Nursing Assistant

Job ID
Nursing Assistant (NAR, HHA, CNA)
Job Location : City
Job Location : State
Optage - Hospice
Full Time


Presbyterian Homes - Optage Hospice is seeking a Full-Time Nursing Assistant ( Home Health Aide / CNA / Caregiver / Resident Assistant ) to join the team. No weekends required, Monday-Friday 7a-2:30p. We can consider schedules between 8-10 shifts per pay period. We are offering a $500 hiring bonus for a FT schedule.


As an Optage caregiver, you will be serving clients in various locations in the Minnesota metro area, providing individualized one on one care. Schedules are designed to minimize the amount of traveling you will be doing. Nursing Assistant training is required, but candidates do not have to be active on the MN NAR Registry in order to qualify. 


Salary: $17.85- $20.92/hour based on caregiving experience.


Why work for Presbyterian Homes & Services?  

  • Flexible scheduling - no weekends or evenings!
  • Reimbursement for milege & paid travel time
  • No Waiting. Start Training! PHS OnTrack Training at no cost!
  • Education Assistance Programs and Nursing Loan Forgiveness
  • Competitive pay & routine pay increases
  • No waiting for paycheck, get paid the same day you work!
  • Benefits packages for Full-Time employees
  • Scholarship program – awards up to $5,250 per year!
  • Free Fitness Center access
  • Discounted or free Employee Meals



  • Perform ADL’s as scheduled and assist other Resident Assistants as needed while maintaining consistency with regulations and established best practices.
  • Monitor changes in Resident’s condition
  • Transferring and assisting residents with mobility using various methods (gait belt, mechanical lifts, etc.)
  • Ensure residents are cared for with dignity.


  • Caregiving experience preferred but applicants without experience will still be considered.
  • Demonstrated compatibility with the PHS mission and operating philosophies.
  • Commitment to work every other weekend and scheduled holidays.
  • Demonstrated ability to read, write, speak and understand the English language to communicate with all customers.

About PHS

Based in St. Paul, Minnesota–Presbyterian Homes & Services (PHS) is a nonprofit, faith-based organization providing a broad array of high-quality housing choices, care options and services for older adults. There are over 7,500 team members like you at PHS, serving more than 26,000 older adults through 60+ PHS-affiliated senior living communities in Minnesota, Iowa and Wisconsin, and through Optage® and other community services. PHS is also co-owner of Genevive®, the largest geriatric primary care practice in MN, providing comprehensive care for over 15,000 older adults.

An Innovative Leader: Established in 1955, PHS has earned the reputation as an Innovative Leader dedicated to promoting independence, purposeful living, and overall well-being. PHS is now one of the largest nonprofit senior housing and services providers in the US.

Our strong focus on our employees, means we are committed to an environment where you are valued and empowered to make a difference. With a strong commitment to team growth from within, roughly 80% of leadership roles are filled through the development of people like you. To learn more about PHS culture, benefits and team development, we invite you to visit the "Careers" section of our website.

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PHS is an EEO/AA employer. All applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of their race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, disability, age, marital status, or status with regard to public assistance.


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