Starkey International® is committed to delivering the highest level of Private Service education available. Each Starkey service is designed to provide students and employers with a superior level of Private Service. To meet these standards of excellence, the Starkey International Institute for Private Service Management® has established:
An International Educational Institute for Service and Private Service Education that offers sophisticated and advanced training in Household and Estate Management and in Service Management that educates Principals, guests and students about “Service as an Expertise.” Our curricula teaches Starkey’s Patented Service Management System and StarkeyHQ© Software; Service Technology, Human Resources, Vendor Management Tools, Private Service Entertaining and Event Planning, Wine Cellar Management, Private Chef Culinary which customizes Flavor Profiles, Butlering, Fine Housekeeping, Service Etiquette and Protocols, Smart Home technology and Service as an Expertise.
Recruitment and Placement for our Certified Graduates is a highly sophisticated process of matching skills and abilities with the
needs and desires of clients.
We place graduates in positions as Certified Household Managers® and
Certified Estate Managers®,
Certified Service Managers,
Butlers, Personal Assistants, Concierge, Senior Service and other
veteran industry professionals.
These highly sought after positions exist in private homes, boutique luxury hotels, and senior and residential communities.
Starkey has become highly accurate in our placements, providing quality of life for both our Clients and our Graduates by
using our multiple character assessments, Technical Skills Qualifier, and Service Style indicator. On-going Placement statistics portray 90% of our Graduates are working with typical placements lasting more than five years.
Customized Private Training
On-Site Training Consultations and Customized Private Service Training are available for Private Homes, Estates and yachts.
Our seasoned educators train existing staff in residential communities and high-end boutique hotels using customized curriculum and materials.
Starkey helps develop and customize service management plans and technical skills training.
Areas of focus include Service Management Plan, Zoning and Task Sheets, Household Etiquette and the Relationship of Service, Fine Housekeeping, Formal Entertaining and Table Service, Private Service Culinary Skills, the Marriage of Food and Wine, and Wine Cellar Management.