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PAID TRAINING OPPORTUNITY, OPS CERTIFIED NURSING ASSISTANT/TRAINEE, PORT CHARLOTTE, CHARLOTTE COUNTY

Date: Oct 13, 2021

Location: PORT CHARLOTTE, FL, US, 33954

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Requisition No: 464641 

Agency: Veterans Affairs

Working Title: PAID TRAINING OPPORTUNITY, OPS CERTIFIED NURSING ASSISTANT/TRAINEE, PORT CHARLOTTE, CHARLOTTE COUNTY

Position Number: 50601144 

Salary:  $13.00 AN HOUR 

Posting Closing Date: 10/26/2021 

Requisition #464641 

NURSING ASSISTANT TRAINING PROGRAM

FLORIDA DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS' AFFAIRS

Located at the Douglas T. Jacobson State Veterans' Nursing Home

21281 Grayton Terrace

Port Charlotte, Florida

 

Training Class Start Date: Date to be announced

Starting Hourly Rate: $13.00 per Hour

Paid Bi-Weekly

Become an essential part of our medical team serving our Nation’s Heroes!!!

Certified Nursing Assistants (CNAs) carry on a close relationship with patients as they clothe, bathe, feed, and observe vital signs within our long-term care facility.

To become a CNA you must attend a program and receive instruction in this field. This rewarding career field is projected to grow between now and 2024, so take the first step in pursuing a fulfilling career by attending our PAID TRAINING PROGRAM

 

The class will be five (5) weeks long, from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., it is MANDATORY you attend every class and there will be nightly homework.

After graduation there will be MANDATORY Floor Orientation on all three (3) shifts:

7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

3:00 p.m. to 11:30 p.m.

11:00 p.m. to 7:30 a.m.

 

Past or currently licensed CNAs need not apply.

*Only applicants being considered will be contacted for an interview*

Permanent shifts will be assigned upon completion of CNA program.

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Possess a High School Diploma or equivalent OR be at least 18 years of age
  • No previous CNA training or Licensure
  • Complete Floor Orientation on all three (3) shifts
  • Must be willing to work either Shift 3:00 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. /11:00 p.m. to 7:30 a.m. (30-Minute Break)
  • Successful completion of the employment screening process to include, but not limited to, a national background investigation and drug test.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Possess a valid Florida Driver’s License

 

This position is in the Other Personal Services system.

The State of Florida is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action Employer, and does not tolerate discrimination or violence in the workplace.

Candidates requiring a reasonable accommodation, as defined by the Americans with Disabilities Act, must notify the agency hiring authority and/or People First Service Center (1-866-663-4735). Notification to the hiring authority must be made in advance to allow sufficient time to provide the accommodation.

The State of Florida supports a Drug-Free workplace. All employees are subject to reasonable suspicion drug testing in accordance with Section 112.0455, F.S., Drug-Free Workplace Act.


Nearest Major Market: Fort Myers