Working as a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) can be one of the most demanding yet rewarding jobs you can experience. While your job satisfaction can come from caring for the sick or elderly, repeating the same day-to-day duties can become monotonous. Don’t worry, there’s good news! As an agency CNA, you can still keep your rewarding career as a CNA while maintaining a flexible schedule and unique day-to-day routines. Here are 4 benefits to signing on with a healthcare staffing agency as a CNA:
Flexible Shifts- As a CNA working for a staffing agency you have control over how much or how little you work. Are you a working parent who only wants to work nights and weekends to spend more time with your kids? No problem for an agency CNA! Your agency will work with you to find the right assignment that fits your needs and your personality.
Ever-changing Environment– From long-term care facilities and hospitals to in-home care, a CNA has an important role to play in many healthcare environments. Working with an agency means that you have the flexibility to test out different roles in different healthcare settings all while maintaining your job security. Agency CNAs are often in high demand due to their flexible nature and experiences from other institutions. They can often provide valuable insight on problems and solutions from their wide range of experiences in different organizations.
Opportunities for Many Different Experiences- If you’re always up for a challenge or new adventure then this is the right job for you! Agency CNAs have the unique ability to change roles frequently allowing them to broaden their experiences and their specialties. Well-rounded CNAs with many levels of clinical experience are always in demand.
Control your Own Earning Potential- Working with an agency means that you can sign up for as many or as few assignments as you want! If you’re saving up for a vacation or need some extra money for the holidays you can simply sign up for additional shifts. Many agencies also offer signing bonuses or performance incentives so be sure to ask when you apply!
Whether you’re looking for a change of pace or just want to add some flexibility to your schedule, working as a CNA for a staffing agency has many potential benefits. At PRN Staffing, Inc. we always value our CNAs and take care to match them with our facilities based on personality and experience. Click here to view our current openings and submit your resume today!