CNA Instructor and Evaluator

Full-time, Permanent Position, Available on: 2022-06-07

Named one of the top 25 communities in the country by U.S. News and World Report!

Garden Spot Village, part of Garden Spot Communities, is currently seeking a CNA Instructor & Evaluator for a Full Time position working Monday – Friday.

Garden Spot Village, located in New Holland, PA, is a Retirement Community offering innovative options for residential living, and also wellness and healthcare services.

The CNA Instructor & Evaluator is responsible for developing, coordinating and evaluating nurse aide education/training for team members within the households in adherence with organizations goals, outcomes, nursing standards of practice, and regulatory agencies including the PA Department of Education.

What does Garden Spot Communities offer employees?

The opportunity to make a difference in the lives of others, working in a non-profit atmosphere with community involvement, friends, and a mission that extends beyond the people we serve to those who serve here.
We value our team members! In addition to fair, competitive wages we offer a comprehensive compensation package that includes, but is not limited to, the following benefits!
Medical, Dental, Vision insurance coverage
401(k) retirement program with 5% company match
A fully tax-deductible Health Savings Account program
Paid Time Off
Tuition Assistance and Career Development
Campus perks such as a campus fitness room and salon, generous meal discounts, and many employee appreciation and recognition events.
What will I do in this role with Garden Spot?

As an CNA Instructor & Evaluator, supporting the Garden Spot Communities’ mission will include the following responsibilities:

Manages the training and evaluating of Nursing Assistant trainees in coordination with Harrisburg Area Community College and the third party test administrator.
Teaches the 120-hour approved course for Nurse Aide Training at the Maple Farm campus in Akron, PA
Proactively identifies the need for policies, protocols, and programs based on regulations, assessed risks, and the needs of the Garden Spot Communities Nursing Assistant trainees.
Recommends, develops, communicates, and implements policies, procedures, and programs, and evaluates and monitors such on an on-going basis.
Develops and maintains educational resources for nursing assistant trainees.
Participates in the orientation of new nursing assistant trainees in Skilled Nursing households.
Works in tandem with the Harrisburg Area Community College, the Director of Nursing, and Human Resources to recruit and onboard new nurse aide trainees.
Plans, schedules and communicates a calendar of education programs and in-services in a timely manner and works with department supervisors to ensure appropriate participation.
Provides online training, in-service and competency records of each employee to the appropriate supervisors
What do I need for this role with Garden Spot?

Current and valid RN license in PA
Teaching the Educator (TTE) Workshop Completion Certificate
Valid PA RN license
CPR certification
Prior relevant training or work experience in education and/or program development in an acute care, long-term care, or rehabilitation facility
Prior experience in geriatric nursing; dementia experience preferred
Knowledge of HIPAA regulations, OSHA, Department of Health, CDC, and CMS regulations
Ability and willingness to provide effective training, coaching, and supervision to CNAs, and provide guidance to nursing and other staff with respect to areas of responsibility
Prior experience developing, communicating, and implementing policies, protocols, and programs
Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
Comfort with public speaking (e.g., facilitating meetings and training sessions, etc.)
Computer skills (ability to access web sites, use web-based applications, PointClickCare , Word)
How is Garden Spot unique?

Part of Garden Spot Communities, we are a nonprofit organization with locations in New Holland and Akron, PA, offering healing and retirement living at its best!
We live out our mission daily: To enrich the lives of older adults as an expression of Christ’s love.
We prioritize our values: Community, Excellence, Service, Stewardship, Innovation, and Integrity.
We offer compassionate personal care based on each residents’ needs and preferences.
We encourage and equip our team to work hard, have fun, and make a difference!
Before completing an application, please review The Garden Spot Experience HERE to learn more about who we are, what we do and how we do it!


Company: Garden Spot Communities

433 S Kinzer Ave, New Holland PA

Contact: Sarah Collins
(717) 200-3151