NRCA Job Opportunities

"NRCA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer."


We're looking for people with a passion for making a difference in families with socioeconomic challenges, with ability to understand and appreciate families’ cultural, economic, and social background.

  •                  -  Social work and related fields                

                     -  Child Development

                     -  Nursing


Send your resume, application and cover letter to:

New River Community Action, Attn: Human Resource Manager
1093 East Main Street, Radford, VA 24141
Fax: (540) 633-2585 or send by e-mail:



  • Employment is contingent on successful completion of criminal, child abuse/neglect search, and driving record checks anddrug test and employment physical. 
  • A criminal conviction will not necessarily be a bar to employment with New River Community Action.  The nature of the conviction, the date of the conviction, and the relationship of the conviction to the job sought, as well as other objective legitimate factors, will all be considered.

  • For positions which may require driving, applicants must possess a valid driver's license and a good driving record.

  • All hires must undergo pre-employment drug test.  All employees are subject to random drug testing throughout employment. 

  • Bilingual (Spanish/English) desired but not required.  Additional compensation for proven Bilingual skills.

  • Listed starting wage depends upon qualifications (educational & related experience).


    Click on link to download/view:

  • NRCA Benefits List

  • NRCA Employment Application in PDF version

  • NRCA Employment Application in Word file

Accepting applications for the following position vacancies:


Separate application/resume required for each position and indicate which position for which applying.  Click on the position title to view the position job description.



SUBSTITUTE Community Service Worker - NRCA Emergency Assistance Program is currently accepting applications for substitute Community Service Worker positions in Giles, Radford, & Pulaski Counties.  
Interviews applicants to determine their needs and eligibility for emergency services, food, and other special or seasonal programs as available. Becomes and maintains familiarity with and follows guidelines of funding sources and approved Emergency Assistance Policy and Procedures.
Positions require a minimum of High School diploma or GED.  Associate’s degree in social services field preferred.
Wage:  $11.78/hr. 
Applications accepted on ongoing basis.



Serve in your community while earning money for school and pay off student loans!
New River Community Action, a local non-profit, seeks self-motivated, team players committed to improving the lives of low-income families in the New River Valley. 
Full-time (1700 hrs/yr) service term positions:


        – FINANCIAL LITERACY & COMMUNITY OUTREACH ASSISTANT for Floyd County. Floyd residents encouraged to apply.

        – FINANCIAL LITERACY & RENTER EDUCATION WORKSHOPS FACILITATOR with Housing Programs serving Giles, Pulaski & Floyd counties

Application deadline October 16 or until positions filled. Indicate position(s) in which interested. 
Valid driver's license and transportation necessary/mileage reimbursement. 
Living allowance of $12,100/yr and education award of $5,730 upon completion of service hours. Position includes health care and child care benefits.
Bi-lingual candidates encouraged to apply.
Apply at or send resume to: NRCA, 1093 East Main St, Radford, VA  24141 or email: