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Certified Nursing Assistant Class Hosted by Brightview Senior Living, Anne Arundel Workforce Development Corporation and itWorks Learning Center Celebrates First Graduating Class

Certified Nursing Assistant Class Hosted by Brightview Senior Living
Class of 18 students graduated in October
 

Baltimore MD. (Nov. 7, 2019)Brightview Senior Living, a leader in senior living that builds, owns and operates more than 40 vibrant senior living communities along the east coast, alongside Anne Arundel Workforce Development Corporation (AAWDC) and itWorks Learning Center are pleased to announce the graduation of 18 students from their Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) class.  The partners came together to provide training for those interested in the healthcare field in Anne Arundel County. The class began in August and concluded in late October. 

This is the first of hopefully many classes we will be able to sponsor in partnership with AAWDC and itWorks. Finding enough talent interested in the senior living field has presented itself a challenge as we grow and the whole healthcare field expands relations at Brightview Senior Living. The Baby Boomer generation is aging, and with this poses a big opportunity for those in the healthcare field. By hosting CNA classes, we know we are not only positively impacting the economy, but we are also encouraging people to find their passion and hopefully a career at a senior living community, like Brightview.”
vicki white, director of employee relations, Brightview senior living  

Out of the graduating class, there have already been eight offers for employment at Brightview’s Crofton community. In addition, two current associates within Brightview in Anne Arundel County completed the class and have been offered elevated caregiver roles. 

“We are absolutely thrilled with the quality and engagement of the students who graduated from this program,” White continued. “We hope they will make Brightview Senior Living their home of employment for many years to come, and we can already envision upward growth for many of these superstars.”

Another CNA class is scheduled to begin in Spring 2020, hosted by Brightview Crofton. For more information about Brightview Senior Living, its partnered education opportunities and to find vibrant communities near you, visit www.BrightviewSeniorLiving.com.

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About Brightview Senior Living

Brightview Senior Living builds, owns, and manages award-winning vibrant senior living communities in eight states along the East Coast: Connecticut, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, and Virginia. We offer vibrant senior Independent Living, Assisted Living, Enhanced Care, and Wellspring Village®, a specialized neighborhood for people living with Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia.

Each of our Brightview Senior Living communities focuses on five elements of wellness which we call SPICE. Spiritual, Physical, Intellectual, Cultural, and Emotional. Our amenities and programs encourage active senior living communities and development in these areas, keeping residents active and healthy.


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