Careers and Internships 2017-11-30T18:01:00+00:00


Life is short – work somewhere awesome! United Way of Southwest Virginia is proud to employ dedicated, skilled professionals from a variety of backgrounds, who are all committed to fighting for the health, education, and financial stability of every person in Southwest Virginia. We offer competitive salaries and benefits, and we’re committed to fostering an inclusive, supportive, and fun work environment for all of our team members.

If you share our vision of a United community, whose people achieve their fullest potential, we encourage you to apply or contact us today!

Workforce Development Coordinator

Full-time | Abingdon, VA

The Workforce Development Coordinator furthers United Way’s Community Impact work in the area of education by working to improve the professional development (through increased credential obtainment and apprenticeships) of those who work with young children in childcare and pre-school settings and also expand early childhood education and childcare programs by assisting individuals to start their own family day home or small childcare center in counties that have little or no existing licensed care. Focused efforts to create new childcare programs will be in the localities of Buchanan, Dickenson and Grayson counties and the City of Norton.

Click here to download the full job description for the Workforce Development Coordinator position.

Click here to download our employment application to apply for this position.


We do not currently have any openings, but thank you for your interest.


There are no openings currently listed here, but thank you for your interest.

Grant Accountant

Appalachian Sustainable Development (ASD)
Part time | Abingdon, VA

The grant accountant performs the accounting and financial service functions for programs funded by grants or special revenue. These functions include: preparing financial projections and budgets, actual v. budget reporting, reviewing/monitoring of individual grants and transactions for compliance with private, local, state and federal fund requirements. This position will be responsible for grant billing and collections, journal entries, and financial grant reporting including preparation of reports to grantors. Position will also be required to assist in creating budget proposals for grant applications.

Click here for more information about this position with our neighbor, Appalachian Sustainable Development.