Why hire staff with us?

The Bespoke Bureau Recruitment Agency is renowned as the most exclusive domestic staff & hotel staff placement agency in the world. The London based placement service will do all the hard work for you. Your home and lifestyle requirements will be in our safe and capable hands. All you have to do is call us or email us with your home or hotel staffing requirements and we will see that you swiftly receive the best domestic staff candidates available on the market. We pride ourselves in having all our business is channelled via referrals and we have never advertised.  This means that both clients and candidates can rest assured that they will be a match made in heaven. It is of utmost importance to us that you are happy with our services as your satisfaction brings you, your friends and your colleagues back to us year after year.

  • Unrivalled 12 month placement guarantee.  We want to make sure that you are satisfied with the staff we place with you. Otherwise you can swap them for up to 1 year. No other agency in the world offers this.
  • Price Match Agency Fee guarantee. Find a lower rate with the same benefits and we will match it.
  • We don’t advertise. All our candidates come to us recommended.
  • Professional and friendly advice – Our recruitment and domestic staff training advice is free and without obligation. We treat every enquiry with absolute discretion. As many of you lead busy lives, we are happy to come to you to chat during evenings or weekends.
  •  A Bespoke service- Just like our name suggests, we are a Bespoke Bureau. We will listen to your staff needs and tailor make a domestic staff service that suits you and find your exact match. We save your valuable time by only introducing closely-matched domestic staff candidates.
  • Free training. If you recruit staff via us, you get a free training course as part of the package.
  • Quick and Efficient – Thanks to our large database of registered and vetted domestic staff, we are able to send you details of suitable household staff candidates straight away. No long waits. .
  • Checked candidates – All our domestic staff candidates have at least 3 years’ relevant household experience but often much much more. They have been interviewed by us and, wherever possible, we have spoken directly to their recent employers to verify, amongst other things, their skills, honesty and attitude to work.
  • You can also opt for a graduate from our Butler academy for a lower hire staff price.
  • The Best Domestic Staff on the market.
  • Free butler graduates for intern-ship roles with you if you wish.
  • Support – We provide employment contract templates for domestic staff free of charge as well as offering you free advice.
  • Terms of business and registration – Straightforward and understandable. We are here to make your life easy not more difficult. Furthermore, we can be flexible with our terms to suit your needs.

The cost to hire domestic staff with us

Permanent candidate fees

Option 1: Registration fee of £100 followed by a fee of:  20% of the annual gross salary for UK placements and 25% of the annual gross salary for overseas placements. Payment taken upon confirmation of the placement of a candidate.

Option 2:  Special terms. No registration fee. The agency charges you before the search start and you get a 50% discount.

Benefits/Terms of Option 2

  • We waive the registration fee of £100
  • Guarantee:  Should we fail to get it right the first time around, then our unrivalled 12 month back up replacement guarantee on will see that you are 100% pleased with the staff we place with you
  • An obvious affordable agency fee.
  • If you decide not to hire staff with us after paying then no refund will be made but a credit note given and valid for 12 months.

Choice of option 1 or 2 as above must be made before the search commences. If we aren’t given an option we will assume that you have chosen option 1.

Temporary candidate fees

UK: £200 p/w, Overseas £250 p/w

The agency minimum fee is £300 (incl the £100 registration fee)

All our fees are subject to 20% VAT. For full agency fees and terms please contact us via or phone: +442031670925

How to register to find domestic or hotel staff?

Call or email us to find out how we can make your life easier. Our elite senior recruitment team will visit you or speak to you about your specific staff needs and take you through the registration quickly and in a professional manner.