NRCA Job Opportunities

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


Apply at or send resume 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:


NRCA Employment Application in PDF version or Word file


  • NRCA conducts pre-employment criminal background and driving record checks, drug 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 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.

  • Send separate application for each position and indicate which position/location for which applying.

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

  •  NRCA Benefits List

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.


Radford Head Start
Part-time:  35 hours (Sept to May) ; 30 hours (summer)
Maintains the outreach and recruitment of children and families, engages in mutually respectful goal-oriented partnerships with families to promote healthy parent-child relationships and family well-being. 
Associate Degree (Bachelor’s preferred) in human services or related field + 1 yr related exp.
Starting wage: $12.99 – 15.97 (depending upon qualifications), plus benefits.  Additional compensation for Bilingual (Spanish/English).
Possession of valid driver's license and good driving required.  Must be willing to obtain CDL (Commercial driver’s license); NRCA provides CDL training and pays required fees.
Apply at or send resume to NRCA,1093 East Main Street , Radford, VA  24141; Fax: (540) 633-2585; e-mail: 
Application deadline: May 22 or until position filled.  EOE/AA


Children’s Health Improvement Partnership
Montgomery County
Home visiting services to pregnant women and children ages 0-6 to improve health and promote wellness and self-sufficiency in low income families.  Assists entire family by building on their strengths and addressing such issues as parenting skills, housing, nutrition, education, employment and kindergarten readiness.  Ability to build relationships with families and passion for making a difference in families with socioeconomic challenges, works in a variety of home settings, understands and appreciates families’ cultural, economic, and social background. Knowledge of child development and case management preferred. 
Associate (Bachelor’s preferred) with exp. providing services to low-income families required.  Experience working in home visiting highly desirable.  Training includes Parents as Teachers certification.  Possession of valid driver’s license and good driving record required. 
Full-time 40 hours/week. 
Starting wage band $12.99 to 15.51 (dependent upon education and related experience), plus benefits.  Additional compensation for bilingual (Spanish/English or Arabic/English). 
Apply at or send resume to NRCA, 1093 East Main St, Radford, VA 24141; fax (540) 633-2585 or email
Applications accepted until position filled.  EOE/AA



Children’s Health Improvement Partnership (CHIP) of New River Valley
Montgomery& Radford; full-time position
Duties include case management services; health focused home visits to pregnant women and families with children birth to 6 yrs enrolled in CHIP. Completes health assessments, case management of chronic illnesses & pregnant women, promotion of well child care, and performance of developmental and health screenings. Ability to work effectively with clients of multi-cultural and socio-economic backgrounds.
Current VA nursing license with pediatric experience. Community health experience preferred. Valid driver’s license/good driving record.
Starting Salary band: $34,473 to 41,162 (depending upon education and related experience qualifications), plus benefits.
Apply at or send resume to NRCA, 1093 East Main St, Radford, VA 24141; Fax: (540) 633-2585; e-mail:
Applications accepted until position filled. EOE/AA


NRCA is currently accepting applications for  Community Service Worker substitute  positions throughout the  New River Valley, especially for Pulaski & Radford offices.  
Determines eligibility for emergency services (food, shelter, utility assistance, etc.); accesses emergency assistance resources; staff support for seasonal activities; liaison with other area agencies, and performs basic office tasks. 
Required:  minimum of High School diploma or GED.  Associate’s degree or experience (internships included) in human services field preferred.
Part-time, on-call/as needed basis.  
Wage: $11.87/hr. 
Applications are accepted on an ongoing basis.