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Personal Assistant Required

Self-employed rate
12 / per week - Part-Time
Brighton ,

Personal Assistant

Job Description


Job Purpose and work duties

Job purpose:

To assist with the day to day activities enabling the employer to maintain an independent and fulfilling life that meets their chosen lifestyle.

Work Duties will include:

Helping with

    • Communication duites (making phone calls and writing letters on behalf of client)
    • Meal prepration
    • Prompting fulid intake (reminding client to remain hydrated)
    • Domestic tasks
    • Shopping
    • Taking client to appointments
    • Accessing the community (as when required)
    • Personal Care (as and when required)
    • Promoting medication (as and when required)
    • Simple DIY tasks (as and when required) 
    • Supporting
  • With day to day duties, ensuring client and 2-year-old son’s safety always.


Undertaking activities for employer

  • Ensuring clients home is hygienic and safe


Other requirements

  • Establish and maintain effective communication
  • Maintaining confidentiality
  • Working in a safe manner


  • Within the employer’s home in Brighton – Elm Grove area

Hours of Pay

12 hours per week

£10.80 per hour (self-employed rate)

Please note: The successful candidate will need to provide the following information: - UTR number on a headed HMRC letter - DBS certificate - Insurance policy to provide care in client’s homes.


Requirements for applicant

  • Experience of working with client’s with Mental Health issues
  • Ability to support client in challenging situations
  • Ability to work in an improvised manor (especially with meal preparation)
  • Exceptional communicational skills
  • Ability to understand and deliver the needs of the employer
  • Ability to use initiative when carrying out all PA duties
  • Flexible, reliable and honest
  • An enhanced DBS check will be required


“Equality’s Act: Section 9; Schedule 83 [Work: Exceptions] (Part 1; Occupational Requirements) - applies to this post”



  • ‘Please note that this advert has been placed on behalf of one of our customers.  Should your application be successful and you are offered the position, you will be directly employed by the customer and not by PeoplePlus’