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:            9/25/2017
Program:      Head Start/Early Head Start
Job Title:     Teacher Assistant
Location:     
Grainger County – Bean Station Head Start (37.5 hours/week)
                                           
Education/Experience Qualifications:

  • Preschool CDA or degree in Early Childhood or related area desired.
  • Will consider applicants enrolled in a CDA, ECE Certificate, or related degree program.
  • Previous experience working with preschool children preferred.
  • Must be able to work well with parents and staff, as well as preschool children
  • Criminal background check required.
  • Empathy working with low-income families.
  • Professionalism in regard to Confidentiality is essential.
  • Additional responsibilities for Teacher Assistants at Bus Route Centers:
    • Must be at least 21 years old or older
    • Must have a valid TN driver’s license and been driving for 5 years.
    • Must be able to pass DOT physical; and able to obtain commercial driver’s license (CDL) following employment.
    • Must provide proof of residency in Tennessee.
    • Will act as Bus Monitor and drive bus route as required.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assists in delivering educational, developmentally appropriate activities for preschool children.
  • Provides supervision of children in the classroom, the playground, and on field trips.
  • May be the immediate supervisor of other center staff in the absence the teacher.
  • Assists in organizing the classroom and maintaining a safe and healthy learning environment.
  • Observes, assesses, refers, and evaluates each child’s progress in the assigned classroom, and assists in planning and implementing classroom activities based on individual needs of the children to advance physical and intellectual competence.
  • Assists in promoting social and emotional development of children, and in maintaining classroom discipline using positive guidance techniques.
  • Assists in maintaining records and submits reports as required; attends meetings and required training.
  • Assist with home visits and/or parent-teacher conferences as required
  • Assists with parent meetings, and maintains positive communication with parents and community participants.

Hours and Benefits: Full-time, averages 30 hours/week, school year; Non-Exempt (Bean Station position is 37.5 hours per week).
To Apply: Send application and/or resume to: Personnel Manager DCEA Head Start/Early Head Start, 127 Cedar Street, Morristown, TN 37814. Applications accepted until position(s) filled. EOE.

Job Title: Accounting Manager
Location: Morristown
Program: Affordable Housing
Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Reviews monthly complex salary, benefits, etc., and completes reimbursements.
  • Reviews monthly management fees and completes reimbursements.
  • Does advance tracking and analyzing of cash balance/expenses for all complexes.
  • Maintains all bank accounts including management and clearing accounts.
  • Prepares HUD monthly reports and reports for other grants as requests.
  • Approves complex deposit entries and adjusting entries.
  • Prepares escrow calculations and oversees monthly R/R transfers.
  • Prepares and monitors surplus cash computations.
  • Reviews audits and 990s.
  • Reviews and approves 1099s and 1096s.
  • Tracks refinancing dollars and oversees disbursements.
  • Approves invoices, statements, and journal entries.
  • Prepares credit applications as needed and monitors accounts.
  • Maintains pre-development, development and construction accounts.
  • Maintains service coordinator grant accounts.
  • Analyzes complexes’ rent collections and maintain tenant accounts receivable.
  • Maintains files on salaries and benefits of apartment complex employees and Central Office employees as needed.

Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting required.

Experience Requirements:

  • Ability to read, analyze, interpret and communicate government regulations and financial reports.
  • Previous work experience in accounting. Thorough knowledge of regulations, policies and procedures which apply to non-profit accounting.
  • Strong proficiency with spreadsheet, word processing and financial accounting software. Ability to install and maintain software and hardware.
  • Thorough knowledge of regulations, policies and procedures to apply to non-profit accounting.
  • Ability to make sound decisions and delegate appropriately.
  • Good oral and written communication skills and strong administrative skills.

Other Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Previous supervisory experience preferred.
  • Significant computer course work preferred.

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

 

To Apply: Send resume to: DCEA Human Resources, Attn: Accounting Manager, P.O. Box 1218, Morristown, TN 37816. EOE.

 

Job Title: Workforce Development & Education Partnership Coordinator
Location: Hamblen County
Program: Executive
Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Coordinate Partnership meetings
  • Coordinate/promote/expand student internship program and teacher externship program.
  • Gather data about work ethic diploma of distinction graduates in Hamblen County and make available to employer partners.
  • In partnership with Hamblen County Schools, coordinate Career Day.

Education Requirements:

  • Associate’s Degree with significant experience, in a related field.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel and Social Media.

Hours and Benefits: Position is part-time/ 15 hrs. per week; Non-Exempt

 

To Apply: Send resume to: DCEA Human Resources, Attn: WDEP Coordinator, P.O. Box 1218, Morristown, TN 37816. EOE.

Date:            10/3/2017
Program:      Head Start/Early Head Start
Job Title:     Bus Driver/Classroom Assistant
Location:      Blount County – Townsend Head Start
                    Cocke County – Cosby 1 Head Start
Sevier County – Underwood 1 Head Start
                                           
Education/Experience Qualifications:

  • High School diploma or GED required.
  • One year experience working with preschool children preferred.
  • Must be at least 21 years of age, have a valid driver's license and have five (5) years driving experience and good driving record.
  • Must be able to obtain a TN Commercial Driver License-Class C with P and S endorsements after hire.
  • Must pass a DOT physical examination and TB screen.
  • Criminal background and driving record (IMVR) checks required.
  • Empathy working with low-income families.
  • Professionalism in regard to Confidentiality is essential.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • To provide safe transportation for Head Start children on the morning and afternoon bus route and on field trips.
  • Keep bus clean and in safe working condition at all times.
  • Maintain accurate maintenance records.
  • Assist the Teacher in supervision of the children in the classroom, playground, and on field trips.
  • Train children and their families about safety habits for boarding, riding and exiting bus.
  • Be alert of and meet the special needs of children in route to and from the center.
  • Schedule routine maintenance and/or service of vehicle to ensure it remains in good operating condition.
  • Perform daily safety checks/pre-trip inspections.
  • Keep accurate mileage and maintenance reports to assure accountability for use of buses.
  • Complete pre-trip and bus log reports to ensure the safety of the children.

Hours and Benefits: Full-time, averages 30 hours/week, school year; Non-Exempt.
To Apply: Send application and/or resume to: Personnel Manager DCEA Head Start/Early Head Start, 127 Cedar Street, Morristown, TN 37814. Applications accepted until position(s) filled. EOE.

 

Date:            10/3/2017
Program:      Head Start/Early Head Start
Job Title:     Child Care Aide
Location:     
Blount County – Mary Blount Head Start (full-time 32.5 hours/week)
                    Jefferson County – Dandridge Head Start (full-time 35 hours/week)
                                           
Education/Experience Qualifications:

  • High School diploma or GED required.
  • Early Childhood degree or Child Development Associate (CDA) preferred.
  • One year experience working with preschool children preferred.
  • Empathy working with low-income families.
  • Professionalism in regard to Confidentiality is essential.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assists in carrying out educational, developmentally appropriate activities for preschool children
  • Provides supervision of children in the classroom, the playground, and on field trips.
  • Assumes other duties as assigned.

Hours and Benefits: Part-time, 23 hrs./week, full-time, 32.5-35 hrs./week, school year; Non-Exempt.
To Apply: Send application and/or resume to: Personnel Manager DCEA Head Start/Early Head Start, 127 Cedar Street, Morristown, TN 37814. Applications accepted until position(s) filled. EOE.

 

Date:            10/3/2017
Program:      Head Start/Early Head Start
Job Title:     Cook
Location:      Monroe County – Madisonville Head Start (33.5 hours/week)
                    Sevier County – Wearwood Head Start (averages 30 hours/week)

Education/Experience Qualifications:
•       High School diploma or GED required.
•       Experience cooking for Head Start or similar program preferred.
•       Responsible for daily food service in the center, grocery shopping, and compliance with CACFP         requirements.
•       Will assist with food-related activities in the classroom.
•       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.

Duties and Responsibilities:
•       Prepare and serve breakfast and/or snack and lunch each school day. 
•       Order, receive and store food as delivered by suppliers.
•       Check invoices against items delivered to ensure accuracy of the invoice and charges.
•       Maintain a sanitary, attractive kitchen which meets all federal interagency day care standards.
•       Prepare food in a manner which retains nutritional value, looks appetizing, is appealing to         children, and follows cycle menus as developed.
•       Keep proper reports and records (food purchases, inventory, food production, menu changes,    and meal counts) in order to comply with all USDA Child and Adult Care Food Program requirements.
•       Purchase needed groceries at the grocery store and be able to transport and carry heavy         items/groceries from the store to the kitchen.
•       Assist in classrooms or on playground on occasion for staff breaks.

Hours and Benefits: Full-time, averages 30-33.5 hours/week, school year; Non-Exempt.
To Apply: Send application and/or resume to: Personnel Manager DCEA Head Start/Early Head Start, 127 Cedar Street, Morristown, TN 37814. Applications accepted until position(s) filled. EOE.

 

Date:            10/3/2017
Program:      Head Start/Early Head Start
Job Title:     Teacher Assistant
Location:     
Monroe County – Sweetwater Head Start
                                           
Education/Experience Qualifications:

  • Preschool CDA or degree in Early Childhood or related area desired.
  • Will consider applicants enrolled in a CDA, ECE Certificate, or related degree program.
  • Previous experience working with preschool children preferred.
  • Must be able to work well with parents and staff, as well as preschool children
  • Criminal background check required.
  • Empathy working with low-income families.
  • Professionalism in regard to Confidentiality is essential.
  • Additional responsibilities for Teacher Assistants at Bus Route Centers:
    • Must be at least 21 years old or older
    • Must have a valid TN driver’s license and been driving for 5 years.
    • Must be able to pass DOT physical; and able to obtain commercial driver’s license (CDL) following employment.
    • Must provide proof of residency in Tennessee.
    • Will act as Bus Monitor and drive bus route as required.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assists in delivering educational, developmentally appropriate activities for preschool children.
  • Provides supervision of children in the classroom, the playground, and on field trips.
  • May be the immediate supervisor of other center staff in the absence the teacher.
  • Assists in organizing the classroom and maintaining a safe and healthy learning environment.
  • Observes, assesses, refers, and evaluates each child’s progress in the assigned classroom, and assists in planning and implementing classroom activities based on individual needs of the children to advance physical and intellectual competence.
  • Assists in promoting social and emotional development of children, and in maintaining classroom discipline using positive guidance techniques.
  • Assists in maintaining records and submits reports as required; attends meetings and required training.
  • Assist with home visits and/or parent-teacher conferences as required
  • Assists with parent meetings, and maintains positive communication with parents and community participants.

Hours and Benefits: Full-time, averages 30 hours/week, school year; Non-Exempt.
To Apply: Send application and/or resume to: Personnel Manager DCEA Head Start/Early Head Start, 127 Cedar Street, Morristown, TN 37814. Applications accepted until position(s) filled. EOE.

 

Job Title
: Community Advisor
Location: Knox County
Program: Tennessee Reconnect
Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Motivate adults to return to college to complete their education with the support of Tennessee Reconnect.
  • Provide advising, support, assistance, follow-up, and referrals to adult learners.
  • Host advising appointments on the phone, virtual conferencing or public meeting places, such as local library.
  • Provide financial aid application assistance to clients and make referrals, when necessary.
  • Provide assistance, as necessary, to college partner advisors.
  • Attend and facilitate coordinated activities with partner organizations, community-based organizations, and partner colleges and universities.
  • Participate in community events.
  • All other duties as assigned.

Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor (BA, BS, etc.) or related experience required in related field (higher education administration, education, counseling, social work, etc.).

Experience Requirements:

  • Minimum of two years of advising experience. Case management experience is a plus.

Other Requirements:

  • Live and able to work from home in TRC Region.
  • Must have valid Tennessee driver’s license and proof of liability insurance on vehicle.

Other Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Self-motivated starter, able to work independently while functioning well as part of a team.
  • Proven performance based on results and metrics, and close adherence to schedules and commitments.
  • Detail oriented.
  • Proven ability to work collaboratively and build relationships with various diverse stakeholders.
  • Understanding of college admissions, academic advising, transcript analysis, and financial aid as they pertain to adult students. Ability to provide developmental advising to adult students and encourage outcomes-directed solutions.
  • Understanding of academic and non-academic issues surrounding adult learners and specifically adult college students.
  • Understanding and ability to work with individuals with various values, lifestyles, socioeconomic and ethnic backgrounds.
  • Demonstrated excellence in written and verbal communications.
  • Commitment to promoting student success as a means to improve the economic and civic well-being of individuals and communities.
  • Knowledge of community-based organizations, and organizations in the region related to educational attainment and student success preferred.

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

 

To Apply: Send resume to: DCEA Human Resources, Attn: TRC Community Advisor, P.O. Box 1218, Morristown, TN 37816. EOE.

Job Title
: Apartment Manager
Location: Pigeon Forge/Sevierville
Program: Affordable Housing
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.

Education Requirements:

  • High school diploma or GED required.

Other Requirements:

  • Must have valid Tennessee driver’s license and proof of liability insurance on vehicle.

Other Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Able to deal tactfully with public, tenants and co-workers, and to exercise good judgment in evaluating situations and making decisions.
  • Must pass personal background check.
  • Computer literacy, including strong word processing, spreadsheet and internet skills.

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

 

To Apply: Send resume to: DCEA Human Resources, Attn: Apartment Manager, P.O. Box 1218, Morristown, TN 37816. EOE.

 

 

 

 

Job Title
: Delivery Driver
Location: Hamblen County
Program: Senior Nutrition
Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Packages meals for home delivery.
  • Cleans coolers daily 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.
  • Maintains a clean and neat appearance and abides by necessary personal hygiene standards.

Education Requirements:

  • High school diploma or GED preferred, but not required

Other Requirements:

  • Must have valid Tennessee driver’s license and proof of liability insurance on vehicle.

Other Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Ability to work with others, good communication skills.
  • Must pass personal background check.

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

 

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

 

Job Title
: Neighborhood Service Center Coordinator
Location: Jefferson City
Program: CSBG/LIHEAP
Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Supervises the NSC staff in following administrative matters: executing Agency Personnel Policies and Operating Procedures, approving leave, requisitioning supplies and equipment, keeping up-to-date records, and approving all reports to be forwarded to the Central Office.
  • Handles any problems which arise between staff, clients or co-workers.
  • Assigns priorities to and assist NSC staff as required in planning, carrying out and improving their job assignments.
  • Works with administrative staff in program planning, training and employee and project evaluation.
  • Maintains a roster of service agencies and organizations in each county and is knowledgeable of the services provided. Works will all community groups, agencies and individuals to accomplish the goals of the Center.
  • Coordinates with local county officials, keeping them informed of the problems, progress and programs of DCEA.
  • Provides services to low-income clients, processes applications, deals with clients in a professional manner.
  • Enters client data in computer.
  • Maintains all client applications in a controlled and confidential manner.
  • 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.

Education Requirements:

  • Associates degree preferred; high school diploma or GED required.

Other Requirements:

  • Must be a resident of Jefferson County with extensive knowledge of resources and geography of county.

Other Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Good communications and public relations skills.
  • Ability to relate effectively with low-income individuals and other groups.
  • Experience in supervision desirable, knowledge of interviewing and record keeping, ability to handle client crisis and emergency situations in a calm, professional manner.
  • Computer proficiency in word processing, spreadsheet and data entry.
  • Must have valid Tennessee driver’s license and proof of liability insurance on automobile.

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

 

To Apply: Send resume to: DCEA Human Resources, Attn: NSC Coordinator, P.O. Box 1218, Morristown, TN 37816. EOE.

Job Title
: On Site Maintenance – Must live on site in provided apartment
Location: Kingston/Spring City
Program: Affordable Housing
Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Performs light maintenance duties such as minor plumbing, painting, electrical or carpentry repair.
  • 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.
  • Prepares apartment for new tenant after previous tenant moves out. May involve painting, cleaning and repair.
  • May accompany pest control or other contracted service workers as needed.
  • Responds to after-hour emergency calls if present on property.

 

Education Requirements:

  • Minimum of high school diploma or GED.

Other Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • 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.
  • Must have own transportation, maintain a valid Tennessee driver’s license and proof liability insurance on automobile.
  • Ability to deal tactfully with staff and tenants, make good decisions and give careful attention to work.

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

 

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

 

 

Job Title
: On Site Maintenance
 (Must live on-site in apartment provided at complex)
Location: Sevierville
Program: Affordable Housing
Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Performs light maintenance duties such as minor plumbing, paining, 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.
  • Prepares apartment for new tenant after previous tenant moves out. May involve painting, cleaning and minor repair.

Education Requirements:

  • Minimum of a high school diploma or GED.

Previous Experience:

  • Previous experience in light maintenance work such as plumbing, electrical, painting and carpentry repairs.

Other Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Possess a good general aptitude and prior experience in apartment maintenance.
  • Must have own transportation, maintain a valid TN 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.

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

 

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

 

  Job Title: Facilitator
Location: Hamblen County
Program: TPP 2107
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 action.
  • 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.

Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in social services, education, counseling, health education, or related field; Master’s degree preferred.

Previous Experience:

  • Two years’ experience in planning and implementing positive youth development programs working with at-risk youth preferred.

Other Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Exhibits genuine care and concern for teens.
  • Knowledgeable of adolescent development and current issues impacting teens while exhibiting support and acceptance of teens.

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

 

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

 

 

 

 

 

 

   Job Title
: Career Readiness Coach
Location: Hamblen and Sevier Counties
Program: WIOA
Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Work with Career Center’s Career Specialist to recruit participants and provide services for out of school youth.
  • Prepares Individualized Services Strategy plans for participants. Meets regularly with WIOA staff, provides or ensures the provision of services in the ISS plan. Maintains budget for services of each participant. Prepares and maintains secure, confidential case files for each participant, including activities, progress and outcomes.
  • Coordinates, schedules tutors and monitors activities. Recruit, screens, trains and supervises adult mentors.
  • Assists participants in selecting occupational skills training, supportive services and provides services as necessary. Also provides follow-up services.
  • Assists Work Experience Coordinator in developing work site experiences for participants.
  • Provides financial literacy, entrepreneurial and leadership skills training.
  • Monitors and documents all program activities. Maintains participant and program records as required by WIOA. Prepares reports as required by Program Director, WIOA Career Center staff, workforce Board and DCEA.

Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in education, human/social services or other related field.

Previous Experience:

  • 2 years previous experience delivering educational, career, post-secondary readiness and personal development services to disadvantaged youth with barriers to employment and education.
  • Proficiency in Spanish and English preferred for coordinators in Hamblen and Sevier counties.

Other Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Must have valid Tennessee driver’s license and proof of liability insurance on vehicle.
  • Proficient with computer.

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

 

To Apply: Send resume to: DCEA Human Resources, Attn: Career Readiness Coach, P.O. Box 1218, Morristown, TN 37816. EOE.

 

 

 

 

 

   Job Title: Kitchen Aide/Floater
Location: Hamblen County
Program: Senior Nutrition
Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Kitchen Aide practices sanitary methods of food handling, including carefully washing hands and wearing gloves and aprons 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 the State Health Department and helps maintain a clean and healthy environment to prepare food.
  • May assist in preparation of food, assessments or delivery as needed.
  • Fills in for delivery driver sin Cocke, Jefferson, Hamblen, and Grainger counties in their absence.

Education Requirements:

  • High School diploma or GED preferred, but not required.

Previous Experience:

  • Previous experience in kitchen or restaurant work preferred

Other Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • 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.

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

 

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

 

  

   Job Title: On-Site Maintenance
Location: Kingston and Spring City
Program: Affordable Housing
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 weedeater.
  • 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.

Education Requirements:

  • Minimum of a high school diploma or GED.

Experience Requirements:

  • 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.

Other Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Must live on-site in apartment provided at complex.
  • 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.

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

 

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

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   Job Title: On-Site Maintenance Worker
Location: Seymour, TN
Program: Affordable Housing
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 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 part-time; Non-exempt

 

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

 

 










 


   Job Title
: Site Coordinator
Location: Grainger and Hamblen Counties
Program: 21st CCLC
Education/Experience Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in education or similar field with a minimum of two years teaching and/or administrative/supervisory position related to the 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 appropriate knowledge and sensitivity to low-income participants and in outreach and recruitment.
  • 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 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.

 

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

 

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



 














 

  Posting Date: 12/9/16
Job Title
: Tutor/Certified Teacher Tutor
Location: Grainger, Hamblen and 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 valid Tennessee driver’s license and proof of liability insurance on automobile.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assists Lead Tutor/Parent Training Specialist in planning and conducting after school tutorial activities following program guidelines and protocol.
  • Provides continuous feedback of student’s success/weakness to lead tutor/parent specialist throughout tutorial/parenting activities.
  • Collects data for evaluation as required by lead tutor/parent training specialist.
  • Delivers programs and services on schedule and in a manner which effectively motivates changes in students/adults and promotes favorable attitudes.

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

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

 

Job Title: On-Site Maintenance
Location: Sevierville
Program: Affordable Housing
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 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 weed eater.
  • Rakes leaves, removes limbs, debris, cleans sidewalks as needed in all seasons.
  • Prepares apartment for new tenant after previous tenant moves out. May involve painting, cleaning and minor repair.

Hours and Benefits: Part-time; non-exempt
To Apply: Send resume to: DCEA, Attn: On-Site Maintenance, P.O. Box 1218, Morristown, TN 37816. EOE.






















































Job Title: Tutors
Location: Grainger, Hamblen 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, 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.