Luxury Housekeeper

Location: Shepton Mallet, UK
Salary: £50,000 PA

Job Overview

We seek a highly skilled and experienced Housekeeper to join a household in Pylle, Shepton Mallett. The successful candidate will be responsible for maintaining the cleanliness and organisation of the residence and managing laundry and wardrobe care. This is a full-time, live-out position requiring flexibility and attention to detail.

  • Perform general housekeeping duties, including but not limited to cleaning and tidying all living spaces, bedrooms, bathrooms, and common areas,
  • Dusting, polishing, and maintaining the overall cleanliness and organisation of the residence,
  • Ensure that all cleaning supplies and equipment are stocked and well-maintained,
  • Handle delicate items and antiques with care,
  • Manage all laundry duties, including washing, ironing, folding, and organising clothes and linens,
  • Handle delicate and designer clothing with the utmost care, following specific instructions for each garment,
  • Maintain the wardrobe inventory, ensuring clothes are arranged neatly and ready for use,
  • Coordinate with other household staff to ensure smooth operations.

Role Requirements

  • Previous experience working as a Luxury Housekeeper in a similar high-end or private household,
  • Excellent knowledge of various cleaning techniques and high standards of cleanliness,
  • Familiarity with household appliances and equipment,
  • Ability to work independently and take initiative in managing household tasks,
  • Detail-oriented with excellent organisational skills,
  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written,
  • Flexibility to work occasional evenings and weekends when the family is in residence,
  • We are looking for candidates who reside within a 40-minute commute and have their own vehicle.

Candidates should have a minimum of 5 years of luxury housekeeping, either within a 5* establishment or private household.