DG2, Dumfries, Scotland.
We are looking for a couple to live in, in a self contained 1 bedroom flat with sep. sitting room. Duties to include housekeeping for one of the couple and for the other duties would include working on the estate and must have some knowledge of forestry and be willing to learn.
The house keeper role is for an assistant to the present full time 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 Estate worker / Forester role, the suitable applicant will be working alongside the present head of the department. Must have some knowledge of this and love being outside in all weathers, be energetic and enthusiastic, and willing to turn his/her hands to most things! He / she must have some experience with general estate management including tree planting, fencing and clearing. Start May 2017
Salary £18,000 for each position.