Temporary Nursing Care Partner - $22/hr

Sentara Healthcare Charlottesville, VA

About the Job

Sentara Healthcare is seeking temporary Nursing Care Partners. Openings are available at the hospitals listed below.
  • Sentara Northern Virginia Medical Center
  • Sentara Martha Jefferson Hospital
  • Sentara RMH Medical Center
  • Sentara Halifax Regional Hospital
  • Sentara Obici Hospital
  • Sentara CarePlex Hospital
  • Sentara Norfolk General Hospital
  • Sentara Leigh Hospital
  • Sentara Princess Anne Hospital
  • Sentara Virginia Beach General Hospital
  • Sentara Albemarle Medical Center
  • Sentara Williamsburg Regional Medical Center
As a Nursing Care Partner/Patient Care Technician with Sentara, you will have the opportunity to learn many new skills. From taking vitals to blood draws and daily care. The primary duties of this position include supporting the admission/discharge process, changing, bathing ambulating patients, drawing blood, foley catheter care, meeting patient needs while working under the direct supervision of a nurse. You will find that teamwork is exceptional, with everyone working together to provide the best care for our patients. Click here to hear Jennifer tell us about a day in the life of a Nursing Care Partner (NCP) with Sentara Healthcare.

Be a part of an excellent healthcare organization that cares about our People, Quality, Patient Safety, Service, and Integrity. Join a team that has a mission to improve health every day and a vision to be the healthcare choice of the communities that we serve!


Nursing Care Partners are unlicensed staff members who are accountable to, and work under the direct supervision of a professional nurse to implement delegated aspects of nursing care. Provide patient care, support the admissions and discharge process, and comply with patient safety practices under the direction of the professional nurse. Observe patients' physical, mental, and emotional conditions and report any change to the nursing.

Education Level
High School Grad or Equivalent

Experience
None, unless noted in the "Other" section below

License
Required: None, unless noted in the "Other" section below

Preferred: Basic Life Support, Cert Patient Care Tech/Asst

Skills
None, unless noted in the "Other" section below

Other
For those acting as Safety Partners, De-escalation and Physical Intervention training within 30 days of hire, except for those in Behavioral Health within 15 days of hire.One of the following programs is acceptable for Education: Sentara Care Partner Certificate Program, successful completion of a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) program, National Certified Medical Assistant (NCMA), National Certified Patient Care Technician (NCPCT), Completion of US Navy Hospital Corps School, Current student enrolled in clinical program (e.g., RN, LPN, Respiratory or Physical Therapy). Current work experience within last three years as a PCT or Nursing Assistant. One year of health care experience preferred. AHA BLS certification within 90 days of hire.