How to become a Certified Senior Caregiver

Posted by Kristina Law on Jul 23, 2014

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This infographic was provided by Caregiverlist.

 

For those interested in becoming a professional caregiver, Caregiverlist® created The Home Caregiver Career Overview infographic. Hopefully, this infographic will enlighten you on why senior caregiving is The Career That Keeps on Giving.

Senior caregiving offers many perks such as competitive pay, flexible scheduling, and a quickly growing job industry. Home healthcare is one of the fastest-growing industries and is projected to grow by nearly 50% from 2012 to 2022. However, it does take a special kind of person to become a professional caregiver. Not only do typical days include help with ADLs, home and health services, but sometimes most importantly, companionship.

Becoming a certified caregiver requires that you meet your state’s training requirements and pass a criminal background check. If you believe this rewarding career could be for you, check the infographic above for more information.