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Careers at Cortland

Cortland Acres employees understand that caring for our residents is like caring for a member of our family. Our employees get a lot of satisfaction out of putting a smile on a resident’s face and making a difference in the lives of the residents as well as their families and friends.

We offer employment opportunities for registered nurses, licensed practical nurses, certified nursing assistants, social workers, physical and occupational therapists, speech and language therapists, administrators and secretarial personnel, dietitians and dietary workers, health information (medical records), IT specialists, activities, maintenance, housekeeping, and laundry staff.

The goal of Cortland Acres is to attract and retain the best and most qualified employees. We offer in-service training for staff members and an administrator in-training program. 


In addition, we offer a free certified nursing assistant (CNA) training program for anyone interested in starting a career in the health field. The 6-week programs includes three weeks of online scenerio work performed from home on your own schedule. The remaining three weeks of training take place at Cortland Acres with supervised contact with our residents. Our CNA training program has a rolling admission so the next class is just around the corner. 

Our compensation package offers a range of benefits. Cortland Acres is an equal opportunity employer. For more information about current job openings or to inquire about the start of the next CNA class, please email Lois Nelson at or call 304.463.4181.


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