Our independent non-profit agency has been providing support services to individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities for 63 years.  We are currently seeking positive and self-motivated individuals to join our mission of  “enhancing the lives of children, adults and families in an environment that promotes independence, dignity and respect.”  Please join Emory Valley Center’s team of dedicated employees and make a difference for yourself and others by “Supporting People, Supporting Dreams!”

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Direct Support Professionals- Evenings, Midnights, & Weekends- $750 Sign-On Bonus associated with this position- please apply for details. Emory Valley Center seeks entry level and experienced Direct Support Professionals to provide assistance to individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities in Oak Ridge, TN. Full time with benefits to include insurance and retirement plan. Paid training provided! Part time positions also available. Requirements: Minimum age 18, TN driver license with acceptable driving record, negative drug screen, and acceptable background check. Starting pay for entry level positions is $9.50 per hour with an increase to $10 per hour after training completion. Applicants with at least 6 months of agency experience can qualify to work in homes that pay $10.50 per hour and increase to $11 per hour after training completion. Click Here to Apply Online

ECF Staff- Part Time Emory Valley Center seeks part time staff to work with individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities, providing support in their private homes and in the community. Experience working with individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities is required. Work can be in Knox, Anderson, Campbell, Roane, Morgan, or Scott counties and the ability to work in at least 2 counties is also required for this position. ECF Staff use their personal vehicle for work, so vehicle must be able to pass an inspection and the applicant must have a minimum of liability auto insurance for the vehicle. Work can be during day or evening hours and requires availability to work any day of the week between the hours of 8 a.m. and 12 a.m.. Requirements: High School diploma or GED, Valid TN driver license w/acceptable driving record, acceptable drug screen results, acceptable background check, and 6 months of caregiving experience. Click Here to Apply Online

Early Interventionist  Emory Valley Center Early Intervention program, a Tennessee Department of Education state funded program, is currently looking for individuals interested in providing home based services to families of children birth to three, that qualify for early intervention services. This is a Full Time position. Early Intervention providers carry a caseload and provide direct service to children and families, by using strategies in the home, or in childcare centers with child care staff, using Routines-Based Intervention – coaching practices, and support.   Minimum Qualifications to apply: Bachelor’s degree in Early Childhood Special Education, Early Childhood Education, Child and Family Studies, Early Intervention, or degrees in Deaf Education or Visual Disabilities, Special Education, or K-12 Elementary Education.  Hiring preference is given to those with degrees in Early Childhood Education, and work experience with children birth to three and family involvement and engagement experience.  We are accepting applications and resumes to cover the needs in 11 counties, including Anderson, Blount, Campbell, Cocke, Grainger, Hamblen, Jefferson, Knox, Loudon, Sevier and Union.  Click Here to Apply Online

Benefits include: Medical, Dental, Vision, Retirement, Life Insurance, Paid Time Off, 11 Paid Holidays, & 20% childcare tuition discount at our Early Learning Center. Fax your resume to 865-482-5435 attention Human Resources or e-mail your resume to Tiffany Rose Contact Human Resources with any questions at 865-813-0594.

 Emory Valley Center is EEO and Title VI Compliant • TN Drug-Free Employer



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Emory Valley Center
715 Emory Valley Rd.
Oak Ridge, TN 37830