Recruiting & Services for Independent Employers
Here at UC Berkeley, the Handshake job board is reserved for posting early professional and pre-professional jobs and internships. However, for independent employers, there are many other options for posting domestic and miscellaneous employment opportunities. To support your efforts, we’ve provided the following list of popular online platforms and service providers.
*Please note: This list is not exhaustive and is provided only as a courtesy and as an example of available alternative resources. Inclusion in this section is not an endorsement or recommendation by the Career Center or the University of California, Berkeley. Carefully evaluate all entities presented on this page and confirm that they are suitable for your needs before entering into any agreements.
Area of Service Description Website Childcare/Babysitter Jovie: childcare, nannies https://www.jovie.com/sitters/ Housing for Seniors Seniorhomes.com https://www.seniorhomes.com/ Senior, Childcare/Babysitting, etc. Urban Sitter https://www.urbansitter.com/ Serving the needs of Seniors (650) 344 -7074 Cimino Care In California http://www.ciminocare.com Senior., Childcare/Babysitter, etc Care.com: for children, adults, seniors, and pets https://www.care.com/ Senior, Childcare/Babysitter, etc Sittercity: Babysitting, nanny and childcare https://www.sittercity.com/
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Area of Service Description Website In-Home Supportive Services (IHSS) – Alameda County Social Services #510-577-1900 https://www.alamedasocialservices.org/public/services/elders_and_disabled_adults/in_home_Supportive_services.cfm
Area of Service Description Website Driver services Lyft https://www.lyft.com/ Driver services UBER https://www.uber.com Senior, Childcare/Babysitter, etc Sittercity: Babysitting, nanny and childcare https://www.sittercity.com/ Senior., Childcare/Babysitter, etc Care.com: for children, adults, seniors, and pets https://www.care.com/
Area of Service Description Website All job types: General (FT/PT) Craigslist https://sfbay.craigslist.org/ All job types: General (FT/PT) Indeed.com https://www.indeed.com/ All job types: General, Bay Area (FT/PT) LocalWise: to find a local job or hire local talent https://www.localwise.com All jobs types in general F/T, PT Instawork https://www.instawork.com/business/jobs Handyman, Household Maintenance TaskRabbit https://www.taskrabbit.com/ Misc. Jobs (i.e. DJ, photographers, yard/lawn, etc.) Thumbtack (Home projects & repairs, special events, etc.) https://www.thumbtack.com/