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Spectrum Health CNA Starter Program Unit Aide Rehab and Nursing Center Fuller Ave. Full Time Days in Grand Rapids, Michigan

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Job Description


Have you been thinking about starting a career in Health Care, but don't know where to begin? Spectrum Health Continuing Care (SHCC) offers a CNA Starter Program - a program designed to give you work experience in Health Care while paying for you to become a CNA! The program begins by starting you in one of our Rehab & Nursing Centers as a Unit Aide. This role will provide help to nursing staff and companionship to patients and residents. After 90 days, you will be able to be considered for placement in the CNA Starter Program. In this program, SHCC will cover the costs for you to attend CNA training...AND pay you for hours spent in your classes! When you graduate and obtain your CNA certificate, we will promote you to a CNA position so you can use your new skills, along with the training you've been getting along the way to make a difference in the lives of our patients and residents. While a Unit Aide, you will assist in stocking supplies, cleaning equipment, and performing other duties as needed. Assists in stocking supplies, cleaning equipment and performing other errands as needed.


  • High School Diploma or equivalent Required

  • Successful completion of competency-based orientation program Required

Primary Location

SITE - Kent Community Campus Building Only - 750 Fuller Ave - Grand Rapids

Department Name

2nd Floor - RNC Fuller

Employment Type

Full time


Day (United States of America)

Weekly Scheduled Hours


Hours of Work

7 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Days Worked


Weekend Frequency

Every third weekend

Accommodation Notice: If you are a qualified individual with a disability, you may request a reasonable accommodation in Spectrum Health's application process. Contact us at 616-486-SHHR (7447).

Spectrum Health grants equal employment opportunity to all qualified persons without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, religion, genetic information, marital status, height, weight, sexual orientation, veteran status, or any other legally protected

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Who We Are

Spectrum Health is a nationally recognized not-for-profit health system, offering a full continuum of health services through our health plan, medical group and hospital group. As an integrated health system, we are able to work together across all facilities, employees and providers to create exceptional, consumer-focused interactions.

Spectrum Health is redefining what it takes to improve the health of our communities and introducing new and innovative ways for consumers to access high-quality, low-cost care so that they can connect with us for a lifetime of health.

We strive to provide one Spectrum Health experience: a consistent, high-quality, seamless health journey for consumers; no matter where, when or how they interact with us. The result is better health outcomes for the thousands of individuals, families and communities we serve.

We are the region’s largest employer, with corporate offices located in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Spectrum Health Hospital Group and Spectrum Health Medical Group are consistently recognized for the exceptional care they provide. Priority Health is among the largest health system-sponsored health plans in the U.S. and offers extensive experience serving large and small employer groups, individuals, Medicare Advantage, Healthy Michigan Plan and Medicaid populations.

Since 2010, Spectrum Health has been listed five times among the 15 Top Health Systems in the U.S. by Truven Analytics™. Click here ( to see a complete list of our safety, quality and patient experience awards.