What is CaregiverCareers?

CaregiverCareers is an online niche job board designed to connect many of the nation’s best caregivers with health care providers. Whether you are a CNA, PCA, LPN or Companion, we’ve made the hiring process simple to ensure you connect with the right company and create a long lasting employment relationship. The website serves job seekers, employers, students, and career advisors with a variety of free online tools, information and resources.When you apply to jobs through CaregiverCareers, we allow you to opt-in to our database of active job seekers for free. This will allow employers and recruiters to search for your resume on our website and contact you with job opportunities. Please note that your privacy is extremely important to us, and your personal information can only be seen by paid customers of CaregiverCareers.

What types of jobs are available on CaregiverCareers?

Our site is used by hiring managers and recruiters to find those candidates with an interest in caregiving or caregiving work experience. Typical jobs include non-medical caregivers, homemakers, home health aides (HHA), licensed practical nurses (LPN), personal care assistants (PCA), and certified nursing assistants (CNA). These positions are normally listed by home health care agencies, non-medical companies, assisted living communities, independent living communities, nursing homes, hospitals, rehab centers, adult day care programs, and private care settings.

How do I search for a job on CaregiverCareers?

From the home page, you can enter the zip code and radius of the location you are interested in. On the Caregiver Dashboard, either click on the main “Search Jobs” box or use the “Search Jobs” dropdown which list three ways to search: General Search, Jobs by Category, or Jobs by Company. Once the results of a job search are displayed, you can further drill down in your search by using the sidebar at the right to filter by Job Type or Job Category.

Can I search for a job based on location?

Yes, simply enter your city, state or zip code in the location box. You can also filter how far a job is from your current location using the drop-down menu in the search fields using the values 10, 20, 30, 40 or 50 miles.

Why do some jobs appear higher in search results than others?

Your job search results are presented based on how closely they match your search criteria such as job keywords, job location, job category. The newer the job posting, the higher it will be displayed in the search results.

Is there a cost to search for jobs?

Your job search results are presented based on how closely they match your search criteria such as job keywords, job location, job category. The newer the job posting, the higher it will be displayed in the search results.

How do I get more (less) jobs to show up in search results?

To get more jobs to show up in search results, simply adjust your search filters so they are broader in scope – further from your current location or perhaps a wider keyword selection. For less jobs, tighten up your search filters by narrowing down your search filters to find more relevant jobs.

How do I create or edit a caregiver profile?

If this is your first visit to CaregiverCareers or you don’t have a free account yet, simply click on “Caregiver Profile” from the top menu of the home page. You’ll be redirected to a page where you can create a new account and submit your profile at the same time. Please take your time and fill out all the required fields in the profile form. You will be able to preview your caregiver profile (employer-view) after you have submitted the form. If you apply for a job and are not logged-in to CaregiverCareers (have caregiver profile on file), you’ll be presented with the same form as listed above. All job applications do require an online caregiver profile. To edit your caregiver profile, simply go to your Caregiver Dashboard and select the “My Profile” box. From here you can edit, hide, or delete the profile you have on file with us.

How do I submit a caregiver profile to a job posting?

If you apply to a job listing and don’t have a free account and caregiver profile yet, you’ll be asked to create an account first. If you are logged-in to CaregiverCareers and click “Apply Now” on a job posting, you’ll be presented with a pop-up form. This form is already populated with your online caregiver profile. Simply select the caregiver profile you wish to use, and click “Send Application”. Your contact information and caregiver profile will be sent to the contact person for the job posting.

Who can see my profile and contact information?

Your contact information and caregiver profile are sent to the hiring manager or contact person for the job posting you applied to. No one else can see this information, except for you when you are logged into your CaregiverCareers account.

Why do you create a free account when I first submit a profile?

We create a free account for you when your first submit a caregiver profile so you can update your contact information, set up job alert emails or job bookmarks, and easily apply to other jobs posted at CaregiverCareers. If you wish to delete your free account, please contact us anytime.

How do I apply to a job posting?

If you apply to a job listing and don’t have a caregiver profile yet, you’ll be asked to create one first. If you are logged-in to CaregiverCareers and click “Apply Now” on a job posting, you’ll be presented with a pop-up form. This form is already populated with your online caregiver profile. Simply select the online profile you wish to use, and click “Send Application”. Your contact information and caregiver profile will be sent to the contact person for the job posting.

What happens after I submit a job application?

After submitting your online caregiver profile to an employer’s job posting, you will be redirected to the original job posting. The employer will receive an email that includes your caregiver profile and contact information.

Why am I redirected to an employer website when applying?

Some employers may decide to use their own Applicant Tracking System (ATS) in lieu of the one provided by CaregiverCareers.com. When this happens, the “Apply Now” button will open a new tab in your web browser and redirect you to a new URL selected by the Employer.

What are job alerts?

Job alerts can be setup based on searches (by keyword, location keyword, category, job type) which are delivered by email either daily, weekly or nightly.

How do I create or stop a job alert?

You can subscribe to a job alert in one of two ways. From an individual job posting, simply click on “Alert me to jobs like this”. Alternatively, you can create a new job alert by clicking on the “My Alerts” menu located at the top of each page when logged in as a Caregiver. You can unsubscribe or stop job alerts by deleting individual alerts on the “My Alerts” page.

What is a job bookmark?

Job bookmarks are a simple solution to allow you to save jobs for future viewing. Each job bookmark can be given a note, allowing you to keep track of why you bookmarked the specific job.

How do I save or remove job bookmarks?

You can add a job bookmark directly from an individual job posting. Simply click on “Bookmark this Job”. To view or delete your bookmarks, click on “My Bookmarks” from the Caregiver Dashboard.