Posted - 5 Feb 2018

Location - LONDON, UK


International family are looking for a Driver / Houseman to join their Domestic Team of Staff, you must be highly professional, energetic, pro-active in approach and flexible, and be able to work as part of a close team communicating clearly and effectively.  High levels of discretion and initiative are expected.


The responsibilities of the role include, but are not limited to:


  • Preparing and serving breakfast

  • Driving for the family, including early morning children’s school runs

  • Cleaning the cars, ensuring they are stocked with water/newspapers, as required

  • Cleaning the Principal’s shoes when required

  • Checking the house is secure and setting the alarm both when the family is in residence and when they are away

  • Gaining an understanding of and developing a working knowledge of all systems in the house – heating, cooling, AV, swimming pool etc.

  • Taking out the rubbish and recycling

  • Ensuring a good stock of general supplies including light bulbs, shoe polish, batteries, tool kits etc.

  • Proactively ensuring that the house runs smoothly, reporting any issues to the PA

  • Undertaking general maintenance – changing light bulbs, fixing small issues, if appropriate

  • Ensuring drinks fridge is fully stocked

  • Liaising closely with the chef regarding any supplies that are needed

  • Communicating with the nannies regarding cars needed for children’s activities

  • Proactively ensuring that the information in the team calendar is clear and that all the details required are there

  • Running any errands for the family and household, as required

  • With the PA liaising with contractors to ensure any work is carried out to a high standard and that security is not breached

  • Working with the team when the family is away on a systematic ‘spring clean’ of the house, including cleaning the silver, chandeliers, outside space etc.

  • Being aware constantly of the security of the family and their home


Salary depending on experience circa £35,000 - £40,000 Live Out


Based on a 5 day working week with flexibility to work weekends


Ref: EHS #1813


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