Personal Assistant

Ref: DP3148

Location: Petersfield


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:

Saturday’s approximately 10am-5pm

Hourly pay rate:

Starting rate of £10.50 plus 45p per mile

I am an outgoing, bubbly 23 year old young lady living in Nyewood, near Petersfield.

I am looking to hire a Personal Assistant who can help me on Saturdays for approx. 6-7 hours.

You will need to be a driver with your own car (clean licence please)

I have some physical challenges including Ataxi (poor balance) and sometimes I need my wheelchair or an arm to help me get around. I live at home with my family and we are all quite active. I love to get out the house as I’m very sociable and have many interests including;

  • Cooking, baking and eating out
  • Shopping
  • Going to theatre and cinema
  • Gardening in my veggie patch
  • Making things, painting etc
  • Going to my gym
  • Yoga
  • Swimming
  • Travel

If you also like these things and are fun, patient and creative, please do get in touch.

Duties include:

  • Medication prompting/administering
  • Eating and drinking assistance
  • Moving and handling
  • Other relevant duties as required
  • Housekeeping
  • Shopping
  • Cooking
  • Transportation
  • Dressing / undressing

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

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