Waltham, MA
Part Time


For the 4th year running, Seniors Helping Seniors of Greater Boston and Metrowest has been named a top workplace with the happiest employees in Massachusetts (#3 Medium Company) in The Boston Globe's Top Places to Work Survey*, and we're looking for exceptional people to join our team of personal helpers/companions! (*The Boston Globe, December 5, 2021)


Hear it straight from our employees:

We offer:

  • Above-average starting wage of $17 per hour

  • Paid training for newly hired employees

  • Referral bonuses

  • Flexible schedules up to 30+ hours per week (Grandparent friendly!)

  • Earned sick time

  • Continuing education opportunities and fun networking/social events

  • An interesting and diverse client base

  • A friendly group of peers to work with

  • The opportunity to work for one of the top employers with the happiest employees in Massachusetts (The Boston Globe's Top Places to Work Survey: 2021, 2020, 2019, 2018).

Under our unique model of peers-helping-peers, our older adult personal helpers/companions work one-on-one with elderly clients in the community, providing non-medical services that may include:

  • Companionship

  • Shopping/errands

  • Light housekeeping

  • Transportation

  • Activities

  • Meal prep

  • and more!

We're actively hiring older adults who are compassionate, reliable, and flexible.

Minimum requirements:

  • Older adult with 45+ years of life experience

  • COVID-19 Vaccinated

  • Driver's license and insured auto (our clients are not accessible by public transportation)

  • Cell phone

  • Personal email account and ability to send/receive emails

  • Conversational English fluency

  • Weekend availability a plus (in addition to weekdays)

  • Live centrally in our Greater Boston/Metrowest service area with accessibility to multiple client locations such as: Arlington, Belmont, Boston, Brighton, Brookline, Cambridge, Dedham, Framingham, Jamaica Plain, Lexington, Medford, Natick, Needham, Newton, Sudbury, Waltham, Watertown, Wayland, Wellesley, West Roxbury, Weston


We look forward to hearing from you!

We are an equal opportunity employer and prohibit discrimination/harassment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

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