Domestic Couple, Mallorca

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Junior Domestic Couple, Mallorca, Spain
SP 2051
on hold
Mon - Fri, 7am-1pm - 5pm-8pm
EUR 850-900 net a week

A lovely informal family with 2 children is looking for an experienced, loyal, hard-working domestic couple, to work 5 days a week, permanently on their finca in Mallorca (near Llucemajor). Self-contained accommodation is provided. Drivers and Spanish/ English speakers only. Experience with pets and farm animals essential.

The finca is set in beautiful grounds with outbuildings, olive trees and fig trees. The British family have been on the island for 5 years and live there most of the year. The main house has 6 bedrooms and there are stables for farm pets – a goat, 3 sheep, chicken, cats and 2 dogs. The father travels a lot and the mother works from home. The children are aged 4 and 5 and go to school/ kindergarten. The family frequently entertain and have family and friends visit.

The duties of the Junior Domestic Couple:

  • Taking care of all housekeeping duties
  • Care of all laundry and assist with packing
  • Carry out any shopping for fresh produce (local markets)
  • Prepares simply flavoursome meals
  • Drive children to and from school/ activities
  • Care for pool, outbuildings and terraces
  • Look after alarm, gates and fencing
  • Keep cars clean
  • Look after outdoor furniture and BBQ area
  • Carry out small DYI jobs
  • Assist with harvesting (olives/ figs)
  • Care of pets (feeding)
  • Babysitting children (1 evening a week, anything extra is paid on top)

The requirements:

  • 2 years’ experience within a family setting
  • Good housekeeping and practical skills
  • Experience of Med. climate
  • Well organized and flexible
  • Fluency in English and Spanish
  • Must have clean drivers licenses
  • Current security check
  • Written references from past families

The family are looking for a couple who can assist wherever needed. The atmosphere is very casual and relaxed. Accommodation is a self-contained 2 bedroom guest house within the grounds. Small pets and visitors permitted.

The hours: 7am - 1pm and 5pm-8pm Mon to Fri, a later start in the winter. If work on a Saturday is required, the couple is provided with a day off during the week.

The salary: EUR 850 - EUR 900 net/ week depending on experience, holidays, use of car and a well appointed property

To start: asap