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Welcome to LJW Recruitment - the definitive boutique agency providing you with global Job Vacancies, recruitment news and industry updates.

 

Not all the positions we represent are here and we do our best to update these regularly. We do understand that timing is often of the essence in finding the right position and if you have the right experience, we would like to hear from you to start working together.

 

Should you be interested in any of the roles below, or you wish to register, please Contact Us  or email your resume to get you started to: cv@ljwrecruitment.com

 

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Domestic Vacancies

 

 

WELCOME

 

As a member of the Advisory Board of 'Family Office Recruitment', we are pleased to direct you to view their 2015 global report, examining the recruitment market within the family office sector addressing the key issues family offices face, the attraction of family offices for candidates, trends, skill requirements, a look at salary levels, as well as best practices and other important issues. The report is wide ranging and will be of interest not only to family offices themselves, but everyone in the private wealth space, as it sheds some light on this largely hidden market. The report is available to download for free from  www.familyofficerecruitment.com/about-us/family-office-recruitment-report-2014/

We have seen a marked increase in requests by our clients, for LIVE IN staff and therefore we seek new talented individuals, with experience in domestic positions. Please also encourage your qualified and experienced colleagues to register with us. We continually look for new established candidates in the private service industry, and we are here to help.   

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!!  JOBS OF THE WEEK  !!

 

Chef / House Manager - Cannes, South of France

Our client requires an experienced and highly skilled Chef who can also offer House Management, of this seasonal property managing one full time daily housekeeper. You will cook Asian and Mediterranean inspired healthy meals for the Principle and his family of 5, plus nannies etc, and guests who visit when in residence. Deal with outside contractors, swimming pool, expenses, household budget, stock, basically manage and look after the house and be proactive and communicate with London office. Travel to other locations if requested. Start ASAP to have an in-depth handover with current Chef, who has been there for years and leaving to return to London full time. Accommodation is a Cottage on the estate and all utility bills paid. Salary DOE and UK contract offered (employed as a ‘travelling chef’). French speaker preferred but not a deal breaker. Must have clean driving licence, DBS/Police check and excellent references. Dogs / pets welcome. Email your food pics, menus, references and resume to cv@ljwrecruitment.com

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Live In Nanny – Colchester (UK), Cape Town (SA) and Tuscany (Italy)

This lovely family are looking for an energetic, enthusiastic and experienced Nanny to take mostly sole charge, of their 2 year old boy,  The toddler is very well behaved and developing great skills, but has some issues with his hearing therefore clear and perfect English as a first language a must, in order to assist with his learning and development. He starts Montessori Nursery in September.

You will organise his day to day schedule and activities, clean his room and care for his laundry/clothes, and plan/ prepare healthy nutritional food for the boy. You will provide social and intellectual stimulation, provide discipline where necessary and set behavioral guidelines. In general, all associated nursery duties providing a happy and secure day to day routine.

The family are based in Colchester when in the UK and spend the Xmas season in Cape Town, and July – Sept in Tuscany. The ideal candidate will be experienced with this age group, and also be flexible and happy to travel. Sole and Share Charge. Hours: Monday to Friday (occasional weekend). In the UK a flat will be provided and when abroad, a private room in other locations. Car also provided. Clean driving licence required, a DBS & up to date First Aid. Ideally you will have additional childcare qualifications,  and present with excellent checkable references. Open to all age groups, however with no dependants and free to travel. An interest in Montessori methods welcome. £45,000 pa, plus apartment and costs, and use of car in business hours. This would suit a career nanny. Start ASAP.  Email cv@ljwrecruitment.com  

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BUTLER / VALET / HOUSE / ESTATE MANAGER VACANCIES

 

 

We are looking for Experienced International Senior Management with fluency in English, French and Arabic languages

A newly formed, internationally renowned organisation is looking to employ an entire team of Hospitality Management Professionals, to oversee the smooth running of this large Group of Properties.

Our client is based in Saudi Arabia, and owns, operates and maintains high-end properties across The Kingdom. The properties are frequently visited by VIPs, requiring top-tier levels of service. The properties are large complexes ranging between 0.15 KM2 and 2 KM2 total area. On-site facilities typically include residential, hospitality, healthcare, sports facilities, leisure facilities and landscaping. 

We are seeking top level, experienced bi-lingual Senior Managers for postings in Saudi Arabia (KSA) & Tangiers, Morocco. Only candidates speaking Arabic and English will be considered – while French would provide an added advantage.

Salaries are quoted per annum as follows, and come with various packages all of which are generous:

General Manager (KSA) US$176,000

Resort Manager (Tangiers) US$144,000

Hotel GM (KSA) US$144,000

Director of Hospitality (KSA) US$111,000

Director of Food & Beverage (KSA) US$86,000

Banqueting Manager (KSA) US$64,000

Director of Culinary (KSA) US$144,000

Executive Sous Chef (KSA) US$80,000

Specialty 'Italian' Chef (KSA) US$64,000

Speciality ‘Pastry’ Chef (KSA) US$64,000

Speciality ‘Japanese’ Chef (KSA) US$64,000

Quality Ambassador (KSA & Tangier) US$64,000

Learning & Development Manager (KSA) US$86,000

HR Manager - Saudi National (KSA) US$86,000

 

All positions are under a 2 year contract (renewable), Per Annum Accommodation Allowance = 4 mths salary, Transport Provided (dependant on grade), Flight at start and end of contract + 1 flight per year, Health Insurance Provided, Discretionary Bonus. 4 weeks holiday per year. If you are interested, please Email cv@ljwrecruitment.com 

 

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General Manager – Tangier, Morocco

 

MUST BE BILINGUAL IN ENGLISH AND ARABIC

 

We are looking for a superb General Manager with a proven track record in advanced Team Leadership, Administration and Hospitality Management. Someone who presents proven managerial experience gathered in:

• Luxury hotels and/or,

• Royal Households and/or,

• Private estates, to oversee the management of a substantial private estate in Tangier, Morocco.

 

The Residence has grown considerably over the last few years and there are many changes still to come. In order to protect the assets and to future-proof this stunning location we need a driven, conscientious and self-motivated individual with an exceptional eye for detail.

 

Candidates should be capable of: 

• Maintaining The Residence, its grounds and all the equipment in peak condition whilst it is unoccupied (approx. 10 months/year);

• Oversee the progress of future and ongoing construction works, interior design and styling projects;

• Provide clear, concise reporting to Stakeholders and Senior Management; and

• Candidates will be required to orchestrate the full set-up of all the Principal Residence, Guest Villas, Stores, Kitchens, Staff accommodation, Dining rooms etc. in readiness for occupied periods.

• Candidates must show a clear hospitality driven career path, and must have already worked in and managed establishments renowned around the world for the exceptional levels of service they deliver.

• The ideal candidate for the General Manager position will lead with a passion that inspires his or her staff to deliver service that is quite simply, ‘exceptional’.

• The successful candidate will also be expected to provide strategic leadership expertise that ensures the effective and efficient operation of the residence while improving on the current model, and in doing so, help achieve yet higher standards of service across all the hospitality departments.

 

This is a rare and potentially unique opportunity!

 

Organizational Positioning:

The General Manager will report directly to The Managing Director.

 

Essential Skills:

• Fluency in Arabic and English would be required (French would be an added bonus).

• The ability to manage a team of permanent hospitality staff, that includes: kitchen; food & beverage service; housekeeping and contracted services along with overview of the family’s inner entourage when they are in residence;

• High degree of flexibility and organization skills to accommodate a fast paced, deadline driven and service oriented environment, patience will be a vital virtue;

• Ability to work co-operatively as a member of a much larger team that includes other properties;

• Proficiency in operating existing systems and protocols along with knowledge of the most widely used IT/systems & tools;

• Effective at dealing with large amounts of information;

• Ability to deal effectively with difficult situations, problems and complaints;

• Asset Management.

 

Additional Responsibilities will include:

• Monitors and manages the quality of the services rendered

• Developing and implementing operational improvements

• Ability to assist in the selection and recruitment of Human Resources

• Promoting and maintaining awareness and compliance of Health and Safety in accordance with best practices and legal requirements

• Archiving accurate reports on the situation of operations and operating standards

 

Prerequisites:

• Excellent revenue management skills with experience of budgets, P&L's and forecasting. Working with colleagues to share skills, knowledge, resources and networks. • • • Highly focused, have excellent communication skills, be motivated and professional in appearance and presentation.

 

Experience & Qualifications:

• A Degree or Diploma in Hospitality Management would be an asset, or Graduates Bachelor Degree and/or diploma in hotel or other related field.

• Computer knowledge, MS office, experience in Property Management Software's and Revenue Management Systems desired.

• 8 years experience or more, in a progressively responsible managerial role, with prior formation in event & banqueting management, food and beverage or housekeeping

• A grounding in health and safety and HACCP (or recognised equivalent).

• Specialization in luxury hospitality.

• Completely bilingual in English and Arabic (French would be an advantage).

 

Overall:

• Co-ordinates and oversees all the hospitality functions across the residence.

 

Package:

 

Salary: US$8,000 – 12,000 per month net. Negotiable for exceptional candidates

Accommodation: Full board including laundry

Car: To be provided

Health & Medical: To be covered (international)

Flights Beginning and end of contract + 1 per annum (Economy)

Contract 2 Year contract

Holiday: 4 weeks per annum (paid)

Preference for a single person or married without children

Email cv@ljwrecruitment.com

 

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PRIVATE CHEF / COOK VACANCIES

 

Chef / House Manager - Cannes, South of France

Our client requires an experienced and highly skilled Chef who can also offer House Management, of this seasonal property managing one full time daily housekeeper. You will cook Asian and Mediterranean inspired healthy meals for the Principle and his family of 5, plus nannies etc, and guests who visit when in residence. Deal with outside contractors, swimming pool, expenses, household budget, stock, basically manage and look after the house and be proactive and communicate with London office. Travel to other locations if requested. Start ASAP to have an in-depth handover with current Chef, who has been there for years and leaving to return to London full time. Accommodation is a Cottage on the estate and all utility bills paid. Salary DOE and UK contract offered (employed as a ‘travelling chef’). French speaker preferred but not a deal breaker. Must have clean driving licence, DBS/Police check and excellent references. Dogs / pets welcome. Email your food pics, menus, references and resume to cv@ljwrecruitment.com

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Daily (Full or Part Time) Cook / Chef – Belgravia, SW1

This young international family, with 2 children, and large extended family who regularly visit and eat together, require a very good daily Indian or Asian cook focusing on Asian and healthy cooking, as well as baking. The family eat very clean/healthy but quite spicy, Asian flavours. For example, they follow Ottolenghi recipes so this is the style, and you must be passionate about food and health. Full menus and pictures required, with checkable references. 5.5 day week, with some flexibility. Salary DOE. Start Oct/Nov. Must have UK/EU passport. Email your resume to cv@ljwrecruitment.com

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Sri Lankan / Indian - Daily Female Cook / Housekeeper - Chigwell, Essex

This large family of 8 - mum, dad, grandparents and 4 young children, are seeking an active, experienced, loyal and disciplined Housekeeper, specialising in Indian and Sri Lankan style food, to work 5 days M-F 7am to 5pm.

There is other staff, and a Nanny to care for children, so no childcare involved. Duties include cooking breakfast, lunch and prep of dinner for the family, and some housekeeping and ironing duties in between (where time permits). Salary £500 npwk. Chigwell is on the Central line and house is walking distance from station. Start asap. Email your resume to cv@ljwrecruitment.com

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Sous Chef -  North London

 

The Chef is a member of the catering team on the estate reporting directly to the Head Chef, and manage a their own team of staff to ensure the day to day running of a premier private estate & Staff kitchen. The Chef will be in control of food served at the estate location where allocated. The Chef will deliver a level of culinary excellence that will set them apart from the average chef. The Chef will deliver meals and will assist with menus within the latest state of the art kitchens which would be the envy of most chefs.

 

You will be expected to have extensive experience in the following areas:

• Overall responsibility for daily operations within the kitchens areas.

• Selection of the finest and freshest ingredients sourced from organic sources.

• Menu creation for private dining, Staff dining and larger dinner parties.

• New dish creation with principles.

• Budget control, ordering and delivery of stock informing security to allow access to the estate.

• Care and maintenance for high ends crockery and table ware.

• Stock management and hygiene standards within the kitchens.

• Excellent team building skills.

• Staff continuation training and personal development.

• Exceptional attention to detail.

• Excellent time management.

• Ensure Health and Safety guidelines are followed and staff are trained and aware of their responsibilities.

• Food hygiene qualified.

• Create a hygiene manual for the kitchen to include cleaning regimes and areas to focus on, such as meat and fish storage.

Qualifications and Education Requirements - The Sous Chef is expected to have worked at the highest level of service either within the hotel / restaurant industry or private house for UHNWI. The Sous Chef is expected to work in partnership with the other members of the estate team to deliver the highest level of service, cleanliness and house performance. It is expected that the Sous Chef will train, support and enhance the knowledge and skills of their team, to help develop the staff and encourage them to deliver even higher standards. Qualifications such as diplomas, NVQ’s, SVQ’s or catering qualifications are preferable. You should be educated to degree level or equivalent, and experience and vision are essential.

PREFERRED SKILLS

• IT literate to include Excel and Word

• Performance Management and Training experience

• Catering qualifications at the highest level

• Health & Safety qualifications, NEBOSH, HACCP

• Risk Assessments and Method Statements.

ADDITIONAL NOTES - This is a demanding and high pressure role running a private estate at 7* level. This role would best suit someone who is at the very top of their discipline, and wants to be part of a brigade, to work at the highest level. The investment in this person and their team is a reflection of the value placed on the staff by the principles, and this level of ownership comes with the salary range and benefits you would expect for such a prestigious post.

 

Hours of Work: 50 per week / Benefits: Yes / Leave Entitlement: 20 + Bank Holidays / Travel Required: Occasionally within London / Principle Interaction: Other House Staff / Reporting to: Head Chef and House Manager / Level/Salary Range: £25-£30K pa. Email your resume to cv@ljwrecruitment.com

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DOMESTIC COUPLE / ESTATE MANAGEMENT VACANCIES

 

 

Live In or Daily Domestic Couple - Head Gardener/Handyman/Driver & Housekeeper/Cook - nr Horsham, West Sussex

Our client is seeking a hands on experienced couple to work on a large country estate. The Principle and his partner are at home frequently, and there are a range of children who stay at the house occasionally. There is an existing team of loyal staff on the estate and the are looking for a couple to fit in this well established and beautiful country estate. This is a very sociable house, both for business meetings and social gatherings, and basic cooking and serving will be required on an occasional basis, but notice will be given.

He, would manage the part time gardeners, and run the 10 acres of formal gardens, and offer basic handyman work where required on the property.  You may also be required to drive the Principle or his family so you should be a competent driver, used to driving luxury cars. There are also approximately 10 pheasant shoots a year, and you will be required to assist the Game Keeper and Estate Manager, during these days.

She, would provide full housekeeping and laundry services to ensure the house is always immaculate, and should be used to dealing with antiques.  Occasional cooking will be required, and assistance will need to be given on the shoots (bacon sandwiches and comfort food (stews/curries etc).

Both positions will report into the Estate Manager and will be required to assist him, as and when required.  A knowledge of country pursuits would be preferable but not essential.

Accommodation can be provided on site. Must have clean driving licence/s. £700 - £800 npwk neg – start asap. Email cv@ljwrecruitment.com  

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Live in Couple - Mayfair, London

We are seeking a domestic couple to share all housekeeping and laundry duties, along with some butling and service skills. Family in situ only 10 mths of the year, and when in residence, full flexibility is required. This is a very large, grand and formal household.  Reporting to Daily House Manager. Accommodation lovely large and fully furnished private studio, with ensuite bathroom and kitchenette. Salary £900 npwk. Start ASAP.  Email your resume to cv@ljwrecruitment.com

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CHAUFFEUR / DRIVER / GARDENER / HANDYMAN VACANCIES

 

No current vacancies however if you would like to register your candidature, please email your resume to cv@ljwrecruitment.com

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HOUSEKEEPER /  LADY'S MAID / WARDROBE / LAUNDRY VACANCIES

 

 

Weekend Housekeeper - Kensington & Richmond, London

 

We are seeking a Housekeeper, with English as first language or 100% near perfect, to cover from Friday – Sunday, cleaning of 2 properties for the one employer. Full time Housekeepers have weekends off, so you will alternate between the propertied, depending on which house the Principle is staying in. A good salary of £500 net per weekend, will be offered, in return for long term commitment and experience in high end households, with fine furnishings, art, antiques etc.  Email cv@ljwrecruitment.com 

 

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Live In Housekeeper/Manager - nr Arundel, West Sussex

This is for a very nice real estate / property CEO, who has his children visit on alternating weekends. Seeking an experienced and child friendly individual, for a large home with grounds, situated in a small village on the coast. Duties to include:

·          Cleaning, polishing, laundry, ironing, flower arranging

·          Food preparation and cooking – likes to socialize at home

·          Stock management of food and household items

·          Some childcare for two children, aged 11 and 12 (who are in boarding school)

·          Care of family pets as required – 2 spaniels, chickens, pet rabbit

·          Flexible attitude to workings days/hours

·          Occasional summer weekend greenhouse watering 

An informal but professional approach, with attention to detail and the ability to work as part of a team is essential. There are various staff who assist with the care of the property including an Estate Manager, gardener and cleaner. 

Normal working hours to be Monday – Friday 7.30am – 5.00pm, with occasional evening work to assist with cooking for entertaining, and two weekends per month to be available to care for family pets. 

Accommodation is provided in a furnished and separate cottage, with open fire place and own garden, suitable for a single individual only. All utilities are paid ie electricity, phone line (not calls), council tax, water. Own car and/or driving licence is required and a mileage allowance paid. Salary £25k pa neg DOE, subject to experience and paid fortnightly in arrears.  28 days paid holiday per year.

This is a permanent position, subject to satisfactory references, confirmation of the right to work in the UK, DBS and medical checks. Start October. Email cv@ljwrecruitment.com 

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Live In Head Housekeeper - East Sussex, UK

 

Seeking a Head HK (to live on the estate) to manage a private country house, managing a small team of permanent Housekeepers and, when family in residence up to 10-12 travelling staff. You will present the property to the highest 'Royal' standards, and ensure this is maintained at all times. Staff management, training, rotas, H&S, purchasing, inventory, budgets, repairs, maintenance and oversee quality and presentation of food and beverages, are just a few duties. Overall, ensure day to day operations run smoothly, and ensure quality domestic support is delivered.  You will have 5+ years formal housekeeping in large staffed property or similar, first aid and quals desirable. Salary £32k pa plus 3 bedroom pretty cottage adjacent to estate, partner aok. Start October. Email cv@ljwrecruitment.com 

 

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Daily Housekeeper – Bishops Avenue, London

An experienced Daily Housekeepers is required for an important Residential Property, located in North London. Closest Tube: East Finchley (10 Mins Walk)  Working for a VIP family, The Housekeeper’s reporting line will be to:

1. The clients Administration Office – London

2. The Client’s House Manager who is based at the Family’s Principal Residence situated in their home country.

3. However, the established hierarchy requires The Housekeeper to work independently for most of the time, taking initiative and personal responsibility for general management, contract management, housekeeping duties along with some laundry work.

For much of the year the family are not in residence and the house is relatively quiet, however it must be kept in a state of permanent readiness as the family can arrive with minimum notice! The role requires a candidate who will work happily alongside a second housekeeper, working as equal partners, helping each other, sharing duties and it is hoped, supplementing each other’s skill-sets, so that together they deliver a superior standard of service to the client and the client’s organisation.

However, it should be noted that there are renovations scheduled over the next 9 months, so the role requires someone who can adapt to that situation, work with contractors, facilitating their work whenever possible while simultaneously ensuring that house-rules are respected, and the fabric of the building is looked after and respected. 

Working alongside and as part of a small permanent team, the position does require candidates to be hands-on in their nature, quietly confident and able to seamlessly step-in to serve drinks & provide front of house assistance during meal service, candidates should also be knowledgeable and able to offer training to junior staff if and when needed.

Note: Because the team is small, there will be occasions when the housekeeper needs to work alone. However, the family generally arrives with a large travelling entourage of domestic-staff, who will be augmented by auxiliary staff, including: security, drivers and personal assistants, to supplement the local employed team.

During visits, which are sometimes organized with minimal notice, it will be important for the housekeeper to quickly and seamlessly integrate into the large international team, and she need to know, instinctively, when it’s the right moment to take a back-step, allowing the client's personal staff to take over her duties!

While visits are in progress the housekeeper must be able to make every effort to be flexible, working extra hours whenever possible, while working with the Client’s team to create a supportive and welcoming environment for The Client, Her Family & Her friends.

For cultural reasons this vacancy is only open to female candidates.

There is a feeling that the position could suit someone from the hotel industry who can show that she is keen to cross-over to a position in private service.

• Candidates must have a calm personality and be discreet, well presented, and professional, have an extra keen eye for detail and show that they have all the necessary skills & confidence to work in such a household.

• Uniforms will be worn and provided. This is a secure and prestigious role, where your professionalism will be rewarded. This will be an excellent point of reference for any candidate’s resume!

Starting as soon as possible, the salary will be in the region of £25,000 - £27k per annum. Email your resume to cv@ljwrecruitment.com

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Live In or Daily Housekeeper – Weybridge, Surrey

Seeking an experienced Housekeeper to join a small team of 1 full time HK, for young family, no childcare involved. One family friend dog. Duties are all aspects of cleaning and housekeeping, and serving tea and food when requested. Large house with 7 Bedrooms / bathrooms and toilets 11, across 4 floors.

Driving licence useful, due to location, but not required for family. If live in, accommodation in 2 bedroom lovely apartment onsite, with one room taken by another family member.  Hours are 7am to 4pm, 5 days a week  M-F, with occasional Sunday. Start ASAP. Salary DOE.. Email your resume to cv@ljwrecruitment.com

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Daily Housekeeper/Cook - Hampstead, London

 

 Our international client who travels regularly, is seeking a full time individual, who can offer FULL flexibility with hours and duties. In return, you will be financially rewarded. The client ideally is seeking: -

 

·        50 hours per week, plus have flexibility for occasional babysitting a few nights a week

·        Have availability to work more hours during school holidays

·        Local to Hampstead referred, with little commute, would make sense as some evenings will be a late finish.

·        Location: Hampstead village 5 minute walk from Hampstead Tube (Northern line) and 7 minute walk to Hampstead Heath (Overground).

·        General housekeeping, cleaning, laundry etc

·        Be an excellent cook for healthy family meals for the evening, organize food for the fridge, freezer etc.

·        Full time nanny employed but candidate must be willing to help Nanny as and when required.

·        Must possess clean driving license to drive the family Volvo

·        Already have DBS check in place or willing for this to be organised.

·        Start September.

·        Salary DOE and very negotiable, in return for full flexibility.

·        Only candidates looking for a long term permanent role will be considered.

 

Email your resume to cv@ljwrecruitment.com

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Live In Housekeeper – Belgravia, London

 

This lovely international family with 2 young children, and fully staffed property, are seeking an energetic, experienced Housekeeper to join the team.

 

-          5.5 days with a flexible attitude

-          Must have very good housekeeping skills with attention to detail

-          Worked previously in large semi formal property, preferably in a team

-          Can use initiative to do a variety of simple tasks like making drinks, answering phone, being on hand to help the lady of the house with her packing, wardrobe etc

-          Basic PC skills to be able to do an online shop

-          Likes children happy to work with them in the house

-          Basic cooking skills – can make a breakfast or simple meal if needed

  

Salary £400-450npw with excellent accommodation provided in nearby apartment with own private room, shared bathroom with one other staff member, kitchen, lounge, all within walking distance from house. Start September. Email your resume to cv@ljwrecruitment.com

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Laundress and Laundryman - London, UK

We are always on the search for both male and female experienced candidates, working in either dry cleaning or hotel laundry environments, to work in VIP private household's. Must have care and knowledge of fine linen, delicate clothing etc and use of iron press. Should you have this experience, please email resume to cv@ljwrecruitment.com

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CHILDCARE / NANNY / MANNY VACANCIES

 

Daily Nanny - St Johns Wood, London

Our client is seeking a nanny for their 2.5 year old boy. The candidate must be able to travel to continental Europe during winter and summer (mainly holiday home in Spain). When travelling, full and very comfortable accommodation is provided at their properties. Usual nursery and play duties, engage, keep entertained, games, reading etc. Also a 5yo daughter but no childcare needed. 5 days per week M-F, 10 hours per day. Must have clear English (Russian desirable but not necessary). Start asap. £500 - £550npwk. Email resume to cv@ljwrecruitment.com

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Live In Nanny – Paddington, W2

The Principals are a very nice Middle Eastern couple with 4 children of various ages. However, this position will be focused on sole care for the 4 year old son. There is another nanny to care for the 3 other children. 

SCOPE OF DUTIES:

  • Work closely with and under the direction of the Parents

  • Develop a safe, educational and nurturing relationship with the child. 

  • Know the importance of character, manners, protocols and general learning.

  • Understand every day brings different situations and requires flexibility in organizing the time with the child.

  • Feed, bathe and dress the child

  • Take to and from school (no need for driving as household has Driver)

  • Do all laundry and dry cleaning for the child

HOURS OF SERVICE: 

The Nanny is generally on duty Monday through Friday from 7 am to 8 pm on a flexible schedule to meet the needs of the family. May have to work the occasional Saturday. Willing and able for occasional overseas travel.

QUALIFICATIONS:

The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or abilities required. 

  • Strong experience working in a similar role with private family

  • Have excellent English

  • Clear background in all respects

  • Be in a personal situation that will allow for great flexibility in terms of time to serve the employer’s needs.

  • Must be computer literate.

  • Character traits sought include self-confidence, self-motivation and kindness and flexibility and a happy positive personality

SALARY AND BENEFITS:

  • Compensation will be based on experience, £500 - £750 npwk DOE

  • Own fully equipped Bedroom and shared bathroom with other Nanny

  • Paid vacation – 4 weeks

Email resume to cv@ljwrecruitment.com

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Teacher / Governess - Moscow, Russia

 

Nationality:                  English and must speak clear precise Queens English

Language:                   Knowledge of Russian desired

Hours:                        10.00 am to 20.00 pm 5 days a week / 2 hour break from 14.00 pm to 16.00 pm.

 

Duties:

 

· Teaching in the Kindergarten (three groups of 10-12 children age 3 to 7 years)

·  Also teaching family’s children (two children aged 2 and 5 years) about 3 times a week for 2 hours. This may vary according to client’s needs.

 · Preference for candidate to stay in VIP hotel (5 minutes from the house) and is a very nice hotel, fully paid for); or

.  Accommodation provided in very safe and secure gated residential area -  apartment in the city containing living room/kitchen, bedroom, bathroom. Client strongly prefers candidate to stay in hotel close to the family home however as it can take one hour in traffic to get to work. but if candidate prefers to stay in the city you are responsible for her travel expenses to and from the home (25 kilometers from Moscow). When travelling with family separate accommodation in the villa provided.

 

Must have excellent qualifications and references. Position commences 1 November but may do trial earlier. Salary: £250 per day. Annual Leave: 4 weeks fully paid. Email resume to cv@ljwrecruitment.com

 

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Russian speaking live in Nanny - Regents Park, London

This lovely international family are seeking a live in nanny to care for 2 girls, aged 3 & 6yo, 5 days per week. Travel with family, Xmas and New year, summer etc. to fabulous locations.  To start ASAP. Good healthy cooking. Good swimmer. Good level of spoken English. General Nursery duties. £750 per week net. DBS checked. Accommodation: Own Bedroom / Bathroom in main house and shared living area. 5 day week. Email resume to cv@ljwrecruitment.com

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Receptionist – Aldgate, London

Our client who owns a small Electrical Engineering / Construction company, is seeking a professional and career Receptionist, with English as first language. Monday to Friday 8am - 5pm. Needs a person with confidence, good presentation and a warm engaging personality – someone who can deal with clients and internal staff, along with meet and greet clients and visitors.  You will cover Reception, look after meetings rooms, refreshments and at time assist the EA (super lady) and other ad-hoc duties, so quite varied.  It is a very raw and male-dominated environment but friendly, down to earth and supportive team. Training on phone system provided. £22,000 gross pa plus BUPA and pension after 6 mths and 28 days holiday etc. Immediate start.  Email resume to cv@ljwrecruitment.com

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Should you wish to introduce your candidature to LJW Recruitment, please email cv@ljwrecruitment.com with a brief on your requirements, availability and salary / package etc.

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