£18-£20 per hour
We are seeking a reliable and experienced Housekeeper to support our client in their Knightsbridge home on a temporary basis.
The primary role of the Housekeeper will be to maintain the cleanliness and organisation of a 3-bedroom, 2 storey residence located in the prestigious Knightsbridge area of London. This role involves ensuring the home is kept in immaculate condition and providing essential support to the household.
The ideal candidate should possess excellent cleaning skills, a strong work ethic, and the ability to manage household tasks effectively and independently.
This role will start one 26th March and will end on 24th April and candidates must be willing to work on a self-employed basis. The role will be around 5 hours work per day, Monday-Friday with some flexibility for amended hours and days when the Principal is in residency.
- Perform thorough and meticulous cleaning of all rooms, including bedrooms, bathrooms, living areas, and the kitchen
- Dusting, sweeping, vacuuming, mopping, and polishing surfaces to maintain a pristine and hygienic environment
- Ensure proper care of delicate materials and valuable possessions within the home
- Laundry and ironing duties, including washing, folding, and putting away clothes and linens
- Responsible for maintaining kitchen cleanliness, including dishes, appliances, and pantry organisation
- Monitor and restock cleaning supplies and household essentials as needed
- Assist with occasional meal preparation and light cooking
- Occasionally run errands, such as grocery shopping or picking up dry cleaning
The ideal candidate:
- Previous experience in professional housekeeping, preferably in a private household
- Strong attention to detail and commitment to maintaining a polished and organised environment
- Excellent communication skills and a friendly demeanour
- Discretion and respect for the privacy of the homeowners
- Knowledge of appropriate cleaning methods, materials and equipment
- Flexibility to adapt to changing needs and schedules
- Physical stamina to perform various cleaning tasks and lift moderately heavy objects