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Home Care Provider Gateway Program
Free Vocational Skills Training for Personal Caregivers

In-Home Supportive Services Consortium, a San Francisco non-profit agency focused on helping frail elderly and disabled persons remain in their homes, is looking for eligible candidates to participate in a new HCP Gateway Program.

Through the Gateway program, selected candidates will attend a three-week TAPCA (Training Academy for Personal Caregivers and Assistants) course and may become eligible for full-time employment with IHSS Consortium.

Those who are hired and have satisfactory attendance and job performance will receive two $500 Commitment Bonuses after completing 3 and 6 months of service.

Who We Are Looking For:
  • Individuals with sincere passion for providing quality home care services to seniors and people with disabilities, but: 
    • do not necessarily have the relevant experience, or  
    • have very little working experience
  • Individuals looking to join the healthcare field
  • Individuals working in the field who want proper training and a stable working environment

Benefits of Gateway Program:

  • Employment opportunity with IHSS Consortium.
  • FREE 3-week training in Personal Care Assistant Basic Training Plus course.
  • CPR and First Aid certification through EMS Safety.
  • Receive first-hand experience in: Caring for Clients with Dementia, Managing Diabetes, Understanding Nutrition and Diet, and Understanding Common Diseases.
  • Great opportunity to build personal networking, team building and professionalism.
  • Strengthen application for college and resume for professional careers.

To Apply for This Opportunity:

  • Download the HCP Gateway Program application below and e-mail the completed form to: jobs@ihssco.org. Please put “Gateway Program” in the subject line so the e-mail is not filtered as spam.

    PDF File  HCP Gateway Program Application  (26kb pdf)
    PDF File  HCP Gateway Program Application  (26kb doc)

  • Stop by our office to complete an application in person:
       IHSS Consortium
       1035 Market St., L-1 (between 6th & 7th Sts.)
       San Francisco, CA 94103

To download fillable application form:

  • Right-click the link above (control-click on a Mac).
  • From the pop-up menu, choose “Save Target As...” or “Download Linked File As...”
  • Navigate to the folder where you want to download the file and click the Save button.
  • Complete and print the forms.

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IHSS Consortium is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer that is committed to maintaining a non-discriminatory, diverse work environment.
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