December 2017

Wages are squeezed and it looks like another five years of the same before earnings are even anywhere near 2008 levels, so how can you, as domestic or household staff buck the trend and keep money in your pocket? It was Director of the Institute of...

There has been a major development that could affect many domestic staff, now and in the future If you have lodged a complaint against a former employer since July 2003, you would have had to pay a compulsory fee firstly to make the complaint and then...

Increases in statutory pay rates staff recently announced by the government will affect a whole range of workers. We have listed all the new rates below to help you ensure you will be paid the correct levels which come into effect in April 2018. These new...

A recent court case illustrates just how important it is for employers of domestic and household staff to be as sure as possible of the prospective employee's character. In the case in point a butler working for a HNW family stole art and jewellery worth 1.9...