• Location: London
  • Type: Permanent
  • Categories Housekeeping, Management
  • Salary £50,000 - £55,000 Per Year
  • ID 3829

Silver Swan is currently seeking an experienced Head Housekeeper to join our client’s household in London. The Head Housekeeper will be working for a prestigious family of 7 members. This pivotal Head Housekeeper role requires immediate availability, overseeing a dedicated team of 3 Housekeepers while occasionally assisting in service duties. The ideal candidate should bring a robust yachting background, ensuring the utmost standards of cleanliness and organisation within the household.

Please Note: Candidates must have a legal right to live and work in the UK prior to applying as, unfortunately, we do not offer visa sponsorship.
If you do not have a legal right to live and work in the UK, your application will NOT be considered.


  • Managing all aspects of housekeeping operations
  • Providing occasional assistance in service tasks, maintaining impeccable presentation standards
  • Supervising and training Housekeeping staff to ensure efficient workflow and exceptional service delivery
  • Assisting in overall household management, including inventory management, vendor coordination, and maintenance scheduling
  • Demonstrating proficiency in selecting and using cleaning products suitable for delicate surfaces, ensuring the preservation of high-end furnishings and finishes

Ideal Candidate:

  • A strong background in yachting or private household management, with extensive experience in luxury environments
  • Proficient understanding of cleaning products suitable for delicate surfaces, coupled with the ability to train staff on proper usage
  • UK citizenship or the legal right to work in the UK, ensuring compliance with employment regulations


  • Salary: £50,000+ per annum
  • Accommodation: Provided in the form of a flat located near the residence, offering convenience and accessibility
  • Flexible accommodation options available, allowing for proximity to the workplace or alternative arrangements
  • Potential for a live-in option after 1 year of service, providing further convenience and integration with the household
  • Working Hours: The role requires availability from 12:00 pm to 21:00 pm, 5 days a week, with varying off days each week to accommodate operational requirements

Job Status: LIVE
Responsible Consultant: Laura Reeves

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