Job #116 Part-time Housekeeper for Toronto Family

A Toronto family in North York is seeking an experienced housekeeper for two days a week (six hours per day) and four hours on Saturday to do general housekeeping and laundry (no ironing required). There is flexibility on the days.


The family consists of a mom and dad and two girls. There is no childcare, however, the children are studying remotely at home for the duration of the pandemic.


The position offers a gross hourly wage of $25 per hour and the employee would be working for a nice family. There is a potential of medical benefits after a successful six-months in the position.


Applicants must hold current status to legally work in Canada. Sponsorship is not being considered.


Primary Responsibilities:

  • General housekeeping for an informal home located in Thornhill and TTC accessible

  • General housekeeping includes kitchen cleaning, care of fixtures, furnishings and fabrics

  • Informing the employer of needs where inventories are concerned (laundry and toiletries)

  • Laundry, however, no ironing

  • Maintenance of pantries, cupboards and wardrobes

  • From time to time assistance with meal prep


Qualifications and Aptitudes:

  • Must have experience working as a housekeeper in a semi-formal residence

  • Excellent housekeeping and laundry skills

  • Must be able to communicate effectively and in a timely manner with parents or persons in positions of authority

  • Must be able to work in a self-directed manner with limited oversight and/or receive direction

  • Discretion, trustworthiness and reliability are essential — reliably maintains discretion when faced with media intrusion

  • Safety and environmental awareness

  • Neatness and presentability in all aspects

  • Must be security conscious

  • Discretion and honesty in all matters

  • Be child friendly

  • Be dog friendly (a pug and a Labrador)

  • Must be willing to sign a Confidentiality Agreement

  • Must have good communication skills (written and verbal)

  • Must be punctual and organized

  • Must have a valid Canadian passport with no travel restrictions

  • Must be legally eligible to work in Canada

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