Part time and remote positions are quickly becoming a popular option among parents who want to stay home with their kids and still earn an income. Finding a decent gig in your area of expertise isn’t always easy, however. In order to help in your job search, FlexJobs has ranked the top companies that hire flex positions. Here are the five best companies with flex jobs for parents.

UnitedHealth Group

This health care company is a provider of benefits and insurance coverage worldwide, including all 50 states. It also encompasses Optum, a provider of technology and information-enabled health services. The great thing about UnitedHealth Group is that it allows those parents with an advanced medical or business background to put their degrees to use without having to work long hours or leave home.

Current open flex jobs include positions like Sr. Developer/Analyst, Sr. Business Analyst and In-patient Coder.

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Pearson

Pearson is a global learning company that offers tools and services for educators and students. Their offerings include platforms like MyLab, SuccessMaker and enVisionMATH, as well as the Pearson Institute of Higher Education. This is an excellent company for parents with an education background who aren’t ready to leave the living room and head back to the classroom yet.

Current open flex jobs include positions like Customer Success Specialist/Educational Consultant and Test Administrator.

SAP

SAP, which was founded in Germany, stands for Systems Analysis and Program Development. The company provides technical support and software to companies around the world. Its services include analytics, application platform and infrastructure, data management, IT management and security software. The company prides itself in supporting work-life balance by offering multiple flex positions.

Current open flex jobs include positions like Fashion Solution Architect and Program Manager.

Hilton

Chances are you’ve stayed at one of the over 5,000 hotels that Hilton manages under its umbrella of various brands including DoubleTree, Embassy Suites and Hampton. With round-the-clock services you can find a role to meet even a parenting-first schedule. 

Current open flex jobs include positions like Part Time AM Host and Senior Manager.

BAYADA Home Health Care

BAYADA offers a variety of home health care services like nursing and therapeutic care. With many positions working in the field on home visits, this company offers flexibility of hours away from the normal 9 to 5. 

Current open flex jobs include positions like Part Time Group Fitness Instructor and Home Health Aide.

—Shahrzad Warkentin

Featured photo: UnitedHealth

 

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