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Hampshire – Live Out Housekeeper Required. (Horsey experience useful for occasional help on the yard ;)) 1244 views4 applications

Ref: JL55773

*5 day week * Up to £400pw neg. depending on experience *(Horsey experience useful for occasional help on the yard ;))

Private household based on a small 20-acre country Thoroughbred Stud now seeking a Housekeeper who must be animal-friendly. You would be required to look after 2 dogs, as well as the main the house when the owner is away frequently during the week so some caretaking/supervision of an empty house required.  You must, of course, be reliable and honest and be happy to be in a country location with periods on your own. (Subject to DBS checks)

You will have some knowledge of and experience in cleaning and sanitising rooms to varying levels to meet requirements, willingness to learn new cleaning methods and how to use various pieces of equipment, ability to adapt to different situations (owner and extended family in residence/not) and be able to  change work processes to accommodate employer needs etc.

Example of Housekeeper Job Duties

  • Dusting and polishing furniture and fixtures
  • Cleaning and sanitising toilets, showers/bathtubs, countertops, and sinks
  • Maintaining a clean and sanitary kitchen area
  • Making beds and changing linens
  • Washing windows
  • Vacuuming and cleaning carpets and rugs
  • Sweeping/vacuuming, polishing, and mopping hard floors
  • Sorting, washing, loading, and unloading laundry
  • Ironing clothing items
  • Using any cleaning equipment such as vacuums, mops, and other cleaning tools
  • Keeping bathrooms stocked with clean linens, toiletries, and other supplies
  • Cleaning mirrors and other glass surfaces
  • Emptying trash receptacles and disposing of waste
  • Steaming and cleaning draperies
  • Tidying up rooms
  • Monitoring cleaning supplies and ordering more as needed
  • Reporting any necessary repairs or replacements


Please contact Caroline & The Grooms List team, quoting reference code JL55773 on 0203 006 5730 or email info@carolinecarterrecruitment.com

More Information

  • Earliest start date 7th October 2019
  • Continent/Country United Kingdom
  • Position/s available Sole Charge, Housekeeper, Person Friday
  • Yard disciplines/Activities Family Yard, Stud
  • Riding No riding required
  • Required Skills None
  • Non-equine skills required Cook, Gardener, Housekeeper, Other - see job description, Pet Care/Sitting
  • Accommodation provided None
  • Days per week 5
  • Salary currency £
  • Salary guide IRO £400pw depending on experience
  • Salary Period Weekly
  • Must Drive Car
  • Must have own car? Yes
  • Pets welcome? No
  • Own horse welcome? No
  • Smoking allowed? Yes
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Caroline Carter Recruitment Ltd
The Stables
Fildyke Road
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0203 006 5730 / 07747 686 118

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