Role: Housekeeper/Cook

Days: 5 days per week 

Hours: 9.00am – 6.00pm

Location: Belgravia, London

Salary: £550 – £600 net per week

Start: ASAP 

We are looking for an experienced Housekeeper/Cook for a full-time role working for a private family with two children in Belgravia.

The Housekeeper/Cook will work alongside another full time Housekeeper and part time housekeeper who primarily assists with the family’s laundry. Your role will be to assist with and maintain the general cleanliness of the property alongside cooking.

You be responsible for preparing simple lunch and dinners when required for the family. You will need to plan the weekly menu with the family and carry out all the food shopping. The family have two children aged 17 and 12 and they enjoyed a varied but healthy diet. You will be required to assist with preparing meals for the weekend that can be reheated. Experience in cooking for private dinner parties would be hugely advantageous.

The ideal candidate will be an animal lover as the family have a dog and they would like their Housekeeper/Cook to be comfortable taking them out for a walk and to feed him if needed on occasion.

The salary offered will be in the range of £550 – £600 net per week, and the exact salary offered will depend on experience.

Interviewing now for an ASAP start.

  • General housekeeping duties; mopping floors, vacuuming, dusting, polishing
  • Maintaining the household interiors on a daily basis
  • Packing and unpacking for travelling
  • Making beds and changing linen
  • Washing and ironing clothes and linen
  • Welcoming and overseeing tradesmen
  • Ordering groceries and online shopping
  • Prepare and cook nutritionally balanced meals for the family on a daily basis
  • Prepare meals and snacks for the family
  • Ensure the kitchen is kept organised and immaculately clean

In order to be considered for this role you must;

  • Be eligible to work within the UK
  • Possess (or be willing to get) an up to date DBS check
  • Have 5+ years’ experience working as a Housekeeper/Cook within a private household
  • Have a valid passport
  • Have excellent contactable references

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