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

This vacancy section was last updated on Wednesday, June 26, 2019 at 5:15 PM

Couples

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Job Code

Job Title

Location

Start Date

Salary

SC2628 Exceptional Chef & Chauffeur Couple Regents Park ASAP/flexible £1,200-£1,500+pwn/£85k gross - £111,000 gross
Superb and talented Chef and experienced Chauffeur sought for valued Staff of Distinction client with formal staffed home in Regents Park, London. The Chef will be responsible solely for everything to do with catering for the Principals and keeping the kitchen area clean and tidy and ironing table cloths etc as needed. Duties to include menu planning, sourcing best ingredients, and preparing and cooking daily meals as well as dinner parties as required. Employer enjoys a variety of cuisines so Chef should be versed with Italian, French and Asian cooking to name a few. The partner will be an experienced and careful driver with good driving knowledge of London and experience with prestige cars. Responsibility for keeping the cars valeted, fuelled and up to date re MOTs etc. When not driving Chauffeur will assist partner as needed with serving at table, prepping vegetables or walking the dogs or assisting other members of staff as appropriate. A separate 1 bed apartment close to the main residence is provided as staff accommodation, small pets may be considered. Working 5 days a week, including Sundays when employer is in residence, with weekends free for the 2-3 months of the year when employer is travelling. Top salary negotiable for the perfect couple around £1,200-£1,500 net pw/. Position to commence ASAP. If you are interested in this position please email staff@imperialstaff.com quoting job ref: J34466.

SC2624 Housekeeping couple Central London & Surrey ASAP 60,000gpa
A VIP household are seeking to recruit an energetic, enthusiastic housekeeping couple to assist with the running of two properties (Kingston, Surrey & Central London). Primary responsibility will involve daily cleaning and laundry tasks as well as engaging in maintenance tasks, driving and occasional table service. Exceptional attention to detail is required, the right couple must be extremely well organised and able to adapt to changes. The couple will be comfortable working during busy periods and have good communication skills. Being trustworthy and handling confidential information is necessary. Occasional travel within the UK to other rental properties will be required. Working 10 hours per day, 5 days a week (to include occasional weekends). Hours may vary when the principal is in residence. Accommodation is provided in South West London. Interviewing now to start as soon as the ideal couple are found. Salary negotiable around £60k GPA/£800-£900pwn depending on experience. If you are interested in this position please email staff@imperialstaff.com quoting job ref: J33653.

SC2623 Housekeeper & Maintenance/Driver Wimbledon ASAP £77,900gpa
Staff of Distinction couple retiring after 6 years recommend this informal family with older children (6th Form & Uni). The position will require a thorough Housekeeper and reliable Houseman/Handyman/Driver. Tagalog or Nepalese an advantage but not essential. Basic family cooking would be a bonus, assisting with family meals, prepping vegetables etc. Dog lovers required as caring for 2 dogs will be part of the duties. Driving essential for general errands and airport runs. Hours are generally 8.30am-6.30pm Monday – Friday with help required on Saturday mornings. Salary negotiable according to previous experience in the region of £1000pw net. Separate one bed flat with separate entrance provided in the grounds. If you are interested in this position please email staff@imperialstaff.com quoting job ref: J33494.

Housekeeper & Houseman/Maintenance Totteridge, London N20 Flexible £77,900gpa
Top opportunity for an all-rounder couple in Totteridge, North London. The busy professional family live in a substantial property with their 4 older children and 2 dogs. They currently have a long standing nanny, gardener and part time daily cleaner but now need a couple who can keep the home organised and help with a variety of duties. One part of the couple will take care of the housekeeping, cleaning and laundry. Some family cooking would be a real help following recipes and shopping for groceries. The partner will be responsible for maintenance around the home and houseman duties, as well as working outside such as mowing the grass or basic pool maintenance. Occasionally serving for dinner parties may be required. Would be ideal for both to drive but only essential for the houseman to help with school runs and general errands. Great accommodation provided as a 2 bed cottage a short distance from the family home. All costs included. Pets and older dependants may be considered. The role is Monday to Friday with an excellent salary negotiable around £1,000 per week net/£77k gross pa. Position to commence as soon as the ideal couple is found. If you are interested in this position please email staff@imperialstaff.com quoting job ref: J33423

Housekeeper/Cook & Driver/houseman/maintenance Chelsea, London Flexible £77,900gpa - £95,800gpa
Professional and experienced housekeeping couple sought for high profile family in Chelsea. Duties to include good family cooking and high standards of housekeeping and laundry. Partner to look after the cars, driving for school runs and general errands and maintenance duties. It would be useful for both to drive but only essential for one driver. Full time nanny employed but 2 nights babysitting will be required as part of the contract. Role is Monday to Friday. A separate Mews house provided as staff accommodation. Regret not suitable for dependents, a small pet may be possible. Top salary negotiable according to previous experience from £1000-£1200pw net.If you are interested in this position please email staff@imperialstaff.com quoting job ref: J33226.

High calibre House Manager/Butler & Housekeeper South Kensington, SW10 ASAP £77,900gpa
Superb new opportunity for a live-in, House Manager/Butler/Chauffeur & Housekeeper couple based in Kensington. Our client has recently purchased a newly refurbished 5 bed home and is looking for a “hands on” couple to manage the house and support him as needed. Excellent previous experience and references looking after a high spec home is essential to manage the smooth running of the home and looking after areas such as the pool, cinema room, gym etc. Housekeeping with attention to detail, stocking the home with food and beverages, dealing with any maintenance issues, paying bills and organising contractors as required. Employer travels a great deal so very limited cooking required. When in residence he tends to eat out and can bring in caterers if necessary for dinner parties. Driving and caring for prestige cars is required (only one driver essential - with clean licence). Working Monday to Friday (occasional weekends with time off in lieu) as required. Employer is looking for a highly professional couple who can support his dynamic and energetic lifestyle. Fluent English is essential. Self-contained apartment provided as staff accommodation. Interviewing now to start ASAP. Salary very negotiable according to previous experience around £1000 per week net. If you are interested in this position and not yet registered with Staff of Distinction please email CVs to staff@imperialstaff.com quoting job reference: 32212


London Housekeepers, HK/Cooks & HK/Nannies

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Job Code

Job Title

Location

Start Date

Salary

SHK7733 Daily HK/Nanny W8, Kensington ASAP £480pwn (£33kgpa)
Warm, organised and friendly daily Housekeeper/Nanny sought for 6 bed property in Kensington. Must have good work ethic, be able to use own initiative and be a team player as mum and additional Nanny/HK is around. A driver is a bonus. All housekeeping duties, taking care of 2 children (9mths & 3 years) for 2/3 hours of the day and organising playdates. 5 day week of 40 hours including weekends. ASAP start. £12phn. Please send CV to bridgette@imperialstaff.com quoting ref: J34701.

SHK7732 PT Daily Housekeeper SW3, Chelsea August/September £300pwn (£18.4kgpa)
Fit and energetic daily Housekeeper sought for 4 bedroom property in Chelsea. Must be well presented and a Spanish speaker bonus. Immaculate general housekeeping duties, basic family meal prep and cooking, delicate clothing and occasional babysitting. Mon-Fri 8am-1pm with the occasional Saturday. August/September start. £12phn. Please send CV to bridgette@imperialstaff.com quoting ref: J34692.

SHK7731 TOP Daily Housekeeper SW1X, Belgravia ASAP £480-£520pwn (£33k-£36.3kgpa)
EXPERIENCED Trustworthy Housekeeper who takes pride in their work sought for 3 bedroom property in Belgravia. Must be fit and energetic to take on all housekeeping duties, run errands and manage wardrobe duties. Uniform will be required. Mon-Fri 9am-5pm. ASAP start. £12-£13phn. Please send CV to bridgette@imperialstaff.com quoting ref: J34678.

SHK7730 Daily HK/Nanny NW2, Cricklewood July/August £500pwn (£34.7kgpa)
A trustworthy and loving Housekeeper/Nanny looking for a long term role is sought for a lovely family based in NW2, Cricklewood. You will help support the mother with her well behaved 4 year old little boy by taking him to activities, doing school runs, bath & bed routines, cooking and undertaking general housekeeping duties relating to two households within walking distance of each other. Must be fit, energetic, bubbly and be able to use your own initiative to keep the property secure and the son safe. Monday to Thursday 8am-6pm, Friday afternoons from 1pm – 6pm & Saturday 8am-1pm. Must be flexible to travel. Role to start in July/August for £500pwn. If you are interested in this role please send your CV to bridgette@imperialstaff.com quoting the job reference number J34666.

SHK7729 Live in Nanny or Manny/ Housekeeper Little Venice, W2 ASAP £500pwn (£34,700gpa)
Live in F/T Nanny or Manny/ Housekeeper sought in Little Venice, W2. Family of 4 including 2 children ages B9 and G13. Assisting the already employed Housekeeper/ Cook (who has been with the family for 9 years!) with Housekeeping, meal preparation and running of errands. Nanny duties; occasionally assisting with school run, reading with the boy and helping with bedtime routine. Family have also 3 small dogs, therefore candidate must be pet friendly. Employer seek an individual who is fun, bubbly, engaging, with lots of energy and a confident driver. Accommodation; studio apartment located a minutes’ walk away. Hours: Monday – Friday 12 hours a day. Salary: £500pwn (£34,700gpa). Position to commence ASAP. Send up to date to CV to alice@imperialstaff.com job no: J34657

SHK7728 Daily HK/Nanny W2, Paddington ASAP Negotiable
An engaging, fun and bubbly Housekeeper/Nanny is sought for a 5 bedroom household in W2, Paddington. The family have two children aged 13 (G) and 9 (B). The family also have dogs so you will need to be pet friendly, and ideally you will have been educated. You will undertake all housekeeping duties, meal prep, cooking, bath/bedtime routines, reading with the boy and occasionally babysitting. Up to 60 hours a week for a negotiable salary. Role is to commence ASAP. If you are interested in this role please send your CV to bridgette@imperialstaff.com quoting the job reference number J34653.

SHK7727 Daily HK/Cook SW10, West Brompton ASAP £650pwn (£46.8kgpa)
A daily Housekeeper/Cook is sought for an informal five bedroom household in SW10, West Brompton. You will need to have experience handling delicate fabrics and you will be required to undertake all housekeeping duties, laundry, washing, ironing and good family cooking. Monday to Friday 9am – 7pm with the odd weekend. Role to start as soon as the right person is found for a salary of £650pwn. If you are interested in this role please send your CV to bridgette@imperialstaff.com quoting the job reference number J34588.

SHK7726 Daily HK/Cook WC1, Bloomsbury July £480pwn (£30kgpa)
A fit and energetic Housekeeper/Cook is sought for a very busy household of 6 in WC1, Bloomsbury. The family are looking for someone with a natural love of food who is kind, hardworking and flexible. You will be required to plan menus, cook three meals a day, grocery shopping, baking, laundry, tidying, cleaning and all general housekeeping duties. Monday to Friday 10:30/11:30am - 6:30/7pm. Role is to start in July for £12phn. If you are interested in this role please send your CV to bridgette@imperialstaff.com quoting the job reference number J34587.

SHK7725 Live-in all-rounder Housekeeper/Nanny SW10 ASAP £450npw/£30,600gpa
Live-in all-rounder, housekeeper/nanny sought for a family based in SW10. This will be for a family of 4 with 2 school aged children (4 & 6 years old). Duties will involve housekeeping, laundry, ironing, cooking for the children (occasionally for parents too), walking to and from school for pick-ups/drop offs. This position will suit someone with a can do attitude, who has good experience working in a family home and using initiative. It is essential that there are contactable references and proven longevity on CV, as the family would like for someone who can become part of the family. Some travel may be required once or twice a year. Working Tuesday-Saturday, hours are 7am-7pm (Sunday & Monday off). Accommodation is a bedroom and bathroom within the home and a salary from £450net pw/ £30,600gross pa is available.). Position to commence ASAP. Job ref: J34564.

SHK7724 PT Daily HK/Nanny SW6, Fulham ASAP £240-£355pwn (£13.5k-£18.4kgpa)
A daily Housekeeper/Nanny is sought for a family with a 3 year old daughter and a 2.5 bedroom flat in SW6, Fulham. You will be responsible for picking up the daughter from nursery which is within walking distance, doing the laundry, ironing and washing for the family alongside general housekeeping and childcare duties. 20 hours per week working Monday, Wednesday and Thursday 2/3pm-7/8pm with babysitting over the weekend. Role to start when right candidate is found for a salary of £12-£15phn depending on experience. If you are interested in this role please send your CV to bridgette@imperialstaff.com quoting the job reference number J34525.

SHK7722 Daily Housekeeper W8, Kensington ASAP £550pwn (£38.7kgpa)
A lovely position has become available for a family with 3 children in W8 looking to employ a child friendly housekeeper. You must be trustworthy and flexible and happy to travel for 4 weeks with the family during the summer. Duties to include all housekeeping, laundry, washing, ironing and occasional child care if required if the nanny is not around or on holiday. This role would suit a candidate with longevity in a previous role, excellent references and the ability to work as part of a team or independently. You must be fit and energetic with excellent English. Monday to Friday 8am – 7pm. Salary £550pwn. ASAP Start. If you are interested in this role please send your CV to bridgette@imperialstaff.com quoting the job reference number J34459.

SHK7720 Daily Housekeeper 4/5 days per wk - 9am - 2pm SW20, South Wimbledon ASAP £15phg
DAILY LONDN SW20. ASAP start for housekeeper who is committed and trustworthy. Capable housekeeper will confidently undertake all housekeeping duties, cleaning, vacuuming, dusting and ironing. Pet friendly essential and must be fit and energetic. 4/5 days per week including a Tuesday and Friday ideally, 9am – 2pm. ASAP start. £15phg. If you are interested in this role please send your CV to bridgette@imperialstaff.com quoting the job reference number J34439.

SHK7715 Seeking organised Housekeeper/Nanny SW20 ASAP £26,500 - £30,600gpa
Live-in Housekeeper/Nanny sought for friendly family in SW20. This role is mainly housekeeping, but the candidate needs to be child friendly as the family have a 4 year old girl and an 8 year old boy (both at full-time school). Childcare will be mainly before and after school, and both parents work long hours so this is a sole charge role. Parents will leave the house at 7am and return at 6pm. The candidate will be expected to be on duty during these hours, but not necessarily working for the whole time (can take a longer afternoon break for example). While the children are at school duties will include tidying, cleaning, organising the home. The housework is currently managed in 6 hours per week by a cleaner who will be leaving. This role is Monday-Friday and 1 weeknight babysitting will be included (although rarely used). Candidate must have excellent English, to help the children with their English level and homework. The ideal candidate will be someone trustworthy who can keep the children active and engaged, stimulate their interest and curiosity, set up routines and keep up with the daily schedule and activities. Must also have a keen eye for detail, be organised and self-sufficient. Salary £400-450pwn/£26,500 - £30,600gpa is on offer. Accommodation is also provided, which is a large private loft area and private bathroom. Role to commence ASAP. If you would like to be considered for this position please send your current CV to lucy@imperialstaff.com quoting job reference: J34390

SHK7711 Live-in Housekeeper/Nanny Battersea ASAP/Flexible £28,000 gross per annum
Live-in Nanny/Housekeeper sought for a family based in Battersea, SW11. The nanny/housekeeper will be responsible for two girls aged 8 & 11 years old. The girls are sporty, bright and musical, they attend sports, piano & cello lessons in the week as well as keeping up with reading and homework. All child related duties are required such as keeping to their routine, supervising reading/homework, taking to activities, helping with bath/bed times, organising school and activities bags. While the children are at school household duties will be required, such as cleaning and tidying the home, doing family laundry, running errands and cooking fresh family meals. Working hours Monday –Friday 7am-8pm (plus 2 nights of babysitting a week). As the children are at school full-time the candidate will have lots of time during the day to have a longer break. The ideal candidate will be someone who loves children, is energetic and enjoys keeping busy. This is definitely a long term position within a friendly household. Accommodation provided in the property is a private bedroom with bathroom next to it (the bathroom is shared with children but children mainly use their own separate shower room). A driver is essential and a manual car is provided on duty. Candidate must also be happy to travel in the UK and overseas on holidays (usual working hours apply). Salary is dependent on experience, around £28,000 gross per annum. This position is to commence ASAP, although could be flexible for the right candidate. If you would like to be considered for this position please send your current CV to lucy@imperialstaff.com quoting job reference: J34336

SHK7710 Passionate & Responsible Daily Housekeeper W8, Kensington ASAP £384-£480pwn (£24.9k-£33kgpa)
A passionate, honest and responsible Housekeeper is sought for a family based in W8, Kensington with a peaceful and well organised 4 bedroom household. The successful candidate will need to be able to perform their duties to the highest of standards, being extremely thorough with proper judgement. The home has delicate surfaces (glass, mirrored doors, pietra serena) so attention detail will be essential. The principals do not describe the household as formal, however they give a lot of importance to cleanliness, appearance and good manners. Daily responsibilities will include all housekeeping duties, liaising with contractors, ensuring security instructions are carefully implemented, taking messages, household maintenances and very light gardening duties of sweeping leaves from the rear garden and parking space when required and cleaning with water once a week. It would be a bonus if you could cook and host small lunches, but this is by no means essential. Working hours will be Monday to Thursday for 8 hours a day. The role is to commence ASAP for a salary of £12-£15ph. If you would like to apply for this role, please send your CV to bridgette@imperialstaff.com quoting Ref: J32896.

SHK7705 Wonderful HK/Nanny role! Chelsea ASAP £34,700 - £42,800gpa + Mews House
A highly organised and energetic Live-in Housekeeper/Nanny is required for a family in Chelsea. The family have 3 children who are aged between 3-7 years old and they are all at full time school. It is essential that the nanny is confident with children and happy to take sole charge of them after school. During the day the duties will consist of laundry, ironing, tidying, working alongside part-time cleaner to keep the home organised and in good condition, organising the children’s diaries, liaising with schools, and planning play-dates/activities for the children. Ideally the candidate will be a good cook and happy to prepare meals for mum as well as children. A confident driver in London is essential and an automatic 4x4 is provided on duty. The candidate will need to be hardworking, discreet and efficient. Hours will be Monday – Friday, 7am – 7pm with a 2 hour break during the day. A separate mews house will be provided for the candidate with all costs covered. Salary negotiable £500-£550 per week net/£34,700 - £42,800gpa. Position to commence ASAP! If you would like to be considered for this position please send your current CV to lucy@imperialstaff.com quoting job reference: J33960

Temp PT Housekeeper/Companion NW8, St Johns Wood 27th May £15phg
Lovely client needs a part-time temporary housekeeper/Companion from the 27th May for one week to help her keep her home clean, tidy and organised. You will also need to go out with the client shopping, to the hairdressers and out to the West End occasionally or anything else she needs. The client is elderly but very very independent so someone who will support the client in her home and not take over and someone kind, caring personable. Working Monday, Wednesday & Friday about 4hrs per day from 10am-2pm (a little flexibility on start and finish times possibly). £15 gross per hour. If you are interested in this role please email bridgette@imperialstaff.com quoting your full name and the job reference number J33919.

SHK7693 F/T Live-in Housekeeper SW19 ASAP £30,600 - £34,700gpa
F/T live-in Housekeeper sought in Wimbledon Village (SW19). First time parents are due baby girl twins in May. Role duties; tidying, laundry/ironing, cooking an evening meal and helping with the twins if needed. Employer seek a candidate who is looking to commit on long term basis and will have experience with babies and comfortable watching them for a couple of hours if needed. Candidate must be happy to travel and be pet friendly. Hours; full time. Flexibility to work some weekends is essential, with 2 days off during the week. Accommodation provided; newly renovated, private 1 bedroom flat attached to the home (has double bedroom, bathroom, kitchen and living area). Salary; £30,600 - £34,700gpa and start date ASAP. If you would like to be considered for this position. Send up to date to CV to alice@imperialstaff.com job no: J33757

Head Houskeeper SW7, South Kensington ASAP Negotiable depending on experience
A head housekeeper is sought to run and maintain the principal’s property, this will run from the cleaning to organizing, liaising with various suppliers with regards to particulars (flowers, shopping, maintenance workers etc.) When the family is in town the hours are long and you are required to stay one step ahead of things. (General hours are 10-6:00pm, Monday – Friday but also covering weekends when the principal is in town as well as longer hours (7:30-8am-9/9:30pm). The housekeepers need to be able to work off their own initiative and be of a very high standard, pay will be based on experience. If you are interested in this role please email bridgette@imperialstaff.com quoting your full name and the job reference J33590.

Afternoon Housekeeper NW8, St Johns Wood ASAP Negotiable
A lovely family of 4 are looking for a trustworthy and hygienic housekeeper to tend to their standalone, four storey property in NW8, St Johns Wood. Daily responsibilities will involve general housekeeping duties and will require family cooking, with a particular focus on healthy and ethnic cuisine (Asian, Indian, and Mediterranean). The successful candidate must be child friendly and be seen as a positive influence on the household as the family have two children. The family also have a labradoodle and will require some pet related duties such as walking. Working hours will be Monday to Friday between the hours of 11am and 7pm. The role is to commence ASAP for a salary of £12phn+. If you are interested in this role, please email bridgette@imperialstaff.com quoting your full name and the job reference number: J33543.

SHK7662 Live-in Housekeeper/Cook role SW3 ASAP £26,500gpa
Well-presented, ‘switched-on’ Housekeeper sought for return Staff of Distinction client in SW3. The prospective Housekeeper should be bright, positive, warm, and child-friendly since the family have two school aged children. They must also speak fluent English, and be well presented. The duties will include: light and deep cleaning, laundry and ironing, changing bed linens, running errands, grocery shopping, delegating work to the part-time cleaner, cooking good family meals, and some occasional babysitting. The Housekeeper must also be willing to travel with the family to Italy once a year. The working hours will vary, but will equate to around 45 a week, spread across Tuesday – Saturday (Sunday and Monday off). A separate one bedroom flat will be provided with all bills and utilities paid for. With regret, not suitable for partners or pets. Salary £400 per week net/ £26,500gpa, depending on experience. If you would like to be considered for this position please send your current CV to lucy@imperialstaff.com quoting job reference: J33475

Well-Presented Daily Housekeeper/Cook NW8, St Johns Wood ASAP £12phn
Live-out Housekeeper/Cook sought for a family of 5 based in St Johns wood, NW8. Your role will include all housekeeping duties, laundry, washing, ironing, running errands, shopping and family cooking. You must be well-presented, reliable, honest and trustworthy and ideally have experience working in a large home. Hours and days are Monday – Friday, 8am – 7pm and the rate on offer is £12phn. ASAP start. Interested? Please email your CV to bridgette@imperialstaff.com quoting J33063.

London Chef/Butler/Chauffeur/Gardener

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Job Code

Job Title

Location

Start Date

Salary

SCB749 Daily Chef W1, Mayfair ASAP £40k-£45kgpa
A creative Chef who can work to the highest of standards is sought for a formal household in W1, Mayfair. You will need to be able to work in a fully commercial kitchen, wear a traditional uniform and be confident cooking for up to 24 people. Ideally you will have previously worked within private residences and have Yacht experiences. You will be required to come up with creative, specialised dishes and be able to cook international food. Working hours will be 5 days a week on a rota system from 10am-9:30pm. The role is to start ASAP for a salary of £40k-£45kgpa. If you are interested in this role please send your CV to bridgette@imperialstaff.com quoting your full name and the job reference number J34582.

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