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
Pets to be agreed
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.
Versatility and flexibility.
Full driving license with own or shared vehicle
Willingness to work as part of a team and be a good communicator.