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Life Guide (Caregiver)

Working as a Caregiver or Life Guide as we see it, you will have the BEST JOB!

People who CARE about people are our kind of PEOPLE and we want THOSE PEOPLE on our TEAM!

If you find yourself in one or more of the categories below, then we’d love to speak with you about our job opportunities. 

  • You enjoy jobs where you get a lot of one on one interaction with individuals
  • You like doing a variety of tasks in a day
  • You don’t want a desk job and like a job that provides flexible scheduling
  • You like doing work that has the potential to make a difference in someone’s life.


  • We’ve switched to a Virtual platform for interviews and hiring!  Our goal is to make it safe, convenient, and simple!
  • Apply today for one of our open positions
  • After we receive your application, our recruitment manager will call you for a phone interview.

We’re looking forward to working with you.

At Compass, we treat our caregivers with the respect they deserve.  Go to our website here to watch a message from Eric and Sadie Hess, our owners and company founders.


You’ll be connected directly with one or more clients based on your schedule and client preferences.  Build your own schedule!  We’ve got hourly, weekend, and overnight shifts available. Pick the shifts that are best for your family schedule or work around another job or school.  You will be working one on one with a client in their own home.


COMPASS helps adults with developmental disabilities live interdependently in their own homes through our Supported Living Services.  Our staff walk beside our clients offering companionship and personal assistance.  Our service helps empower our clients to make decisions and support them to have the full lives of their choosing.

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  • FREE Costco Membership
  • 401k with generous company match
  • Medical, Dental, Vision & Life Insurance
  • FREE Telemedicine for you and your household
  • Annual Bonus and MONTHLY gift card incentives
  • Competitive Pay-Direct deposit, bonuses, and time and a half on company recognized holidays
  • Paid Training
  • Reimbursement for client-related transportation
  • Friendly Environment: 24-hour support available



  • High school diploma or GED
  • Drivers License for at least years
  • Working vehicle, valid driver’s license, & valid auto insurance
  • Pass criminal background check and drug test (WE PAY!)
  • Eligibility to work in the U.S.
  • CPR and First Aid certification must be completed within 30 days of hire (WE’LL PAY!)

Here are a few job expectations: assistance with shopping, meal planning, cooking, cleaning, medication administration assistance, community event attendance, assistance with going to school or work, transportation, appointments, and personal hygiene.


You will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

Supported LIving is a service offered in California for Adults with Disabilities.  You can learn more about it here and here.


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  • Important Note: Please answer the following pre-employment requirement questions.

    If you answer "no" to any questions besides the ones regarding your driving record and/or personal care experience, we request that you do not submit your application at this time until you qualify.

  • Employees of Compass must have 3 years of driving history.
  • Due to the on-location nature of employment at Compass, a ownership of a registered, reliable vehicle is required.
  • Due to the on-location nature of employment at Compass, a ownership of a registered, reliable vehicle is required.
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Position Title

Life Guide


San Jose


Santa Clara County