Certified Nursing Assistants are an integral part of our Riverside nursing team. CNAs help us deliver our mission of caring for others as would care for those we love. We offer a range of opportunities in many settings, including hospitals, nursing homes and home health. CNAs at Riverside also have nearly unlimited potential to grow professionally. In fact, many of our nursing leaders started out as nursing assistants. If you want to reach your highest potential, consider joining our team at Riverside.

Join Us for Riverside CNA Recruitment Day

Tuesday, October 29, 1-5 p.m.

Come meet Riverside team members and experience first-hand why Riverside is nationally certified as a Great Place to Work. Visit us at any of these locations:

Patriots Colony
6000 Patriots Colony Drive
Williamsburg, VA 23188

The Gardens at Warwick Forest 
1000 Old Denbigh Boulevard 
Newport News, VA 23602

Riverside Healthy Living Community – Smithfield
101 John Rolfe Drive 
Smithfield, VA 23430

Riverside Convalescent Center – Hampton
414 Algonquin Road
Hampton, VA 23661

Riverside Convalescent Center - West Point
2960 Chelsea Road 
West Point, VA 23181

Riverside Convalescent Center-Saluda
672 Gloucester Road
Saluda, VA 23149

Riverside Convalescent Center – Mathews
603 Main Street 
Mathews, VA 23109

Sanders Retirement Village
7385 Walker Avenue
Gloucester, VA 23061

The Orchard, Riverside Healthy Living Community Northern Neck
20 Delfae Drive
Warsaw, Virginia 22572

Click here to RSVP for this event.

Advancement opportunities

Riverside is committed to helping team members further themselves professionally. Every year, about 40 percent of our open positions are filled by our own team, which demonstrates the potential for advancement. We support and encourage lifelong learning and advanced education. All full- and part-time team members are eligible for educational assistance through up-front tuition reimbursement from day one. In addition:

  • We have a CNA Clinical Ladder program, a unique offering among health care systems. This provides CNAs with avenues for professional development that may not be likely other places.
  • Our own Riverside College of Health Careers offers many opportunities for CNAs to enhance their skills. Learn more here.

Want to become a CNA?

CNAs provide basic care and help people with day-to-day activities. It's the kind of work you can feel good about, and it's an excellent pathway to advance your career in health care. Check out the Nurse Aide educational program offered by our Riverside College of Health Careers. Click here.

More about Riverside, a great place to work
For more than 100 years, Riverside has been living our mission to care for others as we would care for those we love. We have hundreds of locations throughout coastal Virginia, an area noted for its wealth of recreational, cultural and educational opportunities. We are one of the area's larger employers, with about 10,000 team members. We've been certified as a top workplace by the Great Place to Work organization since 2017. Riverside Regional Medical Center, Riverside Walter Reed Hospital and Riverside Shore Memorial Hospital have earned the Pathway to Excellence designation, which highlights work environments where nurses can flourish.

Learn more
Email employment@rivhs.com or call 757-534-JOBS (5627) or 866-929-9905.