Career Opportunities

Utheda Employment

 

Applications may be obtained by clicking either MS Word application or PDF application , by contacting Human Resources at 423-246-6180, SMonger@uethda.org, or at the Central Office on 301 Louis Street in Kingsport. Resumes without an application will not be accepted.

UETHDA, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

It is the policy of the Upper East Tennessee Human Development Agency to provide equal opportunity in employment to all employees and applicants for employment. No person is to be discriminated against in employment because of race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin, or disability.

Benefits for full time employees include: life insurance at no cost, a single medical insurance plan at no cost, member of TN Consolidated Retirement system, paid sick leave and vacation days, paid holidays and some are eligible to apply for unemployment in the summer.

 

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Family Resource Specialist – Full Time

Location:  Sullivan County

Deadline to Apply:  April 10, 2017

Duties to include, but are not limited to:

  • Serves as an advocate and case-worker for Head Start children and their families to ensure health/social services are provided
  • Responsibilities include recruitment and enrollment of eligible children
  • Insuring daily attendance
  • documenting services
  • maintaining the data management system
  • Arranging for and participating in monthly parent meetings

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelors of Social Work, A.S.in Social Work or Social Services Competency Based Training (SSCBT)
  • Valid Drivers License
  • Reliable Transportation
  • Proof of Liability Insurance
  • Must be able to Obtain “F” Endorsement on Drivers License, within 90 days of employment

 

 

Assistant Director – Head Start

Location:  Main Office, Kingsport, TN

Deadline to Apply:  

Duties include, but are not limited to:

Assists Head Start Director in all areas of program management including staffing, supervision, fiscal development and program development. This includes ensuring compliance with all Head Start regulations, program operations, and integration of internal and external partnerships.  This position is located in Kingsport, Tennessee at the UETHDA Central Office.

 

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Early Childhood Education, Business Administration, or a closely related field (Master’s preferred)
  • Minimum of three years’ supervisory experience
  • Demonstrated skill in building strong, positive relationships with key stakeholders, fostering a teamwork environment, and creating a customer centered atmosphere
  • Ability to communicate effectively and to use sound independent judgement within established policies and procedures
  • Experience in Head Start or an Early Education Program strongly desired

 

Cook Manager

Location:  Washington (Johnson City)

Deadline to Apply: 

Minimum Qualifications:

*High School Diploma or GED;

*Two years of quantity food services experience (preferred);

*Previous supervisory experience (required);

*Skills in preparing nutritious and appetizing foods and knowledge of materials, methods, and equipment.

 

Cook

Location:  Washington County (Children First)

Deadline to Apply:  

Minimum Qualifications:

*High School Diploma or GED;

*Two years of quantity food services experience (preferred);

*Skills in preparing nutritious and appetizing foods and knowledge of materials, methods, and equipment.

Cook Substitute

Location:  Washington & Unicoi Counties

Deadline to Apply:  

Minimum Qualifications:

*High School Diploma or GED;

*Two years of quantity food services experience (preferred);

*Skills in preparing nutritious and appetizing foods and knowledge of materials, methods, and equipment.

Teacher’s Assistant – Full Time

Location:   All Counties

Deadline to Apply:  

Minimum Qualifications:

*High School Diploma or GED.

*Prefer Experience Working With Preschool Children, or children with disabilities.

*Must Possess a Valid Driver’s License.

 

Substitute Teacher Assistant – Part Time

Location:  Greene, Hawkins, Sullivan, Unicoi and Washington Counties

Deadline to Apply:   

Minimum Qualifications:

*High School Diploma or GED.

*Prefer Experience Working With Preschool Children.

*Must Possess a Valid Driver’s License.

 

Substitute Bus Driver

Location:  All Counties

Deadline to Apply: 

Minimum Qualifications:

*A CDL license is required. (We will help obtain);

*Required to pass a DOT physical, drug & alcohol test, and possess a P & S endorsement before position starts.