At Pain Free Personal Statements, you come first.
So what can you expect? You can expect a personalised and dedicated service. We work with you and we are always on the end of an email if you have a query or a concern.
Highly responsive to the service you require, we fine tune our approach. For example for Oxbridge candidates, we offer an additional screening call.
Our Commitment to you
What happens during the process?
Our approach is very simple and we work to ensure that it is as collaborative as possible. We understand that preparing a personal statement can be stressful. Hence our name, Pain Free Personal Statements.
Order & Data Collection
When you order, we will ask you to complete a form. This will ask you some details about your academic achievements, life experiences and targeted courses. If you have already started drafting a statement, you can attach it here.
Initial Review Call
We will contact you to schedule a 30 minute review call. We use this time to ask some questions and to better understand how we ensure we deliver the statement you want!
After the call, we get to work on your statement and deliver this to you within 5 days. You will have the chance to provide feedback and we will produce a revised statement if required.
What do we offer?
To find out more about the service we provide at each level, click on the images for further details of our offering in these areas.
Courses such as teaching will involve an interview to secure a university place. If your degree choice has additional requirements- interviews, assessment tests etc., talk to us
Securing a place at Oxbridge requires intellectual firepower and a broad spectrum of interests.
Moving up or moving on ? Wherever you are on your career journey, we offer a range of tailored support
Frequently Asked Questions
Most frequent questions and answers
Our team have years of experience assisting students to prepare personal statements. We have worked both in schools and with online services to help students for a huge variety of courses at many universities.
We would always advise people to have some ideas before they start. If this is a first draft then great! If not, and it is a collection of notes, or a few ideas we can work with that as well!
If you have a draft we can analyse it and work with you to produce a polished final product. If there is a work count involved, we can make sure that your statement draws out the most critical elements.
A good personal statement helps the reader to understand your motivations and ambitions, and also your background and abilities.
That is why on ordering, we ask you to complete a form outlining your interests and abilities. We also have the 30 minute review call in order to understand your background better, so that we can deliver the best personal statement.
As a result of our experience, we know the phrases and terms that will be noticed by admissions departments. That is why we have a call before we start on your order, to ensure that we capture all your skills and talents.
Depending on what you are applying for -undergraduate course, postgraduate course, job application or a promotion, you will have specific requirements when it comes to your personal statement.
If you need your statement in a hurry, we also offer an express service. If you have any questions, do email us and we will do our best to advise you.
Before we start work on the statement, we ask clients to make payment for their order.
However we are very confident in our services so you have the right to change your mind on ordering right up until AFTER the review call with our staff.
We ask you to confirm the order after the call. If you change your mind at that point, we will cancel the order and refund your payment in full.
In our standard packages, statements are ready for review 5 working days after your review call.
We do offer express packages. If you need your statement in a shorter turnaround, we can facilitate that BUT you should be aware, there will be an extra charge.
Yes, you will have the chance to review and provide feedback on your statement on receipt.
As part of our standard package, we offer one FREE review and update.
The cost will be dependent on the level of personal statement requirements and also the turnaround time. Check out our services pages for more detail on our pricing.
We offer a ‘no questions asked’ refund policy up to after your review call with our team.
After this call we will ask you to re-confirm your order. If you change your mind and wish to cancel, no problem!
Yes, we offer a range of services.
In recent years, we have seen an increase in clients asking for CV review, interview preparation and other services. If you have a specific query about your CV, a job application, interview skills, please email us and we will review your request to see if we can be of benefit to you.
Please email us with your queries and we are happy to help. It may be as easy as an email back, or we can have a call to answer any questions.