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Home Instead Senior Care Reviews

Updated May 21, 2017
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Jeff Huber
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  • Low pay for work that is being performed (in 67 reviews)

  • pay is bad no benefits no raises mileage reimbursement is not nearly enough (in 54 reviews)

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  1. Helpful (1)

    "Compassionate, caring company"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Lead Caregiver in Grass Valley, CA
    Current Employee - Lead Caregiver in Grass Valley, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Home Instead Senior Care is a wonderful company that is always interested in the care of the clients they serve as well as the caregiver's they hire to serve their clients. They are caring, compassionate and proactive people with a heart for the elderly community. I have been with this company for 2 years and have had nothing but good come out of it! They provide excellent training and support. With opportunity to grow with the company. The entire staff is always friendly and helpful and I love my job!

    Cons

    We need more caregivers

    Advice to Management

    Develop a way to connect our clients with each other with activities they can share


  2. "Caregiver"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Dunwoody, GA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Dunwoody, GA

    I have been working at Home Instead Senior Care part-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Your own boss if you are responsible

    Cons

    Earned increases arn't given to this point

    Advice to Management

    New plans are excellent i.e. Training in house ! Follow through with merit increases


  3. "Long hours"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Patient Care Assistant in Alexandria, VA
    Current Employee - Patient Care Assistant in Alexandria, VA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Home Instead Senior Care full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Direct patient care, experience with diverse patients and different levels of care. I cannot think of any pros other than those

    Cons

    Low pay rate, lack of communication, no room for growth in the company, no leave, work is based n client availability

    Advice to Management

    We need raises and real ones


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  5. "HomeInstead is a heart warming place to work."

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Caregiver in Sacramento, CA
    Current Employee - Caregiver in Sacramento, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Home Instead Senior Care part-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Close relationship with my clients.

    Cons

    It is so heartbreaking when our clients pass away.


  6. "Personally rewarding job"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Care Giver in Austintown, OH
    Current Employee - Care Giver in Austintown, OH
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Very flexible with how you want to work

    Cons

    They don't have provisions for coverage of a client if an overnight caregiver has a family emergency during their shift.


  7. "Caregiver"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Omaha, NE
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Omaha, NE

    I worked at Home Instead Senior Care part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    The hours were flexible, I could work as little or as much as I needed.

    Cons

    I never had a review or pay increase.


  8. "great company and staff"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Recommends

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

    Pros

    very flexible schedule when it comes to getting you work

    Cons

    cant think of any right now

    Advice to Management

    keep up the good work


  9. "Good people, no benefits"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Caregiver in Gainesville, GA
    Former Employee - Caregiver in Gainesville, GA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Home Instead Senior Care full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    I enjoyed getting to pick and chose my preferred clients and then get to have them on a regular basis. Home Instead does strive to make good matches between their clients and caregivers.

    Cons

    There are NO benefits offered and it is difficult to avoid private insurance on the salary given. Not recommended for woman with families due to the lack of benefits

    Advice to Management

    NONE! Vacancies are filled at the Owner's discretion and there is no official advertisement or advisement of office openings.


  10. "Anonymously said"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Csr1 in Fayetteville, GA
    Former Employee - Csr1 in Fayetteville, GA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Home Instead Senior Care full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great discount - friendly co workers.

    Cons

    Not enough available hours, mostly weekends


  11. "Great experience"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Caregiver in State College, PA
    Current Employee - Caregiver in State College, PA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great management. They really care about you.

    Cons

    Not enough hours. Not enough pay.

    Advice to Management

    Keep doing a great work.


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