SEEKING A FULL TIME, LIVE-IN or LIVE-OUT HOUSEKEEPER/COOK, NOTTING HILL W11, SALARY £650PW (Net)

Role: Housekeeper/Cook

Days: Tuesday- Saturday (Sunday’s & Monday’s off)

Hours (if Live-in): 0700-1900

Hours (if Live-out): 0900-2000

Location: Notting Hill, London W11

Salary: £650 PW (Net)

Contract: Permanent

Start: ASAP

A family based in Notting Hill, London W11 are looking for a confident and experienced Housekeeper/Cook to join their small team of household staff.

You will be working alongside another Housekeeper and a Nanny to ensure the smooth running of the family home, whilst also preparing family meals for the principals and their 3 children (aged 8, 10 & 11 years).

The role can be a Live-in or Live-out position. If Live-in your hours would be 0700-1900, with appropriate breaks, and a private bedroom within the staff quarters would also be provided. If Live-out your hours would be 0900-2000 including a two-hour break.

Housekeeping duties would include all general cleaning, making beds, mopping, dusting, and hoovering floors and staircases in addition to laundry and ironing.

The ideal candidate should be a confident cook, with ability to plan daily menus and come up with new options, as well as being able to monitor stock levels in the kitchen. Experience cooking roast dinners, soups, broths, fish and Asian food would be beneficial – as well as an awareness of healthy eating; as is a familiarity with the internet and basic computer operation in order to place regular online grocery orders. The perfect candidate would be able read and follow recipes, be able to lay-up a table and to serve at mealtimes as well. The confidence to cater for small dinner parties of 6-8 people on occasion would be an added bonus.

A certain degree of travel may be required during the holiday period so you must have a valid in date passport and be flexible to travel.

English is the main language spoken however a fluency in Spanish is advantageous, but not a pre-requisite.

This is a wonderful role for a proactive, switched-on candidate looking to join a lively, vibrant household.

Tagalog speakers are particularly welcome, however candidates from all other backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

Only candidates with private household experience can be considered for this role.

Interviewing now for an ASAP start.

To apply for the position please send your CV to info@poppylaneplacements.com