The Salvation Army, an international movement, is an evangelical part of the universal Christian church. Its message is based on the Bible. Its ministry is motivated by the love of God. Its mission is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ and to meet human needs in His name without discrimination.

There are many ways you can work with The Salvation Army:

Pursuing your Bachelors in Social Work? Consider working in our Emergency Homeless Shelter or social services department.

Enjoy working in an office environment?  Join our Administrative team.

Do you like to the tv show ‘Chopped’? We have kitchen positions within our shelter and Boys & Girls Club.

Seeking a career in education, program planning or youth development? Explore opportunities at The Salvation Army’s Boys & Girls Club in Church Hill.

Passionate about health and fitness?  Our Oasis Wellness Center is the place for you.

To view current open opportunities, visit and follow the below steps:

  • For “company” key in The Salvation Army
  • For “location” key in Richmond, Virginia or Petersburg, Virginia 

This will display all current positions open at The Salvation Army of Central Virginia. To confirm you are applying to The Salvation Army of Central Virginia, you will see an external link to the posting on You will need to register to complete an application. Candidates with parallel qualifications will be contacted to interview via email or phone call.

We appreciate your interest in employment with The Salvation Army.