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Please note that for most roles you will require a minimum of 2 years full time experience, and be able to attend an interview in either our London or Paris office if required. We do hold recruitment events in other cities from time-to-time (UK - Leeds, Sheffield, Nottingham, Manchester, Birmingham, Edinburgh and Bath; and also in Moscow, Geneva, Dubai and Hong Kong) You will also need a valid EU passport, or UK visa, for the majority of roles, and to attend interviews with us and with clients.

The majority of roles we deal with require either English or French as a first language, although we also have clients asking for either Chinese (Mandarin or Cantonese), Russian, Arabic, Spanish, Italian or German native speakers with a good level of English too. All candidates should have a minimum of 2 years full time experience in their chosen field, with excellent references to confirm this, and be able to commit to long term roles of one year or longer. We deal with very few temporary roles.

If you can not see a suitable role please still email a copy of your CV to admin@simplyangelic.co.uk with a description of your perfect role - not all vacancies are listed on this page.

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Cannes, France – Qualified Primary Teacher for B9, Live-out, 5 days pw, Neg Salary (c £750-800pw), Start ASAP.
  
LocationCannes, France
Reference no.N/3602
Salary£750 - £800
Details

Family living in Cannes, France, are searching for an experienced teacher / governess with full knowledge of KS1/2 for their son aged 9, who will be home-schooled. he has attended English school for 4 years and counts French as his second language. Interviews this week, Start ASAP.  

 The role:

To educate, develop and nurture a boy of 9. Classroom type study plus learn through play, museum/art/sports etc. Working 5 days per week typically, but to travel with the Family when required and to continue teaching whilst away. The role is mainly based in Cannes, will be live-out with own apartment and car and will start ASAP.  The salary is £750 - £800 per week.   The contract will be until the end of June 2017 but may be extended for a full year.

 

The candidate\':

The successful candidate will have UK schools experience, ideally KS1/2, and be able to follow the UK curriculum. An EU passport is essential for the role, as are excellent references from previous schools/employers, and a positive attitude. Drivers licence and happy to drive overseas.

To apply - contact dawn@simplyprivatestaff.com

 

  
Highly experienced/qualified Nanny-Tutor for Monaco - sep acc, 5 days, £800-£1000 npw
  
LocationMonaco
Reference no.N/3657
Salary£800 - £1000 pw
Details

Family who reside in Monaco are looking for a top nanny-tutor for their 2 yr old daughter.  The duties include full nursery duties but also the daily development for the girl - English language, activities etc. The working week is 5 days with some evenings babysitting.  Flexibility is a must. The family have a driver. Some travel will be included.  The family will offer seperate accommodation. The salary will be based on experience/qualifications including educational background and will be from £800 - £1000 pw.  The position is to commence asap

The candidate - high educational background.  Qualified childcare with at least 4 years experience of children aged above. Previous references will be required. DBS certificate.

To apply  - you must send your current c.v and references to dawn@simplyprivatestaff.com also stating your location and availaibility

Please note you will only be contacted if suitable

  
Nanny/Housekeeper for Klatovy, Czech Repulic. 5 days, Own accom, £300 net per week. Asap
  
LocationKlatovy, Czech Replublic
Reference no.N/3656
Salary£300 net per week
Details

Family who reside in a lovely village 12km from the city of Klatovy, Czech republic are looking for a qualified and experienced Nanny/housekeeper.  There are 2 beautiful children, girl of 6.5yrs and a baby boy of 3.5 weeks. The duties include full nursery duties (parents work), taking to school, activities and from time to time, basic housework (the family have another housekeeper).  .  The family live in a beautiful home where you will have your own flat in the grounds. The family travel both in the winter and summer and mainly in their own helicopter, so you must not be afraid of flying. You will also be provided with a car so you must have a clean driving licence.  The working week is 5 days (with flexibility) at around 6-8 hrs daily.  The weekly salary is £300 net plus your accommodation.

The candidate - Must be fluent in English (both written and spoken). EU passport. At least 3 years experience. Previous references. DBS certificate. Clean driving licence and used to driving abroad.

To apply - you must send your current c.v and location to dawn@simplyprivatestaff.com

Please note you will only be contacted/replied too if suitable

  
Governess/Tutor/Nanny in Nyon + wordwide travel, start May, fantastic salary
  
LocationNyon/Switzerland + worldwide travel
Reference no.N/3663
Salary7,000-8,000 CHF gross per month
Details

Our returning VIP client based in Nyon/Switzerland + worldwide travel, is now looking for a fluent French/English speaking Governess/Tutor/Nanny to join the team of 4 nannies to share the duties based on a rota system of 2 weeks on/2 weeks off with some flexibility especially when travelling. You will be working from 7am - 7pm and be responsible for children`s French and English language development, helping with their homeworks,  organising activities, school runs, packing and unpacking and so on, You have to be hard working, able to work as a part of a team and enjoy travelling as this role comes with lots of worldwide travel. Children are 11y girl, 3.5y old girl, 9y boy and 6.5y old boy. This role will start in May with a short handover with their current Tutor,  and you will be based in South Caroline/US from July - December and back to Nyon from January 2018. When travelling, you will have your own bedroom within the family homes but when you are back in Nyon, you are responsible for your own accommodation during your 2 weeks off. The salary will be between 7,000 - 8,000 CHF gross per month ( £5,500-6,500 per month ). Teaching quakification will be a bonus but you have to be prepared to be open to nanny duties.

The candidate - Fluent French/English speaking, teaching qualification would be a bonus, confident driver is a bonus, experience with similar ages, hard working and a happy team player.

To apply - Please email andrea@simplyprivatestaff.com

 

 

  
Housekeeper for Switzerland - 6 days, live in, £500-£650 npw. to start asap
  
LocationSwitzerland
Reference no.N/3662
Salary£500 -£650 npw
Details

A family (5 adults and one dog) who reside in Switzerland are looking for a highly experienced, mature Housekeeper to take on various daily houshold duties. Duties will include - plan the family menus for the week, food shopping, preparing breakfast, cook lunch and prepare dinner. Taking care of dry-cleaning. Supervise cleaning staff. Controlling house budgets. Dog walking. This is ideally a 6 day week.  Hours can vary but preparing breakfast at 5.30am and dinner at 6.30pm, but there will be free time for a few hours in the day. The salary will be based on exprience and will  from £500 - £650 per week.  The accommodatin is a guest flat with your own private bedroom and bathroom.

The candidate - Must be highy experienced (at least 3+ years) with a clean driving licence.  Previous references. Current EU passport. Available asap for long -term.

To apply - you must present a current c.v with references and send to dawn@simplyprivatestaff.com    Also state you current location and availability.

Please note, only suitable candidates will be contacted/replied too

 

 

  
Governess in Saudi/Riyadh - start ASAP - £1,000-1,200pw
  
LocationRiyadh/Saudi Arabia
Reference no.N/3633
Salary£1,100-1,200pw
Details

Our client based in Riyadh/Saudi Arabia is looking for a fluent English speaking Governess for their 2 girls ages 11y and 16y old. They would like to find an active and sporty candidate, qualified teacher in charge of girl`s education, preparing them for the exams  and helping with homework so a secondary school teacher would be a bonus. Start ASAP. You can either live in within a family home and have your own bedroom/bathroom or a separate accommodation will be provided. The job is based on working 6 days a week/8-10 hours per day. Salary £1,000-1,200 pw.

The candidate - Fluent English speaking Governess, teacher qualification, active and sporty.

To apply - Please email andrea@simplyangelic.co.uk

  
Governess in Dubai, start January - £4,000-5,000per month
  
LocationDubai/Moscow
Reference no.N/3636
Salary£4,000-5,000 per month
Details

Our client based in Dubai ( 80% at the time ) and Moscow ( 20% ) is looking for a native English speaking Governess to help with their 3 children ages between 6y-12y old. Their last nanny placed by us has been with them for 4 years. You have to be reliable, energetic person and very good with the schedules and timings. You have to be a confident driver as you have to take and collect the girls to/from school and to their activities. Girls are very bright with lots of activities. Teaching qualification would be a bonus and able to help the girls with English, math and Science. Second language would be a bonus ( French, Spanish, Arabic or Russian ). Piano teacher or a music teacher would also be an advantage.  Its a live in role based on working 6 days a week with one full day off. Start January and salary is £4,000-5,000 per month. 

The candidate - Native English speaker, second language would be a bonus, swimmer, confident driver, Music training and a teacher/tutor qualification. 

To apply - Please email andrea@simplyangelic.co.uk

  
Nanny/Tutor in Turkey, start ASAP - £900-1,000pw
  
LocationAntalya/Turkey
Reference no.N/3623
Salary£900-1,000pw
Details

Our client based in Antalya/Turkey is looking for a nanny/tutor mainly for their 4y old boy. There is also a 2y old girl but she has her own nanny but you may be sharing a role and on occasions help when a local nanny is off work. The boy is at school during the day for a few hours.  You have to be fluent in English with some childcare qualification and experience with similar ages, creative, active, happy and smiley person. Your main focus is the child development and their language development but you will also share the nursery duties with other nanny ( washing and ironing children`s clothes, tidying up their rooms, cooking healthy meals ) Its a live in role with your own bedroom and a shared bathroom with the other nanny. Its based on 24/6 ( only in case the child wakes up at night ) Start ASAP with an initial trial up to 2 weeks. £900-1,000 pw

The candidate - Fluent English speaking Nanny. Childcare qualification + experience with similar ages.


To apply - Please email andrea@simplyangelic.co.uk

  
Private Chef required for rota positon. Private residence in London (Chelsea) to start asap
  
LocationLondon & travel
Reference no.N/3631
Salary€2,000 net per month - rota
Details

A Russian family who reside in Chelsea are looking for a private Chefs to work on a rota.  The family prefer home cooking rather than restaurant style of dishes.  They would also like knowledge of Italian, Spanish and French cuisine with a healthy approach.  You would also be responsible for providing weekly menus and ordering of food.  You will be cooking for a family of 3-5 people, staff and occassionally small parties.  The working rota is one month on, one month off.  On your month on, you will be provided with a studio flat and on the month off, you will need to have your own accommodation.  If you live in Europe, the family will pay for your flights and travel expenses on your month off.  The salary is €2000 per month regardless if you are on or off duty. Successful candidates will be asked to attend a days trial (paid) where you will cook tasting food for the family.

The candidate  -Must be qualified and at least 3 yrs experience of cooking for private households.  Experience in cooking Italian, Spanish and French cuisine.  Previous references must be obtainable.  Current EU passport. Own accommodation for the month off. 

To apply - contact dawn@simplyprivatestaff.com with your current c.v, photo and references.  Also state your current location and availability.     

 

 

  
Nanny in Saudi/Riyadh - start ASAP - £1,000-1,200pw
  
LocationRiyadh/Saudi Arabia
Reference no.N/3642
Salary£1,000-1,200pw
Details

Our client based in Riyadh/Saudi Arabia and well known to us is looking for a fluent English speaking Nanny for their baby girl age 18 month. A good Nanny qualification is essential and preferably a degree in early years. Knowledge of French is also a bonus.  You will be responsible for the child`s development, planning her days and activities, helping to plan her healthy meals and her English language development. You will be travelling with the family during their holidays and will be sharing a role with the local nannies and also will be managing the local nannies. Start is ASAP. Its a  live in role within a family home with your own bedroom/bathroom.The job is based on working 6 days a week/12 hours per day. Salary £1,000-1,200 pw.

The candidate - Fluent English Speaker and knowledge of French if possible. Norland educated is a bonus or early years childcare qualification, experience with similar ages and good checkable references.

To apply - Please email andrea@simplyangelic.co.uk

  
Housekeeper- live in, 5 days x £500 net per wk. Start asap
  
LocationFulham, London
Reference no.N/3638
Salary£500 net per week
Details

International  family who reside in the Fulham area are looking for a highly experienced Housekeeper to commence asap.  You must be flexible and have experience of cleaning/maintaining high quality furnishings.  The family have 3 school aged children and 2 dogs.  You may also be required to travel with the family when they go away on vacation.

Housekeeping role:  Hands on Housekeeping for this beautifully presented home. There are 6 bedrooms and various reception rooms including a drawing room, a studio and a cinema.  You will be confident in caring for high end finishes and as the sole housekeeping you will be responsible for the household’s laundry and ironing and hands on cleaning.  You will need to be a meticulous housekeeper who takes pride in keeping an immaculate house.  This role will suit someone who is child friendly and babysitting will be required two nights per week.  You may be asked to cook occasionally, or to assist with meal preparation.  The family also have a live-out housekeeper who will be able to assist.

This role is working 5 days per week (approx 10 hr days) but flexibility will be required as there is some weekend work.  The accommodation is a self-contained double bedroom, bathroom and kitchenette

The candidate - Must be highly experienced with at least 3 years in a similar role. Clean driving licence. Previous references must be obtainable. Totally fluent in both written and spoken English.  Current EU passports.  Available asap for long-term 

To apply - send your current c.v, references, current location and availability to dawn@simplyprivatestaff.com

Please note that only suitable candidates will be contacted

 

 

 

  
Head Housekeeper/Hands on House Manager, Abu Dhabi and London, £800-1000 per week, Start ASAP
  
LocationLondon/Abu Dhabi
Reference no.N/3637
Salary£800-1000pw+
Details

Our client based in London/Abu Dhabi is looking for an English speaking Head Housekeeper/Junior House Manager to help with the households in London and in Abu Dhabi where the family is based most of the time. You will be responsible for the smooth running of the households and will be in charge of the other domestic staff, as well as for getting the London residence ready prior to the family`s arrival. They are open to any nationality as long as your level of English is fluent and they are particularly keen on French or Spanish nationalities. Start ASAP. The role is based on working 6 days a week/up to 12 hours per day. Salary £800 - 1,000pw + separate apartment in Abu Dhabi.

The candidate - Fluent English, experience as Head Housekeeper/PA and  in managing private households with checkable references.

To apply - Please email andrea@simplyprivatestaff.com 

 

Only suitable candidates to be contacted 

  
Nanny/companion - Versoix, Geneva. 6 days, live-in, €3,500 per month. Start end of August 2017
  
LocationVersoix, Geneva
Reference no.N/3658
Salary€3,500 per month
Details

A busy family are looking for a Nanny-Companion for their 2 teenage French daughters aged 17 yrs who are in the College du Leman whilst their parents live abroad. The girls do speak English but not fluent. Duties will be to ensure the full care of the girls - cleaning, cooking, shopping and supervision of their studies.  The family are currently in the process of looking for a 3 bedroomed apartment in the surroundings of Versoix.  The working week is Monday to Saturday.  You will also have all the school holidays off too and paid.  The salary is €3,500 per month.  You will need to drive.   This position commences at the end of August 2017

The candidate - Must be fully qualified in both caring and tutoring. High standard of English in both spoken and written. References.  Must be highly flexibile, trustworty and organised.  Drivers licence.

To apply - contact dawn@simplyprivatestaff.com with a current c.v, photo and references.

Please note only suitable candidates will be contacted

 

 

  
Governess in Riyadh/Saudi Arabia - start January - £1,000 pw
  
LocationRiyadh/Saudi Arabia
Reference no.N/3641
Salary£1,000pw
Details

Our VIP client in Riyadh/Saudi Arabia is looking for a fluent English speaking Governess for their 2 daugters ages 5y and 12y old. Knowledge of French is a bonus.  You are going to be responsible for their English language development, helping with home work and school work, manners, organising girls days and activities and travelling with the family when needed. There is also local staff in the house to help and another western Governess so you have to happy to work as a part of a team. The job is based over 6 days a week/10-12 hours per day. Start is in January. Live in with your own bedroom within the family home. Salary £1,000pw

The candidate - Fluent English speaker, University educated, teaching qualification is a bonus,

To apply - Please email andrea@simplyangelic.co.uk

  
Private chef required for London (Belgravia) live-in or live-out - 5.5 days to start asap
  
LocationLondon
Reference no.N/3635
Salary40K -60K per year
Details

A family who reside in the Belgravia area of London are looking for an experienced Chef to commence asap.  Duties will include cooking of three meals a day. Starting with the 2 children\'s breakfast around 7.30am daily followed by the Master & Madam of the house.  Daily lunch to be prepared and served. Dinners to be prepared but you will be able to leave as serving is not needed.  You will also need to keep the kitchen clean, ensure food is fully stocked and order food online etc.   This is working 5.5 days and working hours are from 7am - 6pm, Sunday -Friday but flexibility is needed (there are breaks within the day)   This position can be live-in, which is a staff house around 0.6 miles from the family home, or live-out if you have your own accommodation in London.  Desired cusine\'s are Indian, Thai, Chinese and Japanese as well as fresh salads, soups and a variety of healthy dishes (experience of gluten free/dairy free would be preferred).   The salary will be based on experience,qualifications and whether you wish to live-in or  live-out, but will be in the region of 40,000 - 60,000 per year.

The candidate - qualified with at least 3 years experience of working in private residences.  Used to preparing/cooking fresh food with high nutritional contact  - quinoa, black soba noodles, green juices, chicken & salmon Teriyaki, baking with almond flour and coconut butter and healthy gluten alternatives. Familiar with Ottelenghi style recipes would also be an advantage.  Must be flexible and of smart appearance.  You will be working closely with other memebers of the household, so team work is needed. Previous references will be required.  Available long-term.  It is important to the family that potential candidates can show the commitment within previous positions re the length of time within that job.

To apply  -contact dawn@simplyprivatestaff.com with the following:  current c.v., photo, location and availability.  Pictures of some of the meals prepared would also be appreciated.

Please note  -you will only be contacted if suitable for his role

 

 

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Head Butler - £40 - £45k per annum Amman, Jordan
  
LocationAmman, Jordan
Reference no.N/3645
Salary £40 - £45k per annum
Details

We have an opportunity for a Head Butler to join an already well structured team. You must be formally trained with a 5 star service and have extensive experience working for UHNWI. Duties will include serving, packing and unpacking and care of Principals personal items and taking care of wardrobes.  You will be mature, discreet and professional and have an excellent understanding etiquette.

You will need to speak fluent English and have a minimum of 5 years in a similar role. This role is to start as soon as possible once the correct candidate is found.A very kind package and salary and bonus is offered to the candidate, accommodation and uniform provided.

Please Contact andrea@simplyprivatestaff.com 
  
Chauffuer for Russian family - £43000 - £45000 per annum - London Ref 214
  
LocationLondon
Reference no.N/3646
Salary£43000 - £45000 per annum
Details

An experienced Chauffuer is required for a Russian family in Central London.

Candidates must not speak Russian as the clients are very private and wish someone who speaks good English only apply.You must have experience in London, without using the GPS, must also have experience with Left hand driven cars, the candidate must be flexible and able to multi task and not just drive a car, energetic.This is to start immediately.

Please contact dawn@simplyprivatestaff.com 
  
Head Chef - LA and London, with travel - £60000 - £70000 per annum
  
LocationLA + London
Reference no.N/3648
Salary £60000 - £70000 per annum
Details

This role requires a Head Chef who will be based 7 months of the year in LA and travel with the clients, the rest of the year you will be in London. Partenr and 2 year old son. 

Full time chef, ability to travel essential. The family has a home in LA where they spend several months of the year. The principal’s partner has a passion for nutrition and is looking for someone who is equally interested in clean eating. She is also pregnant so optimal health is extremely important. They dine out regularly, when at home she prefers to eat food that is super healthy but not compromised on flavour. 

Preferred cooking methods:

  • Coconut or MCT oil only to be used for cooking NEVER olive oil
  • Dressings – to be prepared with oils eg olive/avocado, lemon juice, fresh avocado, fresh herbs, salt and spices (no shop bought salad dressings/mayonnaise/anything processed or containing preservatives to be used on any occasion)
  • Chicken, vegetable and meat stocks to be prepared at home
  • Avoid soy sauce – for recipes requiring, use liquid aminos
  • Meat always to be cooked to medium and slowly, not charred/blackened

Cooking styles

Mediterranean, Italian, Japanese, Chinese, Mexican, Brazilian, Lebanese, Thai

Accommodation provided - Top salary+++ Clean Driving Licence Needed.

Please contact dawn@simplyprivatestaff.com 

  
Live-in Housekeeper/Stewardesses - £30000 - £35000 per annum - London Ref 215
  
LocationLondon
Reference no.N/3647
Salary£30000 - £35000 per annum
Details

Our client is looking for a Live-in Housekeeper, preferably with Yachting experience.

The Housekeepers main functions would be Service and Housekeeping on a large 7 storey property in the heart of London.We are looking for someone with and excellent eye for detail, no job too big attitude.

Accommodation is provided with a self contained area at the top of the residence, top from is for staff but you have your own areas of privacy for your time out and rest

Please contact Dawn@simplyprivatestaff.com

  
Live-in, Head Chef - €66,000 - €72,000 per annum -Amman, Jordan
  
LocationAmman, Jordan
Reference no.N/3649
Salary€66,000 - €72,000 per annum
Details

Head Chef Required for a Delightful HNW Family.

• Healthy clean Italian food, Mediterranean healthy food, Lebanese food essential.
• A good level of the English language required for communication with the staff
• Accommodation and food provided 
• Salary 5,500- 6,000 euros net per month 

If you are interested in this role, please send us your updated cv with 3 of your most recent employment references, a weeks menu and a selection of colour photographs of your work

Please Contact Andrea@simplyprivatestaff.com

  
Live-in Executive Head Housekeeper- Royal Palace - Riyadh - Salary TBC
  
LocationRiyadh, Saudi
Reference no.N/3650
SalaryTBC
Details

Head Housekeeper

Exciting career position for an experienced and dedicated head housekeeper.  You may already be an executive/head housekeeper or an accomplished senior housekeeper ready to step up to the next challenge.Reporting to the Palace Manager, you will have a hands on role in running the day to day operations of the housekeeping department. Responsible for training and leading your team, you will have a special focus on lifting the overall standard within your department, while effectively delegating tasks for quality outcomes. You will be required to actively contribute to the ongoing improvement of our VVIP family experience.

Ideally you will have experience in a large formal estate, a boutique resort, or large 5* hotel.  You must be used to working with and caring for fine items, particularly fabrics and furnishings.Experience in the Middle East is highly regarded, although not necessary. The Head Housekeeper will be responsible for the management of the entire housekeeping operations at the palace.

Key accountabilities and required experience:

Minimum 3 years’ experience managing a housekeeping team. Maintaining accurate financial, maintenance and inventory records. Ensuring a high standard of cleanliness is evident throughout the property in Housekeeping (in rooms, public and common areas).. Excellent salary and package for the right person. 


To apply for this job please contact andrea@simplyprivatestaff.com

  
Butler for Private Family - Salary TBC - Swiss Romande Alps - Salary TBC
  
LocationSwiss Romande Alps
Reference no.N/3651
SalaryTBC
Details

A private family based in the Swiss Romande Alps region is looking for an experienced, focused, agreeable and driven Butler.He or she will provide outstanding service to the changing needs of the family, anticipating the needs of the principals, liaising with the rest of the service, kitchen and housekeeping teams as well as the personal assistants of the Principals and other departments such as Security, Gardening and Animal Keepers. In addition to being able to maintain impeccable service standards throughout the home, the Butler provides hands-on service daily in other areas such as housekeeping, cleaning and setups of outdoors and indoors. Academy, speak and write French and English to the highest level.

You also carry out the set-up and clearing of all meals, the kitchen for the use of the family as well as all terraces and garden for meals outdoors such as picnics and BBQ’s

Be able to carry out all housekeeping duties, cleaning making beds, ironing and others. You may be given additional and/or alternative duties from time to time at Household’s discretion. You are required to adhere to the highest standards of professionalism, courtesy, reliability and personal appearance at all times. 

Excellent knowledge of French and English is essential, Italian is an asset.

Have at least 3-5 years’ experience working in a private home to the highest standard
Excellent knowledge of bar service and cocktails, Oenology and table service and setup
Travel Flexibility in summer and winter in mountains (with accommodation provided in winter)

Higher compensation than average but in relation to the experience and qualifications
Compensation: Includes meals during all working days, accident insurance, uniform allowance and cleaning, accommodation, private pension fund.

To apply for this position please contact dawn@simplyprivatestaff.com

  
Sous Chef - For Private Family - Middle East - Salary TBC
  
LocationMiddle East
Reference no.N/3652
SalaryTBC
Details

We require an enthusiastic and experienced Sous Chef specialising in Health & Nutrition to live in (this may include limited travel) with a Private Family.

The Sous Chef will be required to assist the Head Chef & the other chefs in providing healthy and well balanced meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner) and help to delicious recipes and suggestions for various occasions on a daily basis. They must be adept at taking into account the clients dietary and allergen requirements. The chef must be experienced at working both independently and within part of a larger team, adapting easily to new people and situations.

The candidate must be prepared to be very flexible – the position is for a 6 day working week. When travelling it may not be possible to take a day off, however this will be compensated by a day in lieu at another time. It is also important to point out that regular working hours will be hard to lay out, due to the nature of the job and the family’s busy schedules. You should be enthusiastic, willing and flexible in your approach.

Responsibilities:

  • To assist the Head Chef with skilfully cooking delicious healthy and nutritious meals for the family and their guests. This would include breakfast, lunch, snacks and dinner.
  • To lead the kitchen team in the absence of the Head Chefs or to cover for the other chefs when they are away.

Qualities:

  • Experience working at Sous Chef level in a professional kitchen environment.
  • Proven experience working within the catering industry and decent health and nutritional experience and education.
Requirements: CRB / DBS checkedFull clean driving licence. Full medical review required. High level of Training. No motion sickness

To apply for this position please contact andrea@simplyprivatestaff.com
  
English and/or French speaking Nanny in Lagos, start ASAP - £800-900pw+
  
LocationLagos/Nigeria
Reference no.N/3540
Salary£700-800pw+
Details

Our client based in Lagos/Nigeria is looking for an experienced English and/or French speaking nanny for their 2 year old boy to start ASAP. This is a sole charge role with some proxy parenting when the parents are away. The role is based on working 6 days a week/12 hours a day with some flexibility when needed, especially when travelling. You will have your own separate apartment after probationary period, and a driver is available for you when on and off duty. There is also a housekeeper and a cook working for the family. Your role is to involve the child in age appropriate activities, his development, English / French language development, planning his days and activities, planning healthy meals, travel with the family and to proxy parent when needed. The salary is £800-900pw+ and the job is to start ASAP.


The candidate - Well experienced with similar age children and possessing a child related qualification ( Montessori or Early childhood would be ideal), happy to commit for a 1y+ and ideally a French speaker as well as English.

To apply - Please email andrea@simplyangelic.co.uk


  
Valet and Butler for HNWI - Travel Position - Middle East - Salary TBC
  
LocationMiddle East
Reference no.N/3653
SalaryTBC
Details
The family in the Middle East are seeking a Valet annd Butler -
To manage the Principles wardrobes in all aspects to an exceptional high standard of detail. This will include laundering, dry cleaning, mending, steaming & pressing, Ironing and takingcare of hand wash /special care items. You will be required to liaise with staff in the laundry areas and be happy working alongside them. To store, organise and maintain clothing including brushing clothing and hanging and tostore in an appropriate manner. Attention to detail is a must from colour coding the wardrobe, item grouping, usingappropriate covers and protection to/ over items etc. To a logical travel manual of the wardrobe, (taking in consideration, colour, weather,accessories, formal/informal, sportware, etc.
To travel with the principal numerous times a year, sometimes at very short notice. To coordinate the packing of appropriate attire and accessories / personal effects to a meticulous level of detail. This will involve packing the suitcases and logging what items are in which, for ease of unpacking at each property travelled to. And using certain suitcases for certain items. To undertake any butler duties, silver services etc – if so required and requested.

Applicants must be able to demonstrate an accomplished and proven career track record,and show their ability to prioritise to deadlines and work on their own initiative independently and as part of a team. They must be comfortable supervising/ managing staff but also working as a team and working under others. You must be happy and available to travel extensively with the principal and relocate for lengthier periods of time at short notice. They must respond well to change.

Requirements: CRB / DBS checked. Full clean driving licence Non-smoker. Full medical review required High level of Training. No motion sickness. 

To apply for this position please contact andrea@simplyprivatestaff.com

  
Executive Housekeeper/Manager - £48,000 per annum - Abu Dhabi Ref 212
  
LocationAbu Dhabi
Reference no.N/3644
Salary £48,000 per annum
Details

Executive Housekeeper Manager role in Abu Dhabi - United Arab Emirates

The family would be happy for someone with 5 star hotel or superyacht experience.An exciting vacancy for a senior Executive Housekeeper to join the team of one of the royal family in United Arab Emirates.She will report to the Palace Manager (our candidate who was Executive Head Housekeeper and got promoted recently to Palace Manager)and this role will encompass working alongside housekeeping teams in the various palaces and villas as well as arranging schedules and cleaning rotas, dealing with maintenance issues and upkeep of inventories and manuals.  She will have strong management skills and a hard work ethic. Previous experience in 5* hotels is essential, and or, previous experience in private households would be beneficial.

They will need to have expert knowledge in caring for antiques, costly fabrics and carpets, will be a professional, flexible and meticulous head housekeeper who is looking for a long term career enhancing opportunity.

Benefits include:

An excellent and tax free salary (4000 GBP / 4750 EUROS per month). A separate apartment. One time furniture allowance. The use of a car. A petrol and a telephone allowance( Additional 700 GBP for each). Medical insurance. 30 days paid leave annually. An annual return economy flight.

Please email andrea@simplyprivatestaff.com

  
Maintenance/Handyman for Private Household - South France, Dublin and USA - Salary 45000 - 55000 EUR per annum
  
LocationFrance/Dublin/USA
Reference no.N/3655
Salary£45000 - 55000 EUR per annum
Details

We are currently looking for a professional and skilled Maintenance/Handyman to assist our high profile clients homes in the South of France, Dublin and the USA. This role would better suit someone who is already based in the South of France and has a hands on approach to large home maintenance. Yachting background in engineering would be an option but we are not looking for an engineer but someone who would not be put off dealing and with contractors and problem solving.

  • Must have spoken and ideally written french
  • Native english speaker or excellent english
  • capable to be flexible in time allocation and geographical location, i.e main field of work would be south of France but work trips to Dublin and the USA not excluded.
  • good team player, capable of working with existing team members, good peoples skills.

Synopsis:

The ideal candidate can be based in France or Ireland(dublin) but the main field of activity would be the south of France. The candidate would be in charge of the day to day repairs and maintenance of a villa and two apartments, expected to comprehensively assess and sort (with back office support) any issues arising on the properties.

The candidate is expected to be available on very short notice to attend arising issues while the family is in residence (6 weeks per year)

The candidate would report to the estate manager and work very closely with the house manager when family is in residence. Occasional Airport transfers and looking after the french car fleet will be part of the role. Salary in the region of €45,000 - €55,000 DOE

To apply for this position please contact dawn@simplyprivatestaff.com

  
Live in Nanny/Housekeeper in Bahamas/New York, start ASAP
  
LocationBahamas/New York
Reference no.N/3659
Salary£300 per week
Details

Our client based part time in Nassau/ Bahamas and part time in New York/US is looking for a fluent English speaking nanny/housekeeper to join their family asap. You will be responsible for the little girl  of an age 18 month but the mum is also around and involved in the child`s live so you have to be prepared to work as a team. You will be also asked to help with some house chores like keeping the kitchen clean, help to cook some meals, keeping child`s room tidy and washing and ironing of her clothes, helping to pack and unpack when travelling so a hands on attitude is a must. The family also travel to Europe during summers and sometimes to Russia so you have to be happy to travel with the family. You will have your own room in each house. The work is based on working 6 days a week/10-12 hours per day. Start ASAP. Salary is around £300 per week.

The candidate: Fluent English speaker with experience with toddlers, confident driver, hands on attitude. US passport is a bonus but not a must, EU or UK passports are fine too.

To apply: Please email andrea@simplyprivatestaff.com

  
Qualified and Experienced Nannies for worldwide vacancies, Top rates, Excellent conditions
  
LocationWorldwide - Europe, Russia, UAE, Bermuda, Asia etc
Reference no.N/2291
Salary£250 - £1000 per week.
Details

Simply Angelic specialise in placing qualified and experienced Nannies and Governess\' with Families overseas. The roles available vary dramatically from junior nanny roles for newly qualified nannies with some UK experience but looking for their first role overseas, temp nanny positions, to positions fo Qualified Tteachers and experienced tutors in formal households requiring many years previous overseas experience.

Naturally, the salaries also vary and will depend on the specific requirements of the role - hours and days per week, flexibility required, amount of experience and qualifications required, location, and many other factors.

We usually have roles available ranging from £300 per week to around £1000 per week, so whichever stage of your professional nanny career you are currently, we will usually have a role for you.

We deal with most worldwide locations, but always have a selection of nice jobs in France, Greece, Turkey, Italy, Switzerland, Monaco, Dubai, Moscow, and Bermuda. (We also place nannies in Central London)

If you are a qualified nanny/tutor/governess with 1+ years full time sole charge experience, or have 2+ years of full time sole charge experience we\'d love to hear from you. If you have worked overseas previously, either in a holiday company, or in a private Family, we\'d definitely love to hear from you ASAP.

You will need a clear DBS (we can help with administering this), all references from previous employers, and be able to commit to at least one year\'s employment. For more information, please email a copy of your CV to overseas@simplyangelic.co.uk and let us help to find your next overseas placement.

  
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