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Looking for Caring Caregivers: Join Our Home First Team!

At Givens, we’re not just a team of caregivers. We’re a community committed to the care of our clients and are dedicated to supporting our mission of empowering independence and embracing graceful aging. With two non-profit Life Plan Communities in Asheville, NC – Givens Estates and Givens Highland Farms – we cater to the needs of independent living residents who want to age with choices. As a member of the Givens Home First team, you’ll have the unique opportunity to build meaningful one-on-one relationships with clients, helping them live a healthy, happy and safe life at home. We are on the lookout for compassionate caregivers that are eager to contribute to the growth of our program. 

Why Choose Givens Home First? 

Our Home Care Program is designed to cater to unique needs, ensuring independence and well-being. From in-home aide and companionship services to respite and nursing care, our team of dedicated caregivers prioritize the specific requirements of each client. 

Day in the Life: 

Morning: Start the day by providing companionship care, assisting clients with getting ready for the day – bathing, dressing and preparing a delicious meal, such as scrambled eggs just the way they like it. You may even remind them to take their medications.  

Afternoon: Assist clients with some household management activities, such as caring for pets, making lunch, organizing closets, and light housekeeping. You may even accompany clients on walks and appointments as outlined in their Plan of Care. 

Evening: You may help your clients wrap up the day by preparing a delicious meal, helping them bathe and get cozy for the night.  

2024 Compensation for In-Home Aide Companions: 

  • $17.00/hr for 0-2 years of prior experience 
  • $17.50/hr for 2-4 years of prior experience 
  • $18.00/hr for 5+ years of prior experience 

Additional pay differentials for evenings, weekends, and recognized holidays make joining Givens financially rewarding: 

  • + $2.00/hr on weekday nights 
  • + $4.00/hr on weekend days 
  • + $5.00/hr on weekend nights 

We also offer a sign-on bonus, paid out in increments over the first six months, and a competitive referral bonus program. 

Exceptional Benefits:

Explore over 5 miles of hiking trails and enjoy a state-of-the-art wellness center with a pool. Paid time off and bereavement time for our part-time and full-time caregivers. We understand that you can’t care for others if you’re not caring for yourself. Our community is not just a workplace; it’s an environment that encourages your physical and mental well-being. 

Testimonial from Sonja, a 13-year Caregiver with Givens:

Givens has become my family. I love my work… it is fulfilling to discover what our clients need and to simply be their friend. 

Testimonial from Mary Fran Spencer, a Givens Highland Farms Resident: 

Givens Home First helps you retain your dignity, and they become more than professionals, they become family after a while. 

Apply Today:

Ready to be part of our Home First team and make a difference in the lives of others? Apply today at Givens Careers: