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Frequently asked questions
Westbury Admin Services

  • What is a Virtual Assistant?
    A virtual assistant is an independent contractor who provides administrative services to clients while operating outside of the client's office. A virtual assistant typically operates from a home-based office but can access the necessary planning documents, such as shared calendars, remotely. Most importantly, a Virtual Assistant is there to help your business run more smoothly – you delegate tasks and they are completed for you in a timely manner to a highly professional standard. Depending upon your needs a Virtual Assistant can be employed on a day to day or ad hoc basis. If you are in need of administrative support, however aren’t in a position to hire a permanent employee, then using a Virtual Assistant is your answer!
  • How does a Virtual Assistant work?
    Virtual Assistants work remotely, with the technology of the internet and computers. A business owner can have the full support as if they ae sitting in the office.
  • Who can work with a VA?
    Using a Virtual Assistant is a flexible solution, so suitable for all businesses at any stage of their journey even start-ups. A virtual assistant only works when there is something to do, this means it can be more cost effective then having an employee.
  • Why would I work with a Virtual Assistant, when I can do it myself?"
    Basically, it saves you time allowing you to delegate them repetitive tasks. Giving you freedom to concentrate on jobs & your clients, which is important to your business. Best thing is you get the support of a highly skilled individual, as and when you need help.
  • Are Virtual Assistants more expensive than an employee?
    The benefits of hiring a Virtual Assistant against an employee, is you don’t have to pay a salary just an hourly rate as and when you give your VA work. There are massive cost savings to be made on the following: - 1. Recruitment Cost 2. Sick & Holiday Pay 3. Tax & National Insurance 4. Office Space 5. Furniture 6. Computer & Software Licences 7. Training
  • What kind of work does a VA do?
    A Virtual Assistant does many things a Personal Assistant or Office Administrator would do; however, they don’t need to be based in an office. Tasks that can be outsourced to Westbury Admin Services include: - 1. Administration 2. Data Entry 3. Typing 4. Proof Reading 5. Research 6. Social Media / Email / Diary Management 7. Recruitment 8. Lifestyle Management Our capabilities are not limited to these services, for a full breakdown of services I offer please visit my services page. Any services offered through Westbury Admin Services are based on years of experience, I am highly motivated and will complete any work in a timely and professional manner.
  • What hours do you work?
    Business hours are Monday to Friday 9.30am till 5.30pm, I am available outside of these hours on request. I can be flexible to yours needs, but you can contact me via email 24/7.

If you have any further questions that are not answered above, then feel free to contact us on

01252 279221 or

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