Domestic Staff Agency

Pembury Partners are looking for a Private Chef/House Manager for a  private household in the heart of Chelsea, SW3, London. The main focus of the role is on the Chef catering for 4 adults and 2 children, providing lunches and dinners and on occasion, the odd dinner party. The Family are looking for healthy- balance diet, Italian and Mediterranean style with the use of seasonal produce. The ideal candidate will prep menus, provision and keep a tab of general household supplies. There is a housekeeping team in place fully self-managing with whom the Chef HM will only coordinate service with on a daily basis.

The Chef/Household Manager will overview outside contractors such as gardeners and maintenance specialist who regularly visit and provide assistance to the property. The ideal candidate will be a driver and have a background in private households. The family have a dog, so an animal lover is a must.

The role start asap.

Applications: CLOSED

Amongst the duties:

    • Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm with flexibility to work the odd weekend if required. 40 hrs per week circa.
    • Daily cooking of lunch and supper for 4 adults 2 kids
    • Menu planning, shopping, running errands (a driver is essential)
    • Cooking of healthy, seasonal meals, Italian and Mediterranean for the family but occasionally for larger dinner parties of 6 – 8 guests
    • The property must have experience looking after Gardeners and Maintenance contractors
    • Making shopping lists for kitchen and other supplies

Skillset sought:

    • Candidates should be at ease in a family environment, and have a solid background in Private Households.
    • Must hold a DBS check or be willing to undergo one.
    • Must have a polite and friendly attitude and flexible
    • Driver and dog lover

Salary: £60k to £75k pa depending on experience. Own car parking can be organised should the candidate drive into work.

To discuss this opportunity further, please contact Darren Lewis at

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