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 Overseas Couples  I  Overseas Housekeepers/ Cook  I  Overseas Chef/ Butler/ Chauffeur/ Gardener

This vacancy section was last updated on Thursday, May 24, 2018 at 5:16 PM

Couples

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Job Code

Job Title

Location

Start Date

Salary

SC20523 Caretaking couple sought (French speaking) St Tropez July/August 6000 euros per month (£1000+pwc)
Semi-formal employers are looking for a long term French speaking couple to look after their brand new part-time residence in St Tropez. The property is newly built and will be used for the London based family in the summer and occasionally throughout the rest of the year. The couple must be self-starters looking for a long term role. All general caretaking duties are required, including general maintenance of the house and grounds, light gardening, as well as managing contractors and keeping the house to a high standard. When the employers are in residence, butler and serving duties will be required also, together with cleaning and laundry for the family and any potential guests. Cooking for the employers when in residence would be a plus, but a chef can be brought in when family in residence if required. A car is provided for the couple on and off duty, and at least one driver is essential. Essential that at least one member of the couple speaks fluent French as well as English! Flexibility to work more hours and days when the family is in residence is essential and days can be taken in lieu when the house is quiet. Generally the role will be 5 days per week. A brand new separate 2 bedroom chalet within the grounds is provided as staff accommodation. Regret not suitable for pets or dependants. Salary negotiable according to experience between 5,000-6,000 euros per month clear (£1000+pw clear) Interviewing now to start in July/August. Please email CVs to Katherine if interested staff@imperialstaff.com quoting job ref: 33880

SC20520 Caretaking couple with Greencard sought Las Vegas (US work visa essential) June 2018 £70k/$100k gross per annum
Staff of Distinction client moving to Las Vegas in June is looking for a caretaking couple as Housekeeper/Cook and Driver/Maintenance/Security for his new property. Essential that both parties have a Green Card or the right to work in the US! The employer will be in residence 6 months of the year and during this time the role will be 6 days per week returning to 5 days and lesser hours when employer away. 2 drivers are preferred and a car will be provided on and off duty. Driver with a Military background would be useful as security is important to the employer. Other duties will include family cooking and all general housekeeping, handyman duties and driving as required. Self-contained accommodation with a separate entrance will be provided and salary negotiable according to previous experience around £70k/$100k gross per annum. If you are interested in this position please call Katherine or email staff@imperialstaff.com quoting job ref: 33724

SC20516 Cook/Housekeeper & Garden Maintenance Count Kilkenny, Southern Ireland May 2018 £900-£1000pwn
Experienced Cook/Housekeeper & Garden Maintenance couple sought for running of employer’s rural estate in Count Kilkenny, Southern Ireland. The large home is based on 200 acres of land and so the role would suit a country loving couple. Cook/HK must be a real foodie with a passion for different cuisines, and housekeeping duties will be required alongside existing part-time housekeeper. Other member of the couple required to work with a team of gardeners to maintain the grounds, as well as taking care of basic handyman duties and the employer’s cars. Other duties will include running errands, liaising with contractors, accounts and managing the general running of the home. There are 5 cats and 2 dogs on the estate so the couple must be animal friendly. Pets of your own are welcome to accompany too. The successful couple will be provided with a furnished 2 or 3 bed cottage and a car for on and off duty. Working 5 days per week, the couple may be required to work some weekends with days off in lieu. 2 drivers are essential due to the rural location of the role. The ideal candidates will be all-rounders and skilled multitaskers! The employers are appreciative and looking for a long term couple. A salary of £900-£1,000 net per week is on offer depending on previous experience. Role to start in May 2018, with initial interviews to be held in London. If you are interested in this position please call Katherine or email staff@imperialstaff.com quoting job ref: 33605

SC20506 Dynamic House Manager/Cook/Housekeeper couple Munich, Germany September 2018 £1200-1600 per week clear
Professional family are seeking a dynamic and highly competent House Manager/Cook/Housekeeper couple to replace their previous couple of 13 years! The couple will be based at the family’s ultra-modern principle residence in the countryside just outside of Munich. The Cook/Housekeeper will be responsible for all organisational housekeeping duties (laundress employed for all laundry duties), so general cleaning, running errands for the family and daily shopping and cooking for the family. Mum prefers not to cook so a keen cook is essential who will put together a menu plan and cater for the family and also regular dinner parties of 8-10 people. They particularly love Italian food! Duties for spouse to include organising contractors, general handyman duties, basic maintenance of the garden and grounds, as well as driving when required. The chosen couple will also look after the employers’ other homes in Italy and Austria, travelling as required to set up these homes for their arrival and ensuring all runs smoothly during their stay. Fluent English is essential and any German would be very helpful to make their own lives easier. The working days will be Monday-Friday with occasional weekends required (notice given). The family have 4 sons at boarding school (aged between 11-15 years old) and occasional proxy parenting may be required during holidays. Two drivers are preferred (one essential) for airport runs and travelling to the other properties, car provided on and off duty. There are 2 small dogs in the home and so the couple must be animal friendly. A modern 2 bedroom apartment is provided as staff accommodation, with separate entrance from the main house. The ideal start date is September 2018 (but could be as early as July for the right couple) and top salary is negotiable from £1200 - £1600pw clear depending on experience. If you are interested in this position please call Katherine or email staff@imperialstaff.com quoting job ref: 33187

SC20502 Italian speaking Housekeeper & Maintenance Manager Tuscany, Italy ASAP 4000 Euros per month/£800+pw clear
House Manager & Housekeeper/Cook couple sought to look after employer’s beautiful part-time residence based in rural Tuscany. Duties will include garden maintenance, handyman duties, driving, pool maintenance, security, domestic cleaning, family cooking, and mucking in where required to keep the estate running smoothly. One member of the couple must speak fluent Italian for liaising with contractors etc (ideally House manager). The family have 2 dogs and so an animal friendly couple is ideal, one driver is essential (2 preferred) and a car is provided on and off duty. A chef is brought in for dinner parties and extra gardening help contracted during busy times. A one bed house is provided within the grounds as staff accommodation. Salary on offer is 3000-4000 Euros per month depending on previous experience. Interviewing now to start in January 2018. If you are interested in this position please call Katherine or email staff@imperialstaff.com quoting job ref: 32538

SC20472 Two couples sought! London or Qatar Flexible £1000-£1500pwc
Two couples sought – one for Central London and the other for Qatar, Middle East. Both to be hands on Housekeeper & Butler/Maintenance/Security couples for VIP employer. Both homes are fully staffed so require good team players. Housekeeping and help with cooking sought, as well as Butler and Maintenance duties (no driving needed). The family have 4 children but nannies are employed so no childcare required. Flexible, proactive and “can do attitude” essential, working 6 days per week. Separate en-suite accommodation provided, regret not suitable for pets or dependents. A very generous salary is on offer for both roles for the ideal couples from £1000-£1500 per week clear (dependent on experience). Looking at CVs now but not in a rush - will wait for the ideal couple. If you are interested in this position please email Katherine at staff@imperialstaff.com quoting job ref: 31452 for London or 31454 for Qatar.

Butler & Cook/Housekeeper Gstaad, Switzerland ASAP/Flex start £900pwn+
Flexible, professional Cook/housekeeper & Butler sought for a large formal residence in Gstaad, Switzerland. The ideal candidates will have excellent previous experience and be happy working as part of a team alongside existing staff including; house manager, maid and driver. Single employer in part time residence expects very high levels of service and is looking for a committed couple to go the extra mile. A confident cook is required to prepare food to dinner party standard. Some housekeeping is also needed. You should feel confident and have experience laying and serving at the table, serving drinks and greeting guests. Dog lover important as employer has a Labrador. At least one confident driver is essential to assist with any errands. Spacious private bedroom and bathroom provided on separate floor of the house with staff kitchen. Hours will be full time with 2 days off per week. You should be flexible as there will be times when very busy and other times with no one in residence. Interviewing now in London to start when the ideal couple is found. Salary negotiable from £900pw clear for the perfect candidates. If you are interested in this position please email staff@imperialstaff.com quoting job ref:427

Housekeeping couple Dublin ASAP/Flex £600-£800pwn
Valued return client of Staff of Distinction is looking for a “hands on” housekeeping couple for their part time residence in rural Ireland, near Dublin. The couple would need to look after their large 3 storey country mansion within 100 acre estate. The home is fully staffed with a House Manager, Grounds man and current temporary housekeeper hence team players are essential. Daily tasks will include all cleaning to a high standard, upkeep of silverware, laundry and ironing as well of meeting & greeting guests at front of house. No cooking required as a chef is part of team. One driver is essential to assist with errands, shopping and drop-off/pick-ups. General working hours are 5 days per week, covering weekends with Tuesday/Wednesday off; it is essential that flexibility is given when employers are in residence to fit around their needs. A spacious 2 bed apartment around 150m from main house provided. Salary will be tailored according to calibre and experience of couple around £600-800pwc. If interested please email CVs to staff@imperialstaff.com or call 01225 484190

Cook/Housekeeper & Maintenance/Gardener/Driver South of France ASAP/flex 3000 euros per month
Cook/Housekeeper and Maintenance/Gardener/Driver couple sought for beautiful villa located in Grasse, South of France. Employer in residence about 2 months a year needs a capable, highly motivated, couple with a happy disposition and a "can do" attitude. At least one candidate is required to speak fluent French. Housekeeper/Cook duties will include overall responsibility for housekeeping, preparing the property for owner's arrival, cooking breakfast, lunch and dinner, organising food and staff for parties and events, liaising with the owner over menus and special requirements, managing petty cash and bills, and care of two dogs. Maintenance/Gardener/Chauffeur duties will include general maintenance duties both inside and outside, managing renovation projects/overseeing and liaising with contractors and keeping the owner updated, upkeep and development of the garden, airport transfers, on call chauffeur, all aspects of dinner service, overall responsibility for the exterior of the property, maintaining the cars, pool, gym, office and outside furniture, making reservations, security. 1 bed apartment provided. Salary 3000 euros per month. Interviewing now for ASAP start. If interested please call Katherine 01225 484190, email CVs to staff@imperialstaff.com


 Overseas Housekeepers, HK/Cooks & HK/Nannies

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Job Title

Location

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Salary

SHK20522 (Live-in) High Calibre Housekeeper/Caretaker St. Tropez, France July/August 2018 Negotiable + House + Car
(Job Reference: 33878) A highly professional French-speaking Housekeeper/Caretaker is sought for a brand new role in St. Tropez, France! The Housekeeper would be responsible for the upkeep and security of a clients’ holiday chalet, and ensuring that the client and their guests are well-cared for when they are in residence. They usually stay for the summer months, but will also visit on ad-hoc occasions throughout the year. The Housekeeper will need to have experience working in high-end households, and previous experience in second residences would be a bonus. Fluent spoken French will be essential, as will a full driving licence. Must be responsible, organised, a strong communicator, and discreet. General duties will include: cleaning the chalet; booking and overseeing contractors; supervising builders; stocking the chalet; and caring for soft furnishings. When the client is in-residence, duties will include: driving duties; cooking simple, healthy meals from scratch; running errands; cleaning and tidying the chalet; laundry of personal garments, towels and linens; serving meals; and walking the visiting dog. The role will suit someone who is proactive, and who enjoys a varied role. Must be able to self-motivate during the off-season. A separate two bedroom chalet will be provided, and accompanying partners will be considered. All bills will be paid, and a car will be provided on and off duty. Salary negotiable around €800 + per week net, depending on experience and training. Position to commence in July/August 2018. For more information, please email kat@imperialstaff.com. If not yet registered, please do also include your CV for consideration.

SHK20519 (Live-in) Developmental Nanny/Housekeeper Gujarat, India ASAP £900 pwn ++
(Job Reference: 33699) An experienced live-in nanny/housekeeper is sought for a welcoming return client in Gujarat, India. The family have a sweet and bubbly 20 month old little girl, and are seeking someone who has knowledge of this age group and their developmental milestones. Must be warm and engaging, and able to talk with the little girl, sing songs, read books, and play educational games. Her mother is hands-on and will share care. Duties will also include light housework, such as general tidying, family laundry, and cooking simple vegetarian meals. There are two dogs in residence, so must be pet-friendly. A private double bedroom and bathroom will be provided, along with food. Working 10 – 12 hours a day, 6 days a week. The nanny/housekeeper will need to be comfortable travelling extensively, to locations such as the USA, Dubai and Singapore. Fluent spoken English is essential. An Indian passport would be a bonus. Salary negotiable around £900 + per week net, and position to commence when the right person is found. For more information, please email kat@imperialstaff.com. If not yet registered, please do also include your CV for consideration.

Overseas Chef/Butler/Chauffeur/Gardener

Email staff@imperialstaff.comcall +44 (0) 207 795 6255 for further details, or click on a job code number to apply online.

 

Job Code

Job Title

Location

Start Date

Salary

Wonder Woman PA!! World Wide TRAVELLING!! ASAP £100kpa gross
PLACED! We are looking for Wonder Woman, literally! WORLDWIDE travelling PA REQUIRED!! My client needs a PA who can support his fast paced, high flying lifestyle. You will need to be totally open, honest and flexible, loyal and above all, discreet! My client is looking for a proactive thinker/problem solver/fixer and forward thinker who is unflappable, strong and able to take on challenges as they come in day in and day out, it is essential you hit the ground running. Someone who is confident and able to give opinions but not be opinionated along with being one step ahead of the game. You will travel most of the time as you will be my client’s right hand person in relation to business. You will attend galas, balls and black tie functions so you must be presentable and able to communicate at every level. You have to be confident operating in the highest level in the corporate world and be adaptable to any situation. This client operates in various business industry so you will not need relevant knowledge you just need to absorb information and learning quickly. Obviously you will need a strong understanding of facilities in relation to Microsoft Office/MAC, working on the go seamlessly, excellent communication skills both written and verbal, booking flights using the client’s private jet, arranging accommodation etc. Your hours/days are as needed by the client. You will be paid over £100kpa gross and your accommodation will be taken care off by the client. The main quality this client is looking for is honour. This is a once in a lifetime job, you will need energy and stamina but hopefully you will have fun too. If you are interested in this position please reply to sarah@imperialstaff.com quoting reference number: 33743.

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