Housekeeper (live in) Hove in Sussex

Lovely family with a resident teenager need a housekeeper for their beautiful six bedroom town house on the beach.

This is the family’s main residence during term time, during holidays the family move to their other residences.  They are a creative family  and family time is very important to them, as peace and quiet when they are working at home.

It is essential that you are incredibly organised, positive and a self starter and able to work on own initiative.  They are an informal family and are  looking for someone who can fit in with their lives.

Duties are hands on cleaning, washing and ironing to a high standard.  running the house, dealing with contractors and trades people.  House and pet sitting.

Principals are keen cooks and into healthy eating, flower arranging and care of house plants.

Must be computer proficient, able to deal with emails, on line shopping as needed.  Family diary is online so will need to liaise with principals for school diary and appointments.

Take the fifteen year old daughter to school and pick up, walking the dog.  Car driver essential.  Accommodation comprises of a basement flat, one bedroom, sitting room, bathroom, kitchen.

To start end of August, but if the right candidate comes along would be prepared to pay a retainer.  Other staff at their other properties have been with them for more than twenty five years.


£30k per annum

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