either come furnished or unfurnished. All utilities would be covered by employer apart from Wi-Fi, TV license and phone line. One pet considered. Two drivers are essential. Working hours will be Monday-Friday 8am-4pm subject to seasonal variations for the Estate Manger and 9am-5pm for the Housekeeper. A generous salary up to £80kgpa is on offer dependent on experience. Interviews to commence immediately for an ASAP start.
A fantastic opportunity for a live in couple in the countryside near Westbury, Wiltshire. Part time residence to a respectful and grateful Couple (with grown up children). This role is for a professional and experienced Couple to take care of the weekend residence in a lovely rural location. The successful couple will be replacing a Couple who have been very happy working with the family. A dedicated, honest and flexible Couple will be best suited for this role. This role will cover all duties for example housekeeping, laundry, shopping for the household and cooking (the principals are very conscious of not overloading the Couple so they tend to get a local to help with serving where the meal number exceeds 10). Cooking experience is not essential, however you should enjoy cooking and be confident and willing to learn as the principals would be very happy to arrange cookery classes. Other role duties will include general maintenance/ houseman duties (informal table service, laying fires), cutting and stacking logs, weeding/ clearing leaves and washing cars etc. Two part time gardeners are employed. Ideally two drivers, but at least one is essential. Car provided for work use. The accommodation is a 2 bedroom separate cottage with all bills included. Pets are welcome. When in residence, the hours will be 9am – 2pm and 5pm – 8pm 5 day week including weekends, with Tuesday and Wednesday as days off. When not in residence, the hours will be 9am – 5pm and weekends can be taken off if they are not visiting. The principals do not visit every weekend as they like to travel and stay with friends. A typical year would be working about 30 weekends. Offering a salary of £70kgpa. Interviews to commence right away for a soon as possible start.
Experienced Live-in Butler sought for role on the South Coast, UK. The stately home is located on a busy estate and is home to a mature Couple and their grown up children who visit regularly. The property is fully staffed so previous experience working within a team is essential. The successful candidate will be replacing a Butler of 16 years who has recently retired. All Butler duties to be carried out, including silver polishing and accompanying owners on shoots to serve and care for guests. Other duties will include and will not be limited to the following; arranging for suits to be altered, ironing/steaming and running of errands. You must also have high attention to detail, with the ability to adapt accordingly. The role would suit a passionate and professional candidate looking for a fast paced environment and a long term position. A full, clean driving licence is required. Accommodation provided is a well presented and 1 bedroom cottage. Surrounded by greenery and all bills covered by employer. Partners and pets are welcome. Working hours will be Monday – Friday 7am-3pm/4pm. Salary: £40kgpa. Interviews to commence right away for an ASAP start.
Overseas Daily PA sought for return HNW client in Kuwait. General duties will include managing the clients work schedule, overseeing the staff, booking travel arrangements, planning activities for the family, overseeing event planning and assisting with personal and confidential work requirements. Driver essential and car provided on and off duty. For this role you will be working in the client’s office in the bank (outside the property) for the majority of the time. Fully staffed household and must be child friendly. Must be flexible to travel when the family go on trips to their second home in LA and work up to 6 days per week. This role would suit a candidate looking for a long term role and has a flexible, can do attitude. Working hours will be Sunday-Thursday 8.30am-3.30/4pm. Please state your salary expectation upon applying for this role. Role to commence ASAP.
Part time Daily Housekeeper sought for role in central Bath, BA1. The Georgian property is home to a friendly and mature couple and their cockapoo dog. General duties will include housework, ironing, walking the dog at lunchtime and running errands. The current Housekeeper was successfully placed by Staff of Distinction 10 years ago! A driver would be a bonus but is not essential. Working 30 hours per week and salary on offer £15phn (£30,229gpa). Role to commence ASAP.