Foley Center Nurses
Seeking a career where you can make life better for your community? Whether you are just starting your career or seeking a career change – ARHS is here for you! By becoming a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA), you will be a vital part of our team and have an opportunity to make a meaningful difference in the lives of those you serve.
We are now accepting applications for a paid certified nursing assistant training.  This nine-week training is offered in partnership with Caldwell Community College.  Upon successful completion of the training, candidates will be placed in a certified nursing assistant role within the Appalachian Regional Healthcare System.

Apply for a paid training position

Applicants must be at least 18 years old, have a high school diploma or GED, complete the interview process, and pass all pre-employment screenings to be considered for the program.

Class will be held September 10th – November 9th on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 8:00 am – 4:30 pm at the Watauga Campus of Caldwell Community College.

If selected, ARHS will cover the cost of

  • registration fee
  • malpractice insurance
  • online modules
  • certification exam

Candidates are responsible for the cost of

  • scrubs
  • minor medical equipment
  • any other fees required by Caldwell Community College

Students will receive compensation for their time in class and have a schedule that allows additional working hours up to 40 hours per week.