SEEKING A FANTASTIC CANDIDATE TO TAKE ON THE HEAD OF SERVICE/BUTLER POSITION, BASED IN SURREY, VIRGINIA WATER. LIVE IN ACCOMMODATION CAN BE OFFERED IF REQUIRED.
This is a fantastic opportunity to work for appreciative clients who are seeking a new member of staff to be the Head of Service and join their existing team of employees to work 4 days per week. Ex Yacht staff very welcome!
This is a very busy household and as such you must be flexible to the household needs and various requests. When service is not required you will be flexible to assist other staff members such as Housekeeping. The team are well coordinated and this role would suit candidates who are unflappable and can adjust to ever changing needs as and when they arise. Although this is an informal home you are expected to offer 5 * levels of service at all times and be attentive to the clients and their guests.
For this role you are required to work 4 days per week from Friday – Monday with 3 days off. If extra hours/days are worked you will be given time off in lieu. Typically you will work 11/12 hours per day with Mondays being quieter getting everything clean and ready for the next weekend. On Friday you will start around 12 noon, times may vary slightly according to the client’s movements. Service is very modern and relaxed although performed to high standards and being attentive is key as well as knowing when to withdraw!
The property is 6 bedrooms and very large and modern. Everything has a place and everything should be in its place! You must have high energy levels and be fit and active and enjoy being part of a proactive team.
Excellent English is required and you must be a clear communicator.
You must be dog friendly as they have 2 Labradors and you may assist in their care when the dog nanny is not on duty.
A driver is essential for the role, if you do not have your own car to get to and from work you can be collected from the nearest Station and if you are required to run errands for the household you will be able to use one of the pool cars on the estate.
This is a long term role offering commitment with appreciative clients.
Salary is open and negotiable for best candidates.
If you require accommodation you will have a 2 bedroom flat share with one other staff member of equal position within the staffing team.