The Queen is looking for a housekeeper to make Windsor Castle sparkle, and youll live by Meghan Markle and Prince Harry


THE Queen is looking for a new housekeeper to help keep Windsor Castle in order, and the lucky applicant will get to live down the road from Meghan Markle and Prince Harry.

The monarch is on the hunt for a new full-time housekeeping assistant to be based at the Windsor residence.

The Queen is looking for a housekeeping assistant

The role, advertised on the Royal Household website, will also include travelling to other royal residences.

And the lucky applicant will also have the option to live at the grand estate although the unspecified salary will be adjusted.

Describing the role, the website says: This is a career pathway in hospitality that will develop your housekeeping skills and expertise.

Joining our professional team, youll upkeep, clean and care for a wide range of interiors and items, ensuring theyre presented to their very best.

The role will be based at Windsor Castle but involve travelling to other residencies

It adds that prior housekeeping experience isnt essential, only a proactive approach and ability to tackle new challenges.

Whoever is hired could end up being neighbours with Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, who live in the nearby Frogmore Cottage.

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex moved into the Grade II listed building soon after their wedding just a stones throw from Windsor Castle.

Whoever is hired could end up living close to Meghan Markle and Prince Harry

Some 2.4 million was spent renovating the cottage, and Prince Harry, 35, and Meghan, 38, now raise baby Archie there.

Working for the Master of the Households Office, the role will encourage team work, and learning new skills.

The job ad continues: Learning from your colleagues, youll gain the specialist professional skills needed, always aiming for the highest standards.

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex live in the nearby Frogmore Cottage

And youll welcome and take care of guests at functions and events too.

In an environment where development and training is commonplace, youll be able to grow your skills.

With attention to detail you take pride in your work and aim for the highest standards.

The salary for the role is unspecified but comes with benefits

Above all, youll be eager to learn new skills and develop a hospitality career.

This is your opportunity to use your enthusiasm and interest in hospitality to deliver the exceptional.

The job description doesnt specify a salary, but points out it comes with 33 days holiday, a good pension scheme and a range of catering and recreational facilities.

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