Private Personal Assistant Agency
The top managing directors across the UK agree that a Private Personal Assistant can significantly increase the efficiency of a business.
A Personal Assistant, or PA, is responsible for duties including office management, keeping travel and diary schedules, dealing with company HR, and managing private property portfolios and personal finance. Private PAs may also be required to attend business meetings and organise events – both business and family-focused.
Have you ever considered how different your life would be if you had a skilled personal assistant (PA) to assist you with the running of everyday tasks associated with your professional, home and personal life?
Find the right PA, with skills well suited to your profession and general lifestyle and the difference it makes can be quite astounding!
What Type Of Support Do You Need?
There are several different types of personal assistant to choose from and these days PA positions are tailored to combine various roles alongside tasks associated with running and organising an employer’s business and personal life.
With a Private PA to take responsibility for time-consuming tasks the employer is able to function more effectively and lead a more organised, productive life in general!
Typical tasks associated with a PA role include:
- Event organisation – anything from a corporate event to a family celebration
- Scheduling a diary – organising appointments, meetings, travel itineraries
- Handling budgeting and managing personal finances
- Attending business meetings
- Office management
- Project management
- Running errands
- Making travel arrangements
- Dealing with invoices and handling bill payments
The options available when employing your own personal assistant are plentiful. Whether you need a PA on a temporary or permanent basis, part time or full time, there are endless solutions available to you.
These days you can employ a Nanny PA to combine childcare with administrational duties, or a virtual PA to take care of things for just a few hours a week. Whatever your circumstances you are sure to find the ideal working partnership to maintain your busy life!
Be In Two Places At Once
Have you ever felt so rushed off your feet that you feel like you need to split yourself in two to get everything done?
When you employ a Private Personal Assistant, there are suddenly two of you, instead of having to run yourself into the ground trying to accomplish too much in each day, your PA will relieve you of your burden by taking care of the majority of the tasks that are wearing you down. Your productivity is immediately increased.
Having to manage all aspects of a hectic schedule alone can be incredibly overwhelming and when important dates and tasks are overlooked, life can begin to feel incredibly stressful. With an efficient personal assistant by your side, you will feel less stressed and more in control, because with an extra pair of hands everything will fall into place.
As the old saying goes, ‘many hands make light work!
Free Up More Time
Organisational tasks associated with running our homes and businesses can be frustratingly mundane and time consuming; but that is where your PA comes in.
Once you no longer have to take care of everything yourself, you will have far more time to spend focussing on your business or your family, enabling you to take care of the things that really matter to you the most.
Absolute Peace Of Mind
Employ an experienced PA through a reputable agency and you can rest assured of a professional, reliable service, tailored to meet your specific needs.
Find The Right Private Personal Assistant
Eden Private Staff are one of the UK’s best personal assistant agencies in the UK. We have an incredible track record for finding and filling the perfect person for the role.
Let us, as your personal assistant agency, to find the perfect candidate, so you can focus on the important details of your life.
All of our PA and secretary candidates are interviewed and assessed against a relevant skills matrix in order to ensure that they meet the standards and expectations of the client.
We are able to provide a PA or secretary on a full or part-time basis, temporary or permanent, and we can even offer a ‘virtual service’ whereby your highly skilled Private PA works from home to deliver a first-class service wherever you are.
Typical PA Roles include:
Personal Assistant Frequently Asked Questions
Personal Assistant Career
Is being a PA a good career?
It can be a fantastic career with opportunities to travel, great benefits and an interesting variety of clients.
How do I become a PA?
Gain work experience, connect with industry contacts and have a business and/or administrative qualification.
Do you need a diploma to be a PA?
No, but training helps, such as taking a Pitman course or any certification in business administration. Courses in Word, Excel and PowerPoint, etc. are also recommended. Good verbal and written skills are essential, as is computer literacy.
How do I succeed as a PA?
You must have the ability to work with others and be a good listener, as well as remain flexible and able to think on your feet when necessary.
Personal Assistant Salary
How can you earn as a PA?
Generally, the starting salary is £35K for a junior PA, up to £70K with extensive experience.
Personal assistant vs. executive assistant
What is the difference between a PA and an Executive Assistant (EA)?
A PA tends to work for a private household or a very wealthy individual, whereas an EA usually works in a corporate environment.
We are always happy to discuss roles and specifications for Personal Assistant jobs.
Please don’t hesitate to get in touch with us on 0207 471 6000 for more information.
Please call us and speak either Mark Whitworth or Alex Sansbury or any member of the household team