Job #109 Estate Manager opportunity for a Southwest Florida property

An Estate Manager is required to manage all aspects of a multi-dwelling estate located in southwest Florida including but not limited to property maintenance and renovations, liaising with contractors and service providers, manage household staff, coordinate small and large events, manage household spending, provide concierge services and additional projects as required. The position is full-time and live-out, although accommodations might be provided for the right applicant(s). The property standard is that of a five-star luxury hotel.

This position is 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. For example, this role will require regular weekend work during winter months. 

The ideal candidate is someone who demonstrates the highest standards of professionalism, integrity, and discretion; while also utilizing exceptional interpersonal and communication skills to develop positive working relationships with the estate’s family, estate staff, contractors, vendors, and others.

PLEASE NOTE: The position is only open to individuals who hold current status to legally work in the United States. Sponsorship is not being considered.

Job #108 Executive Housekeeper opportunity for a Southwest Florida Estate

Brand new opportunity for an Executive Housekeeper in beautiful southwest Florida. The position is full-time and live-out, although accommodations might be provided for the right applicant. The property standard is that of a five-star luxury hotel.

 

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. For example, this role will require regular weekend work during winter months.

 

The ideal candidate is someone who is experienced in similar estate roles and demonstrates the highest standards of professionalism, integrity, and discretion; while also utilizing exceptional interpersonal and communication skills to develop positive working relationships with the estate’s family, estate staff, contractors, vendors, and others. The position pays competitively and offers full benefits.

PLEASE NOTE: The position is only open to individuals who hold current status to legally work in the United States. Sponsorship is not being considered.

Job #103 Household Manager / Cook for Kingston, Ontario Residence

This is a great opportunity for an experienced Household Manager who is also a  comfortable home cook to work in the lovely city of Kingston, Ontario for a married couple. The position is full-time, live-out and permanent and the couple is seeking a long term work relationship.

 

The family is informal and there is short-term travel between the main residence and a country home that is situated close by. The successful candidate should be child-friendly as there are grandchildren and dog-friendly as there are dogs. There is a full-time housekeeper, however, the Household Manager would assist in light housekeeping and detailing of the residence.

This is a good home that retains staff by treating them with respect, dignity and fairness.

The work schedule is Tuesday to Saturday, 11am to 7pm (although a degree of flexibility is required).

PLEASE NOTE: The position is only open to individuals who hold current status to legally work in Canada. Sponsorship is not being considered.

This position is open and available for the right candidate immediately.

Job #98 Cook-Housekeeper for Yorkville Condo in Toronto, Ontario

This is an excellent opportunity with a good Toronto family for an experienced Cook Housekeeper. The person would be working with a second housekeeper for the optimal running of a penthouse condo in the downtown area of the city. The successful candidate would be employed by a mature couple with an extended mature family (adult children who do not live at home).

 

There is travel to and from a cottage during the summer and so the candidate must be able to drive. The employer is looking for a "right hand" who they  can rely on and trust. It is a live-out (while in Toronto) and permanent position. There is comfortable live-in accommodations provided while at the cottage. 

PLEASE NOTE: The position is only open to individuals who hold current status to legally work in Canada. Sponsorship is not being considered.

This position is open and available for the right candidate immediately.

Job #104 Travelling Nanny for Toronto Family

This is a rare Canadian opportunity for a true professional Nanny to work in a professional household. It is a great opportunity for an individual who is experienced with children, their care and nurturing. It is a travelling role that requires both domestic and international travel.

 

The candidate must also be a driver with a clean driving record. The position is shared with another nanny as is the schedule. It is a combination live-in and live-out position. When the nanny is working the position is live-in. When the nanny is off work, the position is live-out. The nanny will share responsibility for two children ages 3 and 6 with another nanny through a split schedule. The focus is the children. 

PLEASE NOTE: The position is only open to individuals who hold current status to legally work in Canada. Sponsorship is not being considered.

This position is open and available for the right candidate immediately.

POSITION FILLED

Thank you to all those who applied for this position.

 

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Job #100 Personal Assistant - Household Manager for Toronto Couple

We are seeking an experienced Personal Assistant - Household Manager to work in a Rosedale residence  in Toronto. This person will work closely with the Principal and housekeeping staff. The position suits an individual who brings unflappable maturity to their roles and enjoy working in collaborative environments. The person must be highly organized and adaptable.

This is a full-time and live-out position. The schedule is Monday to Friday, although a degree of flexibility is required. Occasional travel will be required. Applicants must hold a G-Level Driver's License and own a vehicle.

PLEASE NOTE: The position is only open to individuals who hold current status to legally work in Canada. Sponsorship will not be considered.

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POSITION ON HOLD DUE TO COVID-19 - This notice will be removed once the position reopens. Applications are still being accepted.

Job #095 Professional Nanny Sought by Toronto Family

A professional Nanny is sought by an established family in the downtown area of Toronto. This excellent opportunity is full-time and involves travel. This is not a Housekeeper / Nanny position but more along the lines of a traditional Nanny who is dedicated to the well-being and education of a child who is just entering the school system. Applicants must have a valid G-Level Driver's License and be comfortable driving children. The ideal candidate is someone who understands healthy childhood discipline without being overly-authoritarian or too lenient. Applicants must have a valid passport and be able to travel without restriction.

 

PLEASE NOTE: The position is only open to individuals who hold current status to legally work in Canada. Sponsorship will not be considered.

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POSITION ON HOLD DUE TO COVID-19 - This notice will be removed once the position reopens. Applications are still being accepted.

Job #074 Live-in Domestic Couple for Bridle Path area Residence

Seeking an experienced and professional Domestic Couple for a  large residence in Toronto’s Bridle Path area. The residence is occupied by two Principals. There are no children or pets living in the residence.

 

This position is full-time, live-in with some weekend work. The live-in accommodations are very comfortable and private. Applicants must hold current status to legally work in Canada. They should have experience working in a luxury residence with fine surfaces and furnishings. They should be able to demonstrate longevity in successfully working together. The Couple will work alongside a houseman and two housekeepers.

 

The position pays well for Couples with the right experience. Medical benefits are also offered. No travel required.

POSITION FILLED

Thank you to all those who applied for this position.

 

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Job #105 Homeschool Teacher Contract available with Toronto Family

Toronto family is seeking a Teacher with a Bachelor of Education Degree to homeschool their two young children due to reasons related to COVID-19. They  would otherwise be in school. The children are aged six and three (boy and a girl).

 

This position is a one-year contract, which can be renewed depending on circumstances. The schedule is Monday to Friday and a home-based classroom is provided in the Yorkville area of Toronto. There is a degree of international travel involved, which may be private or commercial air-travel depending on circumstances. The position is live-out unless the Teacher is travelling with the family and then comfortable accommodations will be provided. The children are bright and energetic. The Teacher must be able to adapt to a high-energy environment. There are also nannies with whom the Teacher would interface. The focus is the children, their well-being and growth in all respects.

 

The position offers a generous contract-based salary as well as a robust benefits plan.

PLEASE NOTE: The position is only open to individuals who hold current status to legally work in Canada. Sponsorship is not being considered.

This position is open for interview immediately and would start with the school year.

POSITION FILLED

Thank you to all those who applied for this position.

 

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Job #102 Career Executive Housekeeper for Toronto Residence in Yorkville Area

This is an excellent opportunity for a Career Executive Housekeeper to work for a couple in a Toronto luxury residence located in the Yorkville area of the city. The position is full-time, live-out and is ideal for an individual who takes pride in their work, can manage a luxury residence, is not afraid to ask questions when unsure and has experience working in luxury homes. The successful person will be comfortable working either alone or reaching out to others as needed.

 

The position offers exceptional pay and full benefits.

This is a good home that treats its employees with respect and dignity. The employers believe in providing additional support when and where it is needed. It is an exceptional position because the employers are exceptional people.

PLEASE NOTE: The position is only open to individuals who hold current status to legally work in Canada. Sponsorship is not being considered.

This position is open and available for the right candidate immediately.

POSITION FILLED

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Job #107 House Assistant / Driver for Forest Hill Residence

Seeking an experienced individual to provide general assistance for an established home in the Forest Hill neighbourhood of Toronto. The position is full-time and can be either live-in or live-out. Live-in accommodation consists of a bedroom, en-suite bathroom and a sitting room. No travel is required.

 

The schedule is Monday to Friday from 7:30am to 5pm. The person must be a good driver, fully insurable and legally eligible to work in Canada. The successful applicant will conduct household errands, drive the Principal to appointments, supervise trades and provide general support within and outside the home. The House Assistant would be working with a Housekeeper who has been employed for a long and happy period with the Principal. The position offers a full benefits package.

PLEASE NOTE: The position is only open to individuals who hold current status to legally work in Canada. Sponsorship is not being considered.

 

The person must also hold a G-Level Driver's License, be fully insurable and comfortable driving a passenger in a household vehicle.

This position is open for interview immediately and can begin immediately.

POSITION FILLED

Thank you to all those who applied for this position.

 

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Positions We Place
  • Housekeepers

  • Cook/Housekeepers

  • Executive Housekeepers

  • Nannies

  • Laundresses

  • Elder Caregivers

  • Personal Assistants

  • Office Butlers

  • House Managers

  • Private Chefs

  • Butlers (Household & Corporate)

  • Domestic Couples

  • Estate Couples

  • Chauffeurs

  • Companions

  • Corporate Flight Attendants

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