Housekeeper/Cleaner for Residence in Maitland

Part time
Posted 2 months ago

Housekeeper/Cleaner for Residence in Maitland


We are a busy family based in Maitland, in need of a dedicated and detail-oriented Housekeeper/Cleaner to manage and maintain our home to the highest standards. This is a private employment opportunity ideal for someone who is reliable, highly organised, and capable of working independently.

Position Overview

The Housekeeper/Cleaner will be responsible for an extensive range of tasks that include but are not limited to cleaning, laundry, ironing, meal preparation, and grocery shopping. The candidate must possess a mature and positive attitude, coupled with exceptional attention to detail.


Duties include the below, but not limited to.

Comprehensive Household Cleaning:

  • Vacuuming and mopping all floors
  • Dusting furniture and fixtures
  • Cleaning and sanitising toilets, showers, and sinks
  • Kitchen cleaning including dishes and appliance exteriors
  • Window cleaning, both interior and exterior
  • Patio and outdoor area maintenance
  • Carpet cleaning and stain removal
  • Polishing wood surfaces and silverware

Laundry Management:

  • Washing, ironing, and folding clothes and linens
  • Seasonal wardrobe organisation

Meal Preparation:

  • Planning and preparing meals
  • Cooking and food storage
  • Kitchen inventory management

Grocery Shopping:

  • Weekly grocery shopping based on meal plans
  • Pantry and fridge organisation


  • Ad-hoc Tasks:
    • Running errands
    • Accepting and storing deliveries
    • Pet care
    • Deep cleaning projects such as spring cleaning
    • House Hold Maintenance


Qualifications and Skills

  • Experience: Prior experience as a housekeeper in a private residence or a 5-star hotel is essential.
  • Attention to Detail: Exceptional attention to detail is mandatory.
  • Organisational Skills: Strong organisational skills are essential for managing a variety of tasks efficiently.
  • Confidentiality: Must maintain a high level of discretion and confidentiality.
  • Transport: Possession of a NSW Driver’s Licence and own vehicle is mandatory.


Working Hours, Location, and Compensation

  • Location: The position is based in Maitland.
  • Working Hours: The role requires a commitment of 30 hours per week, spread over 5 days from Monday to Friday. Each workday will consist of a 6-hour shift.
  • Rate: $35 to $38 per hour + Super
  • Leave Entitlements – Annual & Sick Leave.
  • Employment Type: Part-Time


Application Process

We are seeking an exceptional individual who will bring meticulous care and a sense of warmth to our home. If you meet the criteria outlined above and are interested in a long-term commitment, we invite you to apply.

To be considered for this role, please submit your CV along with a cover letter detailing your relevant experience and explaining why you are the ideal candidate for this position.

We look forward to receiving your application.


PH – 1300 170 329

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