Filipino maid (codename: agu17rem) is a nanny and a
housekeeper too. With 19 years as a domestic worker in Singapore she is
available for a transfer to a new family.
From the province of Cagayan, Remy is
and married with one child, a girl, now 7 years old and is now living with
her father who is a farmer/
She has a secondary education and speaks and understands English quite
real, their names are not.
- She worked for a local Chinese family from
1996 to 2001 Madam was working and left care of her three children
(2, 4 and 6 years old at the beginning) to Remy. Madam's parents lived with
her. Initially grandpa was in good health, but later developed terminal
cancer and Remy spent more time attending to him. Meanwhile Granny helped
with care of the children. When the old man died, the family released Remy
for by then the children were older and Granny was able to attend to their
- After Wendy Chang, Wendy went to work for an expat family van
Hauten. Although Madam stayed a home she found in Remy and indispensible
helper who helped with 3 children aged 1, 3 and 5 as well as the household
chores. When the family left Singapore, Remy went home and stayed home for
about 2 years.
- She came back in 2011 to work for Sunshine See, a local
Chinese. Initially Sunshine had one child aged 2. A year or so later she had
her second baby. Remy found it increasingly harder to cope because of Madam
irregular hours. So she asked for and got Madam's consent to transfer.
- Currently she is working for an expat from the States whose wife is
Malaysian. There are 2 children in the family age 2 and 6 at the beginning.
Things are not working out as in the beginning and Remy is finding it
increasingly difficult to cope.
Care of young children appears to Remy's forte, She has cared for or helped
to care for 10 children:
- Situation 1: As Madam was working Remy took care of 3 children aged 2, 4
and 6 initially
- Situation 2: Madam stayed at home and Remy helped out with care of 3
children age 1, 3 and 5, especially when Madam had to go out.
- Situation 3: Madam was working and Remy took care of the elder child
from age 2. When gave birth to her second child, Remy helped out.
- In her current situation Remy helps out with care of 2 children,
initially aged 2 and 6.
Remy did not do much cooking for her first 3 families. But in her present
situation she does much cooking. She is pretty much a self-taught cook and
is able to serve up Madam's order.
Remy enjoyed gardening. In situations 1 and 2 (where she worked for a total
of 10+ years, she planted not only ornamental plants but also fruits and
vegetable: e.g., papaya, bananas and pineapples.
Remedios is neat and tidy in appearance, with
medium-length hair. She is friendly and personable. She is looking forward
to working for a family with children or one who appreciates a gardening
enthusiastic with a green thumb.
When available: May 2017
Profile by Karl Tan, MOM Registration No.: R1105061
License Number: 83C3870