The Importance of Background Checks Before Employment

Before hiring help, whether you are searching for childcare staff, housekeeping staff, culinary, or management staff, it is super important to make sure you know everything about the person you are inviting into your home. The Hazel Agency takes pride in maintaining the highest standards and complete discretion as a domestic staffing agency in Atlanta, GA. We receive hundreds of resumes, selecting only the top 10% of candidates to work with based on experience, education, and personality. Regardless of your needs, we have qualified candidates that not only fit your job description but also your lifestyle.

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Why Are We Such a Successful Domestic Staffing Agency?

The key to our success at The Hazel Agency is the emphasis we place on screening our candidates. All candidates must meet our minimum requirements to apply.  For example, if a person is interested in applying to become a housekeeper in Atlanta, GA, the candidate must submit an updated resume and complete an application form.  They must also submit to a personal interview before being considered for placement. Qualified candidates must have at least three years of experience working in a private home setting or have equivalent training, must be 21 years of age or older, must be U.S. Citizen or have a work permit, must have a valid driver’s license, reliable transportation, have excellent verifiable references, and be willing to make at least a one-year commitment. Every candidate is then carefully screened by a private investigation service specifically skilled in doing background checks. The Hazel Agency’s screening process includes:

  • Employment Eligibility Verification
  • Previous Employment Verification
  • Previous Employer Reference Check
  • Character Reference Check
  • Suitability For Specific Households
  • Social Media Screening
  • Social Security Verification
  • National Criminal History Investigation
  • Motor Vehicle Report
  • Drug Screening

Also, once a candidate for employment is placed in a home, The Hazel Agency guarantees their employment for six months.

The Hazel Agency

The Hazel Agency has become a leader in providing quality domestic staffing for residences and private estates throughout the Atlanta metro area and other cities in the Southeastern United States. We are proud of our achievements and our aim is to build a committed rapport with our clients that result in a lasting relationship with their staff. Please feel free to contact us either by telephone (770) 643-2034 or by email.