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Primrose Hill  

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Full time live-in Housekeeper/cook (child-friendly) in Primrose Hill

Lovely and down to earth family of 6 is now looking to employ a full time live-in domestic couple or housekeeper/cook to manage their housekeeping. They have 4 children aged from 8 to 18 and who are very independent so there are no childcare duties, but you need to be happy to help with school runs or just supervise at home. Your duties will focus on all housekeeping for their 4 bedrooms/3 bathrooms property as well as cooking for the family if you're confident cook. You must have great housekeeping skills and be very good with laundry including ironing and care of fine fabrics, wardrobes management and all related. They have other part time helpers and will keep them or hire additional staff depending on your skills and availability. Cooking wise they will prefer someone familiar with Mediterranean cuisine. They need someone reliable, flexible, and happy to travel to their house in Cotswold during summers.

They can provide a nice basement self-contained studio.

Location: Primrose Hill

Days and hours: Monday to Friday (hours to be discussed - ideally early start 7am)

Salary: open to discuss - depending on candidate experience and availability

Start: September

Ideal candidate is someone professional, with minimum 5-8-year experience in similar roles, well spoken, good with laundry and cooking, and must have checkable references.

 

 

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Kensington  

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12/10/2018  

Full time live-in child-friendly housekeeper needed in Kensington/Holland Park

Family of 4 with 2 children aged 9 and 6 years old girls, is now looking for a full-time housekeeper to manage all their housekeeping duties including cleaning to a high standard, all laundry and ironing general tidy up and organisation, and some simple family cooking. Their apartment consists of 3 family bedrooms and another for the housekeeper, over 2 levels. The mum is at home usually when the children are coming from school, she will also drop them and pick up from the bus stop, but she may need your help with that some days. Also, she may need you to supervise the children afterschool on occasions if she's not around. They also have a nice mature dog - an English springer so you must be comfortable to walk and look after. The father travels often so the mum will prefer someone to be around therefore they can provide a nice private en-suite bedroom/bathroom.  They will need someone able to travel about 2-3 times a year including summer holiday.

Location: Holland Park

Days and hours: 5-6 days a week (flexible for the right candidate) - morning start 6.15am to get the girls ready for school/breakfast. Finish 7-8pm but ideally someone flexible. 2 hrs break during the day.

Salary: 450-500 net/week plus meals and accommodation

The ideal candidate is someone bubbly, experienced, flexible, able to travel so ideally EU passport and good housekeeping skills, and long-term commitment.

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St Tropez  

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Full time live-in gardener/security for a mansion villa in St Tropez

This is a EU family who is now looking to employ a gardener to take charge of all maintenance duties for their 5 acres garden, as well as care of 3 swimming pools, 1 jacuzzi, and later after a tennis court, as well as all outdoor terrain. You will have to have extensive experience in gardening, landscaping, working with heavy machinery, irrigation system, and security of the property. They also have 5 dogs you will have to look after, including feeding, and taking regular vet visits.

Conversational French needed as you will deal with local tradesmen, vet and suppliers.

There will be a car provided for you to drive and maintain also.

The accommodation provided is a 1-bedroom cottage.

Start date: ASAP

Salary: to be discussed but in the areas of £2000-2500 net/month Euro

Please send CV to camelia@happyhomestaff.co.uk

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Radlett  

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LIVE-IN Child-friendly Housekeeper in Radlett

A nice family of 4 are looking for a live-in housekeeper. This family have two boys aged 9 and 12 and they currently live in a 5 bedroom, 3 storey house. The mum is currently studying and going to University but is also hands on when at home however you need to help with school runs and get them ready in the morning. This family are looking for someone who is very hardworking, organised and very trustworthy. Your duties will include cleaning, laundry and ironing, changing beds, general organisation and some shopping and unpacking deliveries. You will also be expected to cook from scratch healthy family meals daily. This is a permanent position therefore you need to be happy to commit long term. They have no pets but may get a dog in the future. It will be a bonus if you can drive but not a must. Accommodation provided will be your own double bedroom and bathroom on the top floor.

Hours: Monday-Friday 7-7

Days off: Saturday and Sunday

The start: ASAP

Position: Permanent

Interviewing: ASAP

Pay: £450 net per week

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Chelsea  

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20/10/2018  

Live out Nanny needed in Chelsea

 

A lovely family professional couple are looking for a live out nanny to join their family on a long-term basis. They have a 6-month-old baby boy. They are looking for someone with great baby experience and the role is very much concentrating on the boy’s development. The role will be sole charge as mum will be going back to work around November time. They are looking for someone who is caring, proactive and takes pride in taking care of children. Duties include taking him to classes and activities, stimulating him through play, maintaining his sleep routine, cooking for him. When the boy is sleeping they would like help with the nursery duties. The family are Italian and will speak to him in Italian and would like this nanny to have excellent English, so he is brought up speaking both. They have no pets and some occasional travel will be expected mainly to Italy.

Native English speaker

Location: Chelsea

Start date: As soon as they find the right candidate

Days: Monday-Friday

Hours: 8am -6pm

salary: £10-£12 nph

 

Applying for this vacancy you must have at least 5 years of experience in similar role in the UK, excellent English and checkable references.

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Chelsea  

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24/10/2018  

Full time live-out Housekeeper/cook

Couple living in a 4 bedrooms/3 storey house in Chelsea is now looking to employ a full time live-out housekeeper/cook. The house is a mixture of modern and antiques/artwork and they need someone switched on, flexible, positive and responsible, someone experienced with clothes care, wardrobes, high standards of housekeeping and someone able to cook healthy and tasty meals either by own knowledge or by following recipes. They have 5 grown up children who may visit at times. The lady is travelling often for business so ideally the housekeeper will be flexible with the working days/hours and to help some occasional Saturday mornings.

Location: Chelsea (nearest station - Gloucester Road)

Days and hours: Mon-Fri + some Sat mornings

Salary: £450 net/week

Start: ASAP

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Hampstead  

 

15/10/2018  

Top Notch Governess needed in Hampstead

A full staffed house are looking for a top notch Governess to join their family on a long term basis. They are looking for someone well educated, full of energy, flexible and well mannered with emphasis on education of the children. The family have a boy aged 6 and a girl aged 5. Duties will include organising the children's diaries, sorting clubs and activities, helping them with homework and planning tasks to improve their education, entertaining them with educational games which are age appropriate, and helping them with their etiquette. The family are looking for someone who is happy to travel with the family in the holidays world wide which can sometimes be last minute and they do not have pets.

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Days: Monday- Friday
Hours: 10 hours (either from 9-7 or 10-8)
Salary: 48k per annum (£692 net per week) 

You will have at least 4 years UK experience in a similar domestic role and be a native English, Russian or French speaker with educational background.

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Kensington  

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15/10/2018  

Temporary full-time housekeeper from Monday 15th October until Wednesday 14th November.

Working for a family of 4 with 2 young children but you will only be asked to help at times with childcare or babysit some evenings, not your responsibility daily. Your main responsibilities will be all housekeeping including cleaning, dusting, polishing, changing beds, all laundry and ironing and cook some simple meals for the family such as roast, grilled fish, roast/steamed vegetables, pasta, salads, soups. They need someone to work live-in Mon-Fri and then go home for the weekend as they do have a weekend helper as well. If you are interested but you have a small part time live-out job, that will be fine too, they can be flexible with the hours.

You'll have your own room and bathroom.

Period: 15 Oct to 14 Nov (4.5 weeks)

Salary: £500/week or less depending on your availability

Location: Chelsea

 

 

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Kew  

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01/10/2018  

Part time 3 days a week Housekeeper in Kew, Richmond

Family of 4 adults living in a 4 bedrooms house in the leafy Kew, in Richmond, is now looking for a part time housekeeper, live-out to work 3 days a week (ideally Mon/Wed/Fri or even better if one day is over the weekend). The hours will be roughly 7-8 hrs a day. They need someone experienced, confident, able to use initiative and have a 'see and do' attitude, as well as be able to prioritise and organise their work so the whole house is cleaned regularly. There will be also a good amount of laundry and ironing and general organisation of the cupboards, so you must have good organizational skills. Some family cooking will be a bonus, but the focus will be on all cleaning and laundry duties.

Location: Kew, Richmond

Days and hours: Monday, Wednesday and Fridays or (flexible for a weekend day) but Wed & Fri is pretty much a must

Salary: £12/h

Start: ASAP.

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Clapham  

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Part time Mothers Help needed in Clapham

A friendly family of 5 are looking for a child-friendly Housekeeper / Mothers help to work for them on a long term basis. They have 3 children, 2 girls and a boy aged 2.5, 4.5 and 6.5 years old. Mum will mainly be around so childcare would be shared cared but may ask you to look after the youngest if she must pop out, or do the school run which is a 5-minute walk from the house. When mum is looking after the children she would like help with housekeeping duties. They have a cleaner who does the deep cleaning, but she would like help with general tidying, laundry, ironing and preparing dinner. The family have no pets and no travel is expected.

Location: Clapham Common Westside

Days: Monday - Friday

Hours: 4 hours a day in the afternoon, family can be flexible over time. Latest 3-7pm

Salary: £12 nph

Start: September can be flexible for the right candidate.

You must have minimum 4 years’ experience here in UK in similar roles with checkable references, good level of English

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Streatham  

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18/10/2018  

A friendly family looking for a part time Child-friendly Housekeeper/cook in Streatham

A friendly family of 4 are looking for a proactive and organised housekeeper to take control of the housekeeping of their 5-bedroom house. Your duties will include all cleaning, changing the beds, washing and ironing, wardrobes and cupboards organising, as well as helping with shopping, unpacking deliveries and other household errands.

The family have 2 daughters who are 8 and 9 years old. The family have an au pair so there is not a lot of childcare, but they would like someone who is happy to help out with the children when needed. 

They would also ideally like someone who can cook meals for the whole family. They have no pets and no travel is required. 

Location: Streatham 
Start: As soon as they find the right 
Days: 5 days a week for 6 hours a day or 3 days a week for 8-10 hours a day 
Salary: £12 net per hour
Ideal: Driver
You must have minimum 4 years experience here in UK in similar roles with checkable references, good level of English

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Golders Green  

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04/09/2018  

2 day a week Nanny, light housekeeping needed in Golders Green 

Friendly family of 5 are looking for a 2 day a week nanny. The family have 3 children aged 2,4 and 6. The 2 eldest children are at school full time, however they are at different schools. The youngest child is at nursery 8:30am-12pm. Your duties will include getting the children ready for school, washed, dressed and preparing breakfast. If you are a driver mum would like assistance with getting the children to their different schools. While the children are at school mum would like nursery duties to be done such as cleaning the children's bedrooms and playrooms. Alongside this they would like the Nanny to prepare the children's meals. 

At 12pm the youngest child needs to be picked up from nursery, care will be both sole charge and shared care with mum. This will include age appropriate activities. Once all the children are home from school your duties will include assisting mum with their care, helping with dinner routine and the bed time routine. 

They are looking for someone who is organised and pro-active. 

The family have no pets and there is no travel. 

Location: Golders Green 
Start: As soon as they find the right candidate
Salary: £12 net per hour 
Days: Thursday and Friday
Ideal: Driver 

You must have minimum 4 years experience here in UK in similar roles with checkable references, good level of English
Hours: 7am-7pm

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Chiswick  

 

01/10/2018  

Part time housekeeper in Chiswick

Family of 4 who just relocated from Singapore is now looking to hire a part time housekeeper to take charge of all the housekeeping duties for their 4 bedrooms house in Chiswick. Duties will include all cleaning, laundry and ironing, general tidy up and organization, unpacking deliveries and run some errands. They have 2 children who are 9 and 12 years old but there is no childcare duties on a daily basis just occasional babysitting. The ideal candidate must be capable, responsible, with a positive attitude and also flexible to babysit and housesit when they are going away.
Location; Chiswick


Days and hours: 3-4 days a week of 4-5 hrs each
Salary: £12 per hour
Start: ASAP

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Belgravia  

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11/09/2018  

Full time live-in Housekeeper/cook in Belgravia

 

Family of 4 living in a 5 bed in Belgravia is now looking to employ a full time live-in cook/housekeeper, someone who can cook all meals for the family and does some daily cleaning of the kitchen and help with some laundry/ironing and general tidy up. The children are 13 & 11 so no childcare duties. No pets. They have a cleaner employed who manages the deep cleaning on a regular basis. They prefer someone confident in cooking Chinese meals, plus other Asian meals as well as from Western cuisine. The accommodation provided is an en-suite bedroom with small kitchenette and separate entrance.

Location: Belgravia

Days and hours: Monday to Saturday (full or half day on Sat). 7am to 8pm the latest with 2 hrs break during the day

Start: ASAP

Salary: Market rate

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Fulham  

 

14/10/2018  

40 hour a week live out Nanny needed in Fulham

A lovely family of three are looking for a full-time nanny to have sole charge care of their 10-month-old daughter. Duties will include but are not limited to helping with her morning routine, preparing her breakfast, changing nappies, and playing age appropriate indoor and outdoor activities. The family would like someone who can cook for their daughter and ideally someone who is happy to cook for the family, however this is not essential. They would like someone who can help maintain her sleep routine and can help with bath and bed routine.

They are looking for someone who is proactive, organized and can organize play dates. Additionally, they are looking for someone who is friendly, creative and caring.

There is no housekeeping however they would like someone who can do the nursery duties such as maintaining the cleanliness of her room.

The family have no pets and there is no travel required.

 

Location: Fulham

Start: As soon as they find the right candidate

Days and Hours: Monday 5 hours a day (flexible on hours)

                                 Tuesday- Thursday 8am-7pm

Salary: £12 net per hour

Applying for this vacancy you must have at least 8 years of experience in similar role in the UK and checkable references

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Highgate  

 

11/10/2018  

After School Nanny Highgate 

A busy and happy Highgate based family are looking for an after school-Nanny Housekeeper for their 4-year-old. 


Main duties will be picking up the child from school between 3:30-5.00, taking him to the park, supervising and caring for him at home. Ideally, you will carry out light housekeeping such as; emptying/filling dishwasher, some laundry and ironing overspill, helping keep children's toys neat and tidy, helping keep kitchen neat and tidy. The family like to eat together, they may like some help with food preparation. 


They also have a baby, who is 8 months old. The baby is at full time day care, you will be required to pick the child up from day-care at times (East Finchley). 

Monday - Friday - 3:30 - 7:30
Rate: £12 nph
Driver: No
Pets: No
Travel: No


You must have 3-4 years’ experience in the UK within a domestic environment

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Primrose Hill  

 

 

Full time live-in Domestic couple or Housekeeper (child-friendly) in Primrose Hill

Lovely and down to earth family of 6 is now looking to employ a full time live-in domestic couple or housekeeper/cook to manage their housekeeping. They have 4 children aged from 8 to 18 and who are very independent so there are no childcare duties, but you need to be happy to help with school runs or just supervise at home. Your duties will focus on all housekeeping for their 4 bedrooms/3 bathrooms property as well as cooking for the family if you're confident cook. You must have great housekeeping skills and be very good with laundry including ironing and care of fine fabrics, wardrobes management and all related. They have other part time helpers and will keep them or hire additional staff depending on your skills and availability. Cooking wise they will prefer someone familiar with Mediterranean cuisine. They need someone reliable, flexible, and happy to travel to their house in Cotswold during summers.

They can provide a nice basement self-contained studio.

Location: Primrose Hill

Days and hours: Monday to Friday (hours to be discussed - ideally early start 7am)

Salary: open to discuss - depending on candidate experience and availability

Start: September

Ideal candidate is someone professional, with minimum 5-8-year experience in similar roles, well spoken, good with laundry and cooking, and must have checkable references.

 

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Kensington  

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20/08/2018  

Live in Child-friendly Housekeeper wanted in Kensington

A friendly formal house are looking for a live in Child-friendly housekeeper to join their family long term. The family employ a cleaner, afternoon nanny, cook and tutor so you must be happy to work as a team and by yourself. The family have 4 children aged 6,8,10 and 12 years old. They would like help with morning routine, getting them up and ready for school and sometimes helping with school runs. Then your main responsibility will be the housekeeping for their soon to be 6 bedroom house. Doing full housekeeping, laundry and ironing. Then alongside the afternoon nanny help with school pickups, taking the children to activities and getting the children ready for bed. The family have a cook so no cooking will be expected. 


The family travel to their other house in the countryside near oxford in the holidays so you must be prepared to travel and work there to and aboard. They offer lovely accommodation of a large bedroom with en-suite which has its own entrance. The family have a cocker spaniel so you must be pet friendly. 

Location: South Kensington
Start Date: ASAP 
Days: Monday-Friday
Hours: 7am-7.30pm (2.5 hour break in the day (11am - 1pm)
Salary: £450 - £500 npw.
Desirable: Driver but not essential 

Applying for this vacancy you must have at least 4 years of experience in similar role in the UK and checkable references

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Northwood  

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01/10/2018  

Live out Child Housekeeper wanted in Northwood

A friendly family of 3 are looking for a live out child friendly housekeeper to join their family in leafy North West London. They have one 2-month-old daughter, mum is at home and is very hands on but occasional help babysitting maybe needed. They would like the full housekeeping to be done for their beautiful home. Duties to include full cleaning, laundry, ironing and helping with household errands. They would love someone happy to help cook as well. The family have 2 cats, so you must be friendly.

Location: Northwood

Dates:  ASAP

Days:  Monday – Friday OR Tuesday – Saturday

Hours: 8am – 6pm

Salary: From £10-£12 nph

Desirable: Driver but not essential

You must have minimum 4 years experience here in UK in similar roles with checkable references, good level of English.

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Belgravia  

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05/10/2018  

Full time live-in or live-out Cook/housekeeper in Mayfair

Fully staffed formal household is now looking for a full time live-in or live-out Cook/Housekeeper to join the team and work alongside. The ideal candidate must have proven residential housekeeping and cooking experience in similar roles. Your housekeeping duties are mainly to clean the kitchen and ground floor area and help with laundry and ironing. You must have good cooking skills and knowledge of Asian cooking as well as other basic meals such as roast chicken, healthy breakfast, banana bread. Other duties will include cleaning the kitchen daily, downstairs areas, help with laundry and ironing, making refreshments and serving drinks, with focus on cooking duties. It is very important that you have good cooking skills for example know how to make a Salmon Teriyaki, a Thai Curry, roast Chicken, healthy breakfast such as buckwheat pancakes, green smoothies, can bake banana bread etc. You must be happy to wear a uniform and work alongside other staff. You must be child-friendly although they have nannies employed.

They need someone also flexible to work over weekends ideally 6 days a week (rota basis) but happy with 5,5 days a week too, either live-in or live-out. For both options the hours will be 7.30am to 7.30pm with breaks throughout the day.

If live-in then own bedrooms and bathroom will be provided plus all meals.

Start: ASAP

Salary: Market rates (£550-600 net/week), 28 days holidays including the Bank Holidays

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Bromley  

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05/10/2018  

Part time live out Nanny/Housekeeper Help needed in Bromley South

Friendly family of 4 soon to be 5 are now looking for a 3 day a week Mother's Help in Bromley South. The family have 2 children and a 3rd due in October. The children are 4 years old and 2.5 years old, the eldest is at school and the youngest is at pre-school. They are looking for someone to who is happy to muck in with everything, childcare, housekeeping and cooking.

Childcare duties will include age appropriate activities, school run, and generally looking after them. The family live in a 4-bedroom home and when you are not looking after the children they would like the house to be kept tidy and the laundry and ironing to be done. They would also like someone who can do easy family cooking.

The family have no pets and no travel is required.

 

Location: Bromley South

Days: 3 days a week (flexible)

Hours: 4 hours per day, ideally 3pm-7pm but this is flexible

Start date: As soon as they find the right candidate

Driver is ideal but not essential

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Greenwich  

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01/10/2018  

After school nanny/light housekeeping wanted in Greenwich 

A family of 3 are looking for a part time after school nanny/housekeeper in Greenwich. They have one lovely 6 year old daughter who would need picking up from school at Tottenham court road twice a week and brought home and looked after until the parents come home. On the other days they would like the nanny/housekeeper to go straight to the house and do some tidying before the daughter comes home. other duties to include entertaining their daughter, cooking basic meals for her (usually already prepared), bathing her and generally looking after her. They would like the house to be kept tidy and help with laundry and ironing. 

Location: Greenwich
Days: 3/4 days a week, Mon and Wednesday a must.
Hours: 3pm-7pm
Salary: £10-£12 nph
Start date: Beginning of Sept

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Belgravia  

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Full time live-in or live-out Cook/housekeeper in Mayfair

Fully staffed formal household is now looking for a full time live-in or live-out Cook/Housekeeper to join the team and work alongside. The ideal candidate must have proven residential housekeeping and cooking experience in similar roles. Your housekeeping duties are mainly to clean the kitchen and ground floor area and help with laundry and ironing. You must have good cooking skills and knowledge of Asian cooking as well as other basic meals such as roast chicken, healthy breakfast, banana bread. Other duties will include cleaning the kitchen daily, downstairs areas, help with laundry and ironing, making refreshments and serving drinks, with focus on cooking duties. It is very important that you have good cooking skills for example know how to make a Salmon Teriyaki, a Thai Curry, roast Chicken, healthy breakfast such as buckwheat pancakes, green smoothies, can bake banana bread etc. You must be happy to wear a uniform and work alongside other staff. You must be child-friendly although they have nannies employed.

They need someone also flexible to work over weekends ideally 6 days a week (rota basis) but happy with 5,5 days a week too, either live-in or live-out. For both options the hours will be 7.30am to 7.30pm with breaks throughout the day.

If live-in then own bedrooms and bathroom will be provided plus all meals.

Start: ASAP

Salary: Market rates (£550-600 net/week), 28 days holidays including the Bank Holidays

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Brondesbury Park  

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01/10/2018  

Live out Nanny/PA wanted in Brondesbury (Kilburn)

A friendly family of 4 are looking for a live out Nanny/PA to join their family on a long term basis. They would ideally like the nanny/PA to be an assistant to mum, making phone calls, organising plumbers and builders and helping with general admin duties. Then at 3pm they would like this person to help with school pick ups of their 2 children aged 3 and 6 years old. Driving the children to various activities and helping the children with home work. Sometimes school drop off would be expected as well. The nanny/PA must be happy to babysit up to 4 evenings a month. The family employee a full time housekeeper who will usually do the cooking but this nanny must be happy to help out when she is off. The family have a dog and cat so you must be pet friendly. The Nanny/PA must be happy to travel with them in the holidays in which they usually go away most holidays. 

Location: Brondesbury (Kilburn)
Days: Monday-Friday
Hours: 9am -7.30pm ( key hours is school pick up, flexible hours before this but if parents away then school drop of expected.)
Salary -  approx. £40000 gross annually negotiable. 
Start date: As soon as they find right candidate.
Essential: Driver

 

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Richmond  

 

01/10/2018  

Full time live-out Child-friendly housekeeper in Richmond

Lovely and down to earth family is now looking for a full time live-out child & dog friendly housekeeper, someone who is also a confident driver. Your duties will include all housekeeping, family cooking, errands, laundry and ironing, as well as helping with school runs for their 9 and 13 years old children. They have also a lovely dog you must be comfortable with and walk.

Ideally 4 days a week. 12-13 net/h or £500-550 net/week. Start ASAP.

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Kentish Town  

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01/10/2018  

Part time housekeeper needed in Kentish Town

Expecting family is now looking to hire a part-time housekeeper to clean (including changing bedsheets and occasional deep cleans), laundry, ironing, and to cook family meals, also if possible cook in batches for the days off. They are flexible on whether the half days are mornings or afternoon. Estimate about 4/5 hours a day, so 12-15 hours a week over 3,5 days (one of the day to be either a Monday or Friday).

Location: Kentish Town

Days and hours: 3,5 days a week (flexible but one of the days to be either Monday or Friday)

Salary: £12-13/h

Start: October/Nov

 

 

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Radlett  

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01/10/2018  

LIVE-IN Child-friendly Housekeeper in Radlett

A nice family of 4 are looking for a live-in housekeeper. This family have two boys aged 9 and 12 and they currently live in 5 bedroom/3 storey house. The mum is at home and hands on with the boys, but you may need to help at times with supervision or babysit. This family are looking for someone who is very hardworking, organised and very trustworthy. Your duties will include cleaning, laundry and ironing, changing beds, general organisation and some shopping and unpacking deliveries. You will also be expected to cook from scratch healthy family meals daily. This is a permanent position therefore you need to be happy to commit long term. They have no pets but may get a dog in the future. It will be a bonus if you can drive but not a must. Accommodation provided will be your own double bedroom and bathroom on the top floor.

Hours: Monday-Friday 7-7

Days off: Saturday and Sunday

The start: ASAP

Position: Permanent

Interviewing: ASAP

Pay: £450 net per week

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Andover  

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01/10/2018  

Live-in Housekeeper Hampshire

Nice family of 5 who recently relocated from Hong-Kong is now looking to employ a full time live-in housekeeper to take charge of all housekeeping duties for their 5 bedrooms/2 storey house in Bransbury. They have 3 boys aged 9, 8 and 6 years old and the mum is very hand-on with regard to their school runs and afterschool care, however, you will need to help out with the morning routine and also with the school runs, or home supervision. They need someone capable, proactive, responsible and with previous experience. Your duties will include all cleaning, laundry and ironing, changing beds, polishing antiques and silverware, general tidy-up and organisation, as well as helping with food prep or cook some simple meals for the boys. The mum is a good cook and she will also cook sometimes including for their dinner parties when she will need your help. They have 3 lovely dogs also, so you must be dog friendly. The accommodation provided is a self contained annexe with separate entrance with bedroom, sitting area, shower-room, and fully equipped kitchen, TV and Wi-Fi, bedsheets & towels. It will be ideal if you can drive so you can help with school runs (Automatic car provided).

Location:Bransbury, Winchester
Days and hours: Tuesday-Saturday during school terms and Mon-Fri during holidays 7.30-7.30 (2hrs break)
Salary: £450-500 net/week
Start: ASAP

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Highate/Tufnell  

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01/10/2018  

Part time Housekeeper/cook in Highgate

Lovely and relaxed family of 5 with 3 grown up children (18, 14 and 11 years old) is now looking for a part time housekeeper/cook to maintain the house clean, do the ironing and maintain the house clean. They live in a 4 bedrooms/4 floors house, simple furnished and easy to maintain. They have a weekly cleaner however they need someone experienced in maintaining the house daily such as general tidy up, ironing, beds, cleaning the kitchen, light shopping occasionally, deliveries and general housekeeping related duties. They have 3 cats you must be comfortable with.  They also need someone who enjoys cooking and can follow recipes and prepare some simple but tasty family meals (lasagne, pastas, chicken and fish recipes, some vegetarian) and generally be able to follow recipes.

Location: Highgate (5' walk to Tufnell Park Station and 10' walk to Gospel Oak).

Days and hours: Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 2/3-7pm

Salary: £12-13/h

Start: ASAP

 

 

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Hassocks  

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01/10/2019  

Part time weekend child-friendly housekeeper/cook in Hassock, West Sussex (45' by train from London bridge)

Family of 6 with grown up children is now looking for a part time weekend helper. They live in a 6 bedrooms house who is maintained regularly by a cleaner. They have 4 children, 18 years old moving out in December. 16 &14 in boarding schools and 10 years old at prep school. The father works abroad so back and forth hence the mum needs help on the weekends when all children are around, however the mum will be busy with taking the boys (16 & 14) to sport activities, so main supervision will be for the 10 years old. Other duties will include some general tidy up of the house, make the beds, do some washing, cooking, walking their 2 small dogs and anything else related to ensure a smooth running of the house while mum is dealing with the sport commitments. There is a room available for you to stay overnight. Ideal candidate is someone switched on, responsible, proactive, with a see and do attitude and very flexible to mould this busy household needs. It will be great if you are a driver but not a must.

Location: Hassock, West Sussex (45' train from London - travel cost covered)

Days: Friday, Sat, Sunday - start on Friday afternoon/evening and finish either Sunday evening or Monday morning (all flexible)

Salary: £12-13/h

Start: ASAP

Travel: No

Pets: Yes 

 

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Ladbroke Grove  

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01/10/2010  

Carer/housekeeper needed for a family in Ladbroke Grove

Professional mum is looking to employ a full-time carer for her severely physically disabled son of 21 years old. Ideal candidate will be a combination of a good housekeeper with some caring abilities and would be able to assist with certain aspects of his care and manage a lot of the extra household duties due to his disability.

These would include a good amount of laundry, extra cleaning of his room bathroom equipment, etc. Keeping his supplies up to date re medicines, food prep and all related. They have a male carer helping Monday to Thursday and they need now someone to cover the end of the week, either Thu, Fri & Sat or Fri, Sa t& Sun, flexible. Night carer option is also considered. This can be an intense work for 3 days summing up the equivalent of a 5 days’ work, hence full-time salary is considered. The mum travels for business twice a year usually in May and July for about a month so ideally someone happy to travel with them (mum and disabled son).

Location: Ladbroke Grove

Days and hours: Thu, Fri & Sat or Fri, Sat & Sun - flexible

Salary: Monthly salary to be discussed (paid monthly)

Start: As soon as they find the right candidate

Travel: Yes

Pets: No 

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Colchester  

 

17/09/2018  

Live-in Child friendly Housekeeper Colchester

A very happy family who enjoys life are looking for a happy and positive child-friendly Housekeeper to join their household in Colchester. They have a 6 years-year-old boy who goes to full time school and who is already very independent, so are only expected to drop off to school in the mornings, and pick up once/twice a week, otherwise mum will do that and look after him in the afternoons. Some babysitting but not very often. The accommodation the family offer consists of a private bedroom and a private bathroom where you won't be disturbed in a quite side of the house.  Your duties will focus on all cleaning and housekeeping of 4-bedroom house, family laundry and ironing, as well as cooking fresh meals for the family. Other ad-hoc duties will include running errands, unpacking deliveries, dealing with occasional contractors. There are no pets to be taken care of and the family will not ask you to travel with them. You may be asked to do baby-sitting from time to time but only during weekdays, not weekends, as the family treat weekends are their family time. They will ideally find someone with a good eye to details, someone who has lots of initiative, are well organised, caring and with a happy personality. They need someone who is a confident driver. 

Start: ASAP
Working Hours: Monday to Friday 7-6 with break during the day (1-2 hrs) plus Saturday morning 2 hrs quick help
Salary: £400-450 net/week
Applying for this vacancy you must have at least 4 years of experience in similar role in the UK and checkable references.


Please email your CV to camelia@happyhomestaff.co.uk

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Wiltshire  

 

17/09/2018  

Live in Domestic couple position available in Wiltshire


High profile but relaxed family of 4 is now looking to hire a full time live in domestic couple to manage their 7 bedrooms property and do all housekeeping to a high standards. Her duties will involve cooking for the family and also for their guests (informal), cooking using fresh ingredients from their own vegetables garden. They want someone able to cook from scratch using fresh ingredients as well as bake bread and biscuits. They have a cleaner who comes once a week and cleans the whole house to lighten the load. So her duties will include daily maintenance of the house, all laundry and ironing, changing beds, polishing furniture and silverware, flowers arrangements, general tidy up and organizations, and ideally someone who loves caring for vegetables garden however, help will come from him. The other half of the couple should be a keen gardener as they have wide green space to manage, as well as offering general help around the house, driving and other. 
The family is usually coming on weekends and school holidays, weekends usually arriving Friday afternoon and leave on Sunday late afternoon.  You will both need to be a confident driver as you will need to shop some groceries, or drive some of the family member here and there. They will have guests coming also every now and then. When they are not there you can work from 9am to 4-5pm, but when they are in you will need to start 8am and finish just after their dinner (8/9pm) with 2 hours lunch break. No pets at the moment but might get some.
Ideal couple will have a pleasant and positive attitude, experienced, flexible, and also be confident drivers.
The accommodation consist in a separate 2 bedrooms cottage on the grounds. 


Location: Wiltshire
Days and hours: Thursday to Monday (flexible hours)
Salary: from 60K gross a year
Start: end of August 2018
You must have minimum 4 years of similar experience here in UK with checkable references.

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Potters Bar  

 

17/09/2018  

Part time child-friendly housekeeper/driver needed in Potters Bar

Family of 3 living in a 5 bedrooms house is looking to hire a part time child-friendly housekeeper to take charge of the housekeeping duties. Ideally they will want someone who is able to use initiative and work independently, making sure that all house is cleaned weekly. Someone organised who can set a cleaning schedule so that all rooms are cleaned regularly, internal windows and other house areas. All family laundry and ironing including light hand repairs/hem/buttons, change the bedding. Cooking light nutritious meals for their 11 years old daughter who is quite independent but supervise homework and shower, also prepare uniform/clothing/snack for next day. Occasional evening babysitting (once a month). Other light duties will include taking post, bins out/in.
Some driving to collect daughter at times from activities and friends.


Location: Potters Bar
Days and hours: 3 days Mon/Wed/Fri from 1.30pm to 7.30pm or 4.30-7.30pm and they will hire additional cleaner + Occasional babysitting 
Start: ASAP
Salary: £12-13 net/h

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Kensington  

 

17/09/2018  

Full time live-in butler in Kensington

Family of 3 is looking to hire a full time live-in butler to work alongside other staff and be a second hand to the principle. Duties will include taking care of the wardrobe/shoes of the principle, drive him to daily appointments as well as the family members, deal with some tradesmen, maintenance of family cars, deal with contractors and light handyman work, manage some bookings and travelling; personal errands and light meals prep/serving.
They will prefer someone who is very flexible, confident driver, able to travel, discreet and polite.


Start: as soon as they find the right candidate
Days and hours; 5-6 days a week (flexible)
Salary: 35-45 K depends on experience

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Fulham  

 

01/09/2018  

Part time Nanny/Housekeeper wanted in Fulham (Term time only)

 

A friendly family of 3 are looking for a part time nanny/housekeeper to join their family on a long-term basis. They would like someone to arrive at their house to do some cleaning, general tidying, laundry and ironing. Then at 4pm go and pick their 8-year-old daughter up form school which is a short bus ride away. Bring her home and supervise her until the parents come home from work. She is independent but would like someone to watch over her doing her homework, violin practice and general care. They are looking for someone reliable, trustworthy who is happy to bond with other nannies and parents at the school as it is a tight knit school. The family have no pets and no travel is expected.

 

Ideally this role would be school term times only as the family travel a lot in the summer, some housekeeping could be offered in the holidays but reduced hours.

 

Start Date: 6th September

Location: Fulham

Days: Monday-Friday

Hours: 2.30-7.30pm Mon-Thur, 2-7pm Friday (school term time only)

Salary: £12 nph

 

 

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Holland Park  

 

01/09/2018  

After School nanny or part time Nanny/Housekeeper wanted in Holland Park

Family of 4 are looking for an after-school nanny or nanny/housekeeper for their family. They have two boys aged 5 1/2 and 7 years. Main responsibility would be walking to pick up the youngest from school then driving to pick the oldest up later from the bus stop which is a 10-minute drive away. Taking the children to activities some days, entertaining them with age appropriate activities and cooking dinner for them. Then getting them ready for bed until mum and dad get home from work. The family have no pets. If you would like additional hours they are also happy to have someone come a few hours early to do cleaning of their 3-bedroom house, laundry and ironing.

Location: Holland Park

Start: September

Hours: 3.00pm-7.30pm or can be 1.00pm-7.30pm

Days: Monday-Friday

Salary: £12-£13 nph

Essential: Driver (client to provide car)

You must have minimum 4 years’ experience here in UK in similar roles with checkable references, good level of English

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