Job Description

Job Title: CNA Trainee – The Green Home (Wellsboro, PA)
Job ID: 200000J7
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Hours: Variable
Shift: Variable
Facility: UPMC Susquehanna The Green Home
Department: Nursing Services
Location: 37 Central Avenue, Wellsboro PA 16901


We are now accepting applications for our Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) Training Classes to be held in Summer 2020 in Wellsboro, PA. Several CNA Trainee positions are for our Wellsboro location skilled nursing unit - The Green Home. 


This is a paid training program. Students will be hired as CNA Trainees while they attend their training.


There will be three (3) weeks of classroom training at either The Green Home or UPMC Muncy Place in Muncy, PA.  The classroom portion of the training will be held Monday through Fridays during the day.


Upon successful completion of the training – candidates will complete a four (4) week orientation. Trainees will move into Certified Nurse Assistant positions after completing the training and successfully passing the CNA assessment.


You must be 18 years of age to apply.


Educational/Knowledge Requirements for a CNA:

  • High school graduate or equivalent (preferred).
  • Successful completion of nursing assistant training program.
  • Knowledge of body mechanics and transfer techniques. 
  • Ability to communicate orally and in writing.
  • May in the course of their job duties be in rooms where medications are stored.  No contact with medications is allowed. In the course of duties may be asked to distribute medications to the nurse at the bedside.  Access to medications is limited to the distribution of the medication to the nurse.
  • CPR required based on AHA standards that include both a didactic and skills demonstration component within 30 days of hire.
  • Basic Life Support
  • Act 33 Child Clearance 
  •  Act 34 Criminal Clearance
  • Act 73 FBI Clearance
  • Older Adult Protective Service Act

UPMC is an equal opportunity Employer/ Disability/ Veteran


Salary Range: $12.48 to $18.95 / hour

Union Position: no

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