Hillcrest Healthcare is hiring at-home caregivers as part of the new Hillcrest at Home program, which provides non-medical, personal care services for seniors in Knoxville and surrounding counties. Applicants do not need medical training or a college degree.
Hillcrest at Home is a personal support service agency that offers assistance for a minimum of four hours or up to 24 hours a day, including companionship, grocery shopping, transportation and more.
“We are seeing high demand for seniors who need assistance with daily living activities,” said Brian Tuggle, director of Hillcrest at Home. “We’re looking for team members that are interested in giving back to the seniors in our community by providing compassionate, patient-centered care.”
Hillcrest Healthcare also offers employee development programs to encourage and support training and career growth, including tuition reimbursement, free in-house cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) certifications and re-certifications, IV certifications for licensed practical nurse (LPN), specialized training in programs of distinction, learning partnerships with local health systems, certified nursing assistant (CNA) program, free certifications and continuing education.
The healthcare company provides benefits, including paid vacation and sick time, immersive onboarding, industry-leading employer match for 403(b) retirement plan, Employee Assistance Program (EAP), employee discount program and a commitment to provide benefits desired by associates.
Hillcrest Healthcare offers three distinct communities in West, North and South Knoxville, and are expanding their services to the home environment where associates can thrive. For more information, visit hillcresthc.com/careers/.
About Hillcrest Healthcare Communities, Inc.
Hillcrest Healthcare Communities, Inc. operates three skilled nursing, rehabilitation and long-term care facilities, and the newly established Hillcrest at Home division in Knoxville, Tennessee. With 560 beds and more than 500 employees, Hillcrest Healthcare is the largest provider of skilled nursing care in Knoxville, with locations in the north, south and west communities. Chartered in 1960 as a 501(c)(3) organization, Hillcrest Healthcare continues its mission to provide long-term care and skilled nursing home beds to the citizens of Knox and surrounding counties. For more information, www.hillcresthc.com.