household staff RECRUITMENT








A recruitment specialist is only as competent as the candidates it represents. Which is why Green Baize Door is renowned for its unmatched standards in service and dedication. With our unique understanding of the niche industry we serve, combined with the meaningful and long-term relationships we have nurtured among candidates and clients, the last decade has seen us quietly placing staff into Palaces, Royal-Courts, Presidential and Ambassadorial Residences, Fine Homes, Private Yachts and Aircraft.


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Are you looking for a new job?

We invite experienced household staff to apply for roles in the world’s most respected homes, across London, The United Kingdom and abroad.


Are you looking for household staff?

Green Baize Door enjoys the unrivalled trust in many of the world’s most discerning homes and is a leader in providing superb household staff.

Your Recruitment Team

Our consultants have not only worked in the industry we serve, but they have also worked in the Human Resource Industry. With their experience comes the valuable understanding of the unique requirements needed to: source; shortlist; interview; reference and cross-check candidate’s credentials with the needs of each employer. The majority of our recommendations come by word-of-mouth and offer testament to our proven success in making good placements.



With more than thirty-five years Private-Service & Recruitment experience, Kevin founded Green Baize Door Ltd in the Spring of 2005, and has gone onto place high calibre domestic staff into palaces, ambassadorial residences, renowned private households and aboard the world’s most beautiful super yachts. Read more..

More recently, Kevin has overseen the successful delivery of Hospitality Consultancy Projects both large and small, in Europe and The Middle East. These projects focused on providing comprehensive, advisory, management and recruitment solutions for all manner of bespoke and high-end hospitality environments. Green Baize Door have also been privileged to win contracts to partner with globally renowned and respected Business Consultancy firms, assisting them with the delivery of niche, private-service related subject matter. Prior to Green Baize Door, Kevin started his career as footman at The British Embassy in Paris, which regularly receives British Royalty, European Aristocrats, World Leaders & Heads of Industry. Kevin moved on to work as Butler & House-Manager for numerous families, including Count Gritti, Mr. & Mrs. Urs Schwarzenbach and Lord & Lady Black along with the late Sir Evelyn and Lady Victoria de Rothschild. In the role of Director of Palaces for Their Majesties King Abdullah & Queen Rania of The Hashemite Kingdom of Jordon, Kevin was responsible for the hospitality departments, and for organising 2 State Banquets and 1 Return Banquet to host The Spanish Royal Family. Kevin later worked for Sir Len & Lady Blavatnik and H.H. Sheikh Mohammed Bin Khalifa Bin Hamed Al-Thani as Chief-of-Staff.



With more than twenty years’ experience, Clare has been working in private staff recruitment as a consultant and manager for leading agencies in and across London. She has extensive experience in placing household staff with clients located in The United Kingdom and Internationally, and Read more..

has also specialised in the placement of governesses, private tutors and nannies for clients living in The Middle East. Clare has always brought a personal and engaging style to her work in recruitment, believing strongly that every private household and candidate is unique and should be able to expect a personalised level of service. Her rare talent for making successful and enduring introductions, is achieved by listening carefully to the requirements and expectations of both candidates and clients, and by encouraging and nurturing strong working relationships. With her bespoke approach and personal style, combined with energy and commitment to her work, Clare oversees household staff placements at Green Baize Door.



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