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Personal Care Aides

Skills & Knowledge

 

Most Important Skills for Personal Care Aides


 

Most Important Knowledge Areas for Personal Care Aides



Interests


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Describe Your Skills


People who have worked in this career typically perform the following tasks. These statements can help a prospective employer understand what you can do, on a resume or during an interview.

  • Helping and caring for people.
  • Documenting or recording information.
  • Communicating with supervisors, co-workers, or people that work under you.
  • Collecting information from different sources.
  • Performing general physical abilities.
  • Creating and maintaining interpersonal relationships.
  • Monitoring information from a variety of sources to find problems.
  • Identifying information by categorizing, comparing, or detecting changes in circumstances or events.

 

Careers that Use Similar Skills


The following careers use skills, knowledge, and abilities that are similar to those used for Personal Care Aides.

 

View more careers in the Personal Care Services pathway

 

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