In-Home Caregiver

We take good care of you, so you can take good care of others. 

Since 1989, Sound Options has provided clients with the highest quality of care and customer service. We are a locally owned and operated in-home care agency and geriatric care management firm. We believe that exceptional care begins with hiring exceptional employees. There is a big difference between care that keeps someone alive and care that brings someone to life. Enjoy the dynamics of providing personalized one-on-one care that helps aging and vulnerable adults flourish in their homes. 

Sound Options requires all caregiver applicants to be a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) or Home Care Aide (HCA). For more information on certifications, please contact the Washington State Department of Health. To verify if your license is current with the Washington Department of Health click here and enter your name and credential number. 

Sound Options is always taking applications from quality and compassionate caregivers. 

Credentials & Application Process:

STEP 1: Click the "Apply Now" button to begin your process. Complete the online application and gather your required documents.  


  • CNA License (Certified Nursing Assistant) OR HCA License (Home Care Aide) 
  • Nurse Delegation Certificate
  • CPR Card (Need to renew your certification soon? We offer a CPR class!)
  • Driver's License
  • Car Insurance 
  • TB Chest X-Ray OR (Two-Step TB Test AND One-Step TB Test within the last 6 months) 

STEP 2: Walk-In Wednesdays: Once you’ve filled out an application, please come to our Tacoma business office (3518 6th Ave. Suite 300 Tacoma, WA 98406) any Wednesday between the hours of 8:30am-11:00am*. Applicants must bring ALL of the following required documents: .

STEP 3: At your Wednesday appointment you must take and pass a multiple choice exam on basic caregiving skills. 

*If you are unable to come to the Tacoma office for our Walk-In Wednesdays or have questions regarding the application process, please email our Staffing Recruiter at

Listen to Lou KnoxCNA share her experience of being a caregiver at Sound Options.

Caregiver Benefits

  • Health Insurance
  • Paid Time Off
  • 401-K
  • Continuing Education, Monthly Paid Trainings, and Caregiver Advancement
  • CPR Certification Classes
  • Variety of Hours and Shifts Throughout the Puget Sound Region Including Hourly, Overnight, and Live-In Shifts
  • Hiring Bonuses

New Hire Bonuses  

Any caregiver hired with Sound Options with 10+ years of experience as a CNA or NAR will receive a $500 bonus after completing 500 hours of work with Sound Options.

Worked as a CNA for 1+ years? At Sound Options you qualify for a $100 bonus after working 50 hours including 2 weekend shifts per month.

Let us pay for your CNA exam!
Apply and be hired by Sound Options and work 50 hours, including 2 weekend shifts per month, and we’ll reimburse the $110 exam fee.