Resident Assistant / CNA - Therapy Grads! - Pathway to Therapy Program


Presbyterian Homes & Services is seeking Therapy Graduates looking to get into the therapy field. We have a great opportunity for you! Pathway to Therapy Program hires therapy graduates as Nursing Assistants (both certified and non-certified) and includes structured mentorship and professional development to further prepare you for a career in therapy!

Program Highlights:

  • Loan forgiveness program for eligible employees
  • 1:1 structured mentorship with a therapist 
  • Priority access to therapy openings within Presbyterian Homes & Services
  • Valuable relationships & networking with rehab peers and leaders
  • Hands-on experience providing direct care to older adults
  • And much, much more! 

Opportunities to join our team at any of these three locations:

Boutwells Landing in Oak Park Heights, MN

GracePointe Crossings in Cambridge, MN

Norris Square in Cottage Grove, MN

Flagstone in Eden Prairie, MN

These positions are Full-Time & may include working every other weekend and scheduled holidays.

Put your education to excellent use and begin earning now! A path created just for you! PHS strongly supports your learning and development - whatever your long term career goals and aspirations may be! 

How we keep you safe during COVID-19:

  • Vaccine is offered but not mandated.
  • New technology installed in all our buildings to clean the air safely.
  • Physical distancing & masks 
  • Regular cleaning & disinfection 
  • Private Rooms for residents in over 95% of our care settings.
  • 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.
  • To be considered for Care Center/TCU: Current Nursing Assistant Certification required or willing to take CNA class paid for by PHS.
  • 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:

Presbyterian Homes & Services (PHS), based in St. Paul, Minnesota, is a non-profit, faith-based organization providing a broad array of high quality housing choices, care and service options for older adults. Over 7,000 employees serve 27,000 older adults through 50 PHS-affiliated senior living communities in Minnesota, Wisconsin and Iowa, and through Optage® home and community services. PHS is also co-owner of Genevive, a progressive model of primary care, care navigation and value-based services for over 5,300 older adults in Minnesota. Established in 1955, PHS has earned the reputation as an innovative leader concerned with promoting independence, vitality and well-being for those they serve.

We believe employees are the most important resource in our ministry and we are committed to an environment where employees are valued and empowered to make a difference. With a strong commitment to grow our employees from within, the development opportunities with us are virtually unlimited. We offer competitive wages, opportunities for advancement, ongoing training, and incredible benefits like education assistance and nursing loan forgiveness.

If you have a desire to honor God by enriching the lives and touching the hearts of older adults, consider answering the call and join our team.

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.

Full time
Oak Park Heights, MN 55082, US