What should you do if your maid has a suitor?

lead image

It's pretty normal for a maid to have a suitor. However if being in a relationship interferes with their work, then it's time to have a talk with your maid

It's pretty normal for a maid to have a suitor or even a boyfriend. However this might cause some issues when it comes to their work, so knowing what to do if this happens is very important.

First off, you should never stop your maid from having a boyfriend. It's important to know that even if your maid is living under your roof, they're still entitled to making decisions on their own so long as it doesn't interfere with the work that they're doing. If having a boyfriend has negatively affected the work that they're doing, then it's best to talk to them about it.

Another problem that can sometimes arise is if your maid invites her boyfriend to your house. If your maid lets her boyfriend into the house without your permission, then it might be a cause for concern, since she's basically bringing a total stranger into your home. On the other hand, if your maid asks you for permission and talks to you about it properly, then it's up to you if you wish to let her boyfriend into your home. Be sure to make things clear with your maid and also be understanding when it comes to these things as your maid is also entitled to having a social life.

The most important thing here is to have a clear line of communication when it comes to these things. You should talk to your maid and tell her that having a suitor or a boyfriend is fine so long as it doesn't interfere with her work and she doesn't sneak him into your home.

READ: Common maid issues and how to address them

Be sure to check out theAsianparent Community for more insightful stories, questions, and answers from parents and experts alike. If you have any insights, questions or comments regarding the topic, please share them in our Comment box below. Like us on Facebook and follow us on Google+ to stay up-to-date on the latest from theAsianparent.com Philippines!

May katanungan tungkol sa pagpapalaki ng anak? Basahin ang mga artikulo o magtanong sa kapwa magulang sa aming app. I-download ang theAsianparent Community sa iOS o Android!

app info
get app banner