As a provider of trusted and compassionate home care throughout the Annapolis Valley for 25 years, Careforce cooperative members and staff work as part of a team of like-minded professionals with proud roots in our community. If you are passionate about providing the highest quality of home health care - and you are dependable and friendly - you may be a perfect addition to our team. Apply online now or drop a resume off at our office at 946 Park Street in Kentville.
Careforce is more than a job. In fact, many of our more than 80 employees have established rewarding long-term careers with our growing company. Here are some of the things Careforce employees love about our company:
Our competitive wages - Careforce is proud to offer competitive wages because we believe in taking care of our employees. Our caregivers earn between $11.00 and $17.00 per hour depending on their education, previous work experience, personal caregiving experience, and the type of work they do at Careforce. We offer regular raises based on positive performance evaluations, as well.
Our worker co-op option - once you've worked for Careforce for one year (and 750 hours), you have an opportunity to become part owner of the business and enjoy your share of our profit. We all succeed together. To learn more about what a worker co-op is, click here.
Our flexible workplace culture - we know you have a life to live outside of work, and we work hard to ensure you find a proper work-life balance.
Our progressive group RSP matching plan.
Our impressive health and dental benefits plan.
Our employee and client referral incentives.
Our popular CARE points program, which rewards employees with cash for upgrading their skills through training and education. Careforce also pays employees directly to attend special workshops throughout the year.
The sure-handed guidance of our Nurses - professional caregiving can be a difficult job at times, but it becomes much easier when you have the guidance and mentorship of our friendly and skillful nurses. They increase your confidence and ensure you have the tools you need to thrive in your position.
Making a difference in people's lives - for many of our caregivers, there is no greater reward than knowing they have personally had a positive impact on the life of a client. You have the chance to do this every single day at Careforce.
Our values. When you join our team, you're joining a close-knit group of people who share common values that include friendship, trust, professionalism, optimism, doing the right thing, and so much more. We believe in our people and it shows.
Our reputation. Over our 25 years of operation, Careforce has earned a reputation for quality and professionalism one client at a time. We are thorough in our hiring practices, and our employees appreciate working for a company that 'does things right'.
To work with Careforce, you must meet the following mininum requirements:
Provide a recent and clean criminal record and vulnerable sectors check
Hold a valid certification in CPR and First Aid Level C
Hold a valid certification in WHMIS
Hold a valid certification in Food Handling
Access to reliable transportation is a major asset but is not required
Apply with Careforce
if you think you have the right attitude and skill set to join our team, now is the time to find out. Complete our Online Application.