Full time domestic couple needed for a family in Berkshire, near Reading
Lovely family of 4 living in a small estate is now looking to employ a domestic couple to assist with all domestic duties. They live in a 7 bedrooms large property, however, not all the rooms are used ona regular basis. The female will be responsible with all housekeeping duties that includes all cleaning, dusting and vacuuming, polishing and some special care for some interiors. She will also be responsible with all family laundry and ironing, changing beds and keep the wardrobes organised. Other duties will include general tidy up and organisation, cook some light meals for the girls only (not daily), and occasionally to help the mum with food prep for dinner parties (as well as cleaning up after).
The male will have the role of a handyman/gardener and will be responsible with light DIY duties (change light bulbs, DIY duties, small repairs, driving, keep their cars clean, shopping, errands and gardening (watering and feding plants, trimming trees and shrubs, mowing lawns, weeding and watering the vegetable garden, and keep all green space of debris and litter).
They have also 3 dogs and 2 cats, plus few other farm animals you will need to feed mostly.
Their children are 13 and 14 years old girls with the 13 years old boarding from September. While at home there will be occasional home supervision (babysitting), moslty if the parents are away.
Your accommodation consists of a separate 2 rooms cottage with bathroom and kitchen, and you will also have use of a car (both work and personal use) as well as TV and Wi-Fi.
The ideal candidate(s) is someone responsible, with a positive attitude, flexible as per family needs, warm and friendly towards the children, and animals lovers. At least one of them have to be a confident driver. Languages: English and Tagalog preferable.
They are looking for someone to start in September 2020
Location: Berkshire, near Reading
Days and hours: Mon-Fri (8am to 5pm with 1 hour lunch break), but you need to be flexible when needed with your schedule as per family needs. If you work extra hours or during weekend occasionally, time off will be given in lieu.
Salary: £55-58,000 gross yearly for both (to be discussed)
Start: September 2020