FirstLight Home Care of Boston NW is actively hiring Caregivers in the Greater Boston area with good availability and flexibility to work all shifts, including short shifts, 2 - 5 hours. ***Premium rates for 2-3 hour shifts available.***
If you are reliable, compassionate, and want to help make a difference in one's quality of life, come join a rapidly growing company that values its Caregivers above all else, promotes diversity and respects quality of life.
Duties and Responsibilities
Providing companionship and developing caring relationships
Cooking meals or assisting with meal preparation
Reminding clients to exercise and take medications
Shopping and running errands with/for clients
Driving/accompanying them to appointments or social events
Assisting with light housework
Ensuring client safety and monitoring/recording health changes
Other Companion Care services, as assigned
Personal Care services including: bathing, grooming, dressing, mobility assistance, toileting and incontinence care
Our caregivers are direct employees (not contractors) and we are proud to offer:
Competitive pay starting at $14.50 per hour
Flexible shifts based on availability
Time-and-a-half paid on 11 Holidays
Ongoing training at no cost to employee
Employee referral bonus program
Qualifications and Skills
All employees must be able to pass a National Background Check and Drug Test.
Vehicle, valid Driver's License and proof of auto insurance is required.
CNA/HHA preferred, but not required. Experience is a plus.
Our service area includes Arlington, Belmont, Brighton, Brookline, Cambridge, Lexington, Medford, Melrose, Somerville, Stoneham, Wakefield, Waltham, Watertown, Winchester and Woburn.
1+ to 2 years of experience
High school degree
Certified Nursing Assistant, Certified Home Health Aide
Respite Care, Personal Care, Light Housecleaning, Meal Preparation, Bathing/Dressing, Dementia