Job Title: Personal assistant

Location:  Burgess Hill          

Hourly rate: £10 per hour        

Reference: DP1041a            

Hours/shifts: 12:30-13:30: Tuesdays & Thursdays and every other weekend.

Pending a change in funding, 3 hours rather than 1 may be available.  Flexibility to cover holiday and sickness would be desirable.


  • Young married couple looking to employ a Personal assistant(s) to provide support at lunchtimes, so they can remain independent in their own home.
  • Tasks will involve;
  • Preparing meals & feeding
  • Light Cleaning
  • Washing up

Other Requirements

  • UK driving licence preferable
  • Access to own vehicle preferable

All applicants must be willing to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service check

Successful applicants will be entitled to Holiday pay and will be issued employment contracts.

Domestic -      

General cleaning

Washing up

Taking out rubbish – separating rubbish & recycling

Preparing drinks, snacks and meals.


Any other reasonable tasks

  • Person specification

Assistance with paperwork

The successful applicant will be: 

 Respectful of the employer’s privacy and confidentiality

  • Reliable with good time-keeping
  • Able to both follow instructions and work on own initiative
  • Hygienic, tidy minded and well organised
  • Fit and healthy to undertake the required duties
  • Patience and possess excellent interpersonal skills
  • Honest and cheerful
  • Creative
  • Able to speak and read English to a reasonable standard
  • Legally permitted to work in the United Kingdom
  • Able to work at all times to high standards of Health & Safety

Previous experience preferred but this is not as essential as a kind and common sense approach to these roles.