Experts at placing staff in

United Arab Emirates

If you’re in search of private staff for properties and yachts throughout the United Arab Emirates, Silver Swan’s committed specialists are ready to assist you. Our Dubai office caters to all private household staffing needs, from private chef jobs, to executive assistant jobs in the UAE and the broader Middle East region.

Our Specialisms

As a leading private staffing agency in the UAE, we specialise in sourcing talent for a variety of Ultra-High-Net-Worth clients across the UAE including palace recruitment. Our roles range from governess roles to palace managers and from yacht purser jobs, to private chefs jobs. If you are looking for the perfect fit for your household, our friendly consultants are eager to discuss your experience and find you the perfect staff for you.


From recruitment for palaces to UHNW homes, from butlers to personal assistants, we source the private staff you need to help run your palace, estate, or private household.

Roles we recruit for
  • Palace & Estate Manager
  • Nanny & Governess
  • Butler
  • Private Chef
  • Chauffeur
  • Host
  • Personal Assistant
  • Housekeeper
  • Gardening & Maintenance


Whether you need stewards to maintain the interior of your yacht, or deckhands to keep the exterior in tip-top condition, we take on yacht vacancies all year round.
Roles we recruit for
  • Captain
  • Purser
  • Chief Stew
  • Stew
  • Bosun
  • Deckhand
  • Engineer

Laura Franzo

Recruitment Consultant: Middle East

Meet the experts

Meet our private staffing experts across the United Arab Emirates

Laura has worked with Silver Swan for two years, she started as a resourcer for our Saudi team before working her way up to junior consultant and now consultant. She joined us from a background working in 5* hotels and luxury travel. Her attention to detail and hard-working attitude support the Saudi desk find wonderful candidates for all sorts of positions around the Kingdom.

READY TO recruit?

We are a private staffing agency here to help you find world-class domestic staff to make your life a little easier. Book a call today, or if you’re on the move, send us a message.

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Did you know that we place staff outside of the UAE too? Our specialists are continuously taking on new roles all over the world, placing private staff for VIP households, chalets, yachts and villas.




From exclusive reservations to sourcing private jets, our 24/7 service is your passport to ensuring life’s luxuries are always at your fingertips.



Partnered with world-class trainers, we offer bespoke training programs for Ultra-High-Net-Worth properties, yachts, and jets worldwide. Our private staff training guarantees enhanced skills, communication, and excellence in service.


United Arab Emiratescommunities

Our community in the UAE provides you with access to exclusive networking socials and webinar opportunities, as well as placing you into a group of like-minded highly experienced private staffing professionals. The groups include some of the world’s best estate managers, house managers, and personal assistants who are ready to assist with anything you need, making the world of household management that little less isolating. We currently have communities based in New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Florida, and Texas.