Nonprofit Career Opportunities

The following organizations are seeking candidates for paid positions. For more information, please contact the organization directly.

To post a job listing, Nonprofit Members of VOLUNTEER Hampton Roads can email the job description to
Garden Coordinator (Part-Time) - Suffolk Partnership for a Healthy Community
The Suffolk Partnership for a Healthy Community is seeking a Garden Coordinator from April - September.  Applicants will need a knowledge of basic gardening skills in order to teach new gardeners and to participate knowledgeably in active garden activities.  To apply, send letter of interest and resume to: or mail to: Suffolk Partnership for a Healthy Community, 1707 N Main St. Suffolk, VA 23434.

Posted: January 27, 2015
Deadline: February 13, 2015
Director of Communications - Foodbank of Southeastern Virginia
This position is responsible for leading the Foodbank of Southeastern Virginia and the Eastern Shore’s (FSEVA) communications, public relations and marketing efforts.  Working together with the Philanthropy Department, this position oversees the day-to-day operations and overall marketing and communication strategy. This includes donor stewardship, messaging and framing, design of print, online and electronic collateral, management of publications processes from concept to completion and promotion, management of media and public relations, advertising, social media and other forms of electronic and internal communications. The position is responsible for collaborating with staff and volunteers on projects, setting priorities, implementing success and outcome measures, tracking and analyzing project performance, and achieving defined mission and strategic goals. This position reports to the Chief Philanthropy Officer and will potentially manage 2 staff members.  To apply, send your resume and 5 year salary history to

Posted: January 27, 2015
Volunteer Coordinator (Part-Time) - Virginia Beach CASA
Virginia Beach Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) Inc. is seeking to hire a qualified individual for a part time Volunteer Coordinator position.Applicants must have a Bachelors degree with experience in volunteer management, child welfare, and juvenile court proceedings; or combination of experience and training which provide the required knowledge, skills and abilities. Additional qualifications include strong volunteer recruitment skills and data management experience.Salary commensurate with experience. Background checks required. To apply: Send Resumé + 3 Letters of recommendation to: or fax to (757) 385-1051. No phone calls please.
Posted: January 26, 2015
Deadline: January 30, 2015
School Assistance Program Counselor - Catholic Charities of Eastern Virginia
Catholic Charities of Eastern Virginia is accepting resumes for School Assistance Program (SAP) Counselor. The SAP Counselor provides on-site guidance and counseling services to students of participating SAP schools. Job functions include planning, conducting, and evaluating educational programs with school personnel and providing referrals to families and school staff. Qualifications include a Master’s Degree in Education, Counseling, familiarity with community resources, and acceptance of Pro-Life philosophy. Resumes and Covers Letters may be sent to EOE
Posted: January 13, 2015
Veterinary Assistant - Chesapeake Humane Society
The Chesapeake Humane Society C.A.R.E. Clinic has an opening for an experienced veterinary assistant capable of keeping up with a fast-paced, demanding spay/neuter clinic. Our clinic operates 4 days per week offering reduced cost spay/neuter and vaccination services to community clients. The veterinary assistant is responsible for assisting the Attending Veterinarian, LVT, and other clinic staff in providing the highest quality of care for patients during hospitalization and surgery. Qualified applicants should email cover letter, resume, and three references to: or fax to 757-547-0455.
Posted: January 8, 2015
Learning Barge Educator (Part-Time)- The Elizabeth River Project
Elizabeth River Project is looking for environmental educators/deckhands for the world's first floating wetland classroom. Build your resume with a fun, one-of-a-kind experience on an award winning education vessel. Gain confidence in public speaking and engaging children and adults in hands-on activities. Learn in-depth about environmental challenges and solutions while fostering a new generation of river stewards. Ideal applicants are team players, works positively with youth, have a science background and experience with interactive education (grades preK-8 ideal). Send resume/references to attention Robin Dunbar, Education Director.
Posted: January 8, 2015
Membership Specialist - Girl Scouts of the Colonial Coast
Accountable for developing, retaining and increasing girl and adult membership in assigned areas.  Indentify, recruit, train and provide direction, supervision and ongoing support to administrative volunteers enabling them to extend Girl Scouting in the community.  Cultivate and maintain positive community relations through presentations, collaborateive efforts and networking.  To apply, subit resume and cover letter or GSCCC application to Girl Scout Council of the Colonial Coast, Human Resources, 912 Cedar Road, Chesapeake, VA 23322. 
Posted: January 7, 2015
Receptionist/Scheduler - Catholic Charities of Eastern Virginia
Catholic Charities of Eastern Virginia is accepting resumes for a full-time Receptionist/Scheduler at our Chesapeake Office located in the Western Branch area. The Receptionist/Scheduler is responsible for various office duties as well as answering the Financial Assistance hotline. This hotline is used to screen applicants in need of rent or utility assistance and schedule appointments for them to meet with the Financial Assistance Coordinator. Along with the hotline, the Receptionist/Scheduler will also schedule appointments for various other programs in Financial and Housing Counseling. Qualifications include a high school diploma, minimum 2-3 years of customer service experience, computer literacy, exceptional phone etiquette, experience with data entry and office related duties, and acceptance of Pro-Life philosophy. Candidates with Human Services or Financial Assistance experience are preferred. Please send cover letter and resume to EOE
Posted: December 29, 2014
Financial Assistance Coordinator - Catholic Charities of Eastern Virginia
Catholic Charities of Eastern Virginia is accepting resumes for our part-time Financial Assistance Coordinator. The Financial Assistance Coordinator is responsible for meeting with those in need of rent or utility assistance and determining whether CCEVA is able to assist based on provided guidelines and funding availability. The Financial Assistance Coordinator also generates monthly reports and demographic statistics. Qualified candidates should be able to work with various populations with sensitivity, respect, and tact. Ability to maintain databases and file systems, experience with providing financial assistance, and a background in Human Services is preferred. Communication skills and phone manners are necessary to follow up and communicate with clients and other third parties within program guidelines. This position requires the ability to maintain strict confidentiality. Qualified candidates may send resume and cover letter to . EOE
Posted: December 29, 2014

Director of Development
- Beyond Boobs! Inc.
Beyond Boobs! Inc., a Virginia-based non-profit organization devoted to young breast cancer survivors, is actively seeking a Director of Development to expand their existing base of support and secure new sources of revenue. Interested applicants should send a resume and cover letter to
Posted: December 11, 2014
Philanthropy Associate, Annual & Major Giving - Chesapeake Regional Health Foundation
Chesapeake Regional Health Foundation is expanding its fundraising activities with a new position that will focus on annual giving and assist with major giving.  This team member will report to the Foundation’s Executive Director.  Essential functions and responsibilities include: assisting with identifying, cultivating, soliciting and stewarding gifts from individuals, organizations and corporate prospects and donors.  Individual prospects and donors include hospital employees, grateful patients, physicians and community philanthropists.  Additional responsibilities include: managing and directing volunteers as needed; assisting with the collection of pledge payments; developing promotional materials and working with the Marketing Department as needed; composing donor correspondence and thank you letters and assisting in the development, implementation and management of program budgets.  Candidates should have a minimum of three to five years in philanthropy or related work experience, with preference given to healthcare fundraising.  Previous experience managing annual giving activities preferred.  Local travel required utilizing personal vehicle.  Must be available to work nights and weekends as needed.  Learn more about the position and apply online at  No phone calls or faxes please.
Posted: November 25, 2014
Deadline: January 31, 2015
Corporate & Community Relations Intern (unpaid) - VOLUNTEER Hampton Roads
This is an opportunity for an individual desiring to secure a community outreach position to gain experience implementing new projects, overseeing and improving current programs, and measuring quantitative and qualitative outcomes. VOLUNTEER Hampton Roads has nearly 200 nonprofit and corporate members to which the selected intern(s) will also have exposure. To apply, please send an email outlining your interest, skills and a resume to Crystal Waitekus.
Updated: November 17, 2014
Direct Care Support Staff (Part-Time) - Hope House Foundation
Hope House Foundation is currently hiring part-time employees to work evenings and weekends. Our support staff work directly with the people receiving services assisting with all activities of daily living. Support staff assist individuals with preparing their meals, maintaining their apartments, completing laundry, medical appointments, recreation and socialization, personal hygiene and any other tasks that the individuals may desire assistance. Hours available on weekdays are generally 4:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. shifts. We have various shifts open on the weekend in the mornings, afternoons, and evenings. Support staff are matched with a specific location/ team and develop a regular schedule with their supervisor. A one year commitment is preferred. Support staff must be able to work a minimum of two shifts per week plus attend a monthly team meeting. If you desire a job where you "make a difference" and every day is a little different, please join us at Hope House! Apply online
Updated January 28, 2014