Activities Assistant / Paid CNA Training

$18.00 - $19.00 hourly
  • Helios Healthcare
  • 1002 West Fremont Avenue, Sunnyvale, CA, USA
  • Aug 31, 2022
Full time Health Care / Medical

Job Description

This is great opportunity for those wanting to enter the medical field. Typical Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) programs can cost up to $1,800 and are usually unpaid. Crestwood also offers scholarships for those employees that wish to further their education after completing the program!  Activities Assistants hired between now and Ju 2022, will be eligible to apply for Paid CNA training through Crestwood. At the end of the 8 week program, and successful receipt of the CNA license, they will be eligible to be promoted to CNA roles!

Minimum Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma / GED
  • Ability to read, write, and speak well enough to provide written documentation, read and understand policies, procedures and communications, and communicate effectively with other employees/ residents.
  • Prior experience providing activities or other types of group treatment preferred.
  • Prior experience in Mental Health preferred.
  • Clean driving record preferred.

Helios Healthcare is a proud affiliate of Crestwood Behavioral Health, Inc.

Our Benefits:  We offer qualified employees comprehensive health benefits (Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, AD&D), as well as generous time away programs, flexible schedules, a 401k matching, a Scholarship program, and extensive training opportunities with CEUs that include DBT, WRAP, Motivational Interviewing and more. 

Our Values: Family, compassion, commitment, enthusiasm, flexibility, character and social responsibility- drive the work that we do every day, at all our campuses. These values are integrated into every area of the company’s operations and they serve as the foundation of the programs and services we provide. We are deeply committed to creating a positive impact on society and the environment.

Our Commitment: Crestwood is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer that is committed to inclusion, equity and diversity. We embrace all differences and are fully committed to fostering a sense of belonging for everyone. We also take affirmative action to offer employment and advancement opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, pregnancy, marital status, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

Crestwood Behavioral Health is proud to be California’s leading provider of mental health services, assisting thousands of clients and their families from across the state for more than 53 years. We offer generous benefit packages, competitive salaries, and a team focused on your growth. To learn more about working at Crestwood (our culture, values, benefits) please visit our new Work at Crestwood page.

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Employment is contingent upon successful completion of a background investigation including criminal history and identity check.


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Deadline to Apply

October 2022