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Self-Employed Housekeepers

Wilderness Reserve

The company

Wilderness Reserve is an 8000-acre estate of woodland, lakes and rolling pasture, sprinkled with an eclectic collection of historic and traditional Suffolk properties. Lovingly restored by artisans, each home has unique character.

From the grand Grade II listed manor house and restored 15th century barn, to charming, thatched cottages and romantic retreats, Wilderness Reserve is a long-term conservation and restoration project - protecting English nature and breathing new life into historic properties. It is unlike anything or any place you’ve ever been before.


The job

You’ll be tasked with preparing our luxury properties to the highest of standards, with exceptional attention to detail. We will supply full training for each property, as well as a uniform, products, laundry, and vehicle to navigate the estate – enabling you to focus solely on preparing each property.

You will be paid a fixed fee for turning the property, with typical turnaround times between 1.5-4 hours. The more efficiently you work, the better your time will be rewarded.


What you'll need

Must be available to take on property turnarounds on Mondays and Fridays between 10am-4pm, due to these being the busiest periods, however work is available seven days per week.

A commitment to upholding our exemplary standards of housekeeping

It is important that you are well-presented and courteous

A Full UK driving licence (we request that you do not drive your own vehicle on the reserve and use our Morris Minor Travellers onsite to get to and from the properties you are cleaning).


Where you'll be based

Wilderness Reserve is located across 8000 acres, spanning Heveningham, Sibton, and Yoxford in stunning surroundings.


What you'll receive

- As a self-employed person, you will invoice us on a per-property basis, with each property having a pre-agreed price for turnaround.

- An opportunity to take on multiple properties per week, greatly increasing your earning potential.

- Turnarounds available to suit school time hours

- Stunning working location in the Suffolk countryside


Find out more

To discuss this position in more detail, please send your CV to or call 07983 967143.

All communication will be treated in complete confidence.


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