Job and Vacancy Head Housekeeper
A professional young couple with a 6 year old son relocating from South Africa, and originally from Brussel, Belgium, to Dubai, UAE require the employment of a long term Head Housekeeper to ensure the wellbeing of their home, it’s surrounds and staff and the child’s immediate environment.
The candidates extensive experience in working in a private residence, with full Housekeeper & Laundry responsibilities with staff management ability will be utilized to its full potential within this excellent opportunity.
Qualified and energetic candidates can expect a competitive package accommodation.
Vacancy duties and responsibilities
- Maintain cleaning check list & record
- Detailed cleaning including carpets and windows, surfaces & antiques
- Follow the cleaning routine
- Laundry and ironing including linens, VIP wardrobe and delicate items
- Simple sewing and repair to clothing
- Household inventory management
- Running basic errands
- Maintaining cleaning equipment at all times
- Special care of furnishings, delicate surfaces, high-end household appliances
- Hand-washing and special care of fine linens and delicate clothing
- Team work
- Assisting in the preparation for functions / receptions & special occasions
- Prepare and keep the rooms as per specified standards
- Report to the principal
- Work within a team including the nanny.
Candidat Profile requirement
- Fluent command of English in verbal and written communication
- Honest and Trustworthy with a pro-active mind set
- Detail oriented with the ability to respect a schedule and organize the works
- Previous experience in private residences with children
- High level of experience cleanliness and laundry
- Flexible and able to accommodate principle e/o guests schedule including public holidays and weekends throughout the year.
- Proven ability to work unsupervised for long periods
- Written references confirming abilities in similar roles
- Eagerness to be employed on a long-term basis and commit to the appointment
- 3 years' experience working as a housekeeper
- Fluent English, French is a plus
- Housekeeping qualifications would be a plus
- Significative experience
- Dynamic, friendly yet professional person with kind and honest attributes who values the discretion required
- Schedule is flexible in accordance to the house needs
- Salary based on experience and qualifications for the right candidate.
- Private room within the property
- Full time placement with 3 months trial period
Head Housekeeper Salary