Stonehill Communities has partnered with Northeast Iowa Community College (NICC) to offer an earn and learn Certified Nurse Aide program. Through this partnership, Stonehill is able to hire employees and help them grow in their healthcare career. New employees are able to build relationships with peers in their field and earn an income while they are enrolled in training. Students are hired as Resident Service Technicians and upon completion of their Certified Nurse Aide course, are then employed as Certified Nurse Aides, earning a minimum of $14.50/hour.
Stonehill will pay for the CNA classes and certification of those who are hired as Service Technicians and working a minimum of 16 hours/week. Individuals enrolled in the Fast Track program may be eligible for additional support services including a NICC Success Coach and daycare benefits.
Additional information on Program Benefits:
CNA certification is the first step in a healthcare career. The 80-hour course prepares students for employment as a nurse aide and fulfills the prerequisite for admission into the Northeast Iowa Community College nursing program. The fast-paced combination of classroom, hands-on lab and off-site clinical experience addresses basic nursing and personal care skills, patient rights and communication. Special attention to mental, physical and social health of geriatric and special populations is included.
CNA's at Stonehill Communities provide assistance to residents with activities of daily living. We offer a variety of flexible scheduling options across multiple shifts and either full time or part time status.
Employees working 8-hour shifts are scheduled to work every other weekend. Employees working 12-hour shifts are scheduled to work every third weekend.
Our dedicated Nursing team will work with you to achieve the best work and life balance to insure your success. Individuals participating in a CNA course will be able to attend all scheduled in-person class and clinical times. We want you to be successful!
Other benefits include: