Jun 23, 2022

Certified Nursing Assistant Trainee - Summer 2022

  • Augusta Health
  • Fishersville, VA, USA

Job Description


The Certified Nursing Assistant Trainee is a position within the CNA employment training program. The trainee will learn and gain the required clinical and customer service skills and knowledge to be successful in providing care as a certified nursing assistant. As the certified nursing assistant, one will provide direct patient care under the direction of the Registered or Licensed Practical Nurse by assisting with activities of daily patient care, vital signs, serve meals, make beds and overall cleanliness of patient room, observe for changes in patient condition/behavior and ensuring patient safety. Upon completion of trainee course material, applicant will then apply and interview for selected CNA vacant positions within the organization.

Onboarding Begins July 18.

Classes Start July 21. 


  • High School diploma or equivalent required.
  • Approved criminal background check
  • Successful pre-employment drug screen
  • Agree and Accept Contract Terms


The ideal candidate must possess strong communication skills, strong work ethic, the ability to adapt to changes in nursing environment and assignments, be compassionate, pay strict attention to details, have quick thinking skills, be technologically savvy, and respectful.

Some benefits of working at Augusta Health include:

  • Insurance package including health, dental, and vision
  • Retirement savings helping you to plan for your future
  • Generous paid time off to promote work life balance
  • Free onsite parking
  • 24/7 armed security to ensure your safety
  • Shift and weekend differentials
  • Flexible scheduling
  • Clinical ladder career path program
  • Shared governance
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Onsite child care
  • Augusta Health Fitness Reimbursement Program
  • Individualized orientation with dedicated preceptor
  • Onsite credit union
  • Employee discounts including the cafeteria, gift shop, pharmacy, and movie tickets


Company Information
Augusta Health is a mission-driven, independent, nonprofit, community health system located in Fishersville Virginia in Virginia’s scenic Shenandoah Valley. Augusta Health offers a full continuum of inpatient and outpatient which includes Augusta Medical Center a 255 bed inpatient facility and Augusta Medical Group which is comprised of 40 practice locations and four urgent care locations.

Equal Opportunity
Augusta Health recruits, hires and promotes qualified candidates for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender identity or expression, marital status, national or ethnic origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, veteran or military discharge status, and family medical or genetic information.





High School or better.