Daily Housekeeper x 2 - Highgate, London

We are looking for 2 housekeepers to work at our client's beautiful, primary residence in Highgate.

The Client employs a small team of staff so their home can be maintained to an extremely high standard. The housekeepers will show they enjoy working as part of a close-knit team and will take serious pride in every aspect of their duties, which will include:  general housekeeping duties, including specialist cleaning, to include care for fine arts and antiques, silver and parquet flooring etc. Other duties will include: helping with laundry, shopping and occasional running errands.

There is no requirement to cook as the house employs a chef, and neither will there be any childcare duties because these are managed by full-time professional nannies. 

A flexible, pro-active, well-groomed and well-spoken candidates, who are able to greet visitors and serve at table (if necessary), take phone messages, order external services and liaise with contractors would all be advantageous skill-sets.

General Requirements:

  • Fluent English speaker – it is a key requirement of the role that the candidate must be able to communicate effectively and have an excellent comprehension of the English language.

  • Have solid previous nanny and housekeeper experience in a similar role with references to back this up.

  • Live locally if possible to maximise flexibility of work hours

  • Be punctual, flexible and organised

  • Maintain a professional demeanour whilst being approachable, welcoming, friendly and enthusiastic

  • Be well presented, discreet and articulate and be fit and active

  • Have a strong work ethic and plenty of energy

  • Must be pet friendly as the family have 3 very friendly and cute dogs

  • MUST be flexible and understanding of the needs of a private household

Working on a roster: 5-day on, 2 days off, with a share of weekends worked. Interviews now.  Email your resume to cv@ljwrecruitment.com