FirstLight Home Care of Boston NW is actively hiring Caregivers / Home Care Aides in the Greater Boston area with good availability and flexibility to work short shifts, 2 - 5 hours. Premium rates for 2-3 hour shifts available.
We are looking for several great caregivers to provide pre-operative transportation and in-home services post-operative to Veterans! A valid DL and your own vehicle required. Mileage from transportation is reimbursed.
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. FirstLight Home Care, an award-winning provider of non-medical home care with 250+ offices around the country, has opened its third location in Massachusetts to serve Metro Boston and surrounding communities.
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.