PA Vacancy

Female Personal Assistant HR/DP/003/21

Hours                 Position 1 – 10 hours per week

Position 2 -16 hours per week

to be worked as part of the following shift pattern (although shifts may be subject to change depending on need);

Mon-Fri – 7.00-18.30, 21.00-22.30 (split shift)

Sat -Sun – 9.00-14.30, 16.30-18.30, 21.00-22.30 (split shift)

Overtime is available to cover holiday and sickness of other team members

Rates of Pay      £10.50 per hour

Location             Fenham                                                        

Purpose of Job

I am an independent woman who has a physical disability. I live with my boyfriend and 2 cats. I work up to 5 days a week as a professional counsellor. I have my own private practice and work for different organisations from time to time.

I am looking for a reliable, motivated and conscientious PA to work flexible hours. As my Personal Assistant your job will be to provide the physical assistance, I need to enable me to be as fully independent as possible. The role is to support me in all aspects of my life including personal care, domestic tasks, and all professional and leisure activities.  Applicants therefore need to be flexible and bring a range of abilities to the role.  The role offers a long-term position with a stable income and guaranteed work.

I promote a covid safe working environment.  It is a requirement of this role that all candidates must have been Covid 19 vaccinated and must be able to provide proof of this.

A full, clean driving licence is desirable but not essential for this role.

Here you can download a detailed Job Description with all of the information about the role.

Positions are subject to satisfactory references and enhanced DBS criminal record check.

Closing date: Wednesday 25th August, 2021


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