Resource Development Associates

Job Openings

We are always looking for talented people committed to improving our communities. Find out more about our current job openings and see if you are who we’re looking for.

Practice Director – Justice Systems

RDA is looking for a leader with strong people and project management skills and a demonstrated commitment, energy, and passion to improving and transforming systems and services for individuals involved in the adult and/or juvenile justice systems. We value experience with non-profit and public sector organizations, particularly justice-system agencies such as probation departments, law enforcement agencies, and/or courts, as well as other local health and human service organizations. (Full job description)

Senior Program Associate – Behavioral Health

Resource Development Associates is seeking a seasoned and highly-motivated individual with strong people and project management skills to join RDA’s team of mission-driven consultants. RDA takes a systems level approach to creating change in the public mental health system to strengthen its ability to serve the most in need. The Senior Program Associate will have experience with and understanding of a variety of government and non-profit subject matters, preferably with expertise in mental/behavioral health, along with demonstrated success in public sector planning, grant writing, and/or evaluation efforts in government and/or non-profit consulting. This person will also have experience in a management role and demonstrated leadership skills that encourage the development of leadership in others. (Full job description)

Research Associate

RDA is seeking a highly-motivated individual with strong quantitative and qualitative research and communication skills (verbal and written), who is committed to social and economic justice. Research Associates work as members of project teams with Program Associates and Senior Program Associates on a wide variety of issues including but not limited to evaluations, planning projects, and grant writing on juvenile and criminal justice, mental health, social services, foster care, public health and many other disciplines. The Research Associate position is an entry level position and can lead to other levels of employment.  (Full job description)

Independent Consulting

RDA has a diversity of projects that require specialized skills, and we maintain a cadre of independent consultants whom we call upon when their skills and talents are needed.  If you are interested in independent contracting opportunities, please send a cover letter, resume or curriculum vitae, references, and a writing sample to