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Ex-maids are experienced maid who have worked in Singapore or other country. They are in their country. Some employer preferred experienced maid and communication is easier. You may want to look through their resume and past experiences.
Transfer maids refer to those maids who are already working in Singapore and possess both skills and experience of domestic work. Either they have completed their contract, if not needed to transfer to another employer due to different reasons. As they are already working in Singapore, they can be interviewed in person.
Because Searchmaid has the largest database of skilled, experienced and trustworthy maids from different origins. We provide well-trained maids to our customers according to their requirements.
There are two different processes for locals and expatriates to hire a maid in Singapore. If you are a local resident, you need to provide the following documents:
If you have not paid income tax in the current or previous year and Notice of Assessment is not available,
If you are an expatriate, you need to provide the following documents to get the maid work permit application:
The average salary of Indonesian maid stands between 520-700 Singapore Dollars. It may vary according to work experience of a maid.
The average salary of Filipino maid stands between 520-700 Singapore Dollars. It may vary according to work experience of a maid.
The average salary of Myanmarese maid stands between 480- 650 Singapore Dollars. It may vary according to work experience of a maid.
The average salary of Sri Lankan maid stands between 450- 620 Singapore Dollars. It may vary according to work experience of a maid.
The average salary of Bangladeshi maid stands between 450- 620 Singapore Dollars. It may vary according to work experience of a maid.
The average salary of Indian maid stands between 450- 620 Singapore Dollars. It may vary according to work experience of a maid.
The average salary of Cambodian maid stands between 480- 620 Singapore Dollars. It may vary according to work experience of a maid.
Because maid agencies have all the information and provide valuable services according to your criteria. You won’t have to search everywhere for a maid as an agency provides one stop for your needs and offer professional services in maid recruitment. Moreover, a maid agency saves you the effort of getting paper work done, including work permit application, insurance, security bond, immigration clearance, medical screening, travel arrangement, etc.
Singaporean and Permanent Resident can hire a maid from an approved source country or region, including Bangladesh, Cambodia, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Macau, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, South Korea, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Thailand. For updated information : https://www.mom.gov.sg/passes-and-permits/work-permit-for-foreign-domestic-worker/eligibility-and-requirements/fdw-eligibility
In case your maid gets pregnant, you need to expel the maid immediately.
If your maid goes missing, you must cancel her work permit immediately and stop the payment. You get one month then to find and expel her. Otherwise, you won’t get your $5,000 security deposit.
There are few obligations set by Ministry of Manpower (MOM) to be fulfilled by employer:
As an employer, you must take care of her health and take her to the hospital often. For hospital expenses, you better have insurance coverage for your maid.
You can cancel work permit of your maid at any time and MOM requires you to have following documents for the process:
An employer is required to deposit a sum of $5,000 for every maid to the Work Permit Department. Once the usual contract of two years ends, employer must expel the maid and renew the contract. Otherwise he can lose the $5,000 security deposit. Alternatively, an employer can purchase an insurance policy from ANDA or NTUC income which is cheaper than $5,000 security.
Yes, proper medical examination is required every six-month for pregnancy, HIV and VDRL. A maid must get herself medically examined within 14 days of her entry in Singapore. If she passes her medical test, she is fit for housekeeping.