Helena and Alastair – A professional domestic couple, based in the UK
Helena has worked with top chefs such as Tom Aikens, Herbert Berger, Lee Streeton, and Mark Hix both here in the UK and overseas.
Helena’s unique ability to interpret and create a variety of dishes enables us to offer you an extremely high standard of food with the option for you to enjoy a range of styles from rustic country food; traditional homely cooking, to the apex of fine dining. We believe that food should be sourced locally and ethically where at all possible.
Helena’s ability in the kitchen is complemented by Alastair’s experience in serving at clients table and general adaptability within the house to meet your requirements. Alastair completed his degree then gained 5 years experience in 5* private households covering roles from managing, service, chauffeuring and maintenance.
We met whilst working in a large 5 star ski lodge in Davos Switzerland and have since then built up a great partnership, catering and serving a wide range of clients needs. We have catered for celebrities as well as Heads of State. We especially enjoy looking after large families and their friends.
Professional Candidate’s Preferences and Due Diligence Survey
What private service position are you seeking?
Private Domestic Household Couple
What is your preferred geographical location (s) of the employment?
Europe – South of France, Switzerland and UK – South/South West
What type of situations do you envision yourself most comfortable with-formal / informal / family / children / older / younger?
We are very flexible and have experience in many environments.
Salary range that you would like to achieve?
£800-£1000npw but are flexible for the right post and overall package.
What attachments do you have that must be considered- pets, spouse, partner?
Partner, all of our experiences in the private industry have been working together as a couple.
Are you interested in live in or live out opportunities- or either?
What is your citizenship?
We are both British.
Do you have any visas in place to work in other countries?
We both hold EU Passports and both have full Uk driving licences.
Do you smoke?
Do you have any background problems that might affect your employment in private service?
Do you drive? Yes Are there any issues with your driving record? No
Do you have any health conditions which would require accommodation?
Do you have anything else you would like us to know and consider when evaluating suitable opportunities for you?
Together we provide our services with the security, flexibility, reliability and privacy that our principles need.
We are both efficient, work well together and can adapt to any situation whilst maintaining the high standards that are required.
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