Filipino maid (codename: val17emi) is a nanny, cook,
caregiver to the elderly and a housekeeper too. With 11+ years in Singapore
to her credit, she will soon be available for transfer. Please check for
From the province of Isabela, about 10 hours from
Manila by bus. She belongs to the Ilocano dialect (or language) group who
are among the most industrious.
and married with a 13-year old son. Her husband is a long distance truck
driver. Her parents are farmers. She has 3 brothers, one of whom is helping
out on the farm.
She has a secondary (10 yrs) education but after 11+ years in Singapore
speaks and understands English quite well, certainly better than the average
Filipino domestic workers in Singapore.
Emily has worked for 6 Chinese families in Singapore
in the past 11+ years. Below is her work history, in reverse chronological
Employers are real, their names are
- She has been working for her current
employer since Jul 15.
- Before that she worked for one Mrs Lim, a stay-at-home mom with 2
children aged 8 and 15. Since Mrs Lim was not working, she thought she would
try to get by without live-in help.
- Hermione Tang preceded Mrs Lim. Hermione, a working
mother, had 2 children aged 5 and 9. Emily was one of two helpers and care
of the two children was left to the other helper Jocelyn. Emily concerned
herself with the household chores. She completed 2 years with the family -
Oct 12 to Oct 14.
- She worked for Chin Yi for 5 years and 7
months before transferring to Hermione. Chin Yi had this to say of
"Throughout these 5+ years, she has been a cheerful worker and is well
behaved .... she has not gven me any problems arising from bad health,
dishonesty or misbehaviour."
- Her first 2 assignments were a disaster. She worked for the two
family for a grand total of 3 months.
During the past 11 years, cooking was one of her regular duties. She
cooks/cooked simple dishes, mostly dishes she taught herself to cook using
cook books for inspiration and guidance. She thinks she has improved.
Care of the Elderly
Emily considers care of the elderly, together with cooking, as her better
skills. She spent 5 years 7 months as a caregiver to an elderly couple. They
were relatively healthy. They were good to her and despite not having any
day off, she stayed on for 5½ years. Not bad!
Emily has not been required to take care of young
children. However, she is willing and able to take care of children in her
next job. She thinks she can handle one-year old and older.
Emily is neat and tidy in appearance. She is quite
cheerful and personable. She is able to provide information for this profile
without effort. Her recollection of previous jobs was good.
When available: To Be Arranged
Profile by Karl Tan, MOM Registration No.: R1105061
License Number: 83C3870