Whether it’s due to injury, illness or aging, sometimes older adults need a little extra help, especially at home. However, family members and friends can’t always be there 24/7 to assist their aging loved one. That’s where ComForCare Home Care comes in. Our in-home care services and compassionate caregivers help individuals in Austin, Texas and the surrounding areas continue to live independently.
When it comes to home care, it’s important to have caregivers who are professional, compassionate about providing quality care and highly qualified. To help ensure every caregiver we hire meets our high standard of excellence we have a 10-step hiring process in place.
To be a ComForCare caregiver, each applicant must:
- Pass the Home Health Aide test (formally known as the National League of Nursing test) or state equivalent
- Take and pass drug screening, ethics, attitude and reliability tests (DEARs Assessment)
- Have criminal background and state driving record checks completed
- Have verifiable employment history and personal references
- Have professional certifications, licenses or registrations verified
- Be checked against state and federal sex offender registries
- Participate in a personal interview
- Participate in a full skills orientation
- Demonstrate an understanding of OSHA Universal Precautions, including proof of non-active TB results
- Be eligible for employment in the U.S.
A Great Opportunity
Caregivers truly make a difference in the lives of the individuals and families they work with. Whatever our clients need, our team is there to help. Whether it is a medication reminder or help with meal preparation, safety supervision or companionship, ComForCare allows clients to stay in their home and continue to do all of the things they love.
Would you like the make a difference in someone’s life every time you go to work? See a list of opportunities on the right to join our growing team in Austin, Texas. If you have any further questions about employment opportunities with our agency, please call 512-402-9599.