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Posted 12/11/2020

Live In Couple - Permanent - Banbury - COUPLES ONLY

We are looking for a couple to come and manage a large property based on a 400-acre estate in North Oxfordshire. The grounds are often opened to the public and the family employ a team of gardeners to maintain them (most of whom live on the estate). The owners primarily visit at the weekends with occasional dinner parties and guests however more often than not, it’s just the two of them. The owners also have a large chalet in Switzerland so 5/6 times a year, you will be expected to accompany the family and look after them during their stay.

Responsibilities
  • House Manager/Handy Man Responsibilities
  • Responsibly for the management of all properties
  • Simple mechanical, electrical, plumbing tasks
  • Pool and tennis court management
  • Ensuring security cameras and systems are effective
  • Supporting the housekeeper
  • Assisting when entertaining
  • Driving and valeting
  • Pet care
  • Gardening
  • Cleaning, laundry and ironing
  • Care of antiques and artwork
  • Reporting maintenance issues
  • Kitchen assistance including food prep & cleaning
  • Serving the owners and guests
  • Driving / running errands
  • Admin Pet care
Ideal Candidate
  • Hands on approach is paramount
  • Experience working as a team
  • Strong experience in a similar role
  • Fit and energetic
  • Non smoking
Package
£60,000 Gross Per Annum

Date: ASAP

Hours: Full flexibility required, usually busy at the weekend and quiet during the week Accommodation: Apartment on the estate

LIVE IN COUPLE

PERMANENT

COUPLE

BANBURY

Posted 12/11/2020

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We are looking for a couple to come and manage a large property based on a 400-acre estate in North Oxfordshire. The grounds are often opened to the public and the family employ a team of gardeners to maintain them (most of whom live on the estate). The owners primarily visit at the weekends with occasional dinner parties and guests however more often than not, it’s just the two of them. The owners also have a large chalet in Switzerland so 5/6 times a year, you will be expected to accompany the family and look after them during their stay.

Responsibilities
  • House Manager/Handy Man Responsibilities
  • Responsibly for the management of all properties
  • Simple mechanical, electrical, plumbing tasks
  • Pool and tennis court management
  • Ensuring security cameras and systems are effective
  • Supporting the housekeeper
  • Assisting when entertaining
  • Driving and valeting
  • Pet care
  • Gardening
  • Cleaning, laundry and ironing
  • Care of antiques and artwork
  • Reporting maintenance issues
  • Kitchen assistance including food prep & cleaning
  • Serving the owners and guests
  • Driving / running errands
  • Admin Pet care
Ideal Candidate
  • Hands on approach is paramount
  • Experience working as a team
  • Strong experience in a similar role
  • Fit and energetic
  • Non smoking
Package 60000

£60,000 Gross Per Annum

Date: ASAP

Hours: Full flexibility required, usually busy at the weekend and quiet during the week Accommodation: Apartment on the estate

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