Careers

Join the JFS Family

JFS Richmond offers a pleasant working environment and a competitive compensation package, as well as a number of appealing benefits.

Through the hard work and dedication of our staff, JFS Richmond pursues its mission of helping all people achieve their full potential regardless of age, race, religion, or circumstance. The JFS staff approaches this commitment with the highest level of compassion, professionalism, and integrity with a strong focus on what matters most: the men, women, and children who turn to us for help everyday.

Employees are an integral part of the JFS family. We demonstrate our commitment to our staff by offering an appealing benefit package, competitive compensation, and a pleasant work environment.

Full-time administrative/professional employees are eligible for health, dental, long-term disability, vacation, sick, and retirement benefits, while full-time home-care employees are eligible for health, vacation, and retirement benefits.

CNAs, PCAs, and Companions

We are always seeking caring and kind Certified Nursing Assistants (CNA), Personal Care Assistants (PCA) or Companions to join our Home Care team. JFS is one of the longest-running social service agencies in Richmond and are proud of our history of helping clients regardless of race, religion, income, or insurance. A career at JFS is an excellent opportunity to achieve growth for motivated and enthusiastic caregivers. You’ll love a career at JFS!

Please click the button below to access the full application.

JFS Richmond does not discriminate against any employee or qualified applicant for employment on the basis of age, race, color, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, sex, disability, or any other characteristic protected under applicable Federal or State law.

Development Associate

The Development Associate (DA) will support and work in collaboration with the Chief Impact Officer and Leadership Team to implement individual giving fundraising and communication efforts for JFS.

The DA will coordinate cultivation and stewardship of current donors as well as develop a portfolio of targeted new donors and current donors for upgrades. The DA will assist with the strategy and implementation of JFS fundraising efforts, including the annual fund direct mail, special events, donor recruitment, relations and retention, and other development activities, as assigned.

The DA will assist with the communications for JFS. The DA creates/updates development materials and social media and may assist with materials for internal and external audiences.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Cultivation and stewardship of current JFS donors. Identify and develop a portfolio of targeted new and current donors for upgrade and growth.
  • Implement the fundraising and communication efforts for JFS.
  • Maintains donor database (eTapestry), records management, and tax and thank you letters.
  • Assist with the strategy and implementation of JFS fundraising efforts, including annual fund direct mail, special events, donor recruitment, relations and retention.
  • Assist with communications and marketing strategies for JFS (Reflector and Newsletter)
  • Supports the Chief Impact Officer and JFS team at Community Events and attends planning meetings as necessary.
  • Creates and updates social media posts,
  • Other development activities, as assigned.

Qualifications:

1 to 3 years experience in fundraising, non-profits, sales, donor-focused, or volunteer management positions. Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced, fun environment. Excellent communication skills. Computer literate and technologically proficient in MS Office (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint) and experience in donor database systems, E-Tapestry or Blackbaud (Razors Edge) preferred. Strong social media experience. Knowledge of Word Press, Constant Contact and Canva preferred. Bachelor’s degree in related field.

About JFS:

At Jewish Family Services (JFS) we believe everyone is entitled to services that enrich their life and help their overall well-being. As the city’s most established non-profit resource for care, counseling and adoption, we are dedicated to building a stronger, healthier and happier Richmond.

For more than 170 years, JFS has provided exceptional guidance and support to individuals and families of all ages, faiths and income levels. We take great pride in helping to change lives in productive and positive ways.

DOL: full or part time

To Apply: Send your resume, cover letter, and salary requirements to [email protected]

JFS Richmond does not discriminate against any employee or qualified applicant for employment on the basis of age, race, color, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, sex, disability, or any other characteristic protected under applicable Federal or State law.

RN

At Jewish Family Services (JFS) we believe everyone is entitled to services that enrich their life and help their overall well-being. As the city’s most established non-profit resource for care, counseling, and adoption, we are dedicated to building a stronger, healthier and happier Richmond. 

JFS is seeking a compassionate, reliable, and dedicated RN to join our Home Care Team on a part-time basis. The RN assesses client needs to determine appropriate levels of services to be provided. They provide direct care as needed. They provide specific written and verbal instruction to Home Care staff followed by on-going supervision, appropriate record keeping and communication to clients, families, and physicians. 

Job Type: Part-time, flexible schedule

To Apply: Send resume, cover letter, and salary requirements to Teresa Baldwin at [email protected].

JFS Richmond does not discriminate against any employee or qualified applicant for employment on the basis of age, race, color, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, sex, disability, or any other characteristic protected under applicable Federal or State law.

Certified Nursing Assistant

At Jewish Family Services (JFS) we believe everyone is entitled to services that enrich their life and help their overall well-being. As the city’s most established non-profit resource for care, counseling, and adoption, we are dedicated to building a stronger, healthier and happier Richmond. 

We are urgently seeking compassionate, reliable, and dedicated CNAs to join our care team to assist clients with activities of daily living based on an individual care plan. Competitive salary, flexible schedule with weekly pay and benefits.

CNA responsibilities and duties may include but are not limited to:

  • Assisting Client with Personal Care & Hygiene
  • Meal Preparation
  • Light Housekeeping Duties
  • Assisting Clients with Mobility in and around the home
  • Accompaniment to Appointments, Errand Running
  • Medication Reminders
  • Record Client Care Notes and Report Client Health Daily

For more than 170 years, JFS has provided exceptional guidance and support to individuals and families of all ages, faiths, and income levels. We take great pride in helping to change lives in productive and positive ways. If you want to make a difference come join our team.

Job Type: Full-time or Part-time available

M-F day/evening
Sa/Su day/evening

Pay: $12.00 - $16.00 per hour

COVID-19 considerations: JFS adheres to strict CDC guidelines and provides PPE for all employees.

Full-time employees are eligible to participate in our Benefits Program (health/dental/vision and STD benefits). All employees are eligible to participate in our referral program.

Apply on-line by clicking the button below or in person at 6718 Patterson Ave, Richmond, VA 23226, M-F 9:00-3:00.

JFS Richmond does not discriminate against any employee or qualified applicant for employment on the basis of age, race, color, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, sex, disability, or any other characteristic protected under applicable Federal or State law.