Being an island destination with a long history and a rich culture, Sri Lanka has been sourcing domestic workers for many countries in the world and have an excellent reputation for providing handy house workers across the world. With the rising demand for Sri Lankan migrant workers, there are over 1.5 million Sri Lankan workers working aboard while over 200,000 Sri Lankans emigrating for work annually. According to the Central Bank report of 2019, 30% of them are domestic workers. Most of the Sri Lankan workers work in the GCC countries such as Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, and the United Arab Emirates.
Sri Lankan culture values family unit, and the majority of Sri Lankans are love and care for their families and value children, thus making excellent house workers to leave with kids without having to worry about children’s safety.
Neat And Tidy
Sri Lankans are clean and tidy and conscious about cleanliness than people in many other countries in the region, thus guaranteed exceptional personal hygiene and house maintenance and cleanliness in everything they engage in, from cooking to other chores.
Sri Lankans are often fast learners and skilled in adapting to new environments and requirements to suit the culture of employers’ house and local traditions while being able to take on different roles and responsibilities.
Good Cooking Skills
Sri Lankans value home cooking and many women and men learn to cook from their elders from a young age. On the other hand, the diversity of Sri Lankan cuisine, influenced by Indian, Arabic and many other cuisines, enables them to quickly pick up on new dishes from other cuisines.
Sri Lankan often has a deep sense of empathy which helps them deliver the highest standard of service and understand discreet is a matter of honour and will make a good domestic worker who can assure of the secrecy of your household matters and guests.
Sri Lanka has an effective system and infrastructure in place with processes to ensure the best quality workers, providing effective training programs while maintaining high standards to deliver highly skilled workers.
Flexible & Responsible
Sri Lankans are always flexible with their service, considerate and caring and will make every effort to help their employer. They also take accountability for their actions and are committed to reaching every last corner and crevice of the house.