Tennessee CNA Employment Outlook

The health care industry is one of the strongest sectors of the Tennessee economy and demand for skilled workers is high. Many people are choosing to become a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) to take advantage of the many job opportunities available throughout Tennessee and the various salary and benefits packages available to workers in the health care field.

Many CNAs find employment fairly quickly and enjoy long-term job stability. Nurse aides in Tennessee might find employment in a hospital, long-term care center, health clinic, in-home care position, nurse aide training center or private medical office. Tennessee workers looking to avoid unemployment might want to consider a career as a CNA since the long-term employment outlook is very strong.

CNA job openings appear frequently and when searching for a position it is recommended that you check back often for new CNA job postings that meet your requirements. When employers have several job candidates to consider for an open position they will most likely base their hiring decision on a combination of the following factors: training and certification, years of experience in this field or position, and personal interviews. It is the candidate’s job to prepare themselves and their resume accordingly.

To find the CNA position that is right for you it is recommended that you interview for multiple openings and ask potential employers lots of questions. This will give you a clear understanding of the employer’s expectations and about your potential future work environment.

Salary expectations for a CNA in Tennessee range between $18,000 to $36,000 per year or $9 to $16 per hour. These salary estimates do not include additional employment benefits such as health care plans, dental and vision coverage, paid time off and retirement plan contributions.

Nursing Assistant Jobs in TN

Most recently posted CNA job openings in Tennessee:

Cna (prn)
From Creekside Health And Rehabilitation Center in Madison, TN
 Currently attending a CNA class working toward certification. Perform direct resident care duties under the supervision of licensed nursing personnel….
Certified Nursing Assistant (cna) – Private Duty
From Careall Home Health Care in Ripley, TN
CNA, C.N.A., Certified Nursing Assistant, R.N., RN, registered nurse, nursing, LPN, L.P.N. As a CNA, you will be responsible for providing aide services to…
Certified Nursing Assistant (cna) – Full Time
From Nhc Knoxville in Knoxville, TN 37917
Are you compassionate? Do you care about others? Do you enjoy helping people and making them smile? If so, we want you on our team at NHC Knoxville! We are…
Cna – Certified Nursing Assistant
From Life Care Center Of Crossville in Crossville, TN 38555
Must be a graduate of a State-approved CNA program. The CNA – Certified Nursing Assistant is responsible for providing routine daily nursing care to assigned…
Cna-certified Nursing Assistant
From Grace Healthcare Of Whites Creek in Whites Creek, TN 37189
PART TIME POSITIONS AVAILABLE Perform direct resident care duties under the supervision of licensed nursing personnel. Assist with promoting a compassionate…
Cna – Certified Nursing Assistant
From Mabry Health Care And Rehab Center in Gainesboro, TN 38562
_*Full time day shift position available. Every other weekend.*_ Specific Duties and Responsibilities Required: • Understands and practices universal…
Certified Nursing Assistant (cna) – Full Time
From Nhc Place Farragut in Knoxville, TN 37934
$600 SIGN ON BONUS FOR FULL TIME CNAs Shifts available: 7A-7P 7P-7A Benefits for Full-Time Certified Nursing Assistant include: Medical Insurance Dental…
Medical Assistant/cna
From Advancecare Health Services, Llc in Hermitage, TN 37076
A growing Provider Agency in the Nashville area is looking for a Medical Assistant/CNA to coordinate services for a new program. DUTIES: * Function as a case…
Cna (400 East/oncology) Part Time: 11p-7a (2510000273)
From Chi Memorial Health in Chattanooga, TN 37402
Job Summary: Under direction of a Registered Nurse, the Certified Nursing Assistant contributes to the basic patient care activities and related non…
Certified Nursing Assistant (cna) – Full Time
From Nhc Johnson City in Johnson City, TN 37601
NHC Johnson City is looking to hire experienced CNA’s to join our team. Now Hiring for Day Shift 6:30am – 7pm Are you compassionate? Do you enjoy making…
Certified Nursing Assistant (cna) – Weekends
From Nhc Johnson City in Johnson City, TN 37601
General Purpose Provides direct and indirect patient care activities under the direction of a Registered Nurse or Licensed Practical Nurse. Assists patient…
From Zinnia in McMinnville, TN
We are looking for dependable and dedicated *CNAs* and *LPNs.* If you have a strong work ethic and love home health care CALL US TODAY to join our team. Come…

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