Female Personal Assistant

Ref: DP6249

Location: Southwick


I am looking for personal care for a Woman

The candidate should be a woman

Drivers licence required: Yes

Own vehicle needed: Yes

Hours per week:

Three mornings a week on Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday. These are 1 hour shifts and shift times can be between 8am-11am (this can be discussed at interview. Holiday and sickness cover may be available when required.

Hourly pay rate:


I am a happy go lucky lady looking for support with some personal care and minor household tasks to enable me to live independently. I am a spiritual person who is open to everyone from all different walks of life. I love my arts and crafts and enjoy making candles and cards.

The successful applicant must be comfortable with providing personal care as you will be supporting me to get showered and ready for the day ahead.

Duties include:

  • Other relevant duties as required
  • Housekeeping

Domestic -     

Support with:

Making my bed

Changing bed sheets when requested

Take washing off of the airer

Making a hot drink for me


Personal Care: 

Support with:


Washing my back and other parts of my body I am unable to

Wash/Dry my hair when requested

Support to dry me

Support to get me dressed

Candidate qualities:

  • Respectful of the employer's privacy and confidentiality
  • Reliable with good timekeeping
  • Able to both follow instructions and work on own initiative
  • Hygienic, tidy and well organised
  • Fit and healthy to undertake the required duties
  • Patient and possess excellent interpersonal skills
  • Honest and cheerful
  • Creative
  • Able to speak and read English to a reasonable standard
  • Must be comfortable with pets
  • Able to always work to high standards of health & safety

  • Must be comfortable with cats

Additional requirements

Non-smoker preferred or someone willing to refrain from smoking during working hours


All applicants must have the right to work in the UK and be willing to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service check if required.

Please note, if you are successful in your application for this position you will be employed directly by the individual employer and not Independent Lives. Successful applicants will be entitled to Holiday pay and will be issued employment contracts.

*Exemption for gender is claimed under the Equality Act 2010 Part 1 Schedule 9