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Home Caregiver Jobs

Dear Prospective Water Tower Nursing and Home Care, Inc. employee,

Thank you for your interest in a Caregiver position with Water Tower Nursing & Home Care, Inc. (WTN). We are a team of home care professionals dedicated to providing hands on support for persons who wish to maintain an undiminished quality of life. We are especially sensitive to the needs of people who are ill, frail or recovering from an injury or surgery.

The goal of this application process is to get you qualified, and to help you develop into a “case winner.” We pride ourselves in developing a team of “strong caregivers” who are willing and able to live up to WTN’s expectations. Some of these expectations include but not limited to: learning about the client’s health condition(s), learning about the client’s interests, learning about the client’s care needs, mapping out directions to the client’s home and allowing extra time for travel, dressing appropriately, and of course giving our clients a welcoming smile. For more information on WTN caregiver essential job functions, please see “WTN Caregiver Job Description”.

WTN offers many benefits to our caregivers. These include but are not limited to:

  1. WTN supervisors are available 24-hours a day 7-days a week for any urgent situation. If you need assistance outside of normal business hours you can leave a message in our emergency pager voicemail box and a WTN supervisor will contact you immediately
  2. WTN is responsible for payment of all wages, employer portion of employment taxes, unemployment insurance and the withholding of applicable social security and federal and state taxes for all employees/home service workers (caregivers).
  3. WTN maintains Professional Liability insurance, Commercial General Liability insurance, Fidelity Bond insurance, Non-Owned Auto insurance, and Workers Compensation insurance.
  4. WTN will provide a minimum of eight (8) hours of training annually for each caregiver.
  5. WTN conducts performance evaluations
  6. WTN negotiates wage rate and increases

If you require any assistance in completing this application form, or if you should have any questions, please contact a WTN supervisor.

Good luck!

Sincerely,

Mark Paley
Director

Home Caregiver Job Application

Complete the online application below if you’re interested in a caregiver and home health care job. Items marked with an asterisk(*) are required.  Use the link at the bottom of the form if you need to save a partially completed form. You may return later using the link provided to complete the application.  Once an application is submitted it cannot be edited. If you prefer you may download, print, complete and mail the form to:  Attn: Human Resources, Water Tower Nursing, 845 N. Michigan Avenue, Suite 902 West Chicago, IL 60611.

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  • Applicant Information

  • Last NameFirst NameMiddle Name
    If yes, please be prepared to provide proof of auto insurance.
  • Can you work with a client who has or lives with?

  • Please list any languages you speak besides English.
  • Licences & Certifications

    Please indicate any licenses, certifications, and specializations. You will be required to provide copies of your professional certifications.
    (Check all that apply)
  • If yes, please be prepared to provide proof of training.
  • Availability

    Please check the appropriate boxes to indicate your availability for work.
  • Education

    Please indicate the levels of education you have completed.
  • Military Service

  • Employment History

    List your employers starting with the most recent. Please account for all periods of not-working in the space provided at the end of this section.
  • Character References

    Give below the names of three persons not related to you, whom you have known at least one year.
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  • Disclaimer and Signature

  • I certify that the information contained in this application is true and correct to the best of my knowledge and I understand that falsification of this information is grounds for refusal to hire or, if hired, termination of my employment. I agree that my employment is at-will and may be terminated (or an offer of employment may be withdrawn) by Water Tower Nursing(WTN) at any time, with or without cause, and with or without prior notice. I understand if hired, I will be required to produce documentary evidence proving that I am currently authorized to work in the United States. I also understand my continued employment is contingent upon providing proof of continuing work authorization upon expiration of any documents provided at time of hire. I understand that periodic drug testing may be required as a condition of employment and continued employment. I authorize WTN investigation of all statements contained herein. I hereby authorize WTN to conduct a criminal background investigation and to contact my references. I hereby authorize such references to give WTN any and all information concerning my previous employment and any pertinent information they may have, personal or otherwise. I hereby release WTN, its shareholders, officers, directors, employees and agents from any and all liability for any damage that may result from the collection or utilization of such information in connection with evaluating my potential employment. I also understand and agree that no representative of WTN has any authority to enter into any agreement for employment for any specified period of time, or to make any agreement contrary to foregoing, unless it is in writing and signed by WTN’s President.

  • Entering my name in the box acts as my signature and agreement to the disclaimer.