Country House-Keeper – (cottage provided) : London

HOUSE KEEPER required for Large property in Gloucestershire (cottage provided) HOUSEKEEPING DUTIES • Start work at 7:30am on weekdays, 8:00am at weekends, except shooting weekends. • 5.5 days per week • Head Housekeeper to organise staff days off in accordance with family schedule. Responsible for all aspects of housekeeping in this 14 bedroom property with pool. Daily tasks include: • Open shutters and curtains on the 1st floor and second floors – check windows, baths, basins and lavatories, as well as general security. Report any problems or issues of security immediately. • Turn off outside light, check light bulbs • Light hall Candle • Make sure sitting room and study is all clean cushions pumped up bins emptied and hoover including hall • Breakfast approx 8.30 weekdays go and empty bins and make beds in both master suit and yellow room or may be required to assist in kitchen • Collect laundry and pressing. Check towels, face cloths and bath mats. • After breakfast clean and hoover bedroom, bathroom and dressing room and yellow room, top up face cloths, bottled water, extra toilet rolls etc • Check all vases with flowers and change water daily • Clean the washing room • Carry out laundry, ironing etc • All other room are to be dusted and polished weekly • May be required to assist in the kitchen at meal times • Assisting in lighting fires, closing curtains and securing all shutters in the evening • Turn down of beds and prepare drinks Other Duties Include: • Organisation of the Linen Cupboards • Cleaning the Pool area and Games rooms • Making sure the Boot – hall, including boots and shoes are clean • Helping with the dogs • The Estate Office, Shoot Room and Outside Lavatory should be cleaned thoroughly once a week. • Monitor stock of cleaning products and ensuring equipment is maintained £500 net per week

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Feb 13th, 2013 | Posted in Uncategorized