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

This vacancy section was last updated on Tuesday, February 20, 2018 at 12:49 PM

Couples

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SC20511 Green card holders! Butler & Chef or couple Missouri, USA Flexible $100 - $150k per annum
Exciting new role for client with substantial property and event management business looking for a Butler, front of house with silver service, valeting skills and occasional chauffeuring. Spouse to be either a trained Chef or Ladies Maid (as all three positions needed by appreciative employer). Ladies Maid to be experienced with wardrobe/garment management and ideally with seamstress skills. Separate accommodation provided and excellent salary negotiable for the right couple - $100-$150k gross per annum. If you are interested in this position please call Katherine or email staff@imperialstaff.com quoting job ref: 33221

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

SC20495 Housekeeping couple Switzerland, SFrance & Italy ASAP Top
Experienced, professional and flexible couple sought to look after family home in Switzerland and able to travel to their homes in South of France and Italy during the summer holidays. High standards of housekeeping essential from both as minimal outside work needed - Gardening and Pool Maintenance covered by contractors. Security and occasional driving for airport runs may also be needed. Confidentiality, discretion and stable work history as a couple very important for this long term role. Italian family (school aged children) employ other staff so must be happy to work as part of a team. Spoken Italian or French advantageous but not essential. 5.5 days per week. Separate accommodation provided in all homes and top salary negotiable according to previous experience. Interviewing now by skype before face to face interviews in London next week 20th & 21st November. If you are interested in being considered for this role please email staff@imperialstaff.com with full CV and references stating salary expectations, quoting Job reference 32825.

SC20485 Top House Manager & Chef couple sought Zug, Switzerland ASAP £Neg according to experience
A fantastic opportunity for a top House Manager & Chef couple to look after a young professional couple based in Zug, Switzerland. House Manager to look after the Principals, oversee the smooth running of the residence, staff, cleaning, decorating, furnishings, events, and driving, shopping, payment of bills, flower arranging and any other projects. The Chef duties will be to look after all catering needs for the Principals providing 3 meals a day of organic and healthy cooking, you must have a large and diverse range of international dishes to choose from, cooking food from different parts of the world to add variety to the menu's. Also the ability to try experimental dishes. You will be working in a fully staffed house as part of a team of people delivering a high end service. Separate accommodation will be provided with excellent salary negotiable according to previous experience. Fluent English, previous experience and excellent references needed and being available to interview/trial with short notice would be ideal. If you would like to be considered for this role please make sure we have your current CV – Chef to provide examples of your cooking. Generally will be Monday to Friday. staff@imperialstaff.com quoting ref: 31929.

SC20478 French speaking HK/Cook & Maint couple South of France ASAP £Neg according to experience
Flexible couple sought to look after employer’s beautiful property based near Nice, South France. Duties for housekeeper to include cleaning the 4 bedroom home, laundry, food shopping, replenishing cupboards, cooking, wardrobe management and looking after employers cat. Spouse to undertake all handyman duties required, as well as pool and garden maintenance, driving the employer, and supervising the part-time gardeners. Brand new studio apartment is available as staff accommodation, regret not suitable for dependents but pets are considered. Approx 35 hours per week (may increase during busy times). One driver is required for this role, and at least one fluent French speaker is essential. Salary negotiable according to previous experience. Interviewing now to start as soon as the ideal couple are found. If you are interested in this position please email staff@imperialstaff.com quoting job ref 31707

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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SHK20504 Live-in OS Mothers Help Gstaad, Switzerland Flexible £600 - £700 pwn
(Job Reference: 33211) An energetic and enthusiastic mother’s help who is hands-on and flexible is sought for a busy family in the alpine town of Gstaad, Switzerland. The family have two bubbly girls aged 4 and 2 years old, and are expecting a further baby in April 2018. Duties will include running local errands, supervising the children, babysitting, assisting the housekeeper with the cleaning and tidying, doing laundry, preparing healthy meals, and assisting at dinner parties. Local driving would be appreciated, so a driving licence would be a bonus. The family frequently travel to destinations such as London, Paris, Monaco and the US, and would like the mother’s help to accompany. As such, a British or EU passport is essential for this position. The family also have a friendly medium-sized dog, who the mother’s help must be willing to take on walks. A spacious double bedroom will be provided within the family home. The hours of work are TBD, but the mother’s help will be required five consecutive days a week, to include weekends. Fluent spoken English is a must, and French/German or Italian would be a bonus. Non-smokers only. With regret, not suitable for partners or pets to accompany. Position to commence when the right person is found. Salary negotiable around £600 - £700 per week net. 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.

 

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SCB20512 Trained Chef & all rounder! Flexible 2 week notice Min £30,000gpa
Wonderful chap with great experience as a private Chef trained by the Army completing his City & Guilds 7061 & 2 which is classical French training. He served in the Army for 12 yrs and really enjoyed his experience and time there. Since then, he has also attended Butler school in Toronto and trained in Security. He also offers House Management covering all areas, pet care, babysitting, light cleaning duties, maintenance & handyman tasks, running errands, booking restaurants/events, paying bills and car maintenance he is happy turning his hand to absolutely anything. Whilst he is happy to drive during the day, he is not happy driving whilst it’s dark so would prefer not to do that. He offers dedication & loyalty, excellent service, a genuine kind and caring personality, eagerness to learn and keen to please. Truly lovely references accompany him who say that he is trustworthy, professional, proactive and nothing is ever too much trouble. Available with 1 weeks’ notice looking for live-in and £30kpa min. Ref Num: 56092

SCB20500 Italian Speaking House Manager/Butler Milan ASAP Negotiable
A wonderful opportunity for a live-in Houseman/Butler in Milan has arrived today. You must speak fluent Italian and be happy taking care of an apartment in Milan for our client. You will be expected to managed the cleaning, tidying, changing of linens, shopping, light cooking as they have a Chef. Maintain the apartment and arrange for repairs as needed. Butler duties: serving drinks and meals, greeting guests, wardrobe Mgt, unpacking and packing cases, cleaning shoes and assisting the principle in any way possible. You will have a private bedroom and bathroom within the apartment. This role is to start ASAP. Please state your salary expectations on application. If you are interested then please email your CV to Sarah@imperialstaff.com quoting reference 32921.

SCB20494 Italian Chef Switzerland ASAP €3,000per month
Top live-in position for an Italian chef to join a family in Switzerland. The role is to cater for a family based in a large property in Switzerland. The family have 3 children and a little dog so it is essential the candidate is comfortable working around both children and pets. The chef must be very flexible for this role who is happy to travel with the clients when required. Duties will involve cooking excellent meals to a high standard for formal and unformal occasions. Table service and good presentation is a must! A driver will also be needed to help with duties such as shopping for fresh ingredients. The chef will be asked to work 5.5 days a week (weekends will be required), a 2 hour break will be issued during the day. Accommodation will be provided for the chef. The chef must be able to speak Italian and English, French will be an added bonus. Salary €3,000per month with the role to commence ASAP! Face-to-face interviews to be conducted on 21st & 22nd November. If you are interested then please email your CV to Sarah@imperialstaff.com quoting reference 31482.

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