Child Friendly Housekeeper (Live In)

Amigo Loans Ltd
Minimum £25K per annum (depending on experience)
18 Oct 2016
16 Nov 2016
Contract Type
We're looking for a child friendly housekeeper (live in) to work within our family home (it's a large, modern 6 bedroom house in Branksome Park (BH13) with separate Studio apartment above a Gymnasium.)

The ideal candidate will have experience as a domestic housekeeper and will be looking for a full time role, where flexibility is a key part of the position. The owner has 7 children. This includes 2 babies that live in the home permanently. The elder 5 children (aged 7 to 15yrs) live half here and half with their Mother locally.

In any given 2 week period, during first week the 5 elder children are in the home for 5 days (including the weekend); the following week they are here for 2 days (Wednesday & Thursday).


- Full Housekeeping duties, internal and external
- Meal Preparation (This is not a cooking role but basic help with preparation is required)
- Managing supplier relationships
- General maintenance management (identifying work required, securing best solution)
- Driving (school runs, usually only in the afternoon - use of provided family car)
- Apartment and Gymnasium
- Household administration
- Managing household Cash
- Household shopping


- Full Driving Licence (Car not necessary but a bonus. Willing to drive (School runs and shopping)
- Housekeeping experience (in a home with children)
- First aid would be a bonus
- Attention to detail
- Good communication skills (School teachers, children's Mother, tradesmen and Suppliers)
- A can-do attitude
- Flexibility
- Superb organisational skills
- As this is a busy household the need to be fit and healthy is a pre-requisite
- References would be a benefit
- Ability to work own initiative and be pro-active

Package: - Minimum £25K per annum (depending on experience) - A lovely studio flat to live in, in a separate building to the main home. There's an open plan lounge-bedroom, with a small kitchen and the property is furnished to a high standard. You won't be expected to pay any rent or bills.