West Virginia CNA Employment Outlook

The health care industry is one of the strongest sectors of the West Virginia 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 West Virginia 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 West Virginia might find employment in a hospital, long-term care center, health clinic, in-home care position, nurse aide training center or private medical office. West Virginia 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 West Virginia 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 WV

Most recently posted CNA job openings in West Virginia:

Certified Nursing Assistant (cna) – Berkeley Springs
From Berkeley Springs Center in Berkeley Springs, WV 25411
SUMMARY: Our mission goes beyond compassion and improving care. We strive to enrich the lives of those with whom we work and serve through our principles,…
Resident Care Specialist, Cna
From Savaseniorcare in Saint Albans, WV 25177
Resident Care Specialist Description Summary Provides services and care for residents and patients. Essential Duties & Responsibilities Provides personal…
Wellness Associate (c.n.a./hha/caregiver)
From Cedar Grove in Parkersburg, WV 26104
Certification preferred, not required. Job Summary The Wellness Associate reports to the Wellness Director and the Wellness Manager and provides services…
Cna (certified Nursing Assistant) – Long Term Care
From Carestaff Partners in Sissonville, WV
CNA (Certified Nursing Assistant) – 13 weeks, Sissonville, WV, LTC (Long Term Care), ALL shifts available! CareStaff Partners is looking for a contract CNA…
Cna – Certified Nursing Assistant
From Mapleshire Nursing And Rehab in Morgantown, WV
At Mapleshire, our mission goes beyond compassion and improving care. We strive to enrich the lives of those with whom we work and serve through our principles…
Cna – Certified Nursing Assistant
From Jaykay Medical Staffing in Bridgeport, WV
Minimum 1 Year of Experience, Active CNA License and Current CPR/BLS. Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) duties:….
Cna – Certified Nurse Aide / All Shifts / Immediate Interviews!
From Communicare Health Services in Charles Town, WV 25414
CNA Positions Available on All Shifts! Job Duties of the CNA position include:. Join our Team and Make a Difference in the Lives of Others….
Cna Certified Nursing Assistant
From Clarksburg Nursing And Rehabiliation Center in Clarksburg, WV
*Clarksburg Nursing and Rehabilitation Center* is now looking for caring *Certified Nursing Assistants.* *Job Description: * To provide direct patient care…
Resident Assistant Or Cna
From Midland Meadows Senior Living in Ona, WV
CNA licensure welcome but is not required. The direct care Resident Assistant or CNA is responsible for providing personal care services, assistance and support…
Cna – Certified Nursing Assistant
From Readynurse in Sissonville, WV
CERTIFIED NURSING ASSISTANT – CNA – SKILLED NURSING FACILITY Here at ReadyNurse we are currently looking to hire Certified Nursing Assistants for full-time…
Certified Nurse Assistant Cna
From Sunbelt Staffing in Weston, WV
Certified nurse assistant (CNA) job in Weston, WV. This is a full time contract with possibility of extension. Both local and travel candidates will be…
Nurse Asst Cert (cna)
From Greenbrier Valley Medical Center in Ronceverte, WV
The Certified Nursing Assistant/Patient Care Assistant performs routine duties within the limits of training and certification in caring for the hospitalized…

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