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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:

You could also be:

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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Getting In

Workforce Education Levels (UK)

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Job Outlook Scotland

Employment

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Job Outlook Scotland and UK

  Scotland
2023
12053
1.3 %
RISE
2028
12211
  United Kingdom
2023
184632
3.4 %
RISE
2028
190868

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What Does it Take?

You need to be:

You need:

Training

Getting On

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