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Butlers Required for International Cruise liner $3000pm

By Butler Academy



The South African Butler Academy is seeking top Butlers from the ages of 21 to 35, who can join one of the worlds most prestigious Liners! All candidates must be fit and be a Certified Butler from the Academy. Past experiences in watering, housekeeping and any hospitality background will aid in ...


Butler Graduation | Class of October – December 2016

By Butler Academy



We are pleased to reflect on the past incredible Butler course, a course which has changed our lives in many ways. We thank each and every graduate for the passion and devotion towards SABA. Furthermore a big thank you to our 6 Cum Laude Graduates who mastered to be at the ...


Resort Butler Training | The Slate Resort Phuket, Thailand

By Butler Academy



The South African Butler Academy recently completed onsite International Hotel Butler Training at the prestigious The Slate Resort in Phuket, Thailand. We conducted an intensive 5 day Hotel Butler Training program. We focused on immense skills and abundance of product knowledge.  Thank you to The Slate Resort in Phuket, Thailand. See ...


Newton Cross (Principal) & Tracey Lange (Hear 104.9 FM) with Huisgenoot #HGWENK

By Butler Academy



We are extremely proud of our Principal elevating the standards. Every Thursday Newton Cross (Butler Academy Principal and International Butler Trainer) joins Tracey Lange on Heart 104.9FM for "dos & don't`s", a first class radio program all about Etiquette, Modern Rules and lessons to live by. Now a new collaboration with Huisgenoot ...


Ten phases of Food & Beverage Service

By Butler Academy



1. Preparation: Pre-service meeting, preparing equipment, setting up the dining room.   2. Greeting Guests:   Welcome Guests, take their coats, escort them to their table.   3. Seating Guests:    Seat Guests, present menus and wine list.   4. Drinks service:    Water service, recommending aperitifs, ordering wine.   5. Bread service:    Provide Guests with fresh bread and accompaniments.   6. Taking orders:    Make menu recommendations. Allow time to ...


Butler Employment | Cape Town | Salary R35 000pm

By Butler Academy



Excellent opportunity available in Cape Town.  The position is living out in Constantia / Bishops Court. The position is for an Italian Family Residing in South Africa.   General running of the home, managing other staff members in residence (Housekeeper, Gardener), suitcase packing/unpacking of clothing, going to Home Affairs to sort out ...


Residential Butler | Germany | 5000 EURO pm

By Butler Academy



Exciting International position available. Our clients are seeking a butler for their home in Hannover Munich, Germany. The Candidate must be well groomed, and indispensable. It is extremely important to have paramount of attention to detail as you are the connection between the family and their employees.   This is a slightly ...


Stay motivated all the time!

By Butler Academy



Surround yourself with positivity! It may seem obvious, but surrounding yourself with positivity is undoubtedly the best way to achieve your goals. Although true motivation comes largely from within, positive people and experiences do make you feel good about your decisions and ultimately will help encourage you to stay motivated. Share ...


STUDENT BLOG APRIL 2016 – BUTLER COURSE

By Butler Academy



The South African Butler Academy welcomes you as our guest (front row seat) to our unique 8-week butler course currently underway. Each student receives an opportunity to blog thoughts, experiences, ideas and insights into our program. Enjoy! Remember we provide real training - no other school can!  


Cape Town | Residential Manager | R35000pm

By Butler Academy



Our clients living in Cape Town seek an experienced Estate Manager / Butler who will attend to the entire household and maintenance of the property.   The Family House is situated in Fresnay Cape Town, the property is large with Security. The Butler will have the option to stay onsite during events ...