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Being a Caregiver

Being a caregiver at New Perspective is rewarding. One main reason is our residents. As a caregiver, you will get to know some amazing older adults who have chosen to live life with purpose in one of our communities. And they’ll get to know you. You’ll form deep connections as you go about each day, caring for residents and assisting with activities. Through those relationships, you’ll make a difference in their quality of life – and realize they’re doing the same for you.

A Day in the Life
“At New Perspective, 99% of my day is conversing with people. Regardless of what we’re doing, we make it fun. We care about the residents, and the residents care about us.”

Hailey Schmidt, Caregiver, New Perspective

Perks for Our Team Members

  • Flexible Scheduling
  • Comprehensive Benefits
  • 401(k) with Company Match
  • Immediate Access to Earned Wages
  • Advancement Opportunities
  • Leadership Training
  • Educational Assistance
  • Employee Discounts

“I love people. I’m a people person. If you want to change the world, it is one random act of kindness. The residents give you so many memories and stories, which makes my job more rewarding. It’s a great environment.”

Fionte Steward, New Perspective Team Member

“I get to build relationships with people, instead of having a patient for a day. In college, nobody wanted to do long-term care. They still don’t believe me when I tell them how great it is. No day is the same. We have fun with the residents and I love the team members – they’re awesome.”

Juan Rodriguez, New Perspective Team Member

“I like the people – the residents and staff. It’s an ideal place to work.”

Shirley Crowder, New Perspective Team Member

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Learn More About Caregiving

Caregiving is core to what we do at New Perspective. We care for our residents and we support each other. As a caregiver, you will assist residents with daily activities based on their individual care plans and alert nurses to any changes. Caregivers are among the most fulfilled in their careers. Caring for another human is a large part of what our staff members love about their careers with us.

Working as a caregiver at New Perspective may be quite different from what you envision when you think about assisted living caregiver jobs. That’s because New Perspective isn’t a nursing home. It’s a community of people who are living life with purpose, staying engaged and focusing on physical and social/emotional well-being. Being a caregiver for someone who has made the choice to live life with purpose is more satisfying than you can imagine. Keeping engaged with the residents is a favorite among our residents.

No previous experience as a caregiver? No problem. We provide training. As you move forward with your career, we offer advancement opportunities, education assistance and leadership training to help you succeed. The opportunities that New Perspective offers to advance in your career are crucial to many staff members. Not all careers provide the training necessary for its employees to advance to higher levels of the job. Whether you’re new to a career in caregiving or if you’re an experienced caregiver, New Perspective has opportunities for all to advance and work their way up within the company. Completing the training and moving up to a higher position is a great way to grow as a person. Being a caregiver is a very fulfilling occupation.

Are you an experienced caregiver or assisted living coordinator looking for a new opportunity? We have memory care, assisted and independent living employment opportunities available at many of our locations, so now is a great time to contact us and learn more about career opportunities at New Perspective.