CAREER
CLUSTER
BRIEF

ATTENDANT SERVICES

CAREER AREA - PERSONAL SERVICES



Work Performed

Work activities in this group involve attending to the personal needs and desires of individuals in regard to the serving of their food and drink; the cleanliness of their clothing; the conveyance of their luggage; the cleanliness of their surroundings; and similar matters having to do with personal comfort, convenience, and appearance. A majority of these activities require either direct contact or close association with the recipient of the service.


Worker Requirements

Ability and willingness to take, understand, and follow orders; a courteous and cheerful manner in dealing with the public; facility in setting and adjusting oneself to a routine; manual dexterity; cleanliness and freedom from communicable diseases; willingness to wear a uniform; and physical stamina.


Sample Occupations


Sample Occupations
General Houseworker Companion (Personal Attendant)
Child Care Worker Cook
Nanny Caretaker
Governess


Related Clusters


Related MPC Departments

Food and Sales Services

Child Development

Animal Care Child and Adult Care