Live-in Companion/Girl Friday – Shropshire

Live-in Companion / Girl Friday required in Shropshire.
Self-contained flat provided at this large property where you would be part of a larger team (Housekeeper, Gardener, PA).

Up to £450 net per week
Permanent Live-In

Candidates must be able to drive the Principal in his own car – Range Rover. A ‘work car’ can be provided for errand running if needed – Should you have your own vehicle; your mileage and petrol will be paid for by the client).

It is essential that you are a capable and confident traditional Cook, as you are required to cook on a daily basis for the Principal.

For those candidates with green fingers, a disused kitchen garden & allotment are available for you to take on as a project (should this be of interest).

The Kitchen Garden was once thriving, and the Principal would very much like to see if flourishing once again. A small orchard is also on the grounds of the property along with a walled garden (which you are welcome to take on as well, should you wish to grow fresh flowers for the house). The gardening aspect of this role is not at all essential, but perhaps a lovely perk for some candidates!


  • Some basic housekeeping (bed making, cooking and organising linen cupboard)
  • Cooking (traditional English cuisine e.g. chicken pie, roast etc.)
  • Driving Principal
  • Weekly pub lunch with Principal
  • Errand running
  • Weekly food shop

Key qualifying criteria

  • Outgoing personality
  • Proactive attitude
  • Excellent conversationalist
  • Good listener
  • Capable cook – traditional English cuisine
  • Confident driver
  • Full clean driving licence
  • DBS check
  • Supporting references
  • Happy to be based in a rural location (6 mins drive from the town of Newport, Shropshire)




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