Live-out Housekeeper, Switzerland

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Live-out Housekeeper, Zollikon, Switzerland *
CH 2017
Mon - Fri, 9am - 6pm
CHF 3800 - 4200 gross a month

For a large family we are looking for a competent, permanent live-out housekeeper (100%) to work in a large villa. Driver license required. To start Sept. 21.

The household is very busy. The 3 children are still young and the mother works from home most of the time (Covid). The property consist of 5 bedrooms, 2 reception rooms, a cellar (for wine) and a large modern kitchen. The ceilings are high with large windows (cleaned for by contractors). All laundry care is taken care of either externally or t by he p/t laundress and there is a full time nanny. The parents order the food shopping mostly online and they enjoy healthy meals with some of the children having intolerances to lactose.

They require the housekeeper to run the house and provide healthy family meals.

The duties of the Housekeeper:

  • All housekeeping (mopping, wiping, dusting, polishing, to vaccume etc)
  • Storing all shopping appropriate and manage stores cupboard
  • Creating menus in advance
  • Preparing and cooking healthy family meals
  • Laying tables if required (the kids help)
  • Cleaning kitchen after use
  • Providing snacks if needed
  • Keeping rooms tidy
  • Deep cleaning cupboards and rooms when family is away (they travel all school holidays)

Requirements of the Housekeeper:

  • 6 years experience in running a household
  • Fluency in German, ideally also English
  • Longevity with previous families
  • A high standard of cleaning
  • Ability to cook a wide choice of healthy family meals (no entertaining)
  • Work autonomously and with little supervision
  • Live locally to Zollikon
  • Clean driver license (in case something is needed)
  • Excellent checkable references from private families
  • A recent security check

Hours: 9am - 6pm Monday - Friday with an hour for lunch, any overtime is given as time in lieu, reduced hours when the family travel

Salary: CHF 3800 - CHF 4200 net a month plus annual bonus

* To comply with Swiss laws this role is placed through our sister agency, see CONTACT page for details. Please apply through Luxury Assets only. Thank you. 

To start: In Sept 2021