Our lovely client is looking for an experienced GUARDIAN COUPLE to manage their property in LEVANTO, ITALY. The previous couple stayed for 17 years until they retired.
This is the clients’ Summer House and will only be in residence during June, July and August. Throughout this time it will be busy with extended family joining on occasions, so they are looking for a couple that is happy to be busy and available throughout the Summer and manage the property at their own pace for the rest of the year. There is always a chef hired for the Summer months, and an external groundsperson / landscaper to assist with the grounds.
You will be an experienced team and accustomed to managing large properties, the role is very flexible throughout the year and you are welcome to take your days off and holidays as you choose.
They are looking for someone that is looking for a longterm position, someone that is discreet and loyal and loves the lifestyle that this role will bring.
- General housekeeping - bedrooms, bathrooms, floor, windows etc - (7 Bedrooms)
- Keeping the property clean and presentable at all times
- Specific care of valuable objects
- Changing the bed linen (7 Bedrooms)
- Laundry of all fabrics and ironing duties
- Preparation of meals for principals (Chef hired for the Summer months)
- Table service, clearing after meals
- Keeping the kitchen in a clean order
- Gardening and lawn maintenance, planting of flowers, vegetables and mowing the lawn (an additional groundsperson employed)
- Maintaining the cleanliness of the garden, the paths & terraces
- Maintenance & cleaning of the pool
- Running errands, grocery shopping, budget management
- Chauffeur for the family
- Maintenance of vehicles (cleaning inside/outside)
- Managing any external contractors and suppliers and staff
- Reporting to the owner
- Minimum 2 years’ experience in a similar position
- Speaking English / Italian (Ideally)
- Basic Cooking skills (Chef is hired for the Summer Months)
- Driving licence
- Flexible and discreet
- Hardworking and loyal
- Looking for a long term candidates
- Live in – Currently private bedroom with ensuite, however Staff Accommodation is being built
- Salary - €1200 per week + €50 per week (food allowance)
- Vehicle supplied
- ASAP Start
- Ideally no pets (but may consider)