Personal Care Aide – Frederic Fleming House

West Side Federation For Senior and Supportive Housing, Inc.

Frederic Fleming House

Job Description:  Personal Care Aide

Under the supervision of the on-site building staff, provide a range of services and supervision to residents of Frederic Fleming House with the goal of enabling residents to live as safely and independently as possible.  The Personal Care Aide will:

  • Supervise the personal hygiene and physical well-being of the residents.
  • Assist residents as needed in activities of daily living, including: bathing, dressing, grooming, toileting, walking, and other personal care needs.
  • Monitor to assure that residents are eating meals regularly each day.
  • Assist residents in using the dining room, participating in activity programs, and joining in the life of the residence.
  • Escort residents to medical and other appointments as directed, including visiting residents who are in hospital.
  • Assist kitchen staff as needed in meal preparation, serving, and clean up.
  • Assist housekeeper/porter as assigned, including participating in recycling activities and laundry.
  • Travel for errands to stores, clinics, and offices as directed.
  • Monitor the safety and security of the building and residents by staffing the front desk, including:
  • Interacting with residents in cordial, respectful way, spending time with them and assessing their individual needs
  • Screening visitors
  • Monitoring any alarm and security systems
  • Answering phone calls.

Additionally, with regard to working within the Fleming House community and with other staff members, the Personal Care Aide will:

  • Work as a member of a team to establish and maintain high level of care and respect for the resident community.
  • Work cooperatively with other staff members.
  • Actively communicate any issues or concerns to his/her supervisor.
  • Report information about resident progress, needs, and problems with other staff.
  • Attend training sessions and conferences as required for enhancement of job skills.
  • Implement emergency procedures as necessary.
  • Submit all required reports in a complete and timely manner.
  • Assist with other duties as directed.


  • Preferred: Minimum of 1 year experience working with dependent persons
  • At least 18 years of age.
  • Emotionally, mentally, and physically able to perform job responsibilities.
  • Able to speak, read, and write English (as required by DSS regulation 42323.9.13)


Sunday, Monday, Wednesday and Thursday: 8:15am – 6pm

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