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Compassionate Care In The Comfort Of Your Own Home

Caregiver Career Opportunities

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 for the Colorado Springs and surrounding areas.

We value our caregivers by offering the following:
• Higher pay
• Excellent benefits (including vacation)
• Flexible schedules
• Rewarding careers with advancement
• Monetary recognition rewards for outstanding service and tenure
• We provide a positive, supportive work environment and are looking for flexible, experienced, honest, compassionate, and reliable caregivers
The care services we provide to our clients include:
• Companionship
• Meal Preparation
• Toileting/Incontinence assistance
• Shopping: Grocery, dry-cleaning, other
• Mobility & Transfer Assistance
• “Sitting” Care for those in the Hospital,
   Nursing Homes, Rehab Centers, etc.
• Respite Care for family members
• Light Housekeeping & Gardening
• Bathing, grooming, dressing
• Transportation, Errands, Hospital Discharge,
   Doctor visits
• Medication reminders
• Organizing and scheduling appointments
• Specialized Care Support for Cancer, Dementia,
   Diabetes, Stroke, Post- Surgery recovery
• Pet Care

Candidates considered 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!
Must be able to 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
Must be detailed oriented, organized, ability to keep detailed records
Have the ability to lift up to 40lbs
Must have a cell phone or way to communicate with the office daily
Flexible Schedules available: Full or part-time, weekdays, weekends, nights, overnights, 24/7
We welcome qualified caregivers who are seeking long-term and rewarding relationships with our clients and our team.