Household Support Only 2017-08-25T18:03:45+00:00

Household Support Only

Household or Personal Assistant

A Household Assistant works in a home environment providing household support to a couple or an individual.

Responsibilities of a Household Assistant:

The specific responsibilities will vary depending on what is agreed upon with the employer. These duties typically include:

  • Scheduling household maintenance
  • Running household errands
  • Pet care
  • Grocery shopping
  • Laundry
  • Meal preparation
  • Light housekeeping/organizational projects
  • Maintaining appointment calendar

Responsibilities of a Personal Assistant:

The specific responsibilities will vary depending on what is agreed upon with the employer. These duties typically include:

  • Running personal errands
  • Organizational projects
  • Maintaining appointment calendar
  • Filing/emailing/bookkeeping

ESTATE STAFF

Estate Managers

Estate Managers serves as CEO of the owner’s property or multiple residences.  This is a high level position which involves delegating tasks and managing other staff.

Household Managers

Household Managers keep the employer’s home running smoothly. A Household Manager is usually only responsible for one property and performs the service tasks themselves in addition to delegating to other staff.  The Household Manager reports directly to the employer or an Estate Manager.

Butlers

Butlers are responsible for efficiently running and supervising the specific needs of a formal or multi-staffed household. The responsibilities are similar to those of a Household Manager or Personal or Executive Assistant, with a Butler providing distinctive, “hands-on” involvement.  A Butler typically oversees the household staff usually of one residence and anticipates the needs of the employer. The Butler usually lives in.

Personal Chefs

Personal Chefs dedicate themselves solely to the culinary needs of the home, preparing meals for the family, other household staff members, and guests. Many Chefs come to private homes from fine restaurants while others may have developed their skills from years of cooking.

Couples

Couples are two individuals working as a team to provide domestic and personal services as needed for the care of the home and family. They can be any configuration as follows: Household Manager and Chef, Housekeeper and Handyman/Cook/Groundskeeper, Butler and Chef, or Chef and Housekeeper.