Domestic Couple Job and Vacancy
Family is looking for a guardian couple on a wine estate near Bordeaux. Mr.is French, Madam is American, and have a 5 year old son and a 2 ½ daughter.
One of the couple will be a cook for the customers and the family, and also manages the cars and the general management of the house and the garden. He/she may occasionally be a driver for the professional journeys of the master and the mistress of the house.
The other person is in charge of children, meals service, some housework.
Some other responsibilities for the couple include: surveillance of the property, organizing meals and shopping, various tasks in the house (bouquets and other arrangements), maintenance of a garden of flowers and vegetables. (Most major housework and gardening are followed by other employees.) The couple will also work with the family on other properties, mainly a beach house and a hunting property.
The important qualities are: flexibility, discretion, hardworking, experienced, dedicated, honest, caring and attentive, energetic.
- Languages: French and English
- Accepted animals
- Driver's license (both people)
The work is around 40 hours per week per person, 5.5 out of 7, with 5 weeks holiday, company mutual, incentive, numerous activities organized by the EC. The couple will have their own home on the property (all fees are paid, except telephone and internet). A mobile phone and a company vehicle will also be provided.
3 750 to 4 500 euros net/month for the couple (depending experience)