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.

To support our efforts and mission in putting the health and wellness of our patients, our customers, and our fellow team members first, Riverside Health System requires all team members to receive the COVID-19 vaccine. New employees are required to have at least the first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine prior to their first day of employment. 

RHS recruiters strive to review each application received within 1 business day. Slight delays may be experienced due to weekends, holidays and high volume. You can check the status of your application at any time by logging into your profile.

Please submit an application for each position you are interested in. To make things easier, your profile is saved in our system and you can make changes at any time. Be sure to update your profile regularly, so our recruiters have the most up to date information as you are being considered for opportunities with us.

Your application will remain in our candidate database indefinitely. It is important that you apply for each position you are interested in, as jobs become available. Our recruiters review applications and resumes associated with current open positions.

We do our best to respond to each individual applicant, but due to the high volume of interest we are not able to personally contact everyone. Candidates who appear to be a strong match for a position will be contacted by one of our recruiters via phone or e-mail. You can check the status of your application by logging into your candidate profile.

Each position is posted until filled or there are no associated vacancies for the role.

Occasionally, for positions that receive a high-volume of applications, the recruiter will remove the job posting to review each application received. This does not mean the position has been filled, and indicates that you are still in consideration for this opportunity. As you move through the process of being considered for the position, your candidate profile will be updated. Please visit the candidate portal regularly for status updates.

PRN positions commit to a minimum number of hours per pay period dependent upon the PRN agreement. While not eligible for most benefits, PRN positions are paid at a premium pay rate.

To provide you with the best possible experience, all applications and resumes must be submitted via If you are a strong potential candidate, one of our recruiters will be in touch.

On the login page, click on “Forgot your password?” and enter your email address to reset your password.

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:

In joining the Riverside team, you’re joining our mission and our commitment to the Riverside Care Difference – which is the way we deliver care and services, as a team, by putting patients and customers at the heart of all we do. Our Care Difference is reflected in every team member, every day. To support our efforts and mission in putting the health and wellness of our patients, our customers, and our fellow team members first, Riverside Health System requires all team members to receive the COVID-19 vaccine. We’re not just strong, we’re Riverside strong – and we’re stronger together.

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.

Riverside Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

In support of the health system mission, we recognize the value of every team member, patient, resident, and those in the communities we support. We are committed to fostering an equitable and inclusive culture where all are valued and supported.

College of Health Careers classroom

College of Health Sciences

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.