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Careers

DESOTO -CAREGIVERS AND HOSPITAL SITTERS

Northwest Mississippi

Home Instead 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.
ALL SHIFTS NEEDED

JOB REQUIREMENTS

****NOTE**** If you have had a Covid-19 test within the last 90 days, please provide your negative test result. (not mandatory)

ALL POSITIONS REQUIRE YOU WORK 2 WEEKENDS A MONTH

In-Home Caregiver Positions:

  • 1-2 YEARS CAREGIVER EXPERIENCE
  • CURRENT TB SKIN TEST/ OR CHEST X RAY WITHIN 3 YEARS IS REQUIRED, WITH A NEGATIVE RESULT IN ORDER TO OBTAIN EMPLOYMENT.

  • CURRENT DRIVERS LICENSE

  • CURRENT AUTO INSURANCE

Hospital Sitter Positions

  • 2 TB SKIN TEST OR ANNUAL CHEST XRAY OR BLOOD DRAWN TB TITER TEST IS REQUIRED WITH A NEGATIVE RESULT, IN ORDER TO OBTAIN EMPLOYMENT.

  • 2 MMR VACCINATIONS

  • 2 CHICKEN POX VACCINATIONS (VARICELLA)

  • Flu Shot (During flu season)


Duties include, but are not limited to:
  • Companionship and conversation
  • Light housekeeping tasks and meal preparation
  • Medication and appointment reminders
  • Alzheimer’s Care
*No previous experience necessary - skills training provided by Home Instead*

Requirements to be a caregiver
  • 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 and valid auto insurance
We have a variety of shifts available with competitive pay and benefits. Find out more about this fulfilling career opportunity at homeinstead.com.