Role: Housekeeper

Days: 5 days

Hours: 50 hours per week

Salary: £500 – 550 net per week

Location: Holland Park, West London

Start: ASAP 

We are looking for a Housekeeper for a full-time role working for a family in Holland Park, West London.

You will be contracted to work 50 hours per week over 5 days. Every other week your 5 working days will include Saturdays and Sundays, when you will be expected to work at the family’s country property.

The family are considering both live-out and live-in candidates.

You will work alongside the housekeeping team to ensure the smooth running, general upkeep and maintenance of the household. You will work within a team of household staff including Nannies, Housekeepers and a PA, so you must be a team player with a professional attitude and excellent communication skills.

The ideal candidate will have 4+ years of previous experience working within a fully staffed property for an HNW family providing a high level of service. You will be a highly discreet and service orientated professional, with an excellent level of attention to detail and understanding of household protocols.

Interviewing now, start date flexible.

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Work alongside the housekeeping team to ensure the smooth running, general upkeep and maintenance of the household
  • Ensure the highest standard and levels of service are maintained
  • Laundry, ironing, wardrobe management and care of fine fabrics
  • Polishing silverware & antiques
  • Travel preparation and assisting with packing
  • Caring for guests and visitors
  • Assisting with the service of refreshments and meals
  • Assisting with cooking or meal preparation as required
  • Be child friendly

To be considered for this role you must;

  • Have 3+ years of experience working as a Housekeeper within private household
  • Be fluent in English Language
  • 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.