Employment | Emailmum

We are now SafeContractor Accredited 

We are proud to announce that we have achieved Alcumus SafeContractor Health and Safety Accreditation. What is health and safety accreditation? A Health and safety accreditation allows businesses to show that their health and safety documentation is up to date and meets recognised industry standards. About Alcumus SafeContractor SafeContractor delivers a tailored health and safety accreditation to business so that they…
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June 19, 2020 0

THE BENEFITS OF EMAIL MUM, FOR BOTH CLEANERS AND CLIENTS

Why are we so proud here at Email Mum of our housekeeping team, and the benefits our service provides for both the cleaners themselves and the clients they deliver this service to? Let’s take a closer look: What benefits are there for the employed cleaners/housekeepers? The Email Mum model is centred around our core asset,…
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May 7, 2020 0

We decided to close but we will be back

On Monday 23rd March we took the decision to suspend all housekeeping and cleaning services until further notice. Thanks to the support of our wonderful clients to choose a company running an employed business model  over an agency or gig economy company with a self employment business model  we are fully eligible for the government’s…
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March 25, 2020 0

Private and agency cleaners may not have recognized health and safety training, or correct insurance. Should our industry be concerned about this?

Every job has its risks, and home cleaning is no different. Where the divergence comes is in the form of the industry workers themselves, and what risks those working alone or as agency contractors are running on a regular basis. All UK employers have a legal responsibility to provide relevant health and safety training as…
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January 27, 2020 0

Are private and agency cleaners detrimental to our industry?

The housekeeping and home cleaning market is unique in that it is estimated that as much as 70% of service delivery is by private and self-employed agency cleaners. Is this necessarily a bad thing? Well, anyone can set themselves up as a private cleaner and there are lots of companies out there offering agency franchises…
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January 9, 2020 0