Nanny Interview: Tips for families
Parents always want the best for their children. When there is a need for a nanny, children undoubtedly deserve the best. It is important to be well prepared for interviews with candidates who may stay with your baby for the next few years. Think in advance what you will ask and what information you are willing to provide during the first meeting with the nanny.
Adaptation to a new household
Starting a new job in an office or a private household, you will always come across the stage of adaptation. This process can be exhausting both mentally and physically as each working environment has its own rules, orders, pace and people.
As Morgan & Mallet International specialises in placing household staff, we would like to provide some tips that may help you make your process of adaptation to a new household stress-free:
New Job in a Private Household: Tips for Success
All the interviews are over and you have been offered the desired job in a private household. Naturally, you are excited about the new opportunity and eager to demonstrate your skills but also a bit nervous and unsure of what to expect from your first days at work.
Morgan & Mallet International would like to share some tips that would help you settle into a new household easier :
What Is Family Office And Do You Need One?
The term “Family Office” has been emerging over the past few decades and become extremely popular in the last few years. To shed some light on the subject for those unfamiliar with the term, a family office is a company or a structure which looks after an affluent family's wealth and interests.
There are traditional single family offices that are run by and for a single family, and multi-family offices that serve up to several hundred ultra-high-net-worth clients.
What are the responsibilities of a Gamekeeper?
Gamekeepers are responsible for the upkeep of animals bread on the large estate, they control pheasants, partridges, hares, etc, look after the woods and fields on the estate in the interest of hunting or fishing.
They are very hands-on, calm and patient, must have strong health and safety knowledge, strong theoretical thinking to develop plans for managing the game, be a team player and precise shooting skills.
Gamekeepers must have some type of countryside and environment certificate/diploma, clean drivers licence and a gun licence.
Hiring a Private Chef for Luxury Household
If you would like to experience the luxury of fine dining without leaving your own home, you should consider hiring a private chef. Whether it's a sophisticated dinner party or a sudden craving for some exotic dish, a full-time private chef will be able to satisfy all your needs.
To appear on Morgan & Mallet books and be presented to private clients, chefs have to have proper training either at a top restaurant or a prestigious culinary school and have several years of experience working for private families and fine dining restaurants.
However, it takes more than just training and experience to become a good candidate for a position within a private household.
What you need to know about private flight attendants?
There are a number of different terms for a flight attendant, for example, airline hostess, steward/stewardess, cabin crew. When travelling and taking a plane you will definitely come across a flight attendant, they help you board the plane, serve you drinks and food and are always very welcoming and happy to help you.
But they have many more responsibilities and duties to perform to ensure the comfort and safety of all the passengers throughout the whole duration of the flight.
Working for a corporate airline / private client and a commercial airline, there are numerous differences in qualifications and standards of service.
Why should I hire a bodyguard?
There are a number of people that are in the limelight such as celebrities, politicians, businesswomen, and men. While many of them are loved and adored by the public, there are some who fear their safety when their personal space is not respected. This is when bodyguards step in, their job is to ensure that their client feels protected and arrives at their destinations in a safe manner.
How a property guard ensures protection and safety?
A property guard ensures the protection and safety of the client’s property.
They could be working on a 24/7 rota basis depending on the property and in this case accommodation will be provided to the property guard on duty.
Regular duties of a property guard are regularly monitoring and patrolling the property, keeping a record of who comes in and leaves the property, reporting to the principal or authorities if any unusual events occur (for example damages in the property, etc), managing security systems, for example, CCTV and alarm systems and liaising with contractors in charge of security systems.
How to Work for a Celebrity or a Rich Family?
Have you ever wondered how you can work for a celebrity, VIP, royal family or UHNW Individual and their family?
In this article, we will introduce a number of important factors to follow or consider if you are thinking of working in the luxury household industry.
Morgan and Mallet International is the leading agency who provide household staff to celebrities and the richest families all over the world.
The best way to find a position, is to apply on our website and follow those advises.
Morgan & Mallet International team has personally served royalty, business families, politicians, celebrities, and ultra-high-net worth families around the world.
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