Careers at Riverside

Whether you recently graduated or have years of nursing experience, Riverside offers nearly unlimited career paths.
Careers at Riverside

What sets us apart at Riverside

If loving your work is important to you, consider a career at Riverside. By joining our team, you can make a difference in people's lives. Our mission is to care for others as we would care for those we love. We extend that sense of caring to every patient, resident and customer, as well as to each member of our team. We offer care at all stages of life, in hundreds of locations, giving you room to grow your career, along with great benefits and perks.

For Your Protection – review these helpful tips to avoid hiring scams:


  • Riverside Health System or any Riverside employee will not send any communications to candidates from any Gmail, yahoo, or other public domain email extensions. All correspondence sent on Riverside’s behalf will be sent from a Riverside Health System email extension If you do not see that extension it is not legitimate.
  • Riverside Health System will never request payment for funds to be sent at any time during the recruitment process.
  • Riverside Health System will only request a background check after an offer of employment is accepted.
  • The link provided below is a public service announcement from the FBI with additional tips and information:

If you suspect that a posting is suspicious or want to check that you are applying to a legitimate posting, please contact Riverside Talent Acquisition at 757-534-JOBS (5627) or by email to

A proud supporter of veterans

Riverside is committed to helping veterans transition to rewarding careers that honor their dedication to serving others. Our health system is V3 certified by the Virginia Values Veterans program.

Internships and residencies

Riverside is helping to train the health care providers of the future. We offer internships and residency programs for physicians, nurses and pharmacists. We also train spiritual care professionals.

About Riverside Health System

Riverside Health System is here for you when you need it most. Our team is focused on compassionate, collaborative care — designed just for you. We offer a comprehensive span of services, from birth of a child through end of life, touching more than 2 million people each year.

College of Health Careers classroom

College of Health Careers

Advances in technology and increasing demands for quality health services provide continued employment opportunities for qualified healthcare workers. The different types of careers and the many employment settings assure that you can find a health care career that is satisfying to you. Our mission is to educate students to become competent entry-level health care professionals.