Full-Time Housekeeper ~ Monaco
An experienced housekeeper is required to work full-time for a family who have a 180m2 apartment in Monaco and a villa on Cap d’Ail. The working day will be split between the two properties starting at the Monaco apartment each morning and working at the Cap d’Ail villa each afternoon. During the summer months the majority of the work will be at the villa; this property is quite large therefore a second housekeeper will be employed on a seasonal basis in the summer months.
Duties will include:
High standard cleaning
Laundry and ironing
Cleaning of exterior terraces, small balconies and windows
Assist in the villa kitchen if required
Assist with table service at the villa
Candidates should speak fluent English and a conversational level of French and because this position does not offer accommodation candidates must live within an easy travelling distance of Monaco. Working hours will be 8hrs per day 5 (or possibly 6) days per week.
Start date: Early January
Laundry Person ~ Cap d'Ail ~ Long Term ON TRIAL
A highly experienced laundry person is required to work as part of a busy household located close to Cap d’Ail. Applicants must have excellent professional experience of working in a private laundry environment and have very good knowledge relating to the cleaning and care of expensive fabrics and garments. This role requires applicants to be meticulous in the washing, ironing, general care and detailing of the Principal’s wardrobe and of all household linens.
Working 40+hours pw/6 days pw.
Salary: €2.5knet pr month
Start date: ASAP
General Housekeeper & (possibly) Travelling Lady’s Maid ~ Monaco ON TRIAL
An experienced general housekeeper is required to join a small team of housekeeping staff in a busy household in Monaco. This role could also include working as a Travelling Lady’s Maid. The Principal travels only occasionally, approximately 3 or 4 times per year during school holiday periods and at this time the Housekeeper would travel with the Principal providing Lady’s Maid duties including packing and unpacking, wardrobe management and care of cosmetics and toiletries etc.
General Housekeeping alongside the other housekeepers
Household and Personal Laundry
Cleaning of kitchen areas to support family chef
Lady’s Maid duties eg: wardrobe /cosmetics care, packing, unpacking, wardrobe inventory and maintenance
Personally responsible for the cleaning of Principals private rooms
Accommodation is not offered with this position therefore applicants must live within easy travelling distance of Monaco. Working hours /days will be approximately 45hrs/6 days per week. Candidates must speak fluent English and if applying for the Housekeeper and the Travelling Lady’s Maid role then a European passport holder is preferable. Applicants must be able to provide excellent letters of reference from previous employers.
Legally this employer is only able to offer a CDD contract until their Monaco residency is confirmed, expected to be later this year or early next year, after which their household staff will be transferred onto CDI contracts.
If interested in this role please send to us a recent cv along with all letters of reference, a copy of your passport and a recent criminal records check if one is readily available.
Start date: ASAP
Head Housekeeper & (possibly) Travelling Lady’s Maid ~ Monaco ON TRIAL
Our client is seeking an experienced Head Housekeeper who also has excellent housekeeping and leadership skills. A possible part of this role will be to maintain the female Principal’s extensive wardrobe and private rooms therefore it would be an advantage if applicants have worked previously as a lady’s maid. The Head Housekeeper would be expected to carry out ‘hands-on’ cleaning of the Principal’s private rooms along with care of her wardrobe and other personal needs. The Principal travels only occasionally, approximately 3 or 4 times per year during school holiday periods and at this time the Head Housekeeper would travel with the Principal providing Lady’s Maid duties including packing and unpacking, care of cosmetics and toiletries etc.
Accommodation is not offered with this position therefore applicants must live within easy travelling distance of Monaco. Working hours approximately 45hrs/6 days per week. All interior household staff will work on a rota basis therefore there will be occasions when weekend work will be expected.
This client is also prepared to consider employing an experienced Housekeeper/Lady’s Maid to travel with her instead of having a Head Housekeeper/ Lady’s Maid therefore there is the possibility of this role as solely a Head Housekeeper.
Candidates must speak fluent English and preferably some French, although this is not essential. Applicants must be able to work ‘hands-on’ alongside the existing housekeeping team when necessary, have excellent interpersonal and communications skills, have a flexible approach and be happy to work under the overall direction of the very experienced House Manager. Excellent letters of reference from previous employers relating to this type of role are essential.
This employer will give a CDD contract until their Monaco residency is confirmed after which their household staff will be transferred onto CDI contracts. Candidates interested in this role should please send to us a recent cv along with all letters of reference, a copy of passport and a recent criminal records check if one is readily available.
Start date: ASAP
Please note: Applicants for positions based in France MUST have a current working visa/carte de sejour or be the holder of an EU passport