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​​​​​Thank you for your interest in joining the Home Instead Senior Care team. Below is a list of the open job opportunities in the West Hartford, CT area. To take the next steps in contacting us, please click Apply for the job posting of your choice.

Current Job Openings

2446 Albany Ave Suite 304
West Hartford, CT 06117
Serving Avon, Bloomfield, Canton, Collinsville, East Granby, Farmington, Hartford, North Granby, Simsbury, Suffield, Tariffville, Unionville, Weatogue, West Granby, West Hartford, West Simsbury, West Suffield, Windsor, Windsor Locks, Glastonbury, Granby, East Hartford and Surrounding Areas

CAREGiver

Job Details

CAREGiver Assignments: Home Instead Senior Care seeks caring and compassionate people to assist elderly clients. We provide a variety of non-medical services to allow seniors to remain in their homes and meet the challenges of aging with dignity, care and compassion. The individual needs of our clients vary, so we maintain a team of committed individuals of varied backgrounds, availability, location and experience level. Assignments vary depending upon client requirements; not all clients need or receive all services.

 
Services provided by Home Instead Senior Care include:
  • Companionship and conversation
  • Light housekeeping tasks and meal preparation
  • Medication reminders
  • Errands and shopping
  • Incidental transportation to appointments or activities
  • Assistance with grooming, bathing and hygiene
  • Assistance with toileting and incontinence issues 
  • Assistance with ambulation and transfer (with and without lifts)
  • Alzheimer's and dementia care
  • Hospice care
CAREGiver expertise and training will be matched to client needs.  Some training may be required for special situations.

CAREGiver Qualifications:
  • 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
  • Ability to adapt to a variety of individuals, cultures, and personalities
  • Satisfactory completion of criminal background check, motor vehicle record check and drug screen
  • Possess a valid driver’s license and valid auto insurance (required if driving clients)
  • Reliable transportation and ability to be precisely and consistently on-time for assignments.

Each Home Instead franchise is independently owned and operated.

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Overnight Caregiver

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Overnight CAREGivers:  Caring, reliable, compassionate people needed to provide overnight care to elderly clients in their homes and in assisted living facilities.  Avon/Simsbury/Farmington caregivers are encouraged to apply.  Weekday and weekend assignments available.

Home Instead Senior Care is looking for caring and compassionate CAREGivers to become a part of our team and join our mission of enhancing the lives of aging adults throughout our community.  Home Instead Senior Care provides a variety of non-medical services that allow seniors to remain in their home and meet the challenges of aging with dignity, care and compassion.  Specific tasks performed on assignments vary depending upon client needs and not all clients receive all services offered. 

Primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Companionship and conversation
  • Light housekeeping tasks and meal preparation
  • Medication reminders
  • Assistance with evening routine: bathing, grooming, dressing, hygiene
  • Assistance with toileting and incontinence issues
  • Alzheimer’s  and dementia care
  • Hospice Care
CAREGiver expertise and training will be matched to client needs.  Some training may be required for special situations.
 
CAREGiver Qualifications:
  • 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, motor vehicle record check and drug screen
  • Possess a valid driver’s license and valid auto insurance (required if driving clients)
  • Reliable transportation and ability to be precisely and consistently on-time for assignments.
  • Reliability and dedication to meeting commitments to clients and the company.
  • Ability to work effectively with varied personalities, cultures, and backgrounds

Each Home Instead franchise is independently owned and operated.

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Rise and Tuck

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Rise and Tuck:  Experienced caregivers needed to assist clients with morning and evening routines.  Experience with personal care required.

Home Instead Senior Care is looking for caring and compassionate CAREGivers to become a part of our team and join our mission of enhancing the lives of aging adults throughout our community.  Home Instead Senior Care provides a variety of non-medical services that allow seniors to remain in their home and meet the challenges of aging with dignity, care and compassion.  Level of care needed varies by client and not all clients receive all services.

Duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Companionship and conversation
  • Light housekeeping tasks and meal preparation
  • Medication and reminders
  • Assistance with grooming and bathing
  • Assistance with toileting and incontinence issues
  • Alzheimer’s and Dementia Care
  • Assistance and supervision of ambulation and transfers with or without mobility aids
  • Two-person assistance with lifts for difficult transfers
CAREGiver expertise and training will be matched to client needs.  Some training may be required for special situations.

Requirements to be a CAREGiver:
  • Ability to treat and care for seniors and their property with dignity and respect
  • Ability to work effectively with varied personalities and cultures.
  • Ability to communicate with clients in a friendly and congenial manner
  • Complete a criminal background check, DMV check and drug screen
  • Possess a car, valid driver’s license and valid auto insurance
  • Punctuality, reliability and dedication to meeting commitments.  

Each Home Instead franchise is independently owned and operated.

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Weekend CAREGivers

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Weekend CAREGivers - Looking for experienced CAREGivers for Saturday and Sunday assignments.

Home Instead Senior Care is looking for caring and compassionate CAREGivers to become a part of our team and join our mission of enhancing the lives of aging adults throughout our community.  Home Instead Senior Care provides a variety of non-medical services that allow seniors to remain in their home and meet the challenges of aging with dignity, care and compassion. Assignments vary depending upon client needs and not all clients need or receive all services. 

Services provided by Home Instead Senior Care include:

  • Companionship and conversation
  • Light housekeeping tasks and meal preparation
  • Medication reminders
  • Errands and shopping
  • Incidental transportation to appointments or activities
  • Assistance with activities of daily living: bathing, grooming, hygiene, toileting, ambulation/transfer, feeding 
  • Alzheimer's and dementia care
  • Hospice care
CAREGiver expertise and training will be matched to client needs.  Some training may be required for special situations.

CAREGiver Qualifications:
  • 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
  • Ability to adapt to a variety of individuals, cultures, and personalities
  • Satisfactory completion of criminal background check, motor vehicle record check and drug screen
  • Possess a valid driver’s license and valid auto insurance (required if driving clients)
  • Reliable transportation and ability to be precisely and consistently on-time for assignments.
  • Dependability and dedication to meeting commitments to clients and the company.

Each Home Instead franchise is independently owned and operated.

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CAREGiver - Avon/Farmington/Simsbury

Job Details

CAREGivers needed for clients in Avon/Farmington/Simsbury:  Home Instead Senior Care seeks caring and compassionate people to assist elderly clients. We provide a variety of non-medical services to allow seniors to remain in their homes and meet the challenges of aging with dignity, care and compassion. The individual needs of our clients vary, so we maintain a team of committed individuals of varied backgrounds, availability, location and experience level. Assignments vary depending upon client requirements; not all clients need or receive all services.

 
Services provided by Home Instead Senior Care include:
  • Companionship and conversation
  • Light housekeeping tasks and meal preparation
  • Medication reminders
  • Errands and shopping
  • Incidental transportation to appointments or activities
  • Assistance with grooming, bathing and hygiene
  • Assistance with toileting and incontinence issues 
  • Assistance with ambulation and transfer (with and without lifts)
  • Alzheimer's and dementia care
  • Hospice care
CAREGiver expertise and training will be matched to client needs.  Some training may be required for special situations.

CAREGiver Qualifications:
  • 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
  • Ability to adapt to a variety of individuals, cultures, and personalities
  • Satisfactory completion of criminal background check, motor vehicle record check and drug screen
  • Possess a valid driver’s license and valid auto insurance (required if driving clients)
  • Reliable transportation and ability to be precisely and consistently on-time for assignments.

Each Home Instead franchise is independently owned and operated.

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Dementia companion - Glastonbury

Job Details

Companion needed for elderly woman in Glastonbury: 3 days/week 12PM to 3PM. Caring, patient, kind, gentle person needed to provide companionship and engagement.  Experience working with dementia clients preferred.

Home Instead Senior Care is looking for caring and compassionate CAREGivers to become a part of our team and join our mission of enhancing the lives of aging adults throughout our community.  Home Instead Senior Care provides a variety of non-medical services that allow seniors to remain in their home and meet the challenges of aging with dignity, care and compassion.

Primary responsibilities of this assignment include, but are not limited to:

  • Companionship and conversation
  • Dementia Care
  • Stimulating activities using art, music, movement
  • Caring, gentle, patient demeanor
  • 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, motor vehicle record check and drug screen
  • Possess a valid driver’s license and valid auto insurance (required if driving clients)

We have a variety of shifts available with competitive pay and benefits.  Find out more about this fulfilling career opportunity at homeinstead.com.

Each Home Instead franchise is independently owned and operated.

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CAREGiver - South Windsor/Glastonbury

Job Details

CAREGivers needed for clients in Glastonbury/South Windsor:  Home Instead Senior Care seeks caring and compassionate people to assist elderly clients. We provide a variety of non-medical services to allow seniors to remain in their homes and meet the challenges of aging with dignity, care and compassion. The individual needs of our clients vary, so we maintain a team of committed individuals of varied backgrounds, availability, location and experience level. Assignments vary depending upon client requirements; not all clients need or receive all services.
 

Services provided by Home Instead Senior Care include:

  • Companionship and conversation
  • Light housekeeping tasks and meal preparation
  • Medication reminders
  • Errands and shopping
  • Incidental transportation to appointments or activities
  • Assistance with grooming, bathing and hygiene
  • Assistance with toileting and incontinence issues 
  • Assistance with ambulation and transfer (with and without lifts)
  • Alzheimer's and dementia care
  • Hospice care
CAREGiver expertise and training will be matched to client needs.  Some training may be required for special situations.

CAREGiver Qualifications:
  • 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
  • Ability to adapt to a variety of individuals, cultures, and personalities
  • Satisfactory completion of criminal background check, motor vehicle record check and drug screen
  • Possess a valid driver’s license and valid auto insurance (required if driving clients)
  • Reliable transportation and ability to be precisely and consistently on-time for assignments.

Each Home Instead franchise is independently owned and operated.

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Companion - Manchester

Job Details

Companion/Home Helper - Manchester - Friendly, personable individual needed to assist elderly gentleman in the home.  2 days per week 11AM to 2PM. Should be upbeat, good conversationalist who can discuss a variety of topics. Military experience a plus. Good opportunity for retiree.

Home Instead Senior Care is looking for caring and compassionate CAREGivers to become a part of our team and join our mission of enhancing the lives of aging adults throughout our community.  Home Instead Senior Care provides a variety of non-medical services that allow seniors to remain in their home and meet the challenges of aging with dignity, care and compassion.

Primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Companionship and conversation
  • Light housekeeping tasks and meal preparation
  • Errands and incidental transportation for appointments
  • 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, motor vehicle record check and drug screen
  • Possess a valid driver’s license and valid auto insurance (required if driving clients)

Each Home Instead franchise is independently owned and operated.

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Recruiting Coordinator

Job Details

Recruiting Coordinator: Home Instead Senior Care is looking for an organized, motivated, self-starter to provide clerical/administrative support to our CAREGiver recruitment function.   Home Instead Senior Care provides a variety of non-medical services to allow seniors to remain in their home and meet the challenges of aging with dignity, care and compassion.  Become a part of our team and join our mission of enhancing the lives of aging adults throughout our community.

Responsibilities

  • Phone screen job applicants
  • Recommend applicants for in-person interview
  • Schedule interviews with recruiter
  • Submit background checks, administer drug tests, perform reference checks
  • Maintain applicant tracking data in Applicant Stack tracking system
Qualifications
  • Effective written and verbal communication
  • Excellent phone skills
  • Sound computer skills and ability to learn Applicant Stack tracking system
  • Experience and/or training in HR a plus
  • Ability to interact with a variety of people
  • Must be organized and detail-oriented.
  • US Citizen or Green Card holder

Each Home Instead franchise is independently owned and operated.

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