Type size

Our office

serves Amston, Andover, Ashford, Bolton, Brooklyn, Canterbury, Chaplin, Colchester, Columbia, Coventry, Danielson, Dayville, Eastford, East Hartford, East Windsor, Ellington, Enfield, Glastonbury, Hampton, Hebron, Lebanon, Manchester, Mansfield, Marlborough, Plainfield, Pomfret, Putnam, Scotland, Somers, South Windsor, Stafford Springs, Storrs, Thompson, Tolland, Vernon, Willimantic, Willington, Windham, Woodstock
Select a different office

Contact Us

Interest choice is required
First Name Required
Last Name Required
Phone Required
Email Required
* indicates a required field. We respect your right to privacy - view our policy.

Caregiver - On-Call Weekends

  1. Home
  2. Careers
  3. Job Description
 

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

Requirements:

  • 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.

Each Home Instead franchise is independently owned and operated.

Apply
Please enter your first name
Please enter your last name
Please enter your phone number
Please enter your email
By submitting this form, you consent to receive emails from Home Instead, Inc. and to be contacted by Home Instead, Inc. and its franchisees. Please note that you can withdraw your consent at any time, please refer to our privacy policy.
* required fields

Looking for advice?

Home Instead offers free monthly newsletters with tips and advice for caregivers of elderly loved ones. (Privacy Policy)

Home Instead offers free monthly newsletters with tips and advice for caregivers of elderly loved ones. (Privacy Policy)

Please select at least one newsletter.

Valid first name is required
Valid last name is required
Valid email address is required
View sample
View sample
View sample