A mature and informal couple with homes in the Eastern Townships of Quebec (the primary residence), a condo in Montreal, and a home in North Palm Beach is seeking either a live-in Executive Housekeeper or a live-in Domestic Couple to travel with them to their different properties. The live-in accommodations are separate and spacious.

 

The person or persons should be comfortable home cooks, able to assist with items like iPads, printers, phones, etc. There is an Estate Manager to whom the person(s) would report. The Estate Manager oversees the residences and manages major issues. There is also a maintenance team to whom any mechanical issues would be reported. There is an IT department who handle technical issues.

 

Applicants must have good experience with housekeeping, laundry, and ironing. There are housekeepers for both the residences in the Eastern Townships as well as North Palm Beach. Applicants should be humble, well-mannered, and highly discreet.

 

The position pays well for the qualified individual and offers benefits. The couple spends approximately five months of each winter in North Palm Beach. Applicants do not have to be bilingual, however, it is an asset. They must have a valid driver’s license with a clean driving record.

 

NOTE: Applicants must hold current status to legally work in Canada. All applicants must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19.

PLEASE NOTE: We thank all applicants for their interest in this position. Due to response volume, however, only those who meet the position's requirements shall be contacted.

Seeking a Resident Caretaker Couple to manage and maintain a mostly off-grid private island in British Columbia’s Discovery Islands area. The islands are family owned and accessible year-round by boat or floatplane. The islands are managed and maintained in accordance with a Conservation Covenant, which governs all activities on the islands.

This position is full-time and a beautiful Caretaker’s cottage is provided on the island. For the right couple, this position provides a tiny slice of paradise.

The ideal couple has experience working together, have extensive mechanical, water system maintenance, carpentry, gardening, landscaping, solar panel maintenance, boating abilities. There is also a 10,000 square foot main lodge that requires housekeeping, laundry, and home cooking.

Applicants must hold current status to legally work in Canada and be fully vaccinated against COVID-19.

PLEASE NOTE: We thank all persons who apply for the position. However, due to the volume of applications, only qualified candidates who meet the job requirements shall be contacted. 

Job #187 Private Chef position with Guelph, Ontario Family

A prominent family is seeking a highly passionate, creative, and organized top-level Chef to plan, source, develop and execute meals for their luxurious and fast-paced lifestyle. Reporting to the Relationship Manager, the Chef will be responsible for preparing 3 meals a day, 5 days a week, while consistently conceiving new, unique, and tasteful dishes for healthy and creative appetites.

 

This is a highly unique opportunity with a rare combination of intense detail orientation and extremely high-performance standards. This role is ideal for individuals who excel when given challenging opportunities, have a broad culinary repertoire, and commit to understanding and executing health and nutrition through cooking.

Applicants must hold current status to legally work in Canada, have a G-level driver’s license, access to a vehicle and be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Experience working as a Private Chef is an asset.

There is a condo in downtown Toronto from which the Private Chef will cook from time to time when the Principal is in residence.

PLEASE NOTE: We thank all persons who apply for the position. However, due to the volume of applications, only qualified candidates who meet the job requirements shall be contacted. 

This position has been placed on temporary hold.

Seeking a full-time, live-out Household Manager / Cook for an elderly couple who live in the Bayview and Lawrence area of Toronto. The couple is in relatively good health. Both employers are fully mobile, although the Mrs. is showing early signs of cognitive decline. Mr. is still active in business. The couple is relatively formal and enjoy a peaceful home.

The position’s schedule is Monday to Friday, however times will vary according to needs. The Household Manager / Cook is responsible for lunch and dinner preparation and will be present during those times. The Household Manager / Cook should have some experience working for High or Ultra-High-Net-Worth families. The position does require occasional travel to Florida during winter months. Travel will be no longer than one week in duration. The position comes with a benefits plan.

Must be legally eligible to work in Canada and be fully COVID-19 vaccinated. Applicants must have a G-level driver license and ideally own a vehicle.

PLEASE NOTE: We thank all applicants, however, due to volume, only those who meet the position qualifications shall be contacted.

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Toronto family in Forest Hill is seeking an experienced Cook Housekeeper for their family of four (two school-aged children and a hypoallergenic dog). Position is full-time and live-out. Schedule is Monday to Friday, 10am to 7pm (degree of flexibility required). The position pays well for someone with experience.

 

The home is approximately 5,000 square feet and a cleaning crew comes in once a week to do deep cleans. While there are children, this is not a nanny’s position. The mother is hands but assistance with children might be requested from time to time.

 

These are good employers who treat staff well. Applicants must have professional experience in areas of housekeeping, laundry, ironing, and wardrobe management. They should be good home cooks (menus provided). Applicants should have an ability to work both independently or with some direction.

 

Applicants must hold current status to work legally in Canada and be fully vaccinated against COVID-19.

 

Location: Forest Hill area of Toronto

 

Schedule: Monday to Friday, 10am to 7pm

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Seeking a full-time PSW who will live-in while at work and live-out on days off. The PSW will work in coordination with a second PSW.  PSW or an individual with eldercare experience to work for an elderly couple in the Bayview and Lawrence area of Toronto. The couple is in relatively good health. Both employers are fully mobile, although the Mrs. is showing early signs of cognitive decline. Mr. is still active in business. The couple is relatively formal and enjoy a peaceful home.

 

The position’s schedule rotates with another PSW with four days on and three days off followed by three days on and four days off. There is travel via private jet to Florida involved in the position during the winter months (December toApril). The PSW should ideally have some experience working for High and / or Ultra-High-Net-Worth families. The position comes with a benefits plan.

 

Applicants must be legally eligible to work in Canada and be fully COVID-19 vaccinated. A G-level driver’s license is an asset but not a pre-requisite.

PLEASE NOTE: We thank all applicants for their interest in this position. Due to response volume, however, only those who meet the position's requirements shall be contacted.

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An informal Toronto-based family of four (a mother, father, and  two school-aged children) is seeking an experienced Private Chef for their Toronto residence as well as a family cottage. These residences are scent free and non-smoking. The position is full-time, permanent, and live-out (in Toronto). The family seeks an individual who is willing to work within a team dynamic. The Private Chef must be child friendly. There is a cat and a dog, so the person must also be pet friendly.

 

The ideal candidate should be comfortable preparing “hi-lo” meals for both adults and children. It is a friendly home in which respect is a virtue between employer and employee as well as between employees.

 

The candidate is a professional who takes pride in what they do and always strives towards learning more and improving performance. They are solution minded. The candidate takes ownership of what they do, makes sure the kitchen is kept well stocked without wastage and is always fully functional and hygienic. The candidate is a good communicator with an ability to work both independently or collaboratively with other parties including household staff and vendors. They are able to ask questions, conduct research, and find answers. They are curious learners by nature. They provide diversity when it comes to meals. They avoid repetition as much as possible. They must ALWAYS have family safety in mind.

Applicants must hold  current status to legally work in Canada. They must also  be fully vaccinated against COVID-19.

Job #186 Estate Manager position for Muskoka Estate

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Seeking an experienced Estate Manager to manage a beautiful property in Muskoka that operates like a five-star luxury hotel. 

 

This role is suited for an individual who is engaged, self-motivated, likes variety and challenges with a passion for continuous improvement. The Estate Manager is expected to proactively manage all aspects of the estate including but not limited to property maintenance and renovations, liaising with contractors and service providers, managing household staff, coordinating small and large events, managing household spending, providing concierge services and additional projects as required.

 

The successful Estate Manager will demonstrate the highest standard of professionalism, integrity, and discretion; while also utilizing exceptional interpersonal and communication skills to develop positive working relationships with the estate’s principal, estate staff, contractors, vendors, and others.

 

This position offered is currently a temporary contract  (four to six months), although it has the potential to become a full-time, permanent opportunity.  Days of work are typically Monday to Friday, however, there will be times that additional time is required outside of the normal schedule, particularly during peak seasons. Some weekend work is required.

Applicants must hold current status to work legally in Canada and be fully vaccinated against COVID-19.

Job #181 Cook Housekeeper with Family in North York

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Seeking a good Cook Housekeeper for family of 5 (mom, dad, twins aged 9 and one 12 year old). The family lives up in the Yonge Street and 407 area. The schedule is Monday to Friday 8am to 4pm. There are no pets. The house is approximately 6,000 square feet. The job consists of general housekeeping, laundry (mostly for children), and good home cooking.

The Cook Housekeeper will prepare breakfast, pack the children's lunch boxes, and prepare dinner. Having a G-class license is a definite asset, but not a requirement.

 

Applicants must hold current status to work legally in Canada. Applicants must also be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. If the Cook Housekeeper drives and has their own vehicle, they will be compensated for mileage for work purposes.

 

Location: North York, Yonge Street and 407 area

 

Schedule: Monday to Friday, 8am to 4pm

 

NOTE: Applicants must hold current status to legally work in Canada. All applicants must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19.

Job #171 Toronto-based Private Chef de Cuisine

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Opportunity for a Toronto-based Chef de Cuisine to  work for an UHNW family. This position is ideal for individuals who thrive when given challenges, have a broad culinary repertoire with an understanding of health and nutrition through cooking, and have a commitment to excellence. The Chef de Cuisine will work in Toronto, Muskoka, and Naples with travel to other locations as required.

 

The Chef de Cuisine will report to the Private Executive Chef as well as the Director of Properties. The position is full-time and permanent. It offers an excellent salary, benefits, vacation, and an RRSP matching plan.

 

Role Overview:

The individual we are looking for must demonstrate the highest standards of safety, hygiene, professionalism, integrity, and discretion; while also having strong knowledge of health and nutrition as it relates to all aspects of the food sourcing, planning, preparation, and cooking. This role will also require strong interpersonal and communication skills to develop positive working relationships with the principal, culinary team, household staff, contractors, vendors, and others.

 

This role has responsibility (under the guidance of the Executive Chef) for all aspects of food & beverage provisioning, prep, cooking and service for the Principal as well as family/guests. This role is a critical component of the culinary team and has scope over multiple residences (Toronto, Muskoka, Naples). The Chef de Cuisine will play an active role in managing all aspects of food provisioning, preparation, clean up and service for entertaining and events – including hiring and managing of seasonal staff, caterers, as well as other duties as assigned by the Executive Chef.

 

NOTE: All applicants must be legally eligible to work in Canada and be COVID-19 vaccinated.

Job #175 Estate Manager position with Toronto Family in Forest Hill

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We are looking for a full-time, live-out, and experienced Estate Manager to  manage an 18,000 square foot home in Forest Hill as well as other properties in Aspen and Manhattan. The focus is on the primary residence in Toronto and the Estate Manager is expected to work onsite. The other properties can be managed remotely or onsite depending on what is required. International travel is required. Some properties will require more management than others.

The ideal candidate will have strong property and staff management skills as well as excellent administrative skills. The Estate Manager should practice preventive maintenance, be checklist minded and be able to anticipate needs and problems before they occur. They should have strong skills in Office Suite and working knowledge of smart home technology (Crestron®).

The candidate is a professional who takes pride in what they do and always strives towards learning more and improving performance. They are solution minded. The candidate is a good communicator with an ability to work both independently or collaboratively with other parties including household staff and vendors. They are able to ask questions, conduct research, and find answers. They are curious learners by nature.

 

The position suits an individual with either a background in managing of a luxury boutique hotel and / or experience working as an Estate Manager.

 

Applicants must be legally eligible to work in Canada, have a G-level driver license, and be fully COVID-19 vaccinated.

Job #174 Professional Nanny with Toronto Family in Forest Hill

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We are looking for a full-time, live-out, and experienced travelling  Nanny to work with a Lead Nanny sharing responsibility for two children ages 3 and a 10-month old. The position is Toronto-based, although significant international travel is required. Travel responsibilities are shared with the Lead Nanny. The schedule is rotating and split with the Lead Nanny.

The position suits an individual who has training in early childhood education and previous experience working as a professional nanny for an ultra-high-net-worth family. Applicants must also be comfortable working as a member of a team. The position can be either live-in or live-out. The position offers exceptional pay for an exceptional and energetic nanny who is at ease working in a busy household.

Applicants must be legally eligible to work in Canada and be fully COVID-19 vaccinated.

Job #180Housekeeper position with Collingwood-area Couple

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Seeking a Housekeeper for a mature couple who live in the Collingwood and Thornbury area of Ontario. The position is  full-time and live-out. The schedule is Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm, although the couple can be flexible on start times. There are no children in the home, but grandchildren visit. The position pays well for someone with experience.

 

The home is approximately 7,000 square feet and the Housekeeper will be responsible for general housekeeping, laundry, errands, and meal prep. The family does travel to Florida in the winter but the person will still come into work to do deeper cleans of closets, wardrobes, drawers, and cupboards and make sure that there are no problems with the home.

 

Applicants must hold current status to work legally in Canada. Applicants must also be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Applicants must have a G-level license and their own vehicle (mileage for work purposes will be paid).

 

Location: Collingwood 

 

Schedule: Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm

 

NOTE: Applicants must hold current status to legally work in Canada. All applicants must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19.

Job #179 Caregiver Cook position with Toronto Couple

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An elderly Toronto couple is seeking a Caregiver Cook. The  position is full-time, Monday to Friday. For nine months of the year (from October through June) the position will be Live-Out and located in the Yonge and York Mills area. For the three months from July through September, the position will be Live-In and located at the couple’s cottage in Muskoka.

 

The Caregiver Cook will primarily focus on the Mrs. who uses a walker and has early-stage dementia. Mr. is fully mobile and in good health.

 

Applicants must have experience with the elderly, have a G-level driver’s  license, and be good home cooks. While this is a Caregiving position, there is companionship aspect too and the Caregiver Cook will accompany the couple on outings to the theatre, opera, art gallery, personal appointments, etc.

 

Position Title: Full-Time, Live-Out Caregiver Cook for 9 months/year. Full-Time, Live-In Caregiver Cook for 3 months/year (summers at cottage).

 

Location: Toronto (Two-floor Penthouse Condo in the Yonge / York Mills area) and Muskoka.

 

Schedule: Monday to Friday, 12pm to 8pm

 

NOTE: Applicants must hold current status to legally work in Canada. All applicants must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19.

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