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Butler Employment available for January 2014

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Latest Butler Jobs available:


Hollywood, Los Angeles 


Butler to join a team of actors in a new movie about butlers and household staff in America. The Butler Academy received a training contract of a different kind. We will be sending one Butler over to the Hollywood to groom and assist with technical and practical training for the actors who will be playing the roles of Butlers. The list just goes on from laying tables to walking dogs, polishing shoes, maintenance work, pouring wine and making beds.  We cannot mention the name of the movie nor details at this time but we will post more details once they become public. We are thrilled at the opportunity and publicity which the Academy will receive.



Position: Training Butler for Celebrity Cast on site a film production

Duration: 8 months

Renumeration: Accommodation, Meals, Travel Allowances, Monthly Salary and Medical. (you will be featured in the movie)

Employment Code (3688-99#)



Residential Butler , Johannesburg 


Large property in Houghton Johannesburg seeks the assistance of a well groomed Lifestyle Manager / Butler. Family with two  children, pets and 2 additional properties in South Africa. Duties will include;  driving children to school,  plan ahead and do the shopping, oversee the housekeepers & gardeners, understand household technology and event planning. The Butler will be required to be hands on and must be an example to the other staff.  Essential; cooking & drivers license. Please contact the South African Butler Academy for more information.



Duration: Permanent

Renumeration: R24 000pm, includes accommodation as this is a live in position and vehicle will be provided.

Employment Code (4756 – 33#)



Residential Butler, Cape Town


Large formal home of discerning long term clients. The property has been renovated to the highest standards and requires a very active, high energy, hands on Butler who has a an eye for detail and who is able to rise to a challenge as the house is often busy with periods of entertaining, meetings and guests visits. The principal often works from home too, so there are frequent guests and visitors.


Applicants must be completely hands on in all aspects of day to day housekeeping duties which will include handling special artefacts, fine fabrics and specialist cleaning. A full time cleaner is employed and additional staff brought in when needed. The perfect applicant will be required to make simple meals and drive the principal to and from meetings etc. The Client travels to Portugal 4 times a year which allows the applicant to travel to other properties with the principal.



Duration: Permanent

Renumeration: R18 000pm, includes accommodation as this is a live in position. Vehicle will be provided for Chauffeuring & Shopping.

Employment Code (52212 – 69#)



Residential Butler Couple,  Russia


A highly experienced couple are required for a large luxury property in the Var region. This Russian business man requires the highest level of housekeeping and property maintenance. Gardening, handyman and maintenance work, operation and maintenance of larger garden machinery, general driving duties so one must have a clean driving license , housekeeping to a very high standard, ability to arrange flowers, lay tables and generally maintain the interior of the property to the standard of a boutique hotel. The couple needs to be hard working and discreet with the ability to work autonomously, be able to ‘think on their feet’ to problem solve and adapt to the clients demands.  The principal is well known in the world and therefor the utmost of discretion is important.  The candidates will be required to go onboard the clients luxury yacht which is birthed in Monaco. Duties onboard as well as on land will be required; shopping, cooking, serving and assist with any errands.



Duration: Permanent

Renumeration: R55 000pm ( inclusive of both Salaries), includes accommodation,meals, flights and visas.

Employment Code (544343 – 9#)


Hotel Butler, Dubai


Butler Team Leader Primary Location :   United Arab Emirates-Dubai


Raffles Luxury Hotels & Resorts is located in vibrant destinations around the world. Unique with its own distinct personality, each Raffles hotel distinguishes itself with the highest standards of product and service.   Raffles offers excellent career development and growth opportunities for our colleagues who have the talent, dedication, drive and passion to be part of a leading global luxury hospitality brand.


Butler Team Leader 

Responsibilities and essential job functions include but are not limited to the following:     

  • To consistently provide thoughtful, caring and sincere service.
  • To identify and anticipate Guests’ needs and ensure personalized service is provided
  • To oversee all Butlers and the day-to-day operation of the department
  • To inform other operating departments of matters related to Butler operations, notably Front Office, to ensure VIP status is communicated
  • To schedule routine inspections of all butler areas including occupied and non-occupied rooms
  • To ensure all Food and Beverage needs are provided as requested
  • To assist with any plans or arrangements the guest intends to make during their stay
  • To ensure that all requests from Guests are followed up on
  • To ensure all Butlers have knowledge of  in suite services, technology, amenities, functions & systems
  • To assist guests regarding hotel facilities in an informative and helpful way
  • To follow department policies, procedures and service standards
  • To follow all safety policies
  • Other duties as assigned



Duration: Permanent

Renumeration: R22 000pm, includes accommodation,meals, flights and visas.

Employment Code (64455 – 04#)





“Please apply via our contact page” Join our next butler course 13th of January 2014 for more employment opportunities. Employment provided by Guild Recruitment South Africa.

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