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In-Home CareGiver (Hoyer Trained Preferred)

Homewatch CareGivers of Windsor
864 reviews
Windsor, CT
$15.50 - $16.00 an hour - Part-time, Full-time, Per diem


Windsor, CT

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  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Flexible schedule
  • Health insurance
  • Mileage reimbursement
  • On-the-job training

Full job description

About us

Homewatch CareGivers is a small business in Windsor, CT. We are rewarding, collaborative, and inclusive and our goal is to preserve dignity, protect independence, and provide peace of mind for our clients and their loved ones. Getting to know our clients in a holistic manner is at the core of our person-centered approach to care and is seen throughout every part of our organization. At Homewatch CareGivers, we care deeply about the well-being of our clients and their family members, our partners, and our employees.

Our work environment includes:

  • Flexible working hours
  • On-the-job training
  • Growth opportunities
  • Benefits package
  • Equal Opportunity Employer that values our diverse team of caregivers and office staff

Each client is unique and job responsibilities vary according to the needs of the client. Common responsibilities include:

  • Assisting with personal hygiene like bathing/showering, toileting, changing, and oral hygiene
  • Transferring clients with or without mechanical lifts
  • Homemaking duties: meal prep, light housekeeping, laundry, errands, etc.
  • Companionship
  • Transportation
  • Monitoring & documentation
  • Other non-medical home care duties as assigned

The ideal candidate will possess the following characteristics:

  • Ability and willingness to safely assist elders and clients of all ages with their care needs including assisting with hands-on care
  • Dependable - able to commit to your scheduled shifts and reliably get to and from your clients' homes
  • Compassionate, flexible, and able to work with many different personalities in a positive manner
  • Openness to feedback and learning new approaches and techniques
  • Professional and trustworthy
  • Able to work independently in a client's home

Additional Qualifications

  • Age 18 years or older (age 21 or older if providing transportation)
  • Able to legally work in the United States
  • Satisfactory results of a criminal background check and drug test
  • Verifiable references
  • Reliable transportation and backup transportation

Job Types: Per diem, Part-time, Full-time

Pay: $15.50 - $16.00 per hour


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Flexible schedule
  • Health insurance
  • Mileage reimbursement
  • Paid sick time
  • Paid time off
  • Paid training
  • Referral program
  • Vision insurance

Medical specialties:

  • Home Health


  • Day shift
  • Evening shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • Night shift
  • Rotating weekends
  • Weekends as needed

Supplemental pay types:

  • Bonus opportunities
  • Differential pay
  • Overtime pay

Application Question(s):

  • If you have caregiving experience that is not listed on your resume, please describe it here. Please include both professional and family/volunteer caregiving experience.
  • If you are not able to drive yourself to work, please describe your means of transportation and your backup plan if your main source of transportation is unavailable.


  • Caregiving: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Independent Use of a Hoyer Lift: 1 year (Preferred)


  • Driver's License or Adult Permit and an Insured Vehicle (Preferred)

Work Location: In person