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27 personal assistants are listed in Des Moines, IA

The average rate is $25/hr as of June 2024

The average experience for nearby personal assistants is 6 years

Personal assistants in Des Moines, IA

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Paulette S.


Des Moines, IA

$35/hr10 yrs exp

Experienced Caregiver Since 1999

5.0

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I'm an experienced caregiver in Des Moines since 1999. I assist seniors so they can stay in their homes. I assist with daily living, errands, shopping, transportation, medication assistance, doctor appointments, respite, companionship, laundry, personal care, light housekeeping, and salon and skincare services. I have a...
5.0
"Paulette has a compassion for serving people. Whether it's taking care of seniors, hosting foreign exchange students, training young women, etc., she does it out of love and compassion. Paulette is...

Reviewed by Darlene D.

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Kim W.


Des Moines, IA

$20-40/hr2 yrs exp

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I have personal experience caring for my mom who has dementia. I'm reliable, kind and patient and would love to assist your loved one with whatever their needs may be.
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Facia D.


Des Moines, IA

$22-25/hr9 yrs exp

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I have been a Nurse assistant for 9 years. I've worked in a assistant living, long term care facility and home care. I help clients/residents with grooming, bathing, personal care and ADL. Helping people is my passion. I love to see smiles on my clients/residents faces. What ever you need, I'm here to help you.
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Tania B.


Des Moines, IA

$28/hr3 yrs exp

I Am A Compassionate Caregiver Looking For A Someone Who Is Need Of My Help.

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I'd describe my personality as caring, outgoing, trustworthy. I like caring for seniors because it's a rewarding job to have. I'm looking for a job that gives me the ability to provide the upmost care. I started caring for seniors when in 2016. In my spare time, I like to cook for my family, binge watch Netflix series and go...
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Paige G.


Des Moines, IA

$30/hr5 yrs exp

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I'd describe my personality as welcoming, outgoing, and fun. I like working with kids because they always find a way to make you smile. I love how every child brings something new and unique. I'm looking for a job that is flexible. I'm looking for something during the summer while I am off work from my full time job as an...
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Sarah H.


Des Moines, IA

$20/hr10 yrs exp

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I currently work full-time at a assisted living community that specializes in dementia care. I do medications , companionship, assist with personal cares, medications certified. Passionate about helping those in need.
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Susan P.


Des Moines, IA

$20-25/hr9 yrs exp

Part-time Caregiver- Evenings And Weekends

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I am a licensed CNA looking for part-time care giving opportunities in the Des Moines Metro area. I have over 9 years experience working with older adults to help them maintain their active and independent lifestyle. My previous tasks included: personal care assistance, light housekeeping, home management, meal preparation,...
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Jill M.


Ankeny, IA

$30-50/hr20 yrs exp

Expert House Cleaner And Personal Assistant

5.0

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I'd describe my personality as friendly, positive and energetic. I like caring for homes because I like helping people. I'm looking for a job that helps others. I started housekeeping 25 years ago. In my spare time, I like to spend time with family and friends. I also like to walk my dogs, read and travel. One thing...
5.0
"Jill is amazing. She does a thorough job when cleaning our home. She is communicative and flexible. Having Jill clean our home has been such a help with our busy schedules. I would hire her again in a...

Reviewed by Care member

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Naomi M.


Clive, IA

$15-25/hr10 yrs exp

Fun Caregiver / Nurse Aid

5.0

(3)

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I am a compassionate person who loves taking care of people. I am a CNA with lots of experience working over 10 years in this field as a caregiver and CNA. have passion helping people, respectful of others boundaries. I am very energetic and honest person. I work very hard and always reliable. I have compassion in helping...
5.0
"Naomi is has Strong Work Ethic. She value possess a willingness to work hard. Dependable and Responsible. Possessing a Positive Attitude. She is Adaptable. She is Honesty and has Integrity. Self - Motivated,...

Reviewed by Zurah M.

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Mallory F.


Ankeny, IA

$14-19/hr

Personal Assistant!

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I am a 27-year-old stay at home mom to a 4-month-old boy! I have 7 years of experience as a personal assistant. I am proficient in a wide variety of tasks! Bringing to appts, grocery shopping, returns, meal prep, taking pets to the groomers, house sitting, family and client scheduling, and many more! Please don't hesitate to...
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Kathryn L.


Johnston, IA

$15-30/hr10 yrs exp

Housekeeper, Elder Care, Personal Assistant

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After being a stay at home mom for 12 years and then working in home healthcare for the past 3, I have found what I'm passionate about. I love to help others. Helping you maintain your home, so you can enjoy your down time from your everyday routine is what it's all about. Relax, I've got the little stuff handled for you.
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Mallory F.


Ankeny, IA

$15-30/hr4 yrs exp

Part Time Babysitter Or Tutor

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Hi! I am 27 years old and looking for a side job. I have an associates degree in accounting, and am currently going back to school 3 days a week to be a nail technician! I have a baby who will be 1 in April! I have seven years of experience as a personal assistant with daily tasks ranging from scheduling appts, running errands,...
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Mallory F.


Ankeny, IA

$8-13/hr5 yrs exp

Senior Care

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Hi! I am 27 years old and looking for a side job. I have an associates degree in accounting. Currently I am a stay at home mom to a 4-month-old! I have seven years of experience as a personal assistant with daily tasks ranging from scheduling appts, running errands, cleaning, cooking, paying bills, meal prep, laundry and many...
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Mallory F.


Ankeny, IA

$20-30/hr4 yrs exp

Organization And Clenaing!

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I am 27 years old and currently a stay at home mom to one baby boy! Cleaning and organizing are my passion! Sometimes it feels extremely hard to get your house in order when you're living in hectic chaos. Organization in the home can be the start to a stress free life. I can show you tools and ways to keep things organized that...
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Jocelyn L.


Urbandale, IA

$30-50/hr6 yrs exp

Personal Caregiver

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I have 6 years of experience as a Certified Nursing Assistant/Caregiver. I am reliable, respectful, and compassionate. I can help with ADLs (dressing, feeding, showering, etc). I have my own transportation. I am very patient and love working with the elderly. I strive to make a difference in their quality of life by actively...
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Jill M.


Ankeny, IA

$25-30/hr10 yrs exp

Professional And Confidential

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Hi! I've been making my clients lives easier for over 25 years. I lived in Georgia for over two decades and during that time I was a full time house cleaner, organizer and personal assistant. I'll be happy to give you oodles of references. In 2021 I made a life-pivot and moved back to my home state of Iowa and got a job at...
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Debra M.


Grimes, IA

$20-22/hr6 yrs exp

Part-Time Senior Caregiver

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I spent 4 years working with Lutheran Services of Iowa, Candeo, and Link Associates, where I provided care and support to people living with mental disabilities and mental illness. I also assisted my father-in-law for several years with the care of his wife, who was living with Alzheimer's/Dementia. I cared for my mother-in-law...
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Alexandra S.


Waukee, IA

$10-15/hr10 yrs exp

Full Time/Part Time Caregiver

5.0

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Hello, my name is Alexandra! I am 27 and a SAHM of one! I have been watching children on and off for the past 14-15 years ranging in ages Newborn-18. My primary responsibilities included giving baths, preparing meals/snacks, providing transportation to activities, assisting with homework, putting the children down for...
5.0
"Alex is great with children. She interacts and entertains well with all ages. She is pleasant and on time. "

Reviewed by Emilie Q.

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Chelsea S.


Indianola, IA

$17/hr5 yrs exp

I am a part-time PA (personal assistant).

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Hello! Recently got out of the military hoping to start school, but in the mean time hoping to help anyway I can! I was a caregiver before I joined the military, but also was a nanny/sitter. So as a caregiver, I Assisted with personal care, bathing, grooming, dressing and toileting. Prepared basic food preparation. Administered...
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Sharon D.


Bondurant, IA

$15/hr2 yrs exp

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Hello! Mother of 3 adult children, 2 grandchildren. Married Healthcare professional. I've worked with children with disabilities professionally in the past. Several years personal and professional experience. Loving, protective, patient, and calm personality. Children and I get along well. Looking to be a regular backup for...

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Recent personal assistant reviews in Des Moines, IA

Paulette S.

5.0

My family and I would highly recommend Paulette. She was instrumental in helping my mom get some time for herself and have a break from caring for my dad. He has dementia and as a result is difficult to say the least. His mood, no matter how rotten it was when she got there, always was better when...

- Cheri E.

Jill M.

5.0

Jill is amazing. She does a thorough job when cleaning our home. She is communicative and flexible. Having Jill clean our home has been such a help with our busy schedules. I would hire her again in a heartbeat!!

- Care member

Naomi M.

5.0

She is reliable and a compassionate person

- Rael K.

Alexandra S.

5.0

Alex has been wonderful over the years with babysitting and caring for our daughter since she was a baby. Our daughter is now 8 years old and we still have her take care of her when we are back in town. Alex is extremely attentive, caring, and reliable person that we can always count on. She takes...

- Renee R.

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