Domestic Housekeeping
for Private Homes

Short Course

Get job ready in
3 weeks

DOMESTIC HOUSEKEEPER SHORT COURSE

Our regular recruitment for housekeepers for large private homes over the years has taught us exactly what high level skills our clients are looking for. We have designed this course to fill a need in the industry, and directly address the skill areas that we know our clients need.

Course outline

Working as a domestic cleaning in a private home is very different to working within the hotel and hospitality industry. This course is designed specifically for private homes, and enables the person completing the course to gain an in depth knowledge of these unique differences. A private home environment is far more demanding and requires a higher level of attention to detail, presentation and interpersonal skills. You are highly accountable for your work and more visible in your environment. This course will equip you with the skills and knowledge to obtain work in a domestic home and to excel in this environment.

Core Units:

  • Personal presentation and hygiene
  • Domestic Washing
  • Lounge and Bedroom Cleaning
  • Bathrooms and toilets
  • Floors, windows and curtains
  • Kitchen Cleaning
  • Cupboard & shelf cleaning and tidying
  • Houses with pets
  • Outdoor areas
  • Furniture cleaning
  • Fine ornaments and silverware
  • How to interact in the home

Elective Units

  • Gardening
  • Cooking Preparation & Standard Meals (Australian Modem Cuisine)
  • Pet Grooming & Care
  • Car Cleaning
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How to apply

Click the Apply Now button. Only courses open for direct application will have an Apply Now button. You will be taken to the application form.  This will only take 5 minutes and you need to provide a copy of your resume.

Your application will be reviewed by Quest Personnel and you will be contacted within 2 working days. You may be accepted directly into the program, or you may need you to provide further information and attend a Skype or telephone interview. 

Accepting your offer

If your application is successful you will receive a Letter of Offer via email.

Your Letter of Offer will provide your program details, the subjects you need to register for the semester.

To accept the offer and secure your place in the program you must register immediately.

The Letter of Offer will explain how to register for your subjects and pay fees online.

This course is not an accredited training course and does not attract Commonwealth or State based training benefits.

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PRE-REQUISITES

There are no pre-requisites for this course.

Fees

This course is not an accredited training course and does not attract Commonwealth or State based training benefits.

To confirm registration, you can make a full or part payment online with your credit card or by Electronic Funds Transfer.  

When are my fees due?
Depending on your program start date, various final payment due dates will apply.

You must pay your fees or finalise your payment plan by the due date to ensure continued access to course resources.

Domestic housekeepers can earn
between $50,000 and $70,000 per annum.

Graduates will be put forward for available
housekeeping positions with Quest.

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All graduates receive a personal reference from our Managing Director.

We are confident that any candidate who satisfactorily completes this training will place themselves in the top quartile of applicants for domestic housekeeping positions. It will be my pleasure to personally qualify to any prospective employer the skills and attributes which you will have gained by completing this training.

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Lorraine Tribe
Managing Director
Quest Personnel

Quest has been regularly recruiting private housekeepers for the past 35 years. We have designed this training course because we recognized from our experience that there is a market shortage of high level domestic housekeepers.

 

Our regular recruitment for housekeepers for large private homes over the years has taught us exactly what high level skills our clients are looking for. This course directly addresses those areas.