Being a new mum, I found it difficult juggling household chores,
work and looking after my baby.
We couldn't afford a regular housekeeper, but there were many times
I wished there was somebody I could just ring and ask to
come right away to help with the cleaning, washing, cooking, etc.
We needed someone on a casual basis who we could call whenever we
On the other hand, not so long ago when I was a student I could've
really used a bit of additional income, but I did not want the
commitment of a part-time or even a casual job. I would've loved to
have a job where I could earn money whilst still being able to do my
university studies. It is not easy to find a job with such flexible
From my previous work/study experience and my current situation
of being a working mum, I realised the need for a service like
HelpAroundTheHouse. Our aim is to make HelpAroundTheHouse a two-way
job search. On the one hand Helpers will be able to search and find
available Hirers. On the other hand Hirers will be able to search
and find available Helpers.