Certified Nursing Assistant

Provide basic patient care under direction of nursing staff. Perform duties such as feed, bathe, dress, groom, move patients or change linens.

Typical Salary Range: 
$10 - $15 per hour
Who Does Well: 

People with compassion, patience, and an interest in taking care of other people.

Types of Employers: 

Assisted living and skilled nursing/rehab facilities, hospitals

Career Path: 

Continued training can lead to careers as a Medical Assistant or Licensed Vocational Nurse.

How to find a job: 

Online job websites, LinkedIn, temporary staffing agencies, networking. Skills developed in these programs can be used in a multitude of healthcare settings.