Central Office Location:
Old Roberts School Building
534 East First North St.
Morristown, TN 37814
Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 1218
Morristown, TN 37816
Toll-Free Phone:
866-631-4120

Position Openings

 Bus Driver – full-time, averages 30 hours/week, school year
Cocke County: Cosby 1
Sevier County: Underwood 1

High school diploma or GED required. Child Care experience preferred. Responsible for safe transportation of three and four year old children per Head Start Performance Standards and DHS Licensing. Will assist the teacher in the classroom. Must be at least 21; have a valid TN driver’s license and been driving for 5 years; able to pass DOT physical; and able to obtain commercial driver’s license (CDL) following employment. Professionalism in regard to Confidentiality is essential. EOE

Caregiver – part-time, 20 hours/week, full-year
Hamblen County: EHS
         
Degree in Early Childhood Education or CDA preferred, High School Diploma or GED required. Assists in carrying out all educational, developmentally appropriate activities for preschool children; and provides supervision of children in the classroom, the playground, and on field trips. May work at any center in the county.  Professionalism in regard to Confidentiality is essential. EOE

Teacher Assistant – full-time, averages 30 hours/week, school year
Blount County: Little Sprouts
Hamblen County: Learning Center
Sevier County: Underwood 1

Prefer ECE degree or CDA; individual enrolled in a program leading to CDA or degree or a degree in any area considered; High School diploma or GED and immediate ability to obtain CDA or degree in accordance with the Head Start Act required. Assist teacher with supervision and interaction with children. May assist with home visits and parent-teacher conferences; help organize classroom and maintain a safe and healthy learning environment. Will act as immediate supervisor in the teacher’s absence. For centers with bus routes, Bus monitor (drives bus as required) must have valid TN driver’s license; be at least 21; been driving for 5 years; able to pass a DOT physical; and able to obtain a commercial driver’s license (CDL) following employment- teacher assistants at drive-in centers may be required to obtain a CDL. Professionalism in regard to Confidentiality is essential. EOE

Teacher, Infant/Toddler – 37.5 hours/week, Year Round
Hamblen – Early Head Start     

Degree in Early Childhood Education preferred. Infant/Toddler CDA or degree related to ECE and a minimum of one year’s experience teaching infant/toddlers required. Will plan educational, developmentally appropriate activities for infants and toddlers and provide care in a responsive and respectful manner. Will perform activities and services to meet Head Start/Early Head Start standards.  Must have valid Tennessee driver’s license, transportation for work-related duties, and liability insurance.  Mileage is reimbursed.  Professionalism in regard to Confidentiality is essential. EOE

Teacher, Preschool – full-time, 37.5 hours/week, school year
Hamblen County: North Hamblen and Learning Center

Degree in Early Childhood Education, or related degree and experience teaching preschool children required. Supervises and interacts with children in all daily activities; makes home visits; conducts parent-teacher conferences; organizes classroom and maintains a safe and healthy learning environment; observes, assesses, refers, and evaluates each xchild’s progress and plans/implements classroom activities based on individual needs; maintains classroom discipline using positive guidance techniques. Must have valid Tennessee driver’s license, vehicle for work-related duties, and auto liability insurance; mileage will be reimbursed. Professionalism in regard to Confidentiality is essential. EOE

Full-time benefits include: vacation, sick, holidays, partially paid health insurance and retirement. Part-time benefits include: vacation, sick, and holiday pay. Pay based on education and experience. EOE.

Reply to: Personnel Manager, Douglas Cherokee Head Start, 127 Cedar Street, Morristown, TN 37814. Open to current DCEA Employees only at this time and cut-off to apply is 4 PM 4/29/2016.

Posting Date: 4/26/2016

Job Title: Maintenance
Location: Cleveland, TN
Program: Rental Management
Education/Experience Qualifications:

  • Previous experience in light maintenance work such as plumbing, electrical, painting and carpentry repairs.
  • Possess good general mechanical aptitude and prior experience in apartment maintenance.
  • Minimum of a high school diploma or GED.
  • Must have and maintain a valid Tennessee driver’s license and proof of liability insurance on automobile.
  • Ability to deal tactfully with staff and tenants, make good decisions and give careful attention to work.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Performs light maintenance duties such as minor plumbing, painting, electrical or carpentry repairs.
  • Changes air return filters on regular basis and light bulbs as needed.
  • Mows grass on property if necessary. Trims plans and shrubs as needed, may use weed eater.
  • Rakes leaves, removes limbs, debris, cleans sidewalks as needed in all seasons.
  • Picks up trash around buildings. May clean gutters.
  • Cleans, sweeps, mops and empties trash in office building area.
  • Prepares apartment for new tenant after previous tenant moves out. May involve painting, cleaning and minor repair.

Hours and Benefits: Position is Part-time; Non-Exempt.

To Apply: Send resume to: DCEA, Attn: Cleveland Maintenance, P.O. Box 1218, Morristown, TN 37816. EOE.

 

 

Posting Date: 4/22/2016

Job Title: Delivery Driver
Location: Sevier
Program: Senior Nutrition Program
Education/Experience Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or GED preferred, but not required.
  • Ability to work with others, good communication skills.
  • Must have valid Tennessee driver’s license and proof of liability insurance on vehicle.
  • Must pass personal background check.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Packages meals for home delivery.
  • Cleans coolers using soap, water and bleach. Also lifts and moves coolers and stock as needed.
  • Drives and delivers meals to the homes of all SNP home delivered meal participants on specified route.
  • Maintains necessary and accurate paperwork to record mileage and time worked.
  • Reports status of each client to Site Manager on a daily basis.
  • Practices sanitary methods of food handling, including careful washing of hands, wearing plastic gloves and aprons when necessary.

 

Hours and Benefits: Position is Part-time; Non-Exempt.

To Apply: Send resume to: DCEA, Attn: Delivery Driver, P.O. Box 1218, Morristown, TN 37816. EOE.

Job Title: Community Services Advocate
Location: Jefferson NSC
Program: CSBG/LIHEAP
Education/Experience Qualifications:

  • High School diploma or GED required.
  • Must be a resident of Jefferson County.
  • Experience in detailed record keeping.
  • Ability to handle confidential information.
  • Ability to communicate well with low-income clients and the general public.
  • Must be responsible and dependable.
  • Computer proficiency in word processing, spreadsheet and data entry.
  • Must be responsible and dependable.
  • Computer proficiency in word processing, spreadsheet and data entry.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Prepares and processes client applications, insures all documentation is correct according to guidelines and procedures, records all client contacts and assists with services as needed for all grant programs. Deals with clients in a professional manner.
  • Serves as a floater to other DCEA county NSC’s.
  • Assists with and helps prepare reports.
  • Maintains NSC supply inventory.
  • Develops a working knowledge of DCEA Personnel Policies, reporting procedures and NSC office procedures.
  • Enters client data into computer.

 

Hours and Benefits: Position is Part-time; Non-Exempt.

To Apply: Send resume to: DCEA, Attn: CSA, P.O. Box 1218, Morristown, TN 37816. EOE.

Job Title: Food Service Manager
Location: Morristown
Program: Senior Nutrition Program
Education/Experience Qualifications:

  • High School diploma or GED preferred, but not required.
  • Experience with mass quantity meal preparation.
  • Demonstrated ability in using planned menus to prepare food which is nourishing, appetizing and appealing.
  • Ability to keep simple records necessary to assure financial accountability in our food service program.
  • Willingness to assist in maintaining proper sanitation, health standards, and safety practices in food preparation and service required.
  • Ability to supervise the direct operation of an industrial kitchen.
  • Able to physically and mentally react immediately to unexpected circumstances.
  • Supervisory experience (in particular or, but not limited to, kitchen personnel).
  • Ability to work with others.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Demonstrate a willingness to continue professional development.
  • Must have valid Tennessee driver’s license and proof of liability insurance on vehicle.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Cooks and prepares both home-delivered and congregate meals using standard recipes and in a manner that retains nutritional value, looks appetizing and is appealing.
  • Supervises SNP Food Service Assistants, all kitchen volunteers, and all cooking operations.
  • Trains new food service staff and volunteers.
  • Delegates food service duties to assigned staff and volunteers.
  • Work cooperatively with all Food Delivery Managers to ensure the distribution of food services operates efficiently.
  • Orders economical, high quality foods and supplies (this includes purchasing needed groceries and being able to transport and carry heavy items/groceries from the store to the kitchen site).
  • Follows planned menu exactly unless authorization is given to make changes, making sure that the number of meals prepared does not exceed number of meals recorded.
  • Maintains a clean work environment using proper methods of sanitary food preparation and storage procedures, including careful washing of hands and wearing plastic gloves when serving food. Meets all federal and state standards.
  • Prepares required reports, such as but not limited to; food purchases, inventory, food production, menu changes, and meal counts.
  • Have the ability to use standard kitchen equipment and some commercial equipment.
  • Be able to reach, without hazard, stove-top areas, fans, upper cabinets, and all kitchen facilities.
  • Makes sure stove, oven, refrigerators, freezers and other large industrial equipment is cleaned on a weekly basis, or more often if needed and that the stock room is clean and orderly.
  • Requisition equipment and needed repairs through the Senior Services Coordinator and/or Director.
  • Follows standards set by ETHRA to insure proper portions and packaging of all meals.
  • Maintains a friendly, accepting attitude of all volunteers and make them welcome in the food preparation area.
  • Maintains a clean and neat appearance (this includes following DCEA dress code, as well as dress appropriately to maintain safety in the kitchen).

Hours and Benefits: Position is Full-time; Non-Exempt.

To Apply: Send resume to: DCEA, Attn: Food Service Manager, P.O. Box 1218, Morristown, TN 37816. EOE.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Posting Date: 4/5/16

Job Title: On Site Maintenance
Location: Sevierville
Program: Rental Management
Education/Experience Qualifications:

  • Previous experience in light maintenance work such as plumbing, electrical, painting and carpentry repairs.
  • Possess good general mechanical aptitude and prior experience in apartment maintenance.
  • Minimum of a high school diploma or GED.
  • Must have and maintain a valid Tennessee driver’s license and proof of liability insurance on automobile.
  • Ability to deal tactfully with staff and tenants, make good decisions and give careful attention to work.
  • Must live on-site at apartment provided at complex.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Performs light maintenance duties such as minor plumbing, painting, electrical or carpentry repairs.
  • Changes return air filters on regular basis and light bulbs as needed.
  • Mows grass on property as necessary. Trims plants and shrubs as needed, may use weed eater.
  • Rakes leaves, removes limbs, debris, cleans sidewalks as needed in all seasons.
  • Picks up trash around buildings. May clean gutters.
  • Cleans, sweeps, mops and empties trash in office building area.
  • Prepares apartment for new tenant after previous tenant moves out. May involve painting, cleaning and minor repair.
  • May accompany pest control or other contracted service workers as needed.
  • Responds to after hour emergency calls if present on property.

Hours and Benefits: Position is Full-time; Non-Exempt.

To Apply: Send resume to: DCEA, Attn: On Site Maintenance, P.O. Box 1218, Morristown, TN 37816. EOE.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Posting Date 3/18/16
Job Title: Director of Affordable Housing Program
Location: Morristown, TN
Program: Affordable Housing Program
Preferred Qualifications: 

  • Bachelor’s degree.
  • Three years’ experience developing affordable rental housing using multiple sources of public and private funding, including HOME, Low Income Housing Tax Credits, Housing Trust Fund, FHLB’s Affordable Housing Program and funding sources for populations with special needs.
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively with a development team and to complete projects within budget and on schedule.
  • Knowledge of sound business practices in development and management of affordable housing.
  • Familiarity with regulations and reporting requirements of HUD, LIHTC, Rural Development and other funding sources.
  • Ability to make sound decisions, supervise employees and delegate appropriately.
  • Must have valid Tennessee driver’s license and proof of liability insurance on automobile.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Computer literacy, including strong word processing, spreadsheet and internet skills.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Knows and understands funding source and Agency policies pertaining to housing of low-income families.  Follows established HUD, THDA, Rural Development, FHLB and Agency guidelines.
  • Maintains fiscal control of program budgets and ensures program compliance in accordance with grant and Agency regulations.
  • Prepares, or supervises preparation of, all program reports, recording of program goals, client records, progress reports and any other information which may be required by funding source or Agency for the complexes.
  • Oversees the hiring, training and supervision of staff for the Affordable Housing Program.
  • Reviews monthly rental and maintenance reports submitted by site managers and participates in monitoring visits by funding sources as needed to maintain compliance with required housing standards.
  • Maintains an understanding of the housing markets in the communities to be served and conducts market studies or analyses of housing needs in the target community.
  • Selects development team and determines feasibility, including environmental, zoning and cost considerations.
  • Identifies and obtains financing sources – grants, loans, donations or in-kind services or materials.
  • Finalizes architectural plans and bid documents, closes financing and acquires sites.
  • Obtains governmental approvals for construction of the project, solicits and reviews construction bids.
  • Awards construction contracts, obtains required permits, oversees site preparation and construction.
  • Supervises development of management plan, marketing and lease-up processes.
  • Completes construction; obtains a certificate of occupancy.
  • Travels within service area. Some overnight, out of area travel to meetings is required.

Hours and Benefits: Position is Full-time, Exempt, benefits available.

To Apply: Send resume to: DCEA, Attn: Director of Affordable Housing program, P.O. Box 1218, Morristown, TN 37816. EOE.

Job Title: Facilitator
Location: Hamblen County
Program: TPP 2107
Education/Experience Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in social services, education, counseling, health education or related field; Master’s degree preferred.
  • Two years’ experience in planning and implementing positive youth development programs working with at-risk youth preferred.
  • Exhibits genuine care and concern for teens.
  • Knowledgeable of adolescent development and current issues impacting teens while exhibiting support and acceptance of teens.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Present grant approved curriculum to youth enrolled in grades 6-8 during the school day.
  • Collect uniform data on each participant, including curriculum hours, academic performance and school disciplinary actions.
  • Facilitate service learning projects for participants.
  • Collect uniform data on each participant’s hours spent in community service.
  • Facilitate cooperation between community service opportunities and school personnel and teens involved in program.
  • Assist Program Manager in meeting weekly with school principals and teachers to integrate grant approved curriculum topics in other school subjects.
  • Assist Program Manager with any and all other job-related task, as requested.

Hours and Benefits: Position is Full-time; Non-Exempt.

To Apply: Send resume to: DCEA, Attn: Facilitator, P.O. Box 1218, Morristown, TN 37816. EOE.

 


Posting Date: 3/8/2016

Job Title: Kitchen Aide
Location: Monroe County
Program: Senior Nutrition Program
Education/Experience Qualifications:

  • High School diploma or GED preferred, but not required.
  • Ability to work with others, good communication skills.
  • Must have valid Tennessee driver’s license and proof of liability insurance on vehicle.
  • Must pass thorough personal background check.
  • Previous work experience in kitchen or restaurant work preferred.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Kitchen Aide practices sanitary methods of food handling, including carefully washing hands and wearing gloves and apron when packing home delivered meals.
  • Maintains a neat and clean appearance and practices good hygiene at all times to avoid spreading illness.
  • Practices proper dishwashing and cleaning methods as required by State Health Department and helps maintain a clean and healthy environment to prepare food.

Hours and Benefits: Position is Part-time; Non-Exempt.

To Apply: Send resume to: DCEA, Attn: Kitchen Aide, P.O. Box 1218, Morristown, TN 37816. EOE.

Job Title: Delivery Driver (Multiple Positions Available)
Location: Cocke, Grainger, Sevier
Program: Senior Nutrition Program
Education/Experience Qualifications:

  • High School diploma or GED preferred, but not required.
  • Ability to work with others, good communication skills.
  • Must have valid Tennessee driver’s license and proof of liability insurance on vehicle.
  • Must pass thorough personal background check.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Packages meals for home delivery.
  • Cleans cooler daily, lifts and moves coolers and stocks as needed.
  • Drives and delivers meals to the homes of all SNP home delivered meal participants on specified route.
  • Maintains necessary and accurate paperwork to record mileage and time worked.
  • Reports status of each client to Site Manager on a daily basis.
  • Maintains a clean and neat appearance and abides by necessary personal hygiene standards.

Hours and Benefits: Position is Part-time; Non-Exempt.

To Apply: Send resume to: DCEA, Attn: Delivery Driver (specify which county), P.O. Box 1218, Morristown, TN 37816. EOE.

 


Job Title:
Community Services Advocate
Location: Jefferson County Neighborhood Service Center
Program: CSBG/LIHEAP
Education/Experience Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or GED required.
  • Must be a resident of Jefferson County.
  • Experience in detailed record keeping.
  • Ability to communicate well with low-income clients and the general public.
  • Responsible and dependable.
  • Computer proficiency in word processing, spreadsheet and data entry.
  • Must have valid Tennessee driver’s license and proof of liability insurance on automobile.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Serves as a source of information and link between the low-income residents of the area and the NSC and inform them of available services.
  • Prepares client applications, insures all documentation is correct according to guidelines and procedures, records all client information, keeps up-to-date client records as required and assists client with services as needed for all grant programs. Enter client data in computer.
  • Assist with and helps prepare reports.
  • Maintains NSC supply inventory.
  • Assists Senior Nutrition Program with initial program assessments and re-assessments, preparation of meals, delivery of home delivered meals, and provision of congregate meals as needed on a substitute basis.

Hours and Benefits: Position is Part-time; Non-Exempt.

To Apply: Send resume to: DCEA, Attn: Community Services Advocate, P.O. Box 1218, Morristown, TN 37816. EOE.

 


Posting Date: 3/7/2016

Job Title: Service Learning Coordinator
Location: Hamblen and Hancock County
Program: TPP
Education/Experience Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in education, counseling, health education, or related field; Master’s degree preferred.
  • Two years’ experience in planning and implementing community service learning opportunities and services working directly with teens.
  • Exhibits genuine care and concern for teens positive youth development.
  • Knowledgeable of adolescent development and current issues impacting teens while exhibiting support and acceptance of teens.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Support facilitators in developing individual service learning activities, community-based research projects, and/or integrating service learning into the curriculum.
  • Develop and maintain processes to track and evaluate academic and co-curricular service programs including the evaluation of service learning sites and placements, and the assessment of student learning achieved through such programs. Report on the results to Program Director.
  • Facilitate partnerships between the community and the program as they relate to service learning and community-based research. Serve as the first point of contact for community partners; coordinate and collaborate with other school sand organizations. Communicate service-learning opportunities to students and staff.
  • Facilitate agency communication and collaboration with existing school-based service learning programs and with co-curricular and volunteer service programs to foster collaboration in development of curriculum-based approaches to service learning and avoid competition.
  • Collect uniform data on each participant’s hours spent in community service.
  • Facilitate cooperation between community service opportunities and school personnel and teens involved in program.
  • Assist County Coordinators in meeting weekly with school principals and teachers to integrate grant approved curriculum topics in other school subjects.
  • Assist County Coordinators in meeting weekly with school principals and teachers to integrate grant approved curriculum topics in other school subjects.

Hours and Benefits: Position is Full-time; Non-Exempt.

To Apply: Send resume to: DCEA Education Center, Attn: Service Learning Coordinator, P.O. Box 1218, Morristown, TN 37816. EOE.

 


 

 


 

 


Job Title: County Program Coordinator
Location: Hancock County
Program: TPP
Education/Experience Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree required in education, health education, psychology or related field; Master’s preferred.
  • Two years’ experience in planning and implementing positive youth development programs working with at-risk youth required.
  • Knowledgeable of adolescent development and current issues impacting teens while exhibiting support and acceptance of teens.
  • Strong public relations skills, energetic, enthusiastic, self-motivated and good communications skills.
  • Demonstrated success building and managing partnerships within a community.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Proven staff management experience and the ability to cohesively form and direct a team.
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and meet deadlines and objectives.
  • Knowledgeable in the use of computers and Microsoft Office.
  • Understanding of fiscal oversight and grant reporting requirements.
  • Understanding the evaluation processes and how to implement them.
  • Must have valid Tennessee driver’s license and proof of liability insurance on automobile.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Responsibilities include planning, implementation and management f the day to day operations and supervision of the Teen Pregnancy Prevention federal grant.
  • Assists with hiring program staff, provides staff training, oversight and daily supervision of the TPP program.
  • Provides coordination among community partners and integration within DCEA’s existing operations.
  • Works with the DCEA Education Center’s Director to develop the program’s strategic and implementation plans, analyze program challenges and/or limitations and identify needed solutions to ensure program success.
  • Provides fiscal management and oversight with the support of the DCEA Education Center Director and the Fiscal Officer.
  • Prepares all necessary reporting documentation in compliance with grant requirements.

Hours and Benefits: Position is Full-time; Exempt.

To Apply: Send resume to: DCEA Education Center, Attn: Hancock Co. Coordinator, P.O. Box 1218, Morristown, TN 37816. EOE.

 


 

 

 

Date Posted: 2/26/2016

Job Title:
On-Site Maintenance
Location: Highland Manor; Monterey, TN
Program: DCEA Rental Management
Education/Experience Qualifications:

  • Previous experience in light maintenance work such as plumbing, electrical, painting and carpentry repairs.
  • Possess good general mechanical aptitude and prior experience in apartment maintenance.
  • Minimum of a high school diploma or GED.
  • Must have and maintain a valid Tennessee driver’s license and proof of liability insurance on automobile.
  • Ability to deal tactfully with staff and tenants, make good decisions and give careful attention to work.
  • Must live on-site in apartment provided at complex.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Performs light maintenance duties such as minor plumbing, painting, electrical or carpentry repairs.
  • Changes return air filters on regular basis and light bulbs as needed.
  • Mows grass on property as necessary. Trims plants and shrubs as needed, may use week eater.
  • Rakes leaves, removes limbs, debris, cleans sidewalks as needed in all seasons.
  • Picks up trash around buildings. May clean gutters.
  • Prepares apartment for new tenant after previous tenant moves out. May involve painting, cleaning and minor repair.
  • May accompany pest control or other contracted workers as needed.
  • Responds to after-hour emergency calls if present on property.
  • Follows established safety procedures in performance of work.

Hours and Benefits: Position is Part-time; Non-Exempt.

To Apply: Send resume to: DCEA Rental Management, Attn: On-Site Maintenance Worker, P.O. Box 1218, Morristown, TN 37816. EOE.

 


 


 

 


 

 


 

 


 

 


 

 

 

 





 

Date Posted: 1/11/16
Job Title:
On-Site Maintenance
Location: Kingston- Lakewood Village
Program: Rental Management
Education/Experience Qualifications:

  • Previous experience in light maintenance work such as plumbing, electrical, painting and carpentry repairs.
  • Possess a good general mechanical aptitude and prior experience in apartment maintenance.
  • Minimum of high school diploma or GED.
  • Must have and maintain a valid Tennessee driver’s license and proof of liability insurance on automobile.
  • Ability to deal tactfully with staff and tenants, make good decisions and give careful attention to work.
  • Must live on site in apartment provided at complex.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Performs light maintenance duties such as plumbing, painting, electrical or carpentry repairs.
  • Changes return air filters on regular basis and light bulbs as needed.
  • Mows grass on property as necessary. Trims plants and shrubs as needed, may use weed eater.
  • Rakes leaves, removes limbs, debris, and cleans sidewalks as needed in all seasons.
  • Picks up trash around buildings. May clean gutters.
  • Cleans, sweeps, mops and empties trash in office building area.
  • Prepares apartment for new tenant after previous tenant moves out. May involve painting, cleaning, and minor repair.
  • May accompany pest control or other contracted service workers as needed.
  • Responds to after-hour emergency calls if present on property.

Hours and Benefits: Position is Part-time; Non-Exempt.

To Apply: Send resume to: DCEA, Attn: Kingston On-Site Maintenance, P.O. Box 1218, Morristown, TN 37816. EOE.


Listing Date: 1/7/2016

Job Title:
Site Coordinator
Location: Union County- Maynardville Elementary
Program: 21st Century
Education/Experience Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in education or similar field with a minimum of two years teaching and/or administrative/supervisory positions related to program’s goals and objectives.
  • Demonstrated ability and experience in organizing and managing an educational/enrichment program.
  • Commitment to assisting students and parents achieve their full potential.
  • Ability to work effectively with children with physical, developmental or learning disabilities.
  • Should also have experience in designing/modifying existing educational curricula and materials to meet unique learning needs of individuals.
  • Ability to work effectively with principals, teachers, program staff, volunteers, parents and students.
  • Computer literacy is a must. Proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel helpful.
  • Must have valid Tennessee driver’s license and proof of liability insurance on automobile.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Oversees and/or manages daily operations at project sites.
  • Works with County Coordinator to plan activities, recruit volunteers, supervise and train staff and volunteers.
  • Acts as liaison between school and project.
  • Works cooperatively with regular school staff and lead tutors to obtain information about academic and behavioral needs and progress.
  • Requisitions supplies and materials to support activities.
  • Collaborates with school teachers to prepare customized learning programs.
  • Assists program lead tutors in conducting program services and serves as fill-in staff as needed.
  • Coordinates the school year and summer component requirements (record, eligibility, USDA Food Program, etc.) plan and activities with school personnel, parents and community groups.
  • Collects data and continuously monitors progress/improvement.
  • Completes monthly reports in a timely manner.
  • Seeks accurate answers to difficult or complex questions and provides follow-up information in a timely manner as needed.
  • Works cooperatively with a wide variety of community service providers in a manner which respects the capacity of all organizations.

Hours and Benefits: Position is Part-time; Non-Exempt.

To Apply: Send resume to: DCEA Education Center, Attn: Union Co. Site Coordinator, P.O. Box 1218, Morristown, TN 37816. EOE.





 








Job Title: Tutors
Location: Grainger & Union Counties
Program: 21st Century
Education/Experience Qualifications:

  • Must be a 16 year or older High School student; possess a High School Diploma or a GED. Preference will be given to individuals holding an Associate’s Degree and/or experience in working with students in an academic setting.
  • Must have a valid Tennessee driver’s license and proof of liability insurance on automobile.
  • Spanish bilingual preferred in some programs.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assists Site Coordinator in planning and conducting after school tutorial activities following program guidelines and protocol.
  • Provides continuous feedback of student’s success/weakness to Site Coordinator throughout tutorial/parenting activities.
  • Collects data for evaluation as required by Site Coordinator.
  • Delivers programs and services on schedule and in a manner which effectively motivates changes in students and promotes favorable attitudes.
  • Conducts on-going working relationships with teachers of enrolled students to ascertain academic and social skill weaknesses.
  • Is non-judgmental and has a respect for and understanding of the Appalachian and/or Hispanic culture as relative to target group.
  • Is able to deliver accurate educational workshops/tutoring services in a way which is easily understood by target audience.

Hours and Benefits: Position is Part-time; non-exempt.

To Apply: Send resume to: DCEA, Attn: Tutors, P.O. Box 1218, Morristown, TN 37816. EOE.

 


Job Title: Certified Teacher Tutors or Substitutes
Location: Grainger & Union Counties
Program: 21st Century
Education/Experience Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in education along with a State Teacher’s Certification. A minimum of two years teaching experience preferred.
  • Ability to work effectively with principals, teachers, program staff, volunteers, parents and students.
  • Must have a valid Tennessee driver’s license and proof of liability insurance on automobile.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assists Site Coordinator in planning and conducting after school tutorial activities following program guidelines and protocol.
  • Provides continuous feedback of student’s success/weakness to Site Coordinator throughout tutorial/parenting activities.
  • Collects data for evaluation as required by Site Coordinator.
  • Delivers programs and services on schedule and in a manner which effectively motivates changes in students and promotes favorable attitudes.
  • Conducts on-going working relationships with teachers of enrolled students to ascertain academic and social skill weaknesses.
  • Is non-judgmental and has a respect for and understanding of the Appalachian and/or Hispanic culture as relative to target group.
  • Is able to deliver accurate educational workshops/tutoring services in a way which is easily understood by target audience.

Hours and Benefits: Position is Part-time; non-exempt.

To Apply: Send resume to: DCEA, Attn: Certified Teacher Tutor, P.O. Box 1218, Morristown, TN 37816. EOE.














 




Job Title: Tutors
Location: Grainger, Hamblen, Monroe, Scott and Union Counties
Program: 21st CCLC and LEAP
Job Description: Assists Site Coordinator in planning and conducting after school tutorial activities following program guidelines and protocol. Provides continuous feedback of student’s success/weakness throughout tutorial/parenting activities. Collects data for evaluation as required. Delivers programs and services on schedule and in a manner which effectively motivates changes in students and promotes favorable attitudes. Conducts on-going working relationships with teachers of enrolled students to ascertain academic and social skill weaknesses. Is non-judgmental and has a respect for and understanding of the Appalachian and/or Hispanic culture as relative to target group.
Education/Experience Qualifications: Must possess a High School diploma or GED. Preference will be given to the individuals holding an Associate’s Degree and/or experience working with students in an academic setting. Must have a valid Tennessee driver’s license and proof of liability insurance on automobile. Spanish bilingual preferred in some programs.
Hours and Benefits: Part-time; non-exempt.
Please specify which county applying for. Send resume to: DCEA Education Center, Attn: Tutors, 409 East Main Street, Morristown, TN. EOE.

 

Job Title: Certified Teacher Tutor
Location:

Location: Grainger, Hamblen, Monroe, Scott and Union Counties
Program: 21st CCLC and LEAP
Job Description: Assists Site Coordinator in planning and conducting after school tutorial activities following program guidelines and protocol. Provides continuous feedback of student’s success/weakness. Delivers programs and services on schedule and in a manner which effectively motivates changes in students/adults and promotes favorable attitudes. Maintains on-going working relationships with teachers of school children to ascertain academic and social skill weaknesses. Conducts on-going working relationships with teachers of enrolled students to ascertain academic and social skill weaknesses. Is non-judgmental and has a respect and understanding of the Appalachian and/or Hispanic culture as relevant to target group.
Education/Experience Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree in education with State Certification in Elementary Education. A minimum of two years teaching experience preferred. Ability to work effectively with principals, teachers, program staff, volunteers, parents and students. Must have valid Tennessee driver’s license and proof of liability insurance on automobile.
Hours and Benefits: Part-time; non-exempt.
Specify which county applying for. Send resume to: DCEA Education Center; Attn: Certified Teacher Tutor, 409 East Main Street, Morristown, TN 37814. EOE.