Personal Assistant

Ref: VCES456

Location: Saint Leonards-on-sea


I am looking for personal care for a Woman

Drivers licence required: No

Hours per week:

5.5 hours per week – 1.5 hours on a Tues afternoon (as mutually agreed), 2 hours on a Friday afternoon (as mutually agreed) and 2 hours on a Sun - 16.30-18.30

Hourly pay rate:


I am a 23-year-old woman with epilepsy and ADHD looking for a special someone to support me to build my confidence and pursue new interests and hobbies and to help me with household tasks as and when needed.

I require someone to be around when I bathe my son as a precaution due to my epilepsy. I need assistance prompting me with personal grooming tasks such as showering and washing my hair, as well as help to budget and make sure my bills are paid on time, support with shopping, planning nutritious meals and batch cooking.

I am looking for a reliable, proactive and easy-going PA to help me improve my confidence and wellbeing, so I feel more in control of my life.

A car driver is preferable, but not essential as I have a travel card for local buses.

I do smoke but not in my home.

Epilepsy experience or training preferred but not essential as full training will be given.



Duties include:

  • Personal grooming
  • Other relevant duties as required
  • Administration
  • Housekeeping
  • Shopping
  • Cooking
  • Transportation
  • Companionship

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
  • Able to always work to high standards of health & safety


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

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