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In Singapore, you may hire a maid full-time or part-time. A part-time maid usually do not stay in and she usually works once or twice a week for several hours a day. She has to be a citizen or permanent resident. There are a few agencies that provides this service.
A full-time maid is usually referred as foreign domestic worker (FDW). Most of them comes from Punjabi, Tamil, Telugu, Darjeeling, Manipur, Indonesian, SriLankan . Under MOM-Employers' guidelines, Employer are expected to provide basic needs such as food, a bed with mattress, a blanket, towels and toiletries, as well as a fan if the sleeping area has poor ventilation. Employer have to ensure that sufficient private space for sleep is provided for the FDW. Employers' guidelines can be found in www.mom.gov.sg.
Most Employer engage licensed employment agency to find a Maid. Very few does direct hiring. Direct hiring happen when the Employer finds his own Maid and does all his own arrangement.
Different agency offer different type of services. Some agencies may offer lower service fee but may have other charges, for examples, extra cost for Maid's first medical check up, collection of work permit card and/or fee for Safety Awareness Course. There are agencies that charge higher service fee and include the full cost, such as air ticket, insurance, security bond, medical check up and all other miscellaneous cost. It is important for Employer to ask the details of the cost and check the terms and conditions of the agency.