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Caregiver

Are you a people person with a strong desire to make others happy? If so, Comfort Keepers wants you to join our team of compassionate in-home caregivers.

At Comfort Keepers, you will spend your days providing joy, friendship, and at-home care services to seniors and other aging adults in need of some extra help.

As a caregiver, you will allow a senior the familiarity and comfort of staying in their own home without compromising their non-medical care. In addition to maintaining a senior’s health and well-being, you will work to provide positive experiences that enhance the quality of his or her life.
 

Caregiver Benefits:

  • Competitive pay & bonuses!
  • Flexible Scheduling
  • Supplemental health and life insurance through Aflac
  • Paid training opportunities for new and experienced candidates
  • Built in, company-wide support. We understand the importance of respecting and taking care of our staff
     

Job Responsibilities:

  • Establish open communication and develop friendly relationships with seniors and their families
  • Help seniors with daily tasks such as light housekeeping and organization
  • Accompany seniors to the grocery store, doctor appointments and pharmacy visits
  • Organize transportation, ambulation, and transfers
  • Encourage activity and movement
  • Inspire a positive, can-do attitude when it comes to daily tasks, appointments, and hobbies
  • Maintain a trusting and comforting environment in the home
     

Caregiver Qualifications:

  • PCA, HHA, and CNA license or at least one year of professional caregiving experience preferred, but not necessary
  • Must have a valid driver's license, automobile insurance, and reliable vehicle
  • Prior experience in a healthcare, hospitality, or in-home care environment a plus
  • Minimum high school diploma or GED required
  • Open availability strongly preferred
  • Team player who values friends and family
  • Able to stand, sit, walk, reach, kneel, crouch, and lift up to 25 pounds
  • Submit to Criminal Background Investigation, Motor Vehicle Driving Record
  • Submit to Pre-Employment Drug Screening
     

Comfort Keepers is strongly considering candidates with previous experience as a Caregiver, CNA, Home Health Aide, Personal Care Aide/Assistant, or similar positions.

This position is open at our La Porte office, located at 1719 State St, Ste C, La Porte, IN 46350.
HR direct line: (219) 362-9800

Our office serves La Porte, Valparaiso, Michigan City, Portage, Chesterton, Hobart, Hebron, Gary, New Carlisle, Westville, Lake Station, Kouts, Rolling Prairie, Wanatah, Union Mills, Hanna, Mill Creek, Kingsford Heights, Kingsbury and the surrounding areas. This position may require travel to those areas.

Learn more here: http://laporte-341.comfortkeepers.com/home/careers

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