Rewarding Careers Working As A Home Caregiver And Assisted Living Aide
The caregiver & the assisted living profession defined
Comfort Keepers® of Coeur d’Alene, ID, helps the over-65s to live happy and independent lives at home. An assisted living facility (ALF)—and those who work in them—offer a truly valuable service. But given the choice, most of the city's seniors prefer our exceptional home caregiver plans to living in a retirement community.
Our in home care services are reliant on people who dedicate themselves to this rewarding career. Whether part-time or full-time, we have gratifying opportunities in senior home care for the right candidates. Keep reading to see if you fit the bill as a professional home carer.
This is a demanding yet satisfying vocation. It's ideal for compassionate men and women who have a genuine desire to help older adults in the community. Nothing is more important to Comfort Keepers in Coeur d’Alene than providing outstanding care for our clients. To achieve this, it's crucial that we attract the right people, and the reason we offer competitive benefits and attractive salaries.
Here's a breakdown of the full range of benefits Comfort Keepers can offer the ideal candidates:
- competitive pay and benefits (see below)
- Shift differential for working outside normal hours
- Mileage reimbursement if traveling afar
- Merit-based pay increases along with bonus potential
- Comprehensive insurance liability
- Career advancement opportunities
- Flexible schedules for both caregiver & assisted living careers
- Ongoing education and training
For our full-time staff, there's the addition of 401k/IRA accounts and health insurance.
Interested In Caregiver Or Assisted Living Careers?
If we've got your attention, you'll have noticed how Comfort Keepers looks after our employees. We know that a happy worker is a good worker, and it's important to us that you feel valued and forever appreciated. For the right people, caregiving checks a lot of boxes. Whether you prefer to work in the client's home or at an ALF is pretty much down to personal preference. Elderly care is a job that also helps you to improve your own character and wellbeing as much is it does the care recipient.
What It Takes To Be A Comfort Keeper
The interests of our clients and the happiness of our employees are Comfort Keepers two primary objectives. A Comfort Keeper is someone with people skills—a person who enjoys making positive differences in the lives of those they care for. You will learn about our famous Interactive Caregiving™ approach. You will then embrace its concepts as you design customized care plans for your clients.
If you think you have what it takes to become a professional caregiver in Coeur d’Alene, ID, please don't hesitate to get in touch. Our qualified and experienced care coordinators are here to help you as well as our seniors. Send us a message or call (208) 357-4295.
At Comfort Keepers®, we help seniors get the most out of their retirement years with in-home care that allows them to live safely and independently.
Whether you're looking for a part-time job, or the start of a lifelong career, we have something for you. We're looking for compassionate men and women who want to help us help others.
Are You a Comfort Keeper®?
Along with our competitive pay, we also offer comprehensive benefits*, such as:
Flexible Scheduling to Work When You Want
We offer client care 24 hours a day, seven days a week. This allows us to have shift availability based on your needs. We understand that you are very busy and have your own responsibilities, such as taking care of family and your home. We want to make scheduling for you as easy as possible.
At Comfort Keepers, we'll match you with clients that need support at times when you're available. Your supervisor will work with you to find coverage if you need time off to take care of yourself or your family’s needs.
Health Education and Care Training
We want you to be the best caregiver you can be, which is why we provide courses for you to continue your education. Our online program lets you learn at your own pace, and discover what is interesting to you.
Choose from more than 2,000 online courses, in several health-related fields. Our continuing education program lets you earn more than 70 professional certifications. As you develop your knowledge and skills, our company offers opportunity for advancement. We want you to grow, not only to better serve our clients, but also so you can gain new career opportunities with us.
Have a Career Helping Others
What our caregivers love the most about their job is the happiness they get from helping others. This can be a powerful and rewarding experience. Comfort Keepers helps seniors so they can continue to be a part of the community and live independently for much longer.
With Comfort Keepers, you get paid to bring joy to others. You can't put a price tag on that.
Comfort Keepers Job Opportunities
At Comfort Keepers, our primary goal is not only the wellness of our clients but the happiness of our employees.
As a caregiver, you’ll not only take care of daily living needs, but you will also build valuable relationships with your clients based around mutual respect, trust, and compassion. They rely on us for so much more than basic care services, which is why your role in helping them is so vital.
Our unique approach to in-home care makes us stand apart from the competition, thanks to our Interactive Caregiving™ approach. We get to know our clients on a personal level, allowing us to give the most customized care possible.
Almost all seniors have the same wish: to stay in their own homes as long as possible. With the invaluable care that Comfort Keepers provides, we make that goal an attainable reality. As a trained in-home caregiver, you will make a difference in someone else’s life.
Kick-start Your Career in Homecare Today
Joining Comfort Keepers is also a great way to kick-start your career in the homecare field, whether you aspire to be a medical assistant, nurse, or other related professional. You’ll gain hands-on experience that can take you closer to achieving your own professional dreams.
We also seek individuals who can help solve problems as a team, uphold procedures and protocols, and accept constructive criticism. In return, we offer competitive compensation, a highly flexible work schedule, and opportunities to impact someone’s life in a meaningful and fulfilling way.
Comfort Keepers offers rich, rewarding jobs, and career paths for people at any stage in life, whether you are just joining the workforce, ready to jump back in after time off to raise a family, or looking to stay active in retirement. If you’re ready for a job that can transform lives through compassionate, professional, in-home care, contact us today! We’d love to hear from you.