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Why is This Blog So Relevant?

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Why is this blog so relevant? Its focus will explore every aspect surrounding the unique world of Personal Service. We will discuss and tackle issues that hold an important role in the rapidly evolving household employment Industry.

Along with contributions from Keith Greenhouse and Cliff Greenhouse,

Category: Household Staffing

Benefits of Having a Live-In Nanny and the Essential Live-In Nanny Skills

nanny with children at home in tent

Of the many different domestic staffing services that we provide at Pavillion Agency, our nanny placement services are always among the most popular and widely used for families. There is some truth to the old saying that “it takes a village to raise a child,” and for this reason,

Category: Nanny

Tips for How to Build a Successful Nanny-Parent Relationship

nanny helping children draw

When a family brings a new nanny into its home, a lot of attention is focused on the relationship between the nanny and the child. After all, these two will be spending lots of time together, and it’s crucial that they get along well and establish a bond that is respectful,

Category: Nanny

Expanding Westward, to the City of Angels

Los Angeles office announcement

Pavillion Agency has opened a Los Angeles office! This new location positions us to better service west coast clients and provides easier access for the many qualified personal service professionals there as well. Introducing the west coast market to an unparalleled scope of services – including permanent and temporary placements,

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Continuing The Family Business: Cliff and Keith Greenhouse

Sophia Greenhouse

Pavillion Agency is so proud to introduce Sophia Greenhouse. Sophia has shifted over from her leadership role at Nanny Authority and joined the Pavillion team as Senior Placement Specialist-Director of Special Projects.

Pavillion Agency is a family run company and Sophia is excited to represent our third generation and exemplify the traditions and commitment to excellence that sets Pavillion apart.

Category: Uncategorized

How to Travel with Nannies and Domestic Staff: Jessica McWeeney

Your bags are packed!  You make it to the airport on time, safely land at your destination only to get stopped at Customs and discover that the domestic staff you brought to accompany you on your trip is not allowed to enter the country and you’re unsure why.  

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What is a Governess? by Jeffrey Gratton

A governess teaching a child basic academic skills

A Governess is a professional caregiver who knows everything that a nanny knows – but more.  Their position in the household typically entails a more comprehensive focus on education and a few non-educational components as necessary.  Traditionally, Governesses have been around since the 19th century,

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The Qualities and Duties of a Butler – Olga Belykh

A butler smiling and holding a serving platter

The position of a Butler has evolved over time, adapting with changing times and society. Though there have been adjustments made to the duties, some responsibilities have remained the same. For more information on the crucial components on what comprises a Butler,

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Hire a Summer Nanny: How the Hiring Process Works – Norma Oropeza

Summer nanny in the garden with her child

With the many joys that summer brings, one major and important task is how to keep the kids busy, happy, and safe when school is out. Hiring a Summer Nanny has become a popular go-to for parents in need of a one-on-one,

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NYC Family-Friendly Summer 2018 Activity Bucket List – Jessica McWeeney

Kids lying in the grass in a NYC park

Summers should be filled with fun, sun and a multitude of exciting activities for the kids to enjoy all day long. There is so much to do in New York City that will keep your children engaged and active during the season.

Category: For Families

Personal Assistant Cover Letter – Ira Weissman

Personal assistant in a job interview

A Personal Assistant will ensure the seamless execution of a principal’s day-to-day routine. To be successful at the position, he or she must possess attention to details and accuracy, computer literacy and Microsoft Office skills, and excellent verbal and written communication skills.

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