At Beach Baby Nannies our expert placement specialists approach the process with the attention to detail and consideration your family deserves. We truly understand how important the safety and condition of your home, and your family, are—who you have in your home, whether part or full-time is extremely important, and finding the perfect household employee is one of the most important decisions you will make. As staffing specialists and household employers ourselves we understand the significance of hiring the right person for the job. 


A housekeeper is someone who takes care of the running of your household, and this goes way beyond just cleaning, he/she takes care of all the different tasks needed for running the household, from general cleaning, shopping and polishing the silver to helping out at dinner parties. Housekeepers keep your home running efficiently with meticulous and disciplined care. 

Housekeeper duties range by family, as well as how many hours/week a housekeeper is employed. These may include a combination of various items including:


  • Daily maintenance: changing linens, making beds, laundry, ironing, cleaning kitchen, dishes/dishwasher, counters, dusting, mopping/sweeping/vacuuming floors, keeping all rooms clean and tidy, emptying the trashes, refilling items (soap dispenser, paper towels, toilet paper), bathrooms, etc.

  • Deep cleaning

  • Organization: closets, pantry, refrigerator, maintaining inventory of household items/supplies

  • Meal assistance: Grocery shopping, light food preparation (washing/chopping, etc.)

  • Pet care: feeding, letting in/out, etc.

  • Specialized searches: typically require special recruiting, additional time, and a higher salary such as laundress, meal planning and/or cooking


If you are searching for the right housekeeper for your home, we can help you craft the perfect job description that meets your needs. The hourly rates are typically $25/hour, and client families hire full-time housekeepers anywhere from two to five days per week. To learn about the process or get started with your search, please call Trudie at 805-637-2634 or email us at