Sebastian Hirsch is the owner of household staff agency "Butler For You", a nationwide and international household staffing agency. He is a former estate manager with inside knowledge of the private service world in elite homes around the world.
Household Staff Candidates: What are your overall goals as a private service professional for the next year? The next 3 to 5 years or the next 10 years? Do you have a plan that you are working toward such as owning your own business, retiring, etc.? If you know the answer here, you may be able to use a household staff agency as your next stepping stone.
So it is important to think a few steps ahead and look at your motivation when entering the household staff industry, as it is such a specialized and unique environment. It should be your true intention to create a long-term career path within the household staff industry. If not, then you should consider other options.
Why do you want to work in the private service industry? You should have a very concise, carefully thought out answer to this question. You should match the required household staff duties of a position with skills and tasks you have been successful with or exposed to. This should give the impression that you can handle the upcoming job duties. Once you have it in your head and also in your heart that you want to do this type of work, it is time to start searching for household staff jobs.
If you're looking for household staff positions, please email Sebastian directly.
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