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Executive Housekeeper/Cook for busy professional Northern Beaches family (BXPT)

Work Type:
  • Are you living in Sydney?
  • Do you have a solid background in Housekeeping and organisation?
  • Confident in cooking?

Location:  Northern Beaches, Sydney

Work Type:  4½ month contract commencing beginning December running through to mid-April.  Covering maternity leave for current housekeeper who aims to leave by Christmas.  Note week not required w/c 7th & 14th January. 

Work for an exceptionally busy professional family of 5 who is looking for someone to help run our home.

Both mum and dad work and they have a full-time nanny employed to care for the children – 3 boys (2 of whom are at school and one who is currently at pre-school).

We require a mature, professional person to assist the family with cooking, laundry, housekeeping, cleaning and generally maintain a high level of organisation in what can sometimes be a hectic environment.

You must be able to show:

.           great attention to detail

.           a love of cooking and preparing nutritious family food

.           initiative and ability to follow tasks through

.           self-motivation

.           exemplary laundry and housekeeping skills

.           an ability to care/relate to young children

.           a positive approach to your work

            a current WWCC and Police Check certificate

The family is super casual and also pretty healthy.  They have particular dietary requirements so you would need to be able to prepare nutritious snacks both for the kids and mum and dad, on top of evening meals, weekly grocery shopping as directed and any extra cooking as advised.  An interest and an ability/flair with food is therefore essential.

Duties:  to assist in maintaining an organised home:

.           Keeping house immaculate

.           Laundry and ironing/dry cleaning

.           Help co-ordinate trades people coming to the home and general admin

.           Run errands as and when required

.           Food shopping, weekly menu planning, preparing evening meals, healthy snacks and lunchbox items for children

.           Assisting with entertaining as required

.           Occasionally filling in for nanny if needed and working alongside her always

Start date:  Start of December

Salary:  $32 per hour

Hours:  9 – 6pm Monday – Friday

You will need to have permission to work in Australia (ie residency or long-term work permit) and normal Australian working conditions apply. 


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