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

 Date Posted: 6/23/2016

This position is only open to current employees at this time.

Job Title: Facilitator
Location: Hamblen County
Program: Teen Pregnancy Prevention
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.
  • Assists Program Manager with any and all other job-related tasks, as requested.

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

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

Date Posted: 6/16/16


Job Title: Community Services Advocate
Location: Monroe Co. NSC
Program: CSBG/LIHEAP
Education/Experience Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or GED required.
  • Must be a resident of Monroe County.
  • Ability to compile and maintain client records and handle confidential information.
  • 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 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 contact and information, keeps up-to-date client records as required and assists clients with services as needed for all grant programs. Enters client data into computer.
  • Promotes various community programs and meetings of interest to low-income persons.
  • Provides home visits to clients who cannot come to the Center to apply for services.
  • Conducts LIHEAP monitoring visits.
  • Provides services to low-income clients, processes applications, deals with clients in a professional manner.

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

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

 

THIS POSITION IS ONLY OPEN TO CURRENT EMPLOYEES AT THIS TIME.
Job Title: Cook
Location: Hamblen County SNP Site
Program: Senior Nutrition
Education/Experience Qualifications:

  • High School diploma or GED preferred, but not required.
  • Previous experience in kitchen or restaurant food preparation preferred.
  • Demonstrated ability using planned menus to prepare food.
  • Ability to keep accurate, simple records.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license and proof of liability insurance on vehicle.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assist in cooking and preparing meals using standard recipes and in a manner that retains nutritional value, looks appetizing and is appealing.
  • Assist with training of staff and volunteers.
  • Work with Food Service Manager to ensure proper packing of hot/cold food.
  • Follow planned menu exactly unless authorization is given to make changes. Makes sure the number of meals prepared does not exceed the 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.
  • Makes sure stove, oven, refrigerators, freezers and other large industrial equipment is cleaned on a weekly basis, or more often as needed and that stock room is clean and orderly. Cleans, sweeps, mops kitchen, storage and cooler as needed. Follows proper dishwashing and cleaning methods as required by State Health Department.

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

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

This position is currently available (open to DCEA internal applicants only at this time).  _____________________________________________________________________________________________
  Job Title: Head Start Area Manager
Location: Based at Harrisburg Office in Sevier County
Program: Head Start
Job Description: Under the direction of the Head Start Director and Management Team, the Area Manager will perform all duties and job related services necessary to ensure program goals and philosophy.  The Area Manager will supervise staff, works closely with all Component Coordinators, and will be required to travel extensively in service area.

 

Education/Experience Qualifications: A degree in Early Childhood, Child/Family Studies, or related Social Service degree required. Sufficient training and experience in Head Start or other Human Service program to give skills needed to manage, supervise, and monitor assigned service areas. Sufficient understanding of early childhood development to provide leadership in developing a quality program. A natural concern, empathy, and enjoyment of Head Start children and their families. Must have the ability to communicate openly and effectively with staff, parents, and children. Must be flexible and open to change. Adequate knowledge of Head Start Performance Standards, current policies, procedures, and licensing requirements. Ability to provide training and technical assistance to staff, parents, and community agencies. Better than basic computer knowledge. EOE

Hours and Benefits: Full-time; 37.5 hours/week; 11 months/year
Forward resume to: Personnel Manager, Douglas Cherokee Head Start, 127 Cedar Street, Morristown, TN 37814. Cut off to apply for internal applicants is 12:00 PM 6/13/2016.

Posting Date: 5/31/16

Job Title: Apartment Manager
Location: Monterey
Program: Affordable Housing
Education/Experience Qualifications:

  • High School diploma or GED required.
  • Must have valid Tennessee driver’s license and proof of insurance on automobile.
  • Computer literacy, including strong word processing, spreadsheet and internet skills.
  • Able to deal tactfully with the public, tenants and co-workers, and to exercise good judgement in evaluating situations and making decisions.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assists all who wish to apply for tenancy at a complex.
  • Maintains facility in a clean and safe condition, insures that all repairs are completed as needed, grounds are maintained and facilities are secure.
  • Completes and maintains appropriate paperwork and files on tenants, including rent collections charts and purchasing accounts.
  • Ensures that facility is in full compliance with all federal, state and local ordinances, regulations and codes.
  • Actively communicates with all tenants and provides a minimum amount of assistance to make sure they are maintaining normal health habits.
  • Coordinates transportation, recreational activities and social services as instructed.
  • Collects, records and deposits rent and security deposit money.
  • Completes appropriate paperwork to move residents in and out of apartments.
  • Conducts annual recertification.

Hours and Benefits: Position is part-time; Non-Exempt

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

 

 

Posting Date: 5/12/16

Job Title: Executive Director
Location: Morristown
Program: Executive
Education/Experience Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree preferred in related field, or
  • Bachelor’s degree and six (6) years related experience and/or training, equivalent combination of education and experience that would prepare the candidate for meeting the expectations of this position.
  • Knowledge of non-profit agency management theories, practices and methods, including Board of Directors, staff roles and relationships.
  • Ability to speak effectively in public.
  • Ability to establish overall Agency operations, including Agency purpose and goals, operating objectives and the development of effective policies, procedures and practices.
  • Must possess valid driver’s license and proof of liability insurance on automobile.
  • Demonstrated ability to lead and develop leadership in others.
  • Ability to develop partnerships with diverse populations.
  • Knowledge about the causes and effects of poverty.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Extensive experience working with multiple federal, state and local funding sources.
  • Philosophical agreement with the Agency’s mission.
  • Demonstrated ability in problem solving.
  • Strong capacity to withstand stress.
  • Ability to manage across large geographical areas and willingness to travel to various meetings and overnight conferences.
  • Practical knowledge of current technology.
  • Ability to pass an extensive background check.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • The Executive Director is responsible for the overall management of the Agency.
  • Establishes effective internal policies and procedures designed to facilitate work management and operations.
  • Accountable for overall management of Agency’s physical, financial and human resources.
  • Ensures that the Agency’s programmatic goals, objectives, budgets and work plans are developed and are consistent with Agency purpose and funding source requirements.
  • Responsible for organizing the Agency effectively and efficiently in order to carry out its purpose.
  • Ensures that program operations are directed, monitored and evaluated in ways that facilitate the Agency meeting or exceeding its goals and objectives.
  • Ensures the Agency operates within specifications of all federal, state, and local laws, guidelines and policies.
  • Coordinates with the Affordable Housing Board of Directors in development, application and construction phases of housing units and provides oversight of the operation of the management agent agreements with various complexes.
  • The Executive Director is responsible for collaboration between the Agency and community sources:
    • Ensures the Agency develops and maintains a strong positive public image, and that the communities served by the Agency are aware and knowledgeable about the Agency’s purpose and accomplishments.
    • Represents the Agency Board of Directors’ point of view accurately and actively to the public and to the Agency’s employees.
    • Establishes and maintains effective relationships with other service agencies, businesses and community organizations.
    • Develops effective working relationships with all Agency federal, state, and local funding sources in order to maintain a positive and supportive posture towards the Agency.
  • The Executive Director is responsible for providing leadership to the Agency employees and volunteers.
    • Responsible for establishing a highly motivated work atmosphere that instills a sense of volunteer and employee pride, both in their work and in the overall accomplishments of the Agency.
    • Responsible for designing and implementing strategies for the development of the Governing Board and staff members to ensure volunteer and employee talents are recognized and utilized to the fullest extent possible.
    • Actively anticipates problems and issues that relate to the Agency’s purpose and ensures that creative and innovative solutions or new approaches are developed and implemented.
  • The Executive Director, in carrying out assigned duties, will see that:
    • Each Board member is aware of the Agency’s mission and work.
    • Each Board member is focused on results, making policy decisions anticipated to provide the best opportunities for low-income families.
    • Board members are recruited in the manner most likely to result in a Board that is effective and representative of the community that it serves.
  • The Executive Director will ensure the Agency is organized in such a way to operate the programs in the most effective and efficient way:
    • Ensure a highly competent staff is recruited and maintained.
    • Ensure staff leaders are in full and regular communication with each other.
    • Ensure sufficient records are kept to accurately support the management actions that are taken.
    • Ensure organizational systems are regularly analyzed for suitability and effectiveness.

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

To Apply: Send resume to: DCEA, Attn: Executive Director Search, P.O. Box 1218, Morristown, TN 37816 or email to executivedirector@douglascherokee.org. EOE. The deadline to apply is June 20, 2016.

 

 

Posting Date: 5/12/2016

Job Title: Program Manager
Location: Hamblen
Program: 21st and LEAPS
Education/Experience Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree required with Master’s preferred. Relevant work experience may substitute for Master’s degree. A degree in education, counseling, social work or related field with knowledge of target population is preferred.
  • Strong public relations skills, energetic, enthusiastic, self-motivated and good communication skills.
  • Experience in outreach and recruitment of disadvantaged or distressed target groups, as well as the community at large. Experience in designing/modifying existing relevant programmatic curricula and materials to meet unique learning needs of low-income, low literacy individuals.
  • Previous experience in administration, supervision, grants management, public relations and federal programs. Computer proficiency is a must and experience with client software is helpful.
  • Must have valid Tennessee driver’s license and proof of liability insurance on automobile.
  • Ability to make sound decisions and delegate appropriately.
  • Ability to communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Responsibilities include planning, coordinating, monitoring and directing all services and program activities of the grant programs included in the Education Center.
  • Recruits, hires, trains and supervises the activities of staff.
  • Recruits and trains volunteers. Designs and implements effective training for those volunteers.
  • Develops reporting and record-keeping procedures for all staff.
  • Plans, acquires and implements educational materials and services.
  • Establishes and maintains effective public relations and communications with schools and communities.
  • Develops and implements project publicity and materials.
  • Is responsible for compliance with program and Agency guidelines.
  • Maintains fiscal control of the project’s budget and ensures project compliance in accordance with funding source regulations.
  • Establishes and maintains data collection systems to monitor participant progress and project effectiveness and to ensure proper documentation of all student records.
  • Prepares, or supervises preparation of, all project reports.
  • Writes, or participates in writing, grant refunding applications.

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

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

 

Posting Date: 5/10/2016

Job Title: Program Director
Location: Morristown
Program: Tennessee Reconnect Community Project
Education/Experience Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree required in educational or human/social services field.
  • Previous experience assisting youth and/or adults to enroll in and/or complete postsecondary education. Knowledge of financial aid and college admissions processes is required. Two year experience is preferred.
  • Self-motivated, enthusiastic, and energetic, with strong public relations and leadership skills.
  • Computer proficiency is required.
  • Must have valid Tennessee driver’s license and proof of liability insurance on automobile.
  • Ability to communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Establishes and coordinates a collective impact partnership structure aimed at increasing adult postsecondary access and completion. Representatives will include: local governments, institutions of higher education, community-based organizations, workforce agencies, economic development agencies, funders, public libraries, adult education providers, and media reaching the service area.
  • Recruits, trains, and supervises TRC Advisors. Advisors will recruit TRC participants and deliver direct services (academic, financial aid, career, and admissions counseling to facilitate postsecondary enrollment and comprehensive retention services to ensure postsecondary completion).
  • Coordinates the existing college access and enrollment services and activities of three Educational Opportunity Centers: DCEA’s EOC serving Claiborne, Cocke, Grainger, Hamblen, Hancock, and Jefferson; East Tennessee University’s EOC serving Greene and Hawkins; and the University of Tennessee’s EOC serving Sevier and Union.
  • Ensures that all key personnel and partners participate in technical assistance and training provided by the Tennessee Higher Education Commission and the Graduate! Network (TGN).
  • With the partners, develop plans to sustain the project without Tennessee Higher Education Commission funding.
  • Collects data for evaluation. Analyzes data weekly to ensure that milestones/benchmarks are achieved.
  • Prepares documentation and reports for Tennessee Higher Education Commission and TGN as required.
  • Travels within the service area. Some overnight out-of-area travel for training/meetings is required.
  • Maintains confidentiality of client an Agency information.

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

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

 

 

 

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.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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.

 


 

 


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.