Nursing Assistants at CentraCare help provide basic care for residents of long-term care facilities such as nursing homes. To become a Nursing Assistant in a long-term care facility, you are required to complete a state approved education program and pass the Minnesota State Exam. CentraCare is offering the education program and exam free to qualified individuals! You will also be paid for online/class time.
16 years of age or older
Desire to work with older adults
Attendance on all class dates
Registry on the MN Nursing Assistant Registry
A one year employment commitment consisting of a minimum of 4 shifts per two weeks
Background study clearance with the State of MN - Dept of Human Services
Ability to read, write and communicate effectively in English
Professional and courteous customer service skills
Upcoming Class Schedule: December 23 - January 12, 2020 in St. Cloud, MN.
Onboarding: Monday, Dec 23, 2019 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm in St. Cloud
Online Modules completed after Orientation and before your 1st exam.
1st Exam: Monday, Dec 30, 2019 between 12:00 pm and 4:00pm (allow 2 hours for test) in St. Cloud.
Online Modules completed after 1st exam and before 2nd exam.
2nd Exam: Sunday, Jan 5, 2020 between 12:00 pm and 4:00pm (allow 2 hours for test) in St. Cloud.
Skills: Mon, Jan 6, 2020 8:00am - 4:30pm in St. Cloud
Thurs, Jan 9, 2020 8:00am - 4:30pm in St. Cloud
Fri, Jan 10, 2020 8:00am - 4:30 pm in St. Cloud
Clinicals: Saturday - Sunday Jan 11 & Jan 12, 2020 6:00am- 2:30pm in St. Cloud, MN
State Test Date: Monday, Jan 13, 2020
New Hire Nursing Ed: Friday, Jan 17, 2020
- CentraCare Health and Carris Health have made a commitment to diversity in its workforce. All individuals including, but not limited to, individuals with disabilities, are encouraged to apply. CentraCare Health and Carris Health are EEO/AA employers
Temporary training position for Nursing Assistants (CNA). Position requires employee to attend nursing assistant classes that includes class room and clinical training. Temporary employee will also be required to pass a State Exam and become Registered with the MN Department of Health as a Nursing Assistant. Areas of training include supporting resident/patient care needs by performing delegated Activities of Daily Living (ADL) care tasks.
- High school graduate or equivalent preferred.
Ability to read and communicate effectively in English.
Good verbal and written communication skills.
Effective observational, reporting and communication skills.
Ability to effectively interact with individuals who are cognitively and/or physically impaired.
Demonstrated teamwork skills.
Competent in use of proper body mechanics.
Professional and courteous customer service skills.
CentraCare Health and Carris Health have made a commitment to diversity in its workforce. All individuals including, but not limited to, individuals with disabilities, are encouraged to apply. CentraCare Health and Carris Health are EEO/AA employers.