Full Time Personal Helper/Companion with Guaranteed Weekly Salary/Benefits

Waltham, MA
Full Time


Are you interested in a full-time position working with the elderly as a personal helper/companion, one that comes with a guaranteed weekly salary but without the heavy lifting and personal care?

Seniors Helping Seniors of Greater Boston & Metrowest is seeking full-time personal helper/companions to work one-on-one with socially isolated seniors in Greater Boston and Metrowest. Services provided are nonmedical in nature and include companionship, transportation, shopping/errands, light housekeeping/household tasks, meal prep, activities, and more. For this full-time position, the personal helper/companion will be placed where business/client needs dictate and are not guaranteed the same clients or locations each week.

Experience is helpful but not required…paid training is provided.

*Compassionate, reliable, and flexible
*Older adult with 45+ years of life experience
*Covid-19 vaccinated (with booster preferred)

*Driver's license and insured auto (our clients are not accessible by public transportation)
*Personal cell phone
*Private email account and ability to send/receive emails
*Conversational English fluency

*Available 5 days per week between the hours of 8 a.m. – 8 p.m. and one available day must be a Saturday or Sunday. (If on a given week less than 40 hours are scheduled, the personal helper/companion must be on “standby” to work with a client during their predetermined available days/times)
*Willing to travel to any client in the Seniors Helping Seniors Greater Boston & Metrowest service area

We offer:
*Guaranteed 40-hour weekly salary based on a starting wage of $19 per hour
*Employer subsidized health (70%) and dental insurance (100%)
*Overtime eligible
*Paid Time Off (up to 80 hours annually)
*Earned sick time
*Paid training for newly hired employees

*Employee referral bonuses
*Continuing education opportunities and fun networking/social events
*An interesting and diverse client base
*A friendly group of peers; click the following link to meet some of our caregiving team: 
*The opportunity to work at one of the top workplaces with the happiest employees in Massachusetts (The Boston Globe's Top Places to Work Survey: 2021, 2020, 2019, 2018)

We look forward to hearing from you!

About Us:
Seniors Helping Seniors of Greater Boston & Metrowest is a unique home care agency that provides personalized care for seniors under a mission-driven business model of peers-helping-peers. Seniors Helping Seniors employs older adults as personal helpers/companions to work one-on-one with other older adults in Greater Boston/Metrowest communities to help maximize their social engagement and assist with everything from light housework and transportation to companionship. Today, Seniors Helping Seniors of Greater Boston and Metrowest is the leading provider of peer-to-peer companion care in Massachusetts, serving over 30 towns throughout the Greater Boston and Metrowest regions.


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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