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Weekend On-Call CAREGiver

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As a Weekend On-Call CAREGiver, you must maintain open availability for the duration of the designated On-Call period, in order to provide Caregiving Services to established Clients on a fill-in basis. The Weekend On-Call Caregiver will remain available during the hours of 7:00am Saturday through 10pm Sunday . (You can choose every weekend, or Every other weekend)  CAREGiver must maintain a cellular phone-in working order, to facilitate communication with the On-Call Supervisor who is responsible for directing the activity and assignment of the Weekend On-Call Caregiver.

The On-Call Caregiver is expected to be able to arrive at any location  (Centre and Clearfield Counties) within one (1) hour of notice from office staff. **A company vehicle may be available for longer distances. 

Must maintain an open availability during the designated weekend period, the On-Call Caregiver will be paid a retainer of $50 for Saturday and $50 Sunday. If the On-Call Caregiver is unavailable or unreachable by phone at any point during the designated On-Call period, the entire weekend retainer is surrendered. For any shifts actually worked at the direction of the On-Call Supervisor the On-Call Caregiver will be paid their standard wage schedule.


The On-Call CAREGiver provides a variety of non-medical services that allow seniors to remain in their homes.

Duties include, but are not limited to:
  • Companionship and conversation
  • Light housekeeping tasks and meal preparation
  • Medication and appointment reminders
  • Assistance with grooming and bathing
  • Assistance with toileting
  • Alzheimer’s Care
  • Running Errands
  • Preparing meals and cleaning up meal-related items
  • Provide stabilization and assistance with walking
*No previous experience necessary - skills training provided by Home Instead Senior Care*
Requirements to be an On-Call CAREGiver:
  • Ability to treat and care for seniors and their property with dignity and respect
  • Ability to communicate with clients in a friendly and congenial manner
  • Complete a criminal background check, DMV check and drug screen
  • Possess a valid driver’s license and valid auto insurance
  • Must be available to work within 1 hour of notice between the weekend hours of 5:00pm Friday through 8:00am Monday
  • Ability to lift, push and pull 25 pounds
  • Ability to bend, twist, stoop, kneel and reach

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