Experienced Housekeeper

14 May 2017
13 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
An Oxford University College is looking for an experienced Housekeeper to manage the upkeep and running of a large house occupied by the Head of the College and his wife until July 2018. This is a large house over four floors, with plenty of guest's rooms and three bathrooms so you need to be fit and active.
Expected Duties:-
Changing bed linens, ironing and cleaning rooms and kitchen to a high standard
Carry out various monthly or yearly deep / specialist cleans on kitchen appliances, carpets, curtains etc
Ensure the house is presentable at all times and meet and Greet visitors in a warm and welcoming manner
Organise catering for various events being held at the house - Private Dinners, Drinks Parties, BBQ's etc
Help to prepare some simple food like breakfast and lunch but also prepare fruit punch, pims drinks etc
Clear up during and after events, supervise staff working, prepare table settings and furniture before
Report and arrange any maintenance repairs and order supplies for the house.
This is a fantastic position for the right person, 40 hours per week with some flexibility needed for various events which would involve an odd evening or weekend but overtime or time in lieu is offered.
Salary offered is £20 - £22k, free parking in central oxford, 26 days holiday, pension, free meals and private medical insurance. Contract until July 2018 - To be reviewed nearer the time
You need to have previous similar experience, presentable with a friendly personality, excellent written and spoken English, reliable and trustworthy, hardworking, organised and can plan ahead.
If you have the right experience and are interested, please send your CV or call