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Live in Caregiver Jobs

We are currently looking to add to our team of live-in caregivers and home health aides for the elderly in the greater shoreline Connecticut region – primarily in the Old Saybrook, Westbrook, Essex, Deep River, Waterford, Niantic, and Lyme/Old Lyme areas.

 

We do not require any license or previous experience, although it is a plus if you do have caregiver experience. We currently have openings for both part-time (2-4 days/week) and full-time (7 days a week) live in home health aides. Live-in caregivers spend their sleep time at the client’s home in a Golden Horizons-approved suitable living environment.

Job Responsiblities

Every client is unique in their care needs, however, live-in caregivers generally should expect to perform the same duties as our hourly personal care attendants and homemakers/companions. Live in caregivers stay overnight at the client’s and are given sleep time breaks. Some of the tasks you may be asked to perform as a live-in caregiver:

Provide the same services as a personal care attendant:

  • Bathing

  • Toileting

  • Dressing

 

Provide the same services as a homemakers/companions

  • Light housekeeping

  • Meal preparation

  • Assist with activities of daily living

  • Medication reminders

  • Socialization

  • Kitchen/Bathroom cleaning

Job Requirements

Providing top-notch care starts with you! Your ability to care is a gift. In addition to this, we also require that all of our caregivers possess the following qualities:

Experience in caring for someone with Alzheimer's or dementia is also always a plus. 

  • Reliable means of transportation. Driver’s license/car not required but caregiver must be able to have his/her own means of getting to and from client’s homes.

  • Kind heart with a passion for serving others

  • Previous experience preferred, but not required!

  • Ability to pass federal background check

  • Ability to pass drug test

  • At least 1-2 professional references

  • Ability to speak English sufficiently so as to perform the duties of the job

What we offer

We value our employees like family! Join our Golden Horizons team to enjoy the benefits below & more!

  • Competitive Wages

  • Weekly Pay with direct deposit

  • Flexible Scheduling! Work part-time or full-time based on your own needs

  • Paid training

  • 401K Benefits Available after a year of employment

  • PPE, Gloves, Masks & Sanitizers provided for safety measures

Ready to apply?

Getting started is as easy as 1, 2, 3! Simply click on each link below to verify employment, release for background, and provide your application information.