Estate Housekeeper (Live in)

French & English speaking clients with a working estate in Wiltshire, require a live-in Housekeeper to maintain the main house and be a gatekeeper when the family travel.
Dog sitting, errand running and daily housekeeping is required within this role.
The client does not require dinner party cooking, however you may be required to provided breakfast, a simple lunch and the occasional cake. Any cooking skills are a bonus.

£400.00 net per week
Permanent Live-In

Daily errand running will be required, including grocery shopping, dry cleaning pick-ups, post office, receiving parcels etc.

Due to the rural location of this role, all applicants must drive and vehicles are made available for your use.

Candidates MUST be dog lovers, as you will be responsible for their well-being and will have them within your care when the family travel.

Accommodation is self-contained and located on the estate. There are several options available from staff cottages to apartments.

An interest in gardening would be a huge plus (not essential), as the Principal would like to use home grown produce and fresh cut flowers where possible.


  • Housekeeping & laundry
  • Simple family cooking- Principals often cook for themselves
  • Errands running, grocery shopping etc
  • Floral arrangements
  • Dog sitting & Pet Care

Key qualifying criteria

  • Driving license
  • Housekeeping experience
  • Confident family cooking skills
  • Dog friendly
  • DBS Check (Talent can assist you with this if required)
  • Candidates must be animal friendly as it is a working farm with additional pets- including horses, lamas, chickens & dogs! (only the dogs are under your care)
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