Job Opportunities

We are currently accepting applications for hourly, live-in, and seasonal caregivers.  We seek caregivers who are sensitive to what a client is experiencing, and concerned about helping the client cope with their circumstances, remain engaged, and make a difference in their own lives and the community.

If you enjoy helping clients remain independent and comfortable in their own home and have the desire to make a difference in others’ lives, we encourage you to apply to join our team.

Responsibilities

Caregiver responsibilities will differ based on each client’s needs.  They may include preparing meals, reminding client to take medication, companionship, light housekeeping, helping client maintain a safe environment, transporting client in your own or client’s vehicle, doing shopping/errands for client.  Providing personal care assistance may also be required (dressing, bathing, feeding, toileting, helping client transfer and/or ambulate).

Requirements

  • One year of experience preferred
  • CNA or HHA certificate helpful
  • Attentive to client needs, positive attitude, communication skills
  • Patient and kind personality
  • Valid driver’s license and automobile insurance, a reliable vehicle

All employment offers are contingent upon applicant successfully passing our company’s background and reference checks, including verification of education and work experience.

Orientation

New staff members are oriented how to provide care giving services based on client needs, interests, and expectations.

How to Apply

Caregivers must complete an Employment Application at our office located at 1216 Farmington Avenue in West Hartford.  Applications are accepted between 10:00 am and 4:00 pm, Monday through Thursday.

 

Companions for Living is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer.