Home Instead Senior Care

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Home Instead Senior Care Reviews

Updated December 3, 2014
Updated December 3, 2014
235 Reviews
3.3
235 Reviews
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Roger Baumgart
40 Ratings

Review Highlights

Pros
  • Great group of people who want to make a difference and help seniors (in 10 reviews)

  • Flexible hours that work around your schedule (in 17 reviews)


Cons
  • Hounded you for shifts even if you couldn't work, low pay, poorly managee (in 17 reviews)

  • No benefits back then in 2010 and unreliable caregivers relieving one from a shift (in 16 reviews)

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  1.  

    Good company to work for, flexible on hours and days off

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Senior Caregiver in Saint Paul, MN
    Former Employee - Senior Caregiver in Saint Paul, MN

    I worked at Home Instead Senior Care (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    doing a job that's good for society

    Cons

    painful when a client checks out

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  2.  

    Good Company to work for

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Caregiver in Hickory, NC
    Former Employee - Caregiver in Hickory, NC

    I worked at Home Instead Senior Care full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    The connections to the clients and their families.

    Cons

    Work- life balance, pay, and also not compensated for taking on extra shifts

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  3.  

    Assist Elderly With Everyday Life.

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Caregiver in Crossville, TN
    Current Employee - Caregiver in Crossville, TN

    I have been working at Home Instead Senior Care full-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    Working With This Company, Allows Me Feel What I Do Day To Day Is Important.

    Cons

    My Weekly Hours Are Low.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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  5. 1 person found this helpful  

    Very great company to work for. Very Nice staff.

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    • Senior Management
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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Caregiver in Birmingham, AL
    Current Employee - Caregiver in Birmingham, AL

    I have been working at Home Instead Senior Care full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Flexible hours, Nice staff, great pay

    Cons

    Nothing Cons to say about this Employee.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  6.  

    Excellent brand

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Key Player in Palmyra, PA
    Former Employee - Key Player in Palmyra, PA

    I worked at Home Instead Senior Care full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    Make a difference in life of elderly

    Cons

    Lots of changes constantly, part of the business

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  7. 1 person found this helpful  

    Worked as a GM, planning and preparing a new office. Worked for an amazing company with amazing people.

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - General Manager
    Former Employee - General Manager

    I worked at Home Instead Senior Care full-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    Great company with an impeccable reputation. Management is fair and friendly. Good family atmosphere. Very ethical and compassionate people all the way around. Loved my experience here.

    Cons

    Biggest challenges are keeping standards high and meeting expectations. Nothing negative to report!

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  8.  

    Wonderful opportunity for a long term career with a stable organization.

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Marketing
    Current Employee - Marketing

    I have been working at Home Instead Senior Care full-time

    Pros

    Wonderful, warm friendly atmosphere. Staff is passionate about what they do.

    Cons

    Tons of competition providing the same or similar services.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Increase salary for caregivers.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  9.  

    Might not be the best pay but it sure is rewarding!!!

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Caregiver
    Current Employee - Caregiver

    I have been working at Home Instead Senior Care part-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    Knowing that I am making a difference in a seniors life by just being a companion, flexible schedule, great office staff at my location, extra training offered.

    Cons

    High turn over rate leaving us short staffed, pay is low, sometimes clients expect you to do things you are not allowed to do.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  10.  

    Been working with for over 2 years

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Home Instead Senior Care

    Pros

    Flexible schedule
    They will higher anyone (sounds like a con as well)

    Cons

    Uniform
    No raise if you are working the 12-24hr shifts
    No company support
    Only office bee's gets benefits
    No advancement for younger workers

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Pay your worker bee's better

  11.  

    Just started. Not sure what to think yet.

    Current Employee - Caregiver in Mission Viejo, CO
    Current Employee - Caregiver in Mission Viejo, CO

    I have been working at Home Instead Senior Care part-time

    Pros

    Flexibility in schedule. Part time hours.

    Cons

    Pay seems a bit low.

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