Current Positions


Part Time Companion/Housekeeper – Shotley, Ipswich REF 1057

Shotley, Ipswich Suffolk
Posted on July 1, 2022
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Part Time Housekeeper /Companion required for elderly lady with lovely country house. We are looking for a reliable, kind person with a really friendly personality to carry out a little housework but more importantly to call in to spend some time as a companion. Someone who could drive this active lady to various activities-perhaps to go and see her granddaughter competing her horses. A good safe driver ( car available) to drive to visit her friends, have lunch out etc. Someone local who can spare a few hours each week making trips out a possibility when family are working etc. No personal care required.

Part Time Assistant Maintenance Manager for luxury clamping site located within beautiful woodland setting between Ipswich and Hadleigh. We are looking for someone to work 2 full days a week plus the flexibility to work one other. Jobs would include keeping site clean, tidy and safe for the guests before, before, between and after their stay. Areas like terraces, fire pits, bbs, hot tubs all need meticulous cleaning. Grass cutting and weed clearing etc. Someone reliable, physically fit and with a good work ethic essential. Full training can be given and a chance to shadow the owner to begin with. The ideal person will have very high standards and take a pride in their work( just like the owners!) Good hourly rate offered . Car driver essential.

Summer Nanny/Nursery Assistant – Dedham Ref 1055

Dedham, Colchester
Posted on June 28, 2022
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Temporary summer Nanny/Nursery Assistant required by family in Dedham on the Essex and Suffolk border. We are looking for a reliable, bright and bubbly person with a genuine love of working with children to work July to September. 2 days will be caring for 2 children in the family home-creating fun days, driving to activities and a bit of housework. The other 3 days will be working in the Employer’s lovely children’s nursery in East Bergholt. This would suit maybe a teacher or Gap year student . Someone outdoorsy and fun essential. Good hourly rate offered.

Due to a change of circumstances, we are looking for a Part time Housekeeper again to commit to 10 hours a week at a wonderful Norfolk family home near Bale.

The hours will ideally be split between two days (Monday and Thursday or Tuesday and Friday). 1.5-2 hours of ironing included within the 10 hours

Part time experienced Housekeeper to carry out all housework and laundry for this large family house located approx 10 minutes from Bury St Edmunds. High standards essential. Car driver and non smoker. 5 mornings a week – 25 hours total. Occasional help at weekends would be an advantage.

Full Time Groundsperson/ Gardener- East Bergholt -REF 1049

East Bergholt, nr Colchester Essex
Posted on June 22, 2022
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Full time experienced Groundsperson with horticultural knowledge required for beautiful established gardens with attached garden centre in East Bergholt. East access from Colchester or Ipswich. Someone who can carry out lawn cutting, hedge cutting, strimming, general gardening duties, tree work, chain sawing etc. Must be a good team player but happy to work alone when required. Salary depends on experience. Car driver essential. Monday to Friday – 40 hours

A great opportunity has arisen for a private family hunt Groom / Rider near Haverhill, Suffolk.

This is a full time, permanent position, 6 days a week with some flexibility.

The family have 8 horses in total but only 4 hunters in work.
The horses all have wonderful manners / temperaments but will need an experienced rider to keep them fit / sound for the hunting field.

Full time, experienced Nanny required to look after a lovely 8 month old baby whilst both parents are working in London.

55-60 hours a week, Monday-Friday (no weekends required). Self-employed or payroll available. Start date November 2022.

This is a live out position although accommodation might be an option for the right person.

The Nanny must be relatively flexible and happy to do the occasional overnight stay during the week if the parents are working late.

A car driver is really important due to rural location.

Nanny/Mother’s Help/Housekeeper required for busy young family with 2 school age children located in the village of Manningtree. Car driver essential to carry out school pick up and possibly other activities with the children away from the home. We are looking for someone reliable, trustworthy with a genuine love of working with children. A kind, caring nature essential. Someone who can cook, carry out housework and generally be another pair of hands to just do what needs doing! Days will be Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday – 1pm to 6pm. Good hourly rate offered.

Live in experienced Nanny required for busy young family with 2 lovely daughters ages nearly 4 and nearly 2. The Nanny will have complete care of the children while parents work from home and away during the week. There is a lovely one bedroom annexe offered along with a very generous salary to a fully referenced Nanny with extensive previous childcare employment. Car driver essential ( automatic car provided) and non smoker only. Someone who can cook healthy children’s meals and maybe bake on occasions. A fun, bright person who loves working with children and really enjoys creating fun activities both inside and outside. Lots of countryside fun available and close to the beaches so a really great job for a kind, caring Nanny .

Full Time experienced Gardener/Handyman/Driver required for family with beautiful house and grounds in rural location approx 6 miles from both Hadleigh and Sudbury. All garden duties for the 3 acre garden including lawn care and border maintenance. Clean driving licence to chauffeur the family locally and further afield. Good salary offered to reliable, trustworthy person.

Part Time Nanny/Mother’s Help/Housekeeper -Newmarket -REF 1011

Burrough Green, Newmarket
Posted on May 30, 2022
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Experienced Nanny/Mother’s Help/Housekeeper required to help with 2 little children ages nearly 5 and 2 for a family located 2 miles from Newmarket. Car driver essential due to location although a car can be provided for the school run once at the property( both schools not far from house). This position will start in September 2022 and the successful person will be required to work 4 afternoons a week( would consider 3) – Monday to Thursday – 1pm to 6pm. The job offers variety – fun times with the children, cooking, housework when children at school so never a boring day! Good salary offered to fully referenced person. DBS required

We are looking for a lovely, local person to help look after a school age child on a part time basis throughout the longer school holidays, especially the summer.

2-3 days a week would be ideal.  The person will often have sole charge when the mother is working and will therefore need to be very responsible, reliable, trustworthy, and well referenced.

Experienced Housekeeper required for large country house near Great Witchingham, Norfolk.

This is a full-time, live-in position. Monday-Friday to include housesitting and looking after the family dog when the family are on holiday.

4 school age children so busy and fun household to work in. Approximately 7 bedrooms / 7 bathrooms.

Part time experienced housekeeper required for family home located approx 3.5 miles from Braintree Essex. All housework to a high standard and the ability to carry our regular cleans of kitchen, pantry , fridges etc. Local person preferred with own transport. Someone with a keen eye for detail who really takes a pride in their work and enjoys it. References will be requested

Full Time Housekeeper -Nr Stowmarket / Suffolk – Ref 1038

Hitcham, Ipswich Suffolk
Posted on May 20, 2022
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Full time experienced Assistant Housekeeper required to join this small established team working to a high standard within a large, private country house in rural Suffolk. The housekeeper will be required to work alongside current Head Housekeeper but also step up when they are away or on their days off. All housework to a high Standard and the ability to assist in keeping this lovely home in immaculate condition at all times. Reliability, punctuality and good worth ethic all essential. Someone with a friendly, easy to get along with personality essential. A good team player who is polite, calm and has a ‘can do’ attitude. Lovely accommodation on site and a generous salary.

Part Time Nanny/Housekeeper – Nr Hadleigh / Suffolk – REF 1037

Shelley, nr Hadleigh Suffolk
Posted on May 19, 2022
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Part time experienced Nanny/Housekeeper required to care for 3 children ages 9, 8 and 2. Car driver essential to carry out school runs. Someone who loves working with children is a must and who has a kind, caring personality. The position will include, school runs, cooking tea, tidying house, washing/ironing(children’s clothes) keeping kitchen etc clean, spending time creating fun activities for the children as well as quiet times, bath and bed. Non smoker only. Good hourly rate offered to the successful applicant who can start in October 2022

Part Time Housekeeper – Hitcham/ Suffolk – Ref 1034

Hitcham, nr Bildeston, Stowmarket and Hadleigh
Posted on May 16, 2022
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Part Time experienced Housekeeper required for large country house located between Hadleigh and Stowmarket in the village of Hitcham. This is a beautiful private home and the housekeeper must be capable of very high standard housework and take a pride in their work. Reliability, trustworthiness and a really good work ethic all essential. A good team player who gets on well with people. The housekeeper must be well presented and have an understanding of the demands of working within a private household. Non smoker only and car driver essential due to the location. Good salary offered. Monday to Friday( 25 hours) mainly with the requirement to cover holidays at weekends etc.

Full Time Groundsperson – Bury St Edmunds -REF 1022

Near Bury St Edmunds
Posted on May 4, 2022
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Full time experienced Groundsperson required for large family Estate approx 15 minutes from Bury St Edmunds. Must be able to operate and maintain large garden machinery and use chainsaw and hedge cutter ( certificates required) This role has a variety of duties including lawn care, parkland care, fence repair, drive and ditch maintenance, chopping logs for the house, cleaning cars, basic DIY to buildings and fencing. Someone who is happy working alone in all weathers keeping the grounds neat and tidy. Must be happy to take care of the pool and other areas close to the house. Car driver essential due to the location.

Experienced Gardener required 2 days a week to maintain the formal gardens and lawns of private Estate approx 15 minutes from Bury St Edmunds.
Preferably RHS qualified however someone with excellent horticultural knowledge would be considered.
Must be reliable and hard working with a genuine love of gardening. Car driver essential due to location

Part Time Housekeeper – Kenilworth -REF 1020

Kenilworth, Warwickshire
Posted on May 3, 2022
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Part time traditional housekeeper with private household experience required to work 2 or 3 full days a week within a large country house. All housework to a high standard and the ability to carry out laundry and ironing. Someone who can help with food prep, general errands and also supervise trades people etc. Car driver essential and non smoker. Must love dogs as the family have 2. References and DBS check will be requested. Good hourly rate offered to reliable, organised and easy to get along with person.

Part time experienced Nanny/Mother’s Help required to care for 2 little children ages 2 and 4- 5 days a week from 12 midday to 8pm.
The family home is located 5 minutes from Newmarket and car driver essential. Non smoker only.
We are looking for someone kind, caring with a genuine love pof working with children who can make their days fun and safe. Someone who can create activities for them and maybe bake a cake with them. Cooking healthy children’s meals also required.
This is a Temporary position to end 31st August 2022

Part Time Groom – Nr Colchester / Essex -REF 1007

Little Horkseley, Colchester Essex
Posted on April 13, 2022
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Part time experienced Groom required to care for 2 Event Horses who compete at a high level and one retired pony. All yard duties to a high standard and the ability to handle horses confidently on the ground. Someone who is reliable, with a good work ethic and a genuine love of working with horses who can provide first class care to these lovely horses. The yard is lovely with great facilities all close at hand including a horse walker and solarium- experience with these would be preferred. Riding is not essential but can be part of the job for a competent rider. 5 mornings a week with the flexibility to come back and do afternoon stables would be great. Someone who can manage the yard when the family are away competing also an advantage. The yard is easy access from Sudbury and Colchester. Good hourly rate offered.

Part time experienced Groundsperson with horse experience required 2.5 to 3 days a week to join small established team maintaining this private country house grounds. The family have horses and a full time groom however the successful person must have horse experience perhaps from being a stud hand or having owned horses themselves. Someone who can drive a tractor with implements to carry out paddock maintenance. Chain saw use, ride on mowers , hedgecuutter expereince all required.

Part Time Housekeeper- Bury St Edmunds -REF 1003

Near Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk
Posted on April 6, 2022
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Part Time experienced Housekeeper/Cleaner required for private country house located near Bury St Edmunds. We are looking for someone to work 3 hours a week carrying out all housework to a high standard. Must be happy cleaning bathrooms and kitchens.
Car driver and non smoker essential

Full Time Couple (Assistant Estate Manager/Housekeeper) – Suffolk- REF 1001

Between Hadleigh and Stowmarket, Suffolk
Posted on April 4, 2022
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Full time live in experienced couple to cover Estate Manager and Housekeeper roles. High standards and reliability essential. A well presented ,polite couple with a really good understanding off the demands of working within a family environment. The ability to manage a small team of staff and also to liaise with tradesmen and suppliers. Car drivers( to cover chauffeuring) and non smokers only.

Temporary part time Nanny required approx 4.5 hours a day from 3.30pm to care for 3 little girls ages 2, 5 and 7 while their Mummy recovers at home from an operation. The position will require the Nanny to do the afternoon school run and prepare tea on return to the house. Organise fun activities and also ensure downtime prior to bath and bed. The family have a dog so someone who likes pets essential.
Car driver and non smoker only. The family have a cleaner so no housework other things related to the children-general tidying, washing their clothes etc. To start 3rd week in April 2022 for 6-8 weeks.

Full Time Nanny – Bury St Edmunds -REF 998

Nr Bury St Edmunds , Suffolk
Posted on April 1, 2022
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Full time experienced, qualified Nanny required for busy family with two lovely little girls. Norland or Chiltern childcare qualifications essential with fully checkable references. . Car driver and non smoker essential. Must be outdoorsy and love creating fun, healthy activities for children. A kind, caring nature is a must. Monday to Friday with earlier finish on Friday.
The family home is situated in extensive grounds with pool and tennis court with playgrounds etc a short drive away. The children have a Shetland pony so someone with horse experience would be great. A Nanny who can encourage the children to be creative and develop their social, educational and physical skills. Ideally looking for a long term employee.

Part Time Groundsperson/Stable Hand – Bury St Edmunds / Suffolk- REF 989

Ingham nr Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk
Posted on March 17, 2022
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Part time experienced Groundsperson with horse experience required for farming family. Grass cutting using large ride on mower, strimming, hedge cutting, chain saw use, general maintenance of fences etc. Alternate weekends 3 hours of horse care would be required – mucking out, turning out and bringing in from the field, tidying yard, waters, hays and feed. Also feed dogs in the afternoon.
Car driver essential.

Full time experienced Nanny/Mother’s Help/Groom required for busy young family with 2 children(3 and 7) with lovely country house near Bury St Edmunds. We are looking for a reliable, kind person with a genuine love of working with children and caring for animals . The job will involve driving children to and from school at times, light housework, cooking for the children, carrying out the yard duties for 2 ponies and 1 horse, including lunging and riding .Normal hours Monday to Friday with occasional weekends and evenings. Dog lover essential to walk and feed family Lab and Terrier.
Cleaner employed so only light housework required mainly for the children to make sure rooms tidy and clothes sorted for school etc. References will be requested and a DBS check. Non smoker and car driver only.

Part Time Nanny/Housekeeper – Bury St Edmunds – REF 975

Rougham, Bury St Edmunds
Posted on March 2, 2022
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Part Time experienced Nanny/Housekeeper required to help with 3 children ages 2, 4 and 6 in country house near Bury St Edmunds. 15 hours a week over 3 afternoons to cover school runs, cooking a healthy evening meal, general tidying, laundry etc. The family have a cleaner so main housework covered. Someone bright and bubbly with a genuine love of children. Creating activities to keep the children entertained and make their days enjoyable. Start date end of March 2022. Good hourly rate offered to fully referenced person.

Full time experienced Housekeeper/Cook/Mothers help required for busy family house located near Burnham Market. The ideal person will be a reliable, friendly, easy to have around person who is organised and can manage the cleaning of this large country house. Laundry, ironing, bed changing, general cleaning and the ability to work with one other housekeeper(part time) This is a Monday to Friday position and a very generous salary will be offered to the successful person with fully checkable references. So if you are child and dog friendly with a great work ethic this is the job for you

Full Time Groundsperson / Handyperson / Gardener -Newmarket / Suffolk- Ref 1044

Between Newmarket and Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk
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Full time experienced Groundsperson/Gardener required for private Estate located approx 10 minutes from Newmarket and 20 minutes from Bury St Edmunds. The ideal person will be able to drive a tractor with implements and manage a variety of areas within these beautiful grounds- equestrian facilities( cross country course, dressage arenas, large grass areas(formal and meadow) tracks, driveways, hedges, ponds etc. Tractor and ATV use . Accommodation can be available in 1 bedroom cottage on site. Good salary offered to successful person.

We are looking for temporary help for two and a half weeks over the summer holidays from 23rd June until the 10th July.

Half of the work will be at the family’s main house near Wymondham/Norfolk and the remaining days will be at their gorgeous holiday house near the coast in Burnham Overy Staithe/ North Norfolk.

The person will be required to look after the families 5-year-old.

Estate Manager required to work with the support of an Assistant Estate Manager maintaining this large country house and attached grounds. Experience of managing a small team essential and the ability to be very hands on around the Estate-to include grounds maintenance, gardening, car cleaning and driving plus more. There is accommodation available on site and a generous salary. We are looking for a reliable, well presented person with an easy to get along with personality who can work well alone and within a team. Previous extensive private household experience essential with the ability to provide first class service to the principal and their family.The ideal person will have a really good work ethic and take a pride in their work. The Estate includes the main residence and several other properties within the Restate or close by. Someone who knows what needs doing and when who can help keep the properties and grounds looking good at all times. Alternate weekend work will be required. Car driver and non smoker essential.

Full Time experienced Gardener/Handyperson to join established team maintaining private country house gardens and grounds to a high standard. The successful person will be reliable and easy to get along with and possess a ‘can do’ attitude to carry out a variety of duties . Must be happy to take instructions . Car driver essential as there will be times when horse box and cars need to be driven for services etc. A good knowledge of plants and their care would be great and the ability to use and maintain large garden machinery such as ride on mowers. Lots of tasks such as clearing leaves, cleaning swimming pool and ponds and generally helping with keeping the property and grounds immaculate at all times.
A friendly, polite person would fit in really well. Someone who is happy working in all weathers and who understands what needs doing and when would be great.

Full time experienced Gardener/Groundsperson required to join small established team maintaining the grounds of this luxury hotel just outside Hadleigh Suffolk. Must be fully experienced in areas of gardening, lawn care, formal border maintenance , patio/terrace maintenance and much more. We are looking for a reliable person who is a good team player with an enthusiastic and hard working attitude.

We are looking for a lovely, experienced Nanny / Mothers help to live predominantly in Norfolk with a wonderful Family. The family have two gorgeous children aged 4 and 5.

Both parents work full time (home and abroad).

This is a fantastic opportunity for someone who loves children, enjoys travelling and is capable of managing a private household.

Temporary Qualified Nanny to assist Granny with the care of 2 energetic little boys ages 2.5 and 9 months for the first 2 weeks of August 2022. The family home is approx 2 miles from hadleigh Suffolk with no bus route so car driver essential. Non smoker only please. We are looking for someone reliable, fun loving with a genuine love of children and a very kind, caring nature. Someone outdoorsy would be great, who can create and organise fun activities. A little bit of cooking and washing will also be required.

Part time experienced Housekeeper/cleaner required 3 mornings a week to carry out all housework in this lovely country house. Must be happy to do bed changing, laundry and ironing. Also bathroom and kitchen cleaning. We are looking for a reliable, friendly person with a good work ethic to keep the house clean and tidy.

Experienced housekeeper / cook required for new, luxury country manor Bed & Breakfast in Massingham, Norfolk.

Permanent, part to full time position (depending on number of guests). This can be an employed or self-employed role.

Maximum number of guests at one time will be 6 couples. Hours and days of work will ultimately be determined by guests staying. Beautiful facilities, large, newly built laundry room with top spec washing and drying appliances.

Part Time experienced Nanny/Mother’s Help required to help care for 2 gorgeous little girls ages 3 years and 3 months. The Nanny will be working a a small family team ( Grandmother and Auntie) so plenty of support at busy times. This is a 3 day a week position totalling approx 24 hours- Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday – 12 midday to 8-8.30pm.
All childcare plus cooking healthy children’s meals and keeping on top of their laundry and ironing. Car driver essential to collect children from nursery ( car provided for this).

Experienced part time housekeeper required 8 hours a week ideally split over 2 days for private country house located in the beautiful village of Dedham. Easy access from Colchester . A little housework but the successful person must be able to manage a period family home. Organising and carrying out bed changing, linen and towel laundry, food prep at times and generally freeing up time for the owner. Being able to organise the kitchen pantry and restocking would be part of this role. Must be reliable, organised, with a ‘can do’attitude and a nice friendly personality. Good salary offered to successful person.

Part Time Housekeeper – Bury St Edmunds – REF 1010

Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk
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Experienced Part Time Housekeeper required for private household to carry out all the housework within this beautiful Georgian Manor. The housekeeper must have high standards and take a pride in their work keeping this period property with 6 bedrooms in immaculate condition at all times. Laundry, food prep, dog walking, light mending , kitchen and bathroom cleans all required. Car driver essential due to the rural location . Non smoker only.
Good salary offered to the successful person. references will be requested .

Wonderful Part time Housekeeper / Cleaner required for gorgeous Norfolk family home near Bale.

10 hours a week split between two days ideally. 1.5-2 hours of ironing included within the 10 hours.

Current cleaner leaving after 6 years with the family.

Beautiful large property and wonderful working environment.

Part Time Gardener -Nr Warwick -REF 978

Rowington, Warwickshire
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Part Time qualified Gardener required for private country house with beautiful landscaped gardens comprising a variety of formal areas and also a wild flower meadow. Excellent plant knowledge essential . The successful person must understand the demands of maintaining a garden to a high standard throughout the seasons. Reliability and a an enthusiasm for horticulture essential. Good hourly rate offered . 1.5 days a week over 2 or 3 mornings.

Full or Part Time TEMPORARY Mother’s Help required for two children ages 12 and 11 for the summer holidays July and August. This could suit a uni student with a clean driving licence and a genuine love of working with children who would enjoy creating fun activities to make the school holidays really enjoyable. The ability to cook healthy meals is a must and someone who doesn’t mind generally tidying the house. Car driver and non smoker only. Good hourly rate offered to fully references person.

Experienced part time groundsperson/stud hand required to work alongside established groundsman keeping the grounds of this lovely farm and equestrian Estate in good condition throughout the seasons.
The ideal person will be able to commit to at least one full day a week and possibly two. Mornings or afternoons would also be considered. Must be able to use large garden machinery and preferably drive a tractor with implements. The grounds comprise, meadows, paddocks, gallops, tracks, cross country fences, ponds , woodland, driveways and hedges. Horse experience would be perfect
Good salary offered to reliable, easy to get along with person who can provide fully checkable references.