Personal Assistant Vacancy

Self employed Companion/Sighted Guide

Posted on: 5th March 2019

Employer reference: CiLK16042018

Hours: 10 hours per week over 2 days

Wage: £15.09 per hour

Location: Tunbridge Wells

Duration: Ongoing


Seeking a self employed companion/sighted guide. I’m female, early 40s , totally blind and live in Tunbridge Wells. Requiring an enthusiastic and outgoing person to help me get out and about. The role is driving (need own car), being a sighted guide and a companion. For example you would be required to help assist in attending events, days out, activities, sports, swim, gym, theatre, concerts, socialising etc.

Require someone who is adventurous, enjoys sports and activities, fun loving and has a sense of humour.

Knowledge or experience of sensory impairment or being a sighted guide is desirable but not essential, as long as you are willing to learn and have a can do attitude.

Hours are variable and would be approx 10 hours per week over 2 days. The odd weekend, evening and the occasional overnight

Rate of pay is £15.09 per hour and 45p per mile. Plus £65 for any overnights.


How to apply: If interested please email  your CV, details and how you can fulfil the role to [email protected] (there is an underscore before both the S and the A).


The role of CiLK in this matter is strictly that of an Independent Introduction Agent and not as an Employment Agency. We can give no guarantees that applicants are suitable for jobs advertised and therefore no claims whatsoever may be made against CiLK as a result of any dispute between parties involved.