DG2, Dumfries, Scotland. Assistant house keeper required by a busy family in Scotland. This is a live in position and there is a 1 bedroomed flat with separate sitting room available for the assistant house keeper. 40 hours per week 8.30-4.30 Monday - Friday. There will be occasional weekend work required and also occasional evenings when required and there will be extra pay for the evenings worked and time off in lieu during the week for weekends worked. Duties to include all cleaning, assisting the cook when necessary, laying and clearing of tables, making the beds, all laundry for the house hold and working alongside the present live out house keeper.
The family consist of parents and 4 “children” in their 20’s who either work away or are at university so some periods are quiet and others very full on. The house is in the country and has 12 bedrooms. The assistant house keeper MUST enjoy a country life style and happy living and working in a rural position. Must love animals as the family do have a dog which will sometimes need to be looked after if the family are away.
The family enjoy regular country pursuits such as shooting and fishing. MUST be a confident driver and there is use of a car for work if needed. Must be able to provide excellent chewable references. May be required to have a police check. Start May 2017. Salary ￡18-19,00 per annum depending on experience. (REF#73)