LNA Training Program
Company: Porter Medical Center
Posted on: August 7, 2022
Building Name: Porter - Helen Porter Nursing Home
Location Address: 30 Porter Drive, Middlebury Vermont
Department: Porter - Helen Porter Nursing Home Nursing
Salary Range: Min/Hour $15.50 Mid/Hour $18.22 Max/Hour $20.93
Recruiter: Kara Marszalkowski
Are you interested in starting a career in patient care? If so,
this opportunity is for you!
We are excited to be offering a new Licensed Nursing Assistant
Training Program at Helen Porter. Helen Porter is collaborating
with the Hannaford Career Center in Middlebury Vermont and will pay
the enrollment fee for the LNA Trainee class while also paying you
to learn! Participants will earn a full-time salary while learning
to become a LNA.
The Hannaford Career Center in Middlebury, VT will host a 6-week
online course which includes four weeks of evening classroom
instruction, followed by two weeks of clinical practice at Porter
Medical Center. Online classwork time should take approximately 5-8
hours per week.
Online classes begin September 12, 2022:
* Orientation is Sept 12th, 5-7pm
* Class meets online every Thursday evening from 4:30-8pm September
12, 15, 22, 29
* October 6, 13, 20, 27
* * Porter Clinicals (at the Hospital): Oct 28 Nov 10th, Times
Once you have successfully completed the class and obtained your
LNA license with the State of Vermont, you will transition into a
vacant, full-time LNA role at Helen Porter. We require a commitment
of one year as a LNA at Helen Porter.
What is an LNA?
LNA stands for Licensed Nursing Assistant. At Helen Porter, LNAs
are important and valued members of our patient and resident care
team. They work closely with residents collaboratively under the
direction of a LPN or RN delivering care, assisting with activities
of daily living, and communicating with the team about resident
changes and needs. This can include but is not limited to: taking
vital signs, assisting with mobility, personal grooming and
hygiene, responding to call lights, observing changes to patient s
health and promoting healthy functioning of residents both
physically and emotionally.
About Helen Porter:
Nestled in the farmlands of Middlebury, Helen Porter Rehabilitation
& Nursing is a welcoming, secure residence where loved ones are
assured of skilled nursing care and assistance with daily living.
The team honors the privacy of residents and respects their
individuality. This 98-bed skilled nursing facility includes units
for memory care, short-term rehabilitation, and long-term care, as
well as suites to provide comfort and privacy during end of life
care. For more information, please see our website:
A High School Diploma or GED is required. Must be at least 18 years
Our staff at Helen Porter are proud to know and care for our
residents. We are looking for someone who will feel the same. The
successful candidates will be empathetic and compassionate. Must be
reliable and able to work well as a member of a team. Strong
communication skills are needed along with the ability to follow
through. Must have a willingness to learn, support and mentor team
members as you grow, and capacity to take direction. Must have
basic computer skills.
Prerequisites for the class include: Internet Access and access to
a computer and camera
Benefits and Pay:
The rate of pay is $15.50 per hour. This a full-time position with
benefits. Below are the differentials:
* Evening: $3 per hour in addition to hourly rate of pay.
* Night: $5 per hour in addition to hourly rate of pay.
* Weekend: $2 per hour in addition to hourly rate of pay.
T he weekend differential shall be paid on top of any applicable
evening or night differentials.
In addition to the free LNA class, you may be eligible for up to
$5,000 in bonus opportunities. We also offer tuition advance
programs to further your education as an employee of Porter Medical
Employees of Porter Medical Center who accept a role of 30+ hours
per week are eligible for full benefits, including but not limited
to: Medical Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, Life and
Disability Insurance, 403(b) plan with employer contribution, and
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