An experienced Housekeeper/Laundress is required to join a formal fully-staffed household on a full-time basis. May be asked to travel for up to 2 to 3 months per year to France, so must be free to travel, no ties.
Requirements: Top detailing and deep cleaning of the home / Highly organized / Expertise in the fine laundry (caring for delicate fine clothes, fabrics and linens, including hand washing & ironing / Arranging for dry cleaning / Washing and ironing, steaming / Altering and mending various garments / Assisting with organizing wardrobe according to season / Assisting with maintaining a constant high standard of closet organisation and keep fully stocked with items such as hangers, drawer organisers, shoe trees, etc / Packing and unpacking for travel / Takes directions from the House Manager and team player with the other housekeepers / Must have significant experience with large fully-staffed homes & homes with babies and young children..
The ideal candidate will be someone who is experienced and has worked in a similar setting and has excellent verbal and written English skills. They must have a refined disposition with an eye for detail and knowledge of caring for fine garments, and furnishings.
They will be able to take direction but also have lots initiative to work on their own and take pride in their work. Have outstanding organisational and time management skills as well as the ability to multitask. Must exude extreme professionalism. Extremely discreet, quiet and mindful of the family privacy.
Working Days: Flexible. Start ASAP. Salary: Competitive DOE and up to £35k pa. Email your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org