Temporary Live in House Manager for Estate in Berkshire - ASAP Start

Posted 1 week ago by Leaman Consulting LLP Easy Apply

Temporary Live in House Manger + cooking skills for Country Estate in Berkshire.

A young friendly couple are looking for a live in house manager to support them at their country house outside of Hungerford. Building works of the property will commence in the next year or so, so this position is an on-going temporary role until that starts.


- you must be available immediately

- on going temp role - no end date (not sure on this and candidate MUST be flexible & happy with this arrangement)

- You must be able to cook

- oversee cleaners and housekeepers but must be able to cook family meals at weekends and oversee the running of the house and spreadsheets etc.

-Undertaking any reasonable task that is asked of you which is safely within your abilities and as instructed to include operating gardening tools and machines including hedge trimmers, strimmers, mowers and blowers etc, keeping all areas clean & tidy.

-Basic maintenance checks and repairs of machinery and equipment used and reporting all breakages and items requiring repair.

-Carrying out building maintenance tasks that are within your abilities and can be carried out safely such as clearing gutters, mending doors, painting etc.

-Driving (collection to and from train station and to London occasionally)


-Walking the principles dogs when needs be


-Working hours - 5 days a week. 9-5.30am. Needed in residence Friday/Saturday/Sunday with flexibility outside of the working hours

-20 days holiday

-Accommodation provided (2 bed Stable Cottage in the grounds of the estate. Partners considered)

-Salary £40,000+ DOE pro rata

Please note due to the volume of application we cannot guarantee a response to everyone.

Leaman Consulting are an equal opportunities employer.

Required skills

  • Cooking
  • Driver
  • HNW
  • Household
  • Management

Reference: 34639072

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