Fairfax County - South

Short 4 hour shifts available for CNA/PCA/HHA and Home Helper/Companions!!

Every single day, families are struggling to cope. Many are raising children, working demanding jobs, and trying to care for a senior family member. Advances in medicine and healthier lifestyles help seniors live longer and continue to lead more productive lives. But the numbers also tell another story. More and more children need to help care for their parents. Women, especially, are caught between balancing the care of their parents with piano lessons and Little League for the kids, a full-time job, church, community, and volunteer activities. These family caregivers eventually run out of hours in the day; the stress becomes too great, and the balance is broken. That's where you come in.

As a dedicated Care Professional, you can help these families restore balance, order and peace to their lives and help their loved ones remain at home.
Caring for seniors is a labor of love that requires a special person with just the right touch. That's why, when you provide care with the Home Instead network, you become a Care Professional.

Becoming a paid caregiver is a unique job with many joys and rewards, as well as responsibilities and challenges, both physical and emotional. As a Home Instead Care Professional, you'll meet wonderful people, build fulfilling relationships, and make a difference in the lives of your clients.

What's in it for you?

  • Flexible scheduling - perfect for retirees, stay-at-home moms, empty nesters
  • Training provided
  • Supplemental income
  • Very rewarding
  • A way to meet and interact with others outside of your home

To learn more about caregiving and what it means to be a Home Instead Care Professional please contact Amy Reynolds at 703/750-6644.


Home Instead is the leading home care provider in Northern VA, and the world! We’ve earned 5.0 stars on Google because “To us, it’s Personal.” Our clients love us and we love them, and we understand the heart of our company is our caregivers.

Our Culture

At Home Instead Annandale, you will be more than just a Caregiver. You will be a Care Professional (CarePro). We strive to honor and respect every CarePro for their unique gifts. We have a thorough training program to prepare you for your assignments, a recognition program to ensure you get the credit you deserve, and competitive pay & benefits so your efforts can support you and your family.

Typical Shift

Your shift will start with traveling to the home of your assigned client. Client needs vary, so we match Care Professionals’ skills to the client's needs. You may be asked to do light housekeeping, companionship, outings, medical appointments, showers, toileting, medication reminders, dressing, grooming, oral care, escorting, transferring, or any other ADL or IADL according to the client’s needs. You will NOT be asked to do skilled nursing tasks like administering medications, injections, wound care, or therapy.

Candidate Profiles

Successful Care Professionals come from various backgrounds and skill levels, including:

  • Experienced caregivers
  • People with caring hearts without caregiving experience
  • Caregivers or CNAs who enjoy assisted living, or skilled nursing but want a change from a facility.
  • Home health, hospice, or home care aids
  • New CNA graduates
  • Empty-nesters seeking a service-oriented part-time job
  • Stay-at-home parents wanting flexible daytime hours
  • Students
  • Future nurses
  • Retirees


  • Companions $15.00 - $16.00 / hour
  • Personal Care (PCA/CNA/HHA) $17.00 - $18.00 / hour


  • Health Insurance
  • 401k
  • Vacation Bonus
  • Paid Training

Schedules Available

  • Full-time
  • Part-time


  • Monday to Friday
  • Weekend availability
  • Weekends only
  • No weekends
  • Holidays


  • Days
  • Mornings
  • Afternoons
  • Evenings
  • Overnight
  • Holidays
  • After School


  • Annandale
  • Alexandria
  • Springfield
  • Burke
  • Lorton
  • Fairfax
  • Falls Church


  • Authorized to work in the United States
  • Ability to communicate effectively with clients
  • Driver License, and reliable vehicle with proof of registration and insurance
  • Ability to lift 25 lbs or more
  • Applicable Certification
Home Instead - Annandale, VA

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