Live-in Caregiver with Dementia Experience

Application ends: March 31, 2023
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Job Description

Expert Home Care IncPlainfield, NJ, USA

  • Compensation$70,908 per year

Earn up to $70,908/year

Earn $1,365/week


Placing Live-in Aides for over 38 years since 1985. We are A+ rated and Best of Home Care award winning agency. We are seeking an experienced Certified Home Health Aide licensed from NJ to work with a female patient located in Plainfield NJ. This is a FULL-TIME LIVE-IN CASE. The patient has early onset Dementia but is physically fit. Needs help with coordinating her day. The position requires an aide with very good cooking skills. Must be able to make fresh foods and follow a menu, be creative and flexible. Patient has a small dog and likes to go for walks with the dog and you must accompany the patient on the walks, therefore must be ok with a dog in the house. Patient family is involved and they also have a Geriatric Care Manager involved for additional support so must be good at communication. This job is available immediately for the right candidate. Please reply to the ad or call us directly and make reference to the ad at 1-800-848-2336.


  • 401K retirement savings plan
  • Complete Virtual Hiring Process
  • Referral Bonuses
  • Holiday Pay
  • NJ earned sick leave 
  • Direct Deposit
  • Transportation to and from job via our COVID-19 pre-screened drivers
  • On-going education via our e-learning platform
  • Meaningful work
  • Plenty of PPE supplies for your protection
  • Lots of appreciation and recognition from families and office staff
  • Steady long-term jobs or part-time temporary jobs available
  • The ability to earn money and save your money while living in the client’s home (client provides room and board)


COVID- 19 Protocols-We will conduct all employment interviews via telephone and video conferencing (Zoom or Whats App)


Responsibilities (these are some of the primary tasks involved)

  • Assist patients with their activities of daily living such as ambulation, dressing, bathing, toileting and personal hygiene
  • Follow the care plan of our RN supervisor
  • Act quickly and responsibly in cases of emergency
  • Report changes in patient condition or behavior
  • Prepare meals following patient nutritional requirements and preferences
  • Provide light house-keeping and laundry
  • Monitor for safety
  • Provide companionship
  • Complete 12 hours of in-service training per year
  • Annual competency evaluation by our RN


  • 1 year of live-in care experience
  • Must be NJ Certified Home Health Aide
  • Must have legal work authorization for the United States
  • Good Cooking Skills
  • Must be in good health and satisfy our medical requirements
  • Professional appearance and positive attitude
  • Enjoy working in a one-on-one setting, eager to improve and continuously learn new skills
  • Ability to perform all essential job functions 
  • Take pride in providing high quality care

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.