As a caregiver, you’ll often hear people say that it takes a “certain type” of person to work in the home care industry. They’re right! It takes caring individuals with a passion for helping people.
As a caregiver, people will depend on you to be there in their time of need and we’re not going to lie—you may end up in a difficult situation where you need to make important choices. The good thing is at Preferred Home Care of New York, we make sure that you will be trained, certified, and prepared for those type of situations.
Caregivers are responsible for providing the elderly with companionship and daily tasks such as light housekeeping, running errands, and may require some physical activity and movement. You’ll be spending much of your time with the patient in wherever they call home and you may develop a long-lasting relationship. In fact, many of our caregivers are considered family by clients because they become such an important part of their daily life.
At Preferred Home Care of New York, we look for people who we would want caring for our own parents. If this sounds like something you would enjoy and are interested in learning how to become a caregiver in NYC, we recommend you follow the steps below to get started:
We look forward to hearing from you and excited to get you started with your new career! Be sure to browse our other NYC job listings for other administrative opportunities at our office!