Couple – Aberdeenshire REF 1234

Position Filled
Posted on
January 24, 2023
Banchory, Aberdeenshire,Scotland
Job Type
Permanent / Full-time / Live in
Private Household & Estate / Housekeeper / Cleaner / Gardener / Groundsperson / Couple

Full Time Couple required for large sporting Estate approximately 22 miles West of Aberdeen. This is a live in position and a 3 bedroom house with a very competitive salary will be offered to the successful couple.

We are looking for a couple with previous private household experience who understand the demands of working within a family environment and also what is required when the shooting season etc starts as far as visitors and guests staying at the properties.

The main house is a very large, newly built family home and there are other holiday properties on the Estate.

The Housekeeping Position:-

  • All general cleaning of the main house
  • Laundry and ironing
  • Bed changing and getting rooms and beds ready for guests
  • Linen and larder organisation
  • Basic cooking for children
  • Childcare on occasions
  • Pet care ( dogs and chickens)

Handyperson/Groundsperson Positon:-

  • Lawn care – cutting grass using large ride on mower
  • Basic maintenance of the house and holiday cottages including the garden
  • Driving – school runs
  • Car maintenance/cleaning
  • Ad hoc duties around the Estate
  • Assisting other team members as required
  • Cutting logs for the houses
  • Keeping areas around the properties clean and tidy
  • Tractor and ATV use

The People :-

  • Reliable, trustworthy with great work ethics
  • Will have very high standards and take a pride in their work
  • Will be good team members who can fit in well within the small, established, happy team.
  • Polite and well presented
  • Drivers with clean licences
  • Non smokers
  • Country loving people

Tel Jackie 07979 501997