Caregivers have options to come to Canada to become a permanent resident or work temporarily.
Other options for hiring a caregiver/applying as a caregiver:
Home Child Care Provider or Home Support Workers pilots:
No LMIA required
get an open work permit to come to Canada and work temporarily
apply for permanent residence
Temporary Foreign Worker Program:
get a positive LMIA from Service Canada
the caregiver must apply for a regular work permit
Employers can decide, in agreement with the caregiver, if he/she lives in or out of the home.