Below is an example of an advertisement that would be suitable for a shop window, job centre or charity publication.


Personal Assistant to Disabled Person (Example)



  • Required for (number of hours) per week. Must be flexible.

  • Area (e.g. Lisburn area).

  • Rate of pay (hourly rate in pounds and pence per hour).

  • Duties include provision of support with personal care, housekeeping and social or domestic outings.

For an application form and job description please contact:



  • Your name

  • Your telephone/PO Box or email address

Please note: you should not give your address in any job advertisement.


Examples of advertisement suitable for newspapers


Support Worker required to assist disabled male with tasks such as ironing, meal preparation, personal care and transport. The post is for 20 hours per week, at an hourly rate of £6.50. Weekdays only. Contact… for further details. Carryduff area.


Personal Support Assistant needed for young disabled female in own home (Lisburn). Weekends and occasional weekdays. Driver, non - smoker. Pay £6.00 per hour. To start as soon as possible. Please contact…. for further details.