Cook & Butler Couple- Chelsea

An experienced Cook & Butler Couple are required for a formal household in Chelsea.

The clients have just moved house and require a Couple for immediate start.
The family consists of 2 Principals with adult children who visit on occasion. Additional staff are 2 daily housekeeping assistants and a security/driver.

Ideal candidates will have previous experience within Private Household or the Yachting industry.

Up to £850.00-£900.00 net per week
Chelsea, London
Permanent Live-In

At least one candidate must have a driving licence and be comfortable driving in London.


A separate 2 bedroom mews house, 30 mins walk/10 min drive/bus from the property is provided.


40 hours a week (Monday to Friday) with flexibility when required.


Tasks will include:

  • Heavy housekeeping such as changing light bulbs and cleaning chandeliers
  • Household maintenance
  • Preparing meeting rooms & offering refreshments for guests
  • Serving formal dinners on occasion
  • Greeting formal guests
  • Driving the Principals’ when required
  • Butler duties i.e. looking after the male principle and taking care of his clothes/shoes
  • Laundry, ironing, care of fine furnishings
  • Preparing breakfast
  • Cooking dinner on average twice a week
  • Wardrobe management, sewing
  • Overseeing daily help
  • Other ad hoc duties

Key qualifying criteria

  • Previous experience within formal households
  • At least one candidate MUST hold a driving license
  • Flexible to work occasional weekends when the Principals’ are in residence or entertaining
  • Family cooking skills must be practised and confident
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