Video: Advantages of Working with a Domestic Staff Recruitment Agency
Working with a domestic staff recruitment agency to find a candidate for your domestic help position saves you time, results in a high quality placement, and gives you peace of mind. In this short clip, Lucy explains the benefits of working with an agency like Polo & Tweed.
A domestic staff recruiter will take the pressure off you to find staff. Coming to an agency like Polo & Tweed will reduce the stress the hiring process causes. You can post an advert yourself on sites like Gumtree, but sorting through all of the applicants, conducting background checks, and checking references is a lot of work.
The Polo & Tweed recruitment team thoroughly vets each candidate. When a candidate comes to us, they present us their CV and their references and any certificates they might have. We then spend quite a lengthy period of time checking their references, making sure that they are who they say they are. We interview them, we talk to them at length, we double-check the references, and we verify their DBS (which is a criminal background check).
This whole process happens before the candidate is even considered as a finalist for the position. And it’s absolutely vital this happens, because you will take in this person into your family home. They care for your children, for your property, for your animals, and it’s 100% important that they are trustworthy and that you can rest assure that your home and your family are cared for correctly.
So if you are looking for a very high standard of staff, which is what Polo & Tweed specializes in, coming to an agency gives you that peace of mind and guarantee of quality. You know that we are here for you through the hiring process and afterward to make sure you’ve found the perfect domestic help for your home and family.