Archive for December, 2015

Butler Academy featured in the “RAPPORT” newspaper

Posted on: December 20th, 2015 by Butler Academy 1 Comment

The South African Butler Academy is featured in today (20th December 2015) Sunday issue of the largest Afrikaans, Newspaper.


Thank you to Marthinus Koekemoer (reporter) and Jan van Wyk one of our top Butlers who offered advice and insight to the Butler world.  The article features our Principal Mr. Newton Cross, read the full article here on Media 24 (click on Media 24)


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Posted on: December 19th, 2015 by Butler Academy No Comments

Did you know? Nectarines make a great healthy dessert when grilled with honey and thyme served with yogurt.

Great Butlers tip!


Hotel Butler | Maldives $3000pm

Posted on: December 19th, 2015 by Butler Academy No Comments

Exciting new position Uber luxury resort in the Maldives seeks top class Hotel Butler. The South African Butler Academy upholds one of the highest training & recruitment reputations in the Maldives –  training several luxury resorts since 2009. One of which has extended a sole recruitment opportunity for a top class Hotel Butler.




The butler is more than just an extra pair of arms and legs. The butler commits himself/herself to the guest and cares to exceed their expectations and create extra- special moments. Exceptional service is only the starting point; the Butler organise the guest’s stay in ‘the most perfect’ way.


Salary $3000pm includes; accommodation, meals, uniforms, medical, flights and visas.

Please email the following; Butler Certificate, CV, 2 Reference letters, Medical letter from your physician to state that you are healthy & police clearance.

Reference MALMAR7468



Strategize Gift-Wrapping

Posted on: December 14th, 2015 by Butler Academy No Comments

Strategize Gift-Wrapping

Start wrapping presents early, but add ribbons, bows, and tags later (label gifts with sticky notes so that you don’t forget who gets what). Unadorned boxes are stackable and, as a result, will be easy to store and transport.

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Temporary Butler required Clifton| from 20 Dec – 3rd January | R2500 per day

Posted on: December 14th, 2015 by Butler Academy No Comments

This is the season to be pleasantly surprised! Excellent position available to a mature Butler with minum of 2 years experience in Household Management or Hotel Butler services.  American family with firends seeks an all rounder for a luxury villa in Clifton.







Salary: R2500 per day for 13/ 14 days (depending on the family, they might extend) Total payment, R32 500


Please send your CV with the above requirements to

Reference CLIFN3067


The South African Butler Academy provides top Butler employment!

Posted on: December 3rd, 2015 by Butler Academy No Comments

That the South African Butler Academy receives top Butler employment daily by Guild Recruitment International as they have relationships with Europe, Asia, USA, Africa and Indonesia. The Academy is focused on providing SABA Butlers to International and local Resorts / Hotels, Residents, Yachts & Lodges situated literally in every continent.  Join the Academy and receive top class employment! We have an excellent track record since 2008.


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Butler Required | Germany & Russia | Euro 5500pm

Posted on: December 3rd, 2015 by Butler Academy No Comments

Wonderful new position just in today, lovely clients seeking top class Butler.


We are looking for a dynamic, energetic, passionate, well groomed & experienced Butler to travel between three properties in Berlin, Hamburg & Moscow. The ideal Butler is required to travel with household staff, personal assistant, security and chef.  The family travels often and the ideal Butler must be flexible with time. Also, the ideal candidate should have previous experience in a similar role, and have knowledge of correct etiquette, table culture, protocol especially that of foreign ambassadors and Prime Ministers.


Our Client requires the Candidate to have a keen eye for detail and ensure top standards and appearance are kept at the property at all times.


Your duties would include, but not be limited to:



Position available as soon as possible. 

Package: 3 bedroom house will be made available as inclusive accommodation to the ideal candidate, salary of Euro 5000pm and also a yearly increase of 15%. All travel and assistance with visas will be paid by clients.

Accommodation is provided at both properties

Reference: Germark338

South African Butler Academy | International Butler Training School

Posted on: December 1st, 2015 by Admin 2 Comments

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