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House Manager/Cook for a household in Toorak, Melbourne (MRTT)

Work Type:
  • Are you an experienced House Manager?
  • Do you live in Melbourne?
  • Do you have cooking experience?

We have a position available for a House Manager for a home in Toorak, Melbourne! The role will include sourcing and overseeing tradespeople and contractors, arranging rosters for staff, organising gardeners, running errands and cooking healthy meals for the owner. This job will require someone who is resilient and resourceful with a high level of organisation and communication, that thrives in a varied role.

The Principal lives a very busy life and is looking for the perfect candidate who can oversee the running of their household. They need someone vigilant that can accompany contractor, ensuring they do not wander around the house unsupervised. Preparing simple and healthy meals where they can be heated up at a later time and occasionally waiting until principal is home to serve the meal. Cleaning of the property may be required including washing and ironing when the Housekeeper is not around.

General duties will include:

  • Ensuring the property is maintained to a high standard
  • Arranging rosters for staff
  • Supervising third party suppliers and managing these relationships
  • Prepare light healthy meals
  • Running errands
  • Other domestic tasks as required

The ideal candidate will:

  • Have proven experience as a House Manager
  • Have experience in overseeing contractors/tradespeople
  • Have an excellent eye for detail and memory for the principal’s preferences
  • Having your own vehicle and Australian Driver’s License
  • Be confident, reliable and mature
  • Exercising confidentiality and discretion at all times
  • Have, or be able to obtain a Police check

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

Salary: Dependent on experience

Hours: TBC, if you meet the expectation of the owner, this will be a full-time role.

Start: As soon as the right person is found!

Click APPLY NOW button at the end of this post and send us your CV in Word format and include an application letter addressing all the points of eligibility on this job post. Ensure you indicate your current location and availability dates and have at least 3 Referees with all contact details on your CV. Written references are good support for your application so please send these too.

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Land-Based > House Manager, Cook
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