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Handy Helpers Housekeeping - Your trusted domestic worker agency.
We specialise in placements of domestic workers including housekeepers, butlers, couples, cooks/chefs, housesitters, personal assistants and groundskeepers.
We make it easy for you to find reliable and trustworthy domestic staff. Our reputation for excellence has been built on our commitment to our clients and on the quality and reliability of the domestic workers whom we recruit.
Whether you are looking to employ someone for a private household, business, hotel or resort, Handy Helpers Housekeeping is here to help. Whether your housekeeping needs be ad hoc, short-term or long-term, live-in or live-out, we are committed to finding the right solution for you.
A housekeeper is responsible for the smooth running and daily management of all household cleaning and maintenance duties.
A housekeeperâs duties may include:
Couples are experienced and multi-skilled individuals who work together as a team to provide an array of housekeeping services to ensure the smooth running of your property. Due to the versatility of skills provided, a couple can take care of a wide range of responsibilities ranging from childcare to housekeeping and cooking, to gardening and maintenance.
Furthermore couples enjoy greater work satisfaction and are generally looking for longer-term employment.
A modern-day butler is a senior employee, almost invariably a man, whose duties may include:
Cooks/chefs hold a diverse range of culinary skills and are responsible for planning and preparing an employerâs desired cuisine.
Many common health problems can be prevented or cured with a healthy diet and balanced lifestyle. A cook can plan nutritionally balanced menus and prepare healthy meals.
Groundskeeper / Gardener
A groundskeeper is a person (usually with a gardening background or horticultural qualification) who maintains a garden landscape for appearance and/or functionality. A groundskeeperâs duties may include landscaping, lawn care, weed and pest control, trimming of hedges, planting trees and flowers, maintaining flower beds, raking dead leaves, helping with rubble removal, cleaning of paving and driveways, swimming pool care and other home maintenance or carpentry work.
Housesitters maintain a regular presence in your home (either live-in or live-out), while you are away on a holiday, a business trip or in hospital. Their duties may include caring for your pets, maintaining your pool, tending to your plants and making sure that your home and possessions are safe while you are away.
Personal assistants have excellent organizational, administrational and communicational skills, and are responsible for the daily management of an employerâs personal and business tasks.
We only place domestic staff of the highest calibre. All of our staff undergo comprehensive screening and selection procedures. Our background investigations may include checking employer references, medical reports and criminal clearance checks.