Returning client seeking a skilled, experienced Head Housekeeper for this large property which is a part-time residence of an international VVIP family. Hands-on role managing a small team of permanent Housekeepers and a larger team including temporary Housekeepers when the family visit.
Reporting to the House Manager, you will oversee all the housekeeping and laundry, and maintain the residence to the highest of standards at all times. In addition, you will assist the House Manager and cover her role when she is absent or as needed.
Candidates will have a strong housekeeping background and have supervised a team of Housekeepers. Your background should be from UHNW residences, private yachts or luxury hotels. You will be skilled in the care and maintenance of high-end interiors, have strong attention to detail and a service oriented, positive, friendly personality.
Family are in residence for a total of about 3 months spread out over the year. During visits the household is extremely busy.
Fluent English, excellent references and right work in the UK essential. Interviewing now.
- Start: ASAP
- Hrs – M-F, 4o/week. When family in residence, 6 days and 45-50 hrs.Days off: Friday and Saturday
- Salary £50,000 – £55,000, pension, medical insurance, 5 weeks paid holiday plus Bank Holidays.