Many people spend years planning and waiting for retirement. Days on the golf course and leisure travel opportunities seem like the finish line to a long hard worked career. But, many people get bored after the first few weeks of retirement. Many retirees find themselves looking for part-time work to fill their days and supplement their incomes. It’s also healthy for seniors to stay active and have a sense of purpose and routine upon retirement. Staying connected to others keeps seniors from becoming isolated and possibly lonely. Here is a list of the top 9 part time jobs for retirees.
1) Teacher’s Aide
One great way to keep the energy flowing is to work with kids. Kids’ energy is contagious, and becoming immersed in an environment full of kids is a great way to feel full of life. Schools all over the country are looking for qualified and caring people to work with teachers in the classroom. Opportunities can range from working one-on-one with special needs students to working as a classroom assistant, helping the teacher prepare for the daily activities. Often times, teacher’s aides work part time or only a few days per week, so it is a great opportunity to enjoy retirement while still getting out of the house.