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HouseholdStaffing.com,Inc. Published: December 30, 2018
Montchanin, Delaware
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Mature, aristocratic couple in Montchanin, Delaware seeking a live-in companion to support them with healthy meals, driving, and home management.

Mature Couple, very active and healthy, long-time residence with established roots in Montchanin Delaware is seeking a live-in helper. The couple keep a very punctual schedule awaking and eating breakfast at set times, going to the office at a set time and returning at a set time. They arrive home and enjoy an evening cocktail before being served dinner at 730PM promptly. They will retire to their rooms at 930PM and 1030PM.

This companion will be residing with the couple in their 6 bedroom, 5.5 bath home near Wilmington, Delaware. Your quarters will be at the opposite end of the home, so you will have a lot of privacy. Wife enjoys cooking and will ask that you prep food for her to prepare the meal some days. Husband and Wife both enjoy gardening and would love if you have a green thumb also. (although not required) The couple have a housekeeping service to handle the heavy duty detailed cleaning every week and you will be required to maintain the home, laundry, and occasional ironing. It is important that  candidate be familiar with cooking and adhere to special dietary restrictions. Although they are not looking for a gourmet chef, they do want someone who is no stranger in the kitchen, can manage the grocery shopping and errands. Preparing light breakfast daily and dinner a few times a week will be expected.

The principals are offering a competitive salary, health benefits, and private living quarters. Driving is required for errands, but a car will be provided. This role is a long term opportunity where the right candidate can stay for several years.


  • Planning, prepping, and cooking breakfast and occasional dinners
  • Grocery shopping weekly and other desired errands
  • Shared housekeeping duties and tidying up
  • Full laundry duties and occasional ironing
  • Complete special tasks and projects as needed
  • Assistance with couple’s business’ if required


  • Prior live in experience
  • Clean driving record
  • High energy level
  • Self starter
  • Ability to work independently

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