Bringing someone into your home, especially when they’ll interact with your loved ones, can be daunting. But does the process of hiring household staff have to be fraught with anxiety? Partnering with a reputable household staff agency, such as Diamond Personnel, can significantly reduce stress, ensuring you make the right decision with minimal mistakes.
Whether you’re stepping into the world of household hiring for the first time or seeking to refine past experiences, understanding how to hire household staff can be vastly simplified with the right partnership.
Every household has unique needs and every employee brings their own set of skills and experience. This makes the task of ensuring a perfect fit somewhat complex. Whether you’re grappling with identifying the right experience level, appropriate work hours, defining responsibilities, or even setting a competitive salary, the path is filled with decisions.
This is where our Discovery Process steps in. Designed to dive deep into your household’s requirements, this methodological approach does more than just understand what you want. It provides tailored insights and professional recommendations to ensure that your expectations are met, leaving no room for uncertainty.
The hiring process can be lengthy, tedious, and often frustrating. With life’s myriad commitments, it’s challenging to devote time to comb through countless resumes, chase potential candidates for interviews, or manage the occasional disappointment of no-shows.
But with Diamond Personnel, that’s all in the past. We pride ourselves on our meticulous screening process. By the time you meet a candidate, you can be assured they’ve passed our stringent criteria which include background checks, verified references, and a review of their work history. We don’t just present you with candidates; we introduce you to potentials who could soon be an invaluable part of your household.
Employing household staff extends beyond just having someone to complete tasks. It’s about building a relationship founded on trust, respect, and mutual understanding. But it’s also true that managing household employees comes with its nuances, which are distinctly different from other professional relationships.
From the nitty-gritty of handling overtime, navigating holiday bonuses, to the delicacy of performance reviews – our team is committed to arming you with knowledge. We don’t just place staff; we ensure that you’re confidently prepared to be the best employer you can be.
Your investment goes beyond the financial. It’s an investment of trust, time, and emotion. We recognize that and strive to ensure your relationship with your new employee is long-lasting and fruitful. Our Nanny Success System is curated to lay a robust foundation for this relationship, setting clear expectations from day one.
Yet, life is unpredictable. And in those rare instances where things don’t align, we’ve got your back. With a whopping 98% success rate in our placements, we’re confident in our process. But for that 2% uncertainty, our 4-month guarantee is in place to ensure you’re never left in a lurch.
With Diamond Personnel, hiring isn’t a task; it’s an experience. Trust us to be your partners in this journey, ensuring every step is smooth, informed, and satisfying.
October 29, 2019
As Canada’s leading nanny, eldercare, and household staffing agency for over 35 years, we give you the confidence to select only the best so you can find the right fit for your family — the first time.