UPMC Certified Nursing Assistant Trainee in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Do you enjoy helping others? Are you looking for a hands-on job where you can make a difference every day? A career in health care could be perfect for you! Get started with our Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) Trainee Program where we offer paid training for candidates interested in becoming Certified Nursing Assistants at UPMC!
Learn the skills you need to take the CNA certification exam!
Classes are held Monday through Friday for 18 days, during the daylight shift.
Four week program includes classroom and clinical training plus CPR certification.
Complete the classes and begin working on-site as a CNA.
All classes and exam fees are covered!
Perfect attendance and punctuality for the CNA class is required.
Promptly reporting to class as assigned
Provide resident care under direct supervision of the Nursing Assistant Instructor
Obtain assignment from Nursing Assistant Instructor
Make rounds to all residents on assignment to make sure the resident has no immediate requests
Meet resident needs as identified during rounds
Consistently work cooperatively and pleasantly with all staff, residents, family members, and Nursing Assistant Instructor
Follow Resident Rights policies at all times
Maintain confidentiality of information at all times
Follow all UPMC policies and procedures
Once you complete the classes, you will begin training/working as a CNA at one of the UPMC Senior Communities listed below!
Canterbury Place (Lawrenceville)
Heritage Place (Squirrel Hill)
Seneca Place (Verona)
High school graduate or GED required
Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) certification preferred
Act 34 and Older Adult Protective Services Act clearance (when required) as needed
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