18th March 2021
Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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An appreciative employer who I have worked with previously  has bought a gorgeous gracious historical home with large mature gardens. Easygoing employers a Couple in their 60s with 3 children each with their own young families who will visit.

Friendly, flexible domestic couple for weekend/holiday country house. Must have at least 3 years experience working together. Must understand how to care for old houses

Housekeeper/manager Running and upkeep of house ensuring everything in working order

High standard of cleaning Bed linen change Laundry and ironing Prepare a meal when family arrives using fresh in season produce. Help with dinner party meals occasionally

Arrange fresh flowers when house in use Food stock management

Handyman/gardener General property maintenance including heating, electrical and electronic systems Help oversee any more major work Oversee, manage and organise garden Tennis court (and later pool and gym maintenance) Car and bike maintenance Safety and security of property

Either Occasional food and drink service

Babysitting occasionally

Run errands Driving and pick ups for family from station (Shrewsbury) and Ludlow or Cambridge or Manchester

Monitor repairs & keep up to date with service/maintenance

Discretion & confidentiality essential

MotivatedStrong work ethic Good communication skills Hands on and trustworthy Dog lovers Fit and energetic Flexible, work evenings and weekends if required.  Likely to be variable hours (lower when house not in use)Good references Sense of humour

Fully furnished 2 bedroom cottage (former coach house)All service costs included Salary dependent on experience


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