Position, job title or profession
Other domestic positions such as: Domestic assistant/ Cleaning staff/ Gardeners/ Chefs/ Drivers/ Educators/ Au Pair/ Eldercare etc.
Various Host families/ companies from Greece looking for staff in the domestic help area
Candidate can begin work immediately after arriving in Greece
Number of available positions
Approximately 10 Nannies/ Maids/ week throughout the year.
All other positions have limited opening
Candidates may work anywhere in Greece, as requested by the Host family/ company. Upon registration candidates must agree to work in any Greek location.
Good attitude, hard working, serious, friendly, in good physical and mental shape, good communicators, organized, with no health problems
Both married and single/ divorced candidates may be accepted
Minimum 24 months previous experience on a similar position
Not required, but qualified candidates have an advantage during selection
Minimum level 6 on a 1 to 10 scale (conversational level)
Some Host families (especially those who have children over 2 years old) could request at least a beginner level of Greek and/ or Russian, but this does not exclude candidates which do not speak these languages from being selected
Some Host families/ companies could request candidates with a driver’s licence, but this does not exclude non-driving candidates from being selected
- Usually 10-12 working hours/ day depending on daily needs
- 6 working days/ week
- 1 resting day/ week
Nature and length of contract
Commercial contract, self-employment.
12 months contract, can be extended according to the mutual agreement of the parties and candidate’s performance.
Transport ticket (home country - Greece)
International transport to Greece is paid by candidate.
Airport pick-up: in most cases, this is made available free of charge. From case to case, candidate might have to pay 30-50 EUR depending on location and final destination, but this amount will be returned by Host family upon arrival.
Positions include accommodation meaning candidate lives with the Host family, free of charge.
From case to case candidates may have their own room or live in a staff room/ house, usually with a bathroom, access to washing machine and fridge. Some families offer internet connection but this is not a rule.
In some situations positions do not include accommodation.
Candidate receives 3 meals/ day from Host family. Candidates makes and services their own meals according to their schedule and breaks.
In some situations positions do not include meals.
Paid by the candidate, but usually accommodation is close to the workplace. Host family offers support in this situation, such as bus schedules.
Work, protection and security conditions
Candidate must respect and observe rules and regulations established by Host family/ company
- Plane ticket
- Pocket money