Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)-3K SIGN ON BONUS!!!

KY State Reformatory
Day 12 hour

Why Wellpath

Join our Wellpath family and make a difference every day by providing care to society’s most vulnerable and often overlooked individuals. Our team has the distinct honor and responsibility to show up with non-judgmental compassion to provide hope and healing to those who need it most. For those of you whose calling it is to serve others, you’ve come to the right organization. This is your moment not only to advance your career, but to join a mission that aligns with yours. We are Wellpath. We are the right people, striving to do the right thing. We will continue to create healthier communities — wherever we go, wherever we grow — one patient at a time.

About this role

Our Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) performs basic and specialized nursing care function under the direction of a licensed nurse. Nursing duties and tasks are performed in accordance with local and regulatory policies and procedures. The Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) is a nursing partner who implements patient care activities with the assistance of other members of the health care team and custody officers in the correctional setting. After completion of a general orientation to medical-surgical and psychiatric patient care areas floats between the units to ensure adequate nursing staff for patient care areas.

Additional Details


What you bring to the table


  • High school diploma or equivalent required
  • Completion of training course for Nursing Assistants


  • Work requires level of knowledge of basic patient care methods, procedures, and techniques
  • Ability to handle a variety of simple tasks that are routine in nature, while keeping work flowing in an orderly manner
  • Ability to express thoughts logically, in English, in both written and verbal form
  • Ability to use computers and Windows software applications


  • Current certification in the state of practice is required
  • Must have the ability to pass a background check and drug screen
  • Must be able to pass and maintain clearance for a Public Trust Position, if working with specific patients

What you will do

As a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) you will:

  • Assist patients with eating, bathing, dressing, toileting and all other activities of daily living (ADLs) each shift. Documents appropriate notes that reflect patient care activities.
  • Obtain and record all parameters of vital signs to include height and weight. Accurate intake and output is recorded as ordered and reported to the licensed nurse.
  • Collect, report and document patient data and information accurately and in a timely manner.
  • Report abnormal vital signs are reported to the licensed nurse immediately. Record as instructed based on findings.
  • Complete all assigned tasks and assists other team members in caring for patients.

Wellpath is an EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability Employer

Our investment in you

  • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance plan options
  • Time off & leave benefits
  • 401K
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Parental benefits

Compensation Range

$17 - $19 / hour


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