In Home Senior Care Careers

Now Hiring Caregivers!

Gentle Shepherd Home Care is currently hiring warm-hearted, compassionate, patient and professional caregivers who enjoy working with and assisting seniors and those with special needs. We are a “premier” and locally-owned home care (non-medical) agency who provides “best-in-class”, in-home care services for the elderly and those with special needs. We are hiring in Colorado Springs and surrounding areas.

We value our caregivers by offering:

• Higher pay
• Excellent benefit
• Rewarding careers with advancement
• Monetary recognition rewards for outstanding service and tenure
• Full tuition and hours paid for Specialized Training & Certifications to enhance skills and professional credentials
• Flexible Schedules available: Full or part-time, weekdays, weekends, nights, overnights, 24/7
• We provide a positive, supportive work environment and are looking for flexible, experienced, honest, compassionate, and reliable caregivers

Services we provide:

• Companionship
• Meal Preparation
• Toileting/Incontinence assistance
• Shopping: Grocery, dry-cleaning, other
• Mobility & Transfer Assistance
• Respite Care for family members
• “Sitting” Care for those in the Hospital,
Nursing Homes, Rehab Centers, etc.
• Light Housekeeping & Gardening
• Bathing, grooming, dressing
• Transportation, Errands, Hospital Discharge, Doctor visits
• Medication reminders
• Organizing and scheduling appointments
• Pet Care
• Specialized Care & Support
Access to Specialized Training & Certifications
• Cancer
• Dementia
• Diabetes 
• Parkinson’s Disease
• Stroke Recovery
• Post Surgery
• COPD/Respiratory 
• Safety & Fall Prevention 
• COVID-19
• Heart Disease
Candidates must meet the following qualifications:
 Minimum of 21 years of age
 Minimum of 2 years of proven experience working with the elderly in a caregiving role
 Experience with meal planning and preparation, light housekeeping, mobility & transfer
 Experience caring for Cancer, Dementia, Diabetes, Stroke or post-surgery care/support a plus!
 A High School Diploma or (GED) required. A CNA or HHA certification is not required but a plus!
Pass a criminal background check and drug screening
 3 verifiable professional references
 Valid Colorado Driver’s License, good driving record, reliable auto & proof of insurance
 Proof of U.S. Citizenship or documentation of work eligibility in the U.S.
 Excellent communication skills (oral and written). Must be able to speak and write English
Detail oriented, organized, able to keep detailed records
Able to lift up to 40 lbs
Have a cell phone or way to communicate with the office daily
Be fully vaccinated against COVID-19

We welcome qualified caregivers who are seeking long-term and rewarding relationships with our clients and our team.