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Self-Employed PA for meal preparation and shopping for gentleman in NR2-Flexible working @£18ph



Between £12.01-15.00 Per Hour


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Closing Date: 31/12/23

Job description:

Are you interested in cooking and meal preparation for a flexitarian gentleman who requires a healthy nutritious, well-balanced diet as a way of improving his long-term health and well-being? You will need to be confident and competent in the kitchen, having experience with a range of appliances such as; nutribullet, air fryers, slow cookers, ovens and microwaves. Whilst having an understanding of basic nutrition and its positive impact on health and well-being.

Food hygiene certificate is desirable, but the employer is willing to pay for this, if this is not available.

This is a flexible role, within a reasonable working pattern, which will make this a perfect second job or a job for students. Flexible hours to be agreed at interview stage.


Norwich, NR2

The role will involve:

– Meal planning with the gentleman
– Preparing shopping list and complete the food shop
-Batch cooking healthy meals from scratch i.e. Chilli Con Carne, Salads, Soups, Smoothies, Ragu, curries.

Person Specification:

– Use own initiative
– ‘Can do’ attitude
– Resilient
– Honest
– Kind
– Strong work ethic
– Patient
– Literate – able to cook from recipes
– Empathetic

Summary terms and conditions:

– Rate of Pay: £18 per hour
– Hours of work: (Self-Employed only) Flexible up to 10hrs a week 6pm-10pm, with 1 hour check ins and weekend working.

– The annual holiday entitlement for this position will be equivalent to the work I would normally expect to be done during 5.6 consecutive weeks.
– Confidentially agreement will be put in place by the employer.
– If this job requires:

  • DBS Check
  • Manual Handling
  • Handling of hazardous chemicals
  • Food Handling
  • You will be required to undertake annual training
 The post is subject to the following:
 – A satisfactory enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) check, the cost of which will be covered by the employer.
–  Satisfactory references from two referees, one of which must be your current or last employer.
 – Completion of a satisfactory probationary period of 3 months.