To recruit a full-time nanny, you probably have a budget for hiring costs and a certain understanding of the procedure.
Since finding nanny by yourself, the basic processes and costs apparently should be more attractive information for you. You can apply for a nanny in the name of the head of the family as a sponsor for a nanny to work in UAE for your family. Your minimum salary must not be less Dh 6,000 / month or Ph 5,000+ accommodation. Bachelors are not eligible to sponsor nanny. There are restrictions on the nationalities of nanny who can apply, only from the following countries: India, Sri Lanka, Philippines, Ethiopia, Bangladesh and Indonesia.
To recruit a full-time nanny, you probably have a budget for hiring costs and a certain understanding of the procedure.1. Nanny's salary in UAE
There are around 9 million inhabitants and about 1.6 million foreigners in UAE. Therefore, in addition to the official Arabic language, English is a widely used language. According to official statistics, there are 750,000 workers in the UAE families and about 20% are domestic workers/nanny, mainly in relatively wealthy areas such as Abu Dhabi, Dubai and Sharjah. In terms of oil reserves, Abu Dhabi accounts for more than 90% of the UAE, which has rich natural resource. Dubai, on the other hand, has made great efforts to develop infrastructure, trade and tourism, and has become a transit center in the Middle East in the 21st century.
For wealthy families in these areas, it is inevitable to hire a full-time maid/housemaid to do housework, or take care of children and the elderly. Compared with the traditional practice of introducing maids by maid agency in the past, as the times progressed and the network became more developed, many UAE families also started their own online search of nanny and interview directly, and only when appropriate, did they find maid agency/employment agency .
UAE's local law does not stipulate a minimum wage for a nanny, meaning that nanny's wages are not protected by local law. However, at the time of signing contract, a minimum wage was set for the nanny by the consulates from all countries. Therefore, nanny from different countries may has different wages. According to nanny's work experience, qualifications, job skills and scope of work, the monthly salary of nanny are also very different. The level of salary depends largely on your negotiating skills. Filipino nanny at UAE minimum wage is Dh.1,400, while Indonesian nanny’s minimum wage is Dh.800, Bangladeshi maid’s minimum wage is Dh.750, Indian maid’s minimum wage is Dh.1, 100, Sri Lanka maid’s minimum wage is Dh.825.
To apply for a foreign at UAE, you must act as the legal sponsor for your nanny. Government departments charge you Dh5,000 to Dh5,500 annually, which is non-refundable.
In accordance with the relevant regulations of the origin countries of the nanny, employers has to pay a security deposit to the nanny’s government, ranging from Dh3,000 to Dh10,000, depending on the requirements of the nanny’s original countries. When the nanny decides to leave the country permanently, your deposit will be refunded. Remember to keep payment receipt well.
You also need to pay some registration fee, Emirates ID issuance, this part of the cost is not much, depending on the circumstances.
The general examination costs Dh325, you can increase the physical examination of the project according to your requirements, of course, the cost will be increased accordingly.
The following is the relevant medical check information:
Buying insurance for your nanny is an inevitable choice. It aside from being a rigid requirement in itself, can also protect nanny and save yourself unnecessary medical expenses.
You have to provide the nanny with a ticket to return hometown annually.
In the context of rising demand and supply, the number of Filipino people in Saudi Arabia is naturally growing. With the progress of the times, it is a trend for workers to find work easier and easier in the search for jobs by themselves in Saudi Arabia and other countries. We also believe that this will continue to drive the reasonableness of the global workforce configuration, so as to promote the development of various countries.
You also have to provide some routine expenses for domestic helpers at your house, like food and other necessaries.
In addition, although the application will be handled by the nanny agency, you should also have a general understanding of the visa application process. Let’s say it in Dubai.
First, an entry permit/employment visa will be required for the nanny to enter Dubai. You will then need to apply for a residence visa. The Dubai Naturalization and Residence Department (DNRD) will then issue a residence visa, labour card and labour contract for the nanny.
The steps for visa application include:
Here are the documents required for nanny residence visa:
When you are probably clear with the application process and costs, you can begin to find a suitable nanny for your family to interview, and then proceed to prepare the relevant documents and contact nanny agencies for further step.