Apelah is an agency located in Hernando, MS. We recently sat down with their top recruiter, Ashton to learn about their caregiver jobs and get the skinny on what they offer. Below is a summary of our interview.
How many caregivers do you currently employ and what roles are you hiring for right now (i.e. caregiver jobs, CNA jobs, home health aide jobs)?
Apelah – Hernando, MS employs 10-20 employees and is currently hiring caregivers and certified nursing assistants (CNAs).
How many positions do you have open and what shifts are available?
Apelah – Hernando, MS is actively looking to hire great candidates. With a few open positions, Immediate part-time and day shift opportunities are available.
Tell us about some of the benefits offered to your team members.
Apelah – Hernando, MS offers an array of benefits including competitive pay, $1000 sign-on bonus, health, dental, and vision insurance, PTO, longevity and referral bonuses, and a retirement plan with agency match.
What is unique about working for your company? Describe a benefit or something about your culture that someone may not know from reading your job ads.
“We are a non-profit that has been working in our community to improve the quality of life for individuals across all stages of life through our specialized foster care and in-home care programs. We aim to meet unfilled needs in the community, as well as being an employer that also exhibits integrity and respect.“
What qualities do you look for in hiring a great employee?
“Dependable, strong work ethic, and willingness to learn.”
Describe any training or career path opportunities you may offer, including if you’d like to recruit people without past experience that want to learn to care for others.
“Apelah provides hands on training upon hire, as well as yearly in service training to ensure employees are continuing to provide high quality care to our clients.“
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