Free Nursing Assistant Class -WA

Day, Evening, or Noc
Union Position
Location : City
Port Townsend





Interested in becoming a Certified Nursing Assistant?  Let us help!


We are offering a FREE class to become a Certified Nursing Assistant 


The class will be held online Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday 12:30pm - 4:30pm

Class Starts May 25th


Guaranteed employment upon successful completion of the course!

Work as a NAR while completing the course!


Facility pays testing fees for successful graduates 

All applicants must pass a background check


Avamere at Port Townsend

1201 Hancock Street
Port TownsendWashington 98368

This is a great start to become a Nursing Assistant in the State of Washington and is also a wonderful step to becoming a licensed nurse. Avamere offers tuition reimbursement for Nursing School after one year of full-time employment.


You will learn to:

  • Check each resident routinely to ensure that his/her personal care needs are being met in accordance with his/her wishes.
  • Review care plans daily to determine if changes in the resident’s daily care routine have been made on the care plan.
  • Inform the Nurse Supervisor of any changes in the resident’s condition so that appropriate information can be entered on the resident’s care plan.
  • Assist resident’s with daily needs, including preparation for activity and social programs, and transporting residents to/from appointments.
  • Create and uphold an atmosphere of warmth, patience, enthusiasm, and a calm and cheerful environment.
  • Ensure that resident’s rooms are ready for receiving and make residents comfortable.
  • Participate in facility surveys by authorized government agencies.


  • Must possess a minimum of a 10th grade education.
  • Maintain confidentiality of all resident care information in accordance with HIPAA guidelines.
  • Effectively communicate necessary resident information to Charge Nurses, Director of Nursing and/or Administrator.
  • Must be able to supply proof of COVID-19 Vaccination or documentation supporting a medical or religious exemption within 60 days of hire.

Facility Information

Tucked near the Quimper Peninsula in a beautiful seaport town in Washington State you’ll find Avamere at Port Townsend. This location features 120 rooms and offers independent and assisted living services. Amenities include 24-hour staff, life enrichment programs, outings to art shows, and an extensive activities calendar.  


Their engaging employee culture fosters trust and fun through their team, residents, and those just stopping by for a visit. All employees are a vital part of the operation, impacting every resident’s life each day. The staff give so much of themselves to residents. They are like family and are treated as such. Employees are regularly recognized through an employee of the month recognition program. 


Residents are very engaged, participating in many activities, both in the senior community and locally. One resident has even been featured in a local art gallery.  Other residents have organized clothing drives to give back to their local community. Avamere at Port Townsend employees have also organized food drives. 


Avamere at Port Townsend earned the Bronze Commitment to Quality Award from the American Health Care Association. Bronze award recipients describe their mission, characteristics, and key challenges and use these factors together to improve quality care. This award recognizes recipients for developing a foundation to begin a journey of continuous quality improvement. 


Avamere at Port Townsend was named the Best of Jefferson County for assisted living in the Port Townsend area. 2020 marked their second consecutive year earning this remarkable award recognizing quality senior care. 


Avamere at Port Townsend was also voted Best of Jefferson County in assisted living by local residents. 


Get to know more about Avamere at Port Townsend on their blog and on Facebook.   


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