6 Benefits of Becoming a Home Instead Care Professional

Why choose the Home Instead® network for your caregiving career? Because we understand the importance of your job and the value of your skills. And we’re focused on caring for you, while you care for Clients. As a Care Pro, you can make a difference in someone’s life every day. The benefits below show how we can make a difference in yours.

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Care Pro Training & Benefits


1. Professional growth & training

Training programs can equip you to confidently step into an aging adult’s home and deliver the individualized care they need. Local Home Instead offices may also offer classroom sessions and OnDemand training opportunities to help you develop and expand your career.

In addition to ongoing training, Home Instead, Inc.’s own gerontologist, Lakelyn Hogan Eichenberger, hosts a free monthly webinar that dives deep into some aspects of aging or senior caregiving. Anyone can take advantage of this opportunity to further expand your knowledge and earn Continuing Education credits.

2. Benefits

Benefit options vary by franchise business location and may include holiday pay, travel expenses, health insurance and 401(k) participation.

3. Prioritized Care Pros Client matching

Seeking to match Care Pros’ skills with Clients’ needs is just the beginning. Local Home Instead offices also factor in your schedule, location, and previous Client preferences so you enjoy your shifts to the fullest.

4. Contribution to social purpose

When you partner with the Home Instead network, you can feel good knowing we’re constantly contributing to local communities. We can provide opportunities for you to give back with us in ways designed to improve society – especially in aspects that affect aging adults.

5. Contribution to diversity and inclusion

If you value diversity and inclusion, you’ll be thrilled to know the Home Instead network does, too. We constantly strive to expand the diversity of our network by including people from all different backgrounds with all kinds of talent to contribute to our mission: To expand the world’s capacity to care.

6. Enhanced professional reputation

When you work with Home Instead, you’re associating yourself with the leading brand in the senior care space. Identifying yourself as a Home Instead Care Pro automatically conveys that you’re as trustworthy and authentic as the brand itself.