Role: Housekeeper

Days: 5-day ROTA

Hours: 9-10 hours per day

Salary: £30,000 – £40,000 gross per annum 

Location: Mayfair, Central London

Start: ASAP

We are looking for an experienced Housekeeper to join a professional team of staff within a fully staffed household in Mayfair, Central London.

You will be employed by an UHNW family who spend 6 months of the year in residence in London. You will work as part of a Housekeeping team to ensure the interiors are maintained to a 7* standard consistently.

You will be contracted to work five days per week with two days off, if you are required to work weekends you will be given two days off during the week. The working rota will depend on the schedule of the family. When the Principals are in residence you may be requested to work additional hours, which will be compensated by time off in lieu. The Principals travel frequently and there will be a lot of down time when they are away. Flexibility to travel with the family is advantageous but not essential.

The ideal candidate will have a strong service background and will have previously worked as a Housekeeper within a household for a HNW family. You will be professional and service orientated with a team player attitude and flexible approach.

Please note that the salary offered for the position will depend upon the candidate’s skills, qualifications and previous experience.

Interviewing now for an ASAP start.

The duties for the role will include;

  • Keeping all public & private areas of the household immaculately clean
  • Managing the laundry and ironing
  • Knowledge of handling luxury clothing
  • Packing & unpacking for travel
  • Polishing silverware & antiques
  • Running errands
  • Serving food and beverages
  • Greeting guests
  • Assist with preparing for private functions

To be considered for this role you must;

  • Have 4+ years of previous experience working within a private household
  • Have excellent contactable references
  • Possess (/be willing to get) an up to date DBS check
  • Be eligible to work within the UK
  • Have a valid passport

To apply for the position please send your CV to info@poppylaneplacements.com. You can also reach the team on +44 (0) 2072439049.