• Location: London
  • Type: Permanent
  • Categories Housekeeping
  • Salary £50,000 - £55,000 Per Year
  • ID 4041

Silver Swan is currently seeking a highly skilled and reliable Laundress to join a small, welcoming team based in London. This role does involve travel to additional properties in Surrey, Barbados, and New York (in 2025). This long standing, valued client of ours requires a knowledgeable Laundress to provide exceptional services to this busy young family of 5.
The successful Laundress will be working on a rota basis with another Laundress, doing a rota of 6 weeks on / 6 weeks off, providing a balanced work-life dynamic. If you are an experienced Laundress with a passion for excellence and eco-friendly practices, we encourage you to apply.
Please note: candidates MUST have the right to live and work in the UK. We do not offer visa sponsorship. Candidates who do not already have the right to live and work in the UK will not be considered.

Responsibilities:

  • Handle all aspects of laundry care for the household, including washing, drying, ironing, and folding
  • Manage quick turnaround of laundry, ensuring same-day service whenever possible
  • Maintain and operate eco-friendly laundry systems
  • Care for garments, linens, and other fabrics, ensuring they are cleaned to the highest standard
  • Oversee the laundry needs of the family and guests typically servicing around 10 people weekly, more during busier periods
  • Coordinate with housekeepers for additional support during peak times
  • Maintain excellent timekeeping and reliability, ensuring all tasks are completed promptly
  • Travel as required to various locations, including Barbados, New York City, Surrey, and London

Ideal candidate:

  • MUST have the right to live and work in the UK
  • Proven experience and in-depth knowledge of laundry systems and fabric care
  • Strong organisational skills and attention to detail
  • Excellent time management and the ability to work independently
  • Reliable and professional, with a strong commitment to maintaining high standards
  • Flexibility to work longer hours during busy periods and travel as needed
  • Prior experience in a similar role within a private household is highly desirable

Package:

  • Start date: ASAP
  • Working week: 6 weeks on / 6 weeks off – 6 days per week
  • Salary: £50k+
  • Opportunity to travel and work in various international locations

Job status: LIVE 
Responsible consultant: Laura Reeves

 

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