Published
19th April 2023
Location
Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
Job Type

Description

THIS HAS NOW BEEN OFFERED VIA DOMESTIC BLISS

A friendly professional couple with all round experience fora lovely couple role in Wolverhampton area.  An interest in heritage property, care of contents and with a versatile and ‘can do’ attitude.

The successful candidate will work closely with the owners looking after the historic house which they occupy fulltime.

Duties also include the management / cleaning of two holiday rentals on the Estate.

Suitably qualified applicants will ideally have a good level of experience in the housekeeping/cleaning sector. Good time management and productivity is imperative together with being able to be versatile with all that the role entails. Cookery skills will be a bonus.

Accommodation can be provided either in a self contained section of the main Hall or possibly in a two bedroom mews house. Accommodation included  all bills Your own vehicle will be required as the Estate is in a rural location.

Salary will be in the region of £25,000 per person.  Weekend and evening work may be required throughout the year, which will be paid overtime or taken as time off in lieu.

Housekeeper Wish List:

Excellent Cleaning Skills and high standards

Evening childcare where required (12,10 and 4)

An interest in heritage property

Management of cleaning supplies

Creation of cleaning plan

Able to direct other cleaners where required

Initiative and foresight

Likes animals – dogs

CRB checked and child friendly.

Driving license with own or shared vehicle

Attention to detail – holiday lets especially.

Excellent time management

Versatility

Pets to be agreed

No dependents

 

Groundsman 

Formal garden knowledge, grass cutting, planting etc

Care and maintenance of formal pathways.

Woodland management experience / qualifications or willingness to learn

Machinery knowledge / repair skills

Maintenance of outside and inside building

Wood chopping, collection and storage

Pest control – moles, wasps, squirrels

Confident and able to redirect people who do not realise the Estate is private.

Building / fencing erection and maintenance

Initiative – create a garden / woodland management plan annually.

Assistance with setting up outside annual events.

Maintenance of outdoor furniture

Pool maintenance and cleaning.

Animal Friendly

DBS checked

No dependents

Versatility and flexibility.

Full driving license with own or shared vehicle

Willingness to work as part of a team and be a good communicator.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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