Do You Want To Become A Part Of The Comfort Keepers Team?
If you have a caring, loving spirit and like to take an active role in helping others, you possess key characteristics that are essential to being a Comfort Keeper.
The role of a Comfort Keeper is to help make someone's life better and help them stay or become independent and proud of living the life they want to lead. If you think you have what it takes, read on to find out if you have what it takes to become a part of our team.
Yes, Comfort Keepers are there to help seniors make lunch, do light chores around the house and take care of everything else they need to stay independent. However, the more important aspect of a Comfort Keepers job is to actively engage clients in life. This could include cooking favorite recipes together, reminiscing over old photos, visiting friends or attending community events, continuing favorite hobbies, taking a walk, doing puzzles.
Here are some personal characteristics that every Comfort Keeper has:
- They are creative
- Also very resourceful
- Joyful, positive, and outgoing, capable of making ordinary moments seem extraordinary
- A good communicator
- They have confidence
- They must be very professional
- Flexibility is crucial for any quality caregiver
- Patience is a virtue
- A good caregiver must be self-motivated
- Timeliness is essential
- Always be respectful and discrete
- Honesty is a defining characteristic
- Organizational skills are of upmost importance
Our caregivers also must be able to take criticism constructively when working with seniors. At the same time, a quality caregiver must also be able to work with a team to find solutions and solve problems. This means you have to be able to both think on your feet and outside the box.
In return, Comfort Keepers will be a fair employer to you. We will give you the opportunity to grow and you will walk away each day with a great dose of satisfaction knowing that the work you do helps others and makes their lives easier, livable and worth living.
To find out more about the job opportunities Comfort Keepers offers please give us a call at (303) 309-2759 or visit our Job Openings page.