A domestic worker is a person who works within the employer’s household, providing a variety of household services such as cleaning, cooking, laundry and ironing. It can also inlcude providing care for children and elderly dependents. Domestic workers can be either available for a half-day or full-day.
Cape Town is South Africa’s second-most populous urban area and the tenth most populous city in Africa. It is one of the most multicultural cities in the world and is a major destination for immigrants and expatriates to South Africa. Even though Cape Town faces challenges like drug-related crime and gang violence, in recent times the economy of Cape Town has surged to unprecedented levels due to the boom in the tourism and real estate industries. Cape Town is also has the highest rate of equality in South Africa. Cape Town’s Central Business District is under an extensive urban renewal programme, with numerous new buildings and renovations taking place. Cape Town was recently named as the most entrepreneurial city in South Africa, with the percentage of Capetonians pursuing business opportunities almost three times higher than the national average.