Live In Weekend Couple Required

Location Richmond, Surrey
Role Domestic Couples
Salary Negotiable upon experience 

A live-in weekend Cook/Butler/Handyman couple are required for a fully staffed private household in Richmond, Surrey. You will be required for work 7.30am to 7pm Friday to Monday inclusive.

The Lady of the House has four dogs and the couple will be in charge of their welfare when on duty. They must be dog/animal lovers.

A two bedroom cottage with garden will be provided and use of a pool car when on duty.

Duties to include but not limited to:


•Prepare breakfast, lunch and dinner Friday to Monday using organic ingredients and produce from the house garden.

•Prepare menus and source organic suppliers.

•All food shopping for the house and the animals.

•Prepare and cook fresh food for the dogs.

•Stock control of dry goods and household products.

•Care, upkeep and cleaning of the kitchen/dining room area.

•Making Lady of the House’s bed and tidying the bathroom on Saturday and Sunday when the Housekeeper is not on duty.

•Preparing floral arrangements as and when required.

•Assist the butler/handyman where necessary.

•Working on occasional weekends at holiday house in Sussex.


•To prepare the dining room, set the table and to serve breakfast, lunch and dinner (if required).

•Care, upkeep and cleaning of all downstairs rooms.

•Care upkeep and cleaning of Lady of the House’s suite of rooms on Saturday and Sunday when the housekeeper is off duty.

•Care for the dogs and feed them. Walking the dogs on Saturday and Sunday when the chauffeur is off duty.

•Care and upkeep for all silver and brass.

•Maintain the fireplaces and arrange for them to be swept/set.

•Care and upkeep of the swimming pool, pool house and tennis court.

•Feed the chickens and collect the eggs.

•Assisting the Cook/Housekeeper as and when required.

•Working on occasional weekends at holiday house in Sussex.

•Driving and running errands on Saturday and Sunday when the Chauffeur is off duty.

•Upkeep of televisions, and general DIY around the house and garden as required.

This job is listed under the Domestic Couples section of our jobs board.

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