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Postby bv01 » Tue, 11 Oct 2011 3:09 pm

hi

i was wondering I see the word Maid / domestic worker or helper alot but what about au pairs?

Something less cleaning but helping out with the routine of the house and children?

I am thinking of keeping busy while hubby works?

Any suggestions? :shock:

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Postby nakatago » Tue, 11 Oct 2011 4:07 pm

A nanny?

In Singapore, a maid is expected to be able to do anything short of the managerial, electronics, mechanical and tactical skills of Alfred "Batman's Butler" Pennyworth.

Just mention what specific skills you need.

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Postby x9200 » Tue, 11 Oct 2011 9:31 pm

You mean you would like to do the job? You are not going to get a permit for this.

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Postby bv01 » Fri, 14 Oct 2011 5:02 pm

no not a job - more like a helper

to fetch and take children to school and maybe help the expats children with homework.

its hardly anything more than a lift club.


is this classified as a job where you need a permit?

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Postby x9200 » Fri, 14 Oct 2011 5:09 pm

Yes it is. Even if you were not paid for this you would still need a permission from MOM.

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Postby bv01 » Fri, 14 Oct 2011 5:52 pm

o gosh okay. well what is the procedure to follow?

maids agency or can i do it online? :???:

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Postby sundaymorningstaple » Fri, 14 Oct 2011 5:58 pm

If you are not from Indonesia, Myanmar, Philippines or Sri Lanka, don't bother as they are the only ones who can do it here unless you are already a PR here or a citizen.


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