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Caregiver - On-Call Weekends

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Caregiver - On-Call for Weekends - Hiring Immediately!

Are you someone who has great flexibility on your weekends? Enjoys working with a variety of people whose needs may vary? Likes knowing that you are making a tremendous difference in the lives of others? Then you might just be the person we're looking for!

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

Hours: Friday beginning 5:30 pm through Monday 8:00 am; days, evenings, overnights possible within Windham and Tolland Counties.

Compensation: $100.00 stipend per weekend AND hourly compensation paid for all service hours completed with clients. Salary range for service hours: $12/hr. - $15/hr (all rates will increase effective January 1, 2021)

As an On-Call Weekend CAREGiver, it is highly likely that you will be called to cover short-notice shifts and/or to conduct CAREGiver introductions. If you decline the offer of a shift, you will forfeit the $100.00 stipend.

Primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Light housekeeping tasks and meal preparation
  • Medication and appointment reminders
  • Assistance with grooming and bathing
  • Assistance with toileting and incontinence care
  • Assistance with transfers and ambulation
  • Companionship and client engagement


  • Must be willing to work with both male and female clients.
  • Must be able to work in a home with pets (i.e. dogs, cats).
  • A minimum of 2 years personal care experience required.
  • 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, reliable transportation and valid auto insurance.

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