Virginia Health Services is the locally owned operator of seven highly rated convalescent centers. With more than 50 years of servicing our community, VHS has earned a reputation for delivering quality in long term care nursing services to our friends and neighbors from the Peninsula to the Northern Neck. We employ nearly 900 caregivers and support staff.

The benefits of employment with VHS are many. To begin with, we consistently offer some of the highest entry-level salaries among major local health care providers. Most employees, both full- and part-time, are eligible to participate in quality Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield group health and dental insurance programs. VHS provides paid vacation, sick leave, and personal days to eligible full- and part-time employees. We also have a 401k retirement plan that helps you better prepare for the future that we contribute to on an annual basis. Tuition reimbursement is also now available to qualified staff who further their job-related education.

Career opportunities in long term care include:

  • Administration
  • Director of Nursing (RN)
  • Nursing Supervisor (RN)
  • Registered Nurses (RN)
  • Licensed Practical Nurses (LPN)
  • Certified Nursing Assistants (CNA)
  • Social Worker
  • Activities Director
  • Registered Dietitian
  • Physical Therapists
  • Occupational Therapists
  • Speech Language Pathologists
  • Others (Support Services)


We Welcome Your Employment Inquiry At Any One Of Our Seven Facilities

If you are interested in a nursing position please fill out the form below.

Dietitian, Social Worker and Recreational Director Postitions
If you are interested in a dietitian, social worker or recreational director position please fill out the form below.

Therapy Position
If you are interested in a therapy position please fill out the form below.


Virginia Health Services, Inc. (VHS) is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, veteran, or disability status.

VHS Employment Application
Please submit all applications to
Individuals with disabilities can seek reasonable accommodation to participate in the application or interview process by calling (757) 596-6268 for assistance.


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