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Personal Assistant

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Personal assistants work closely with senior managers and executives, supporting them and carrying out a range of tasks for them. They help managers to make the best use of their time by dealing with administrative tasks. They are also known as PAs.

The Work

You could be:

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Pay

The figures below are only a guide. Actual pay rates may vary, depending on:

Starting salaries for personal assistants in Scotland tend to be in the range of £18,000 to around £26,000 a year. With experience this can rise to over £35,000 a year.

Conditions

Workforce Employment Status

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Useful Subjects

Getting In

Workforce Education Levels (UK)

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Job Outlook Scotland

Employment

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Job Outlook Scotland and UK

  Scotland
2024
11851
1.1 %
RISE
2029
11982
  United Kingdom
2024
187704
3.3 %
RISE
2029
193950

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What Does it Take?

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You need:

Training

Getting On

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