PA Vacancy

Female Personal Assistant – DTGHD05

Job title: Female Personal Assistant (PA)

Reporting to: Direct Payment Employer

Location: Blaydon, Gateshead

Hours of work:

Up to 27 hours Monday – Friday and weekend mornings.

Must be able to travel to place of employment reliably.

Rate of pay: £11.44 per hour


Job purpose:

To assist me in all aspects of my daily living, to provide a high standard of care and support, working as part of a team of PAs.


About me:

I have a really big personality and love to have a good chat and laugh. I have a close family, I live with my husband, three children, and two dalmatians.

I enjoy watching TV/DVD’s and listening to music. I have a creative nature and enjoy arts and crafts. I enjoy creating and making cards for all occasions. In the kitchen I very much like to be involved with the family meals, and the preparation of them.

In August 2016 I had a stroke and the road to recovery has been a slow process. Your role will be essential to my independence within my home.

Due to the nature of this role, we are looking for female candidates only.


Please read my Job Description for further details.

This post is exempt under the Equality Act 2010 schedule 9 paragraphs 1 – 4


This vacancy will close as soon as a suitable candidate is appointed.

At the time of starting their employment, the successful candidate must have permission to work in the U.K.


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