What is a transfer?
In the context of hiring a Migrant Domestic Workers (MDW), a transfer refers to the process of an MDW, who is already working in Singapore, seeks new employment. Transfer maids are MDWs have either completed their contract or are no longer able to continue working with their current employers for various reasons. Hiring a transfer maid involves engaging an MDW who is already in Singapore and has experience working in a household setting.
Difference between Transfer Maids and New Hires
When considering whether to hire a transfer maid or a new hire, there are several key differences to be aware of: