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Smoky Mountain Children's Home

Employment Opportunities

From time to time Smoky Mountain Children's Home has openings for employment. There are various positions, which require varied skills, levels of education and experience. Salaries and benefits are based on the requirements of the position and the applicant's qualifications. Occasionally in our industry job opportunities occur quickly. We would like to encourage you to fill out an application so that when a position becomes available, we can contact qualified individuals to participate in the interview process.

 

Testimonies from House Parents

Serving as house parents at SMCH is an honor! It is a work that allows you to make a positive difference in the lives of others for the glory of God. - Steve and Leanne Tavernier

House parenting is a very rewarding challenge. Our reward is the opportunity to visibly see the impact of life at Smoky Mountain Children's Home in the lives of the young people who come through the doors of Cottage 8. - Sean and Jacki Evans

 

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EMPLOYMENT IN A LIFE CHANGING MINISTRY

Are you passionate about shaping the future of a child who has lost his/her parents as a result of abuse, abandonment, neglect or death? As a care giving House Parent, you will join a team of care giving House Parent’s in one of our cottages creating a family environment for our at-risk kids aging 11-18 who often have nowhere else to turn. This campus is often the first step of a child's journey toward hope and healing. After completing our two week in-house paid training, you will take on a life-changing mission by guiding, counseling, and helping to meet the emotional, educational, spiritual and daily needs of our children. We are looking to you to provide compassion, internal strength, and competence for these kids. We need you to have a desire, dedication, and an interest in sharing your life with other team members and residents.

Due to the critical nature of this position, Smoky Mountain Children's Home (SMCH) Direct Care Staff who meet our high standards of care will receive competitive compensation, a caring and supportive environment, extensive paid training, 24-hour professional support, future career opportunities, and state-of-the-art treatment techniques. In addition, medical/dental/vision/prescription benefits, paid sick days, paid personal days and paid vacation are available.

The Home is nationally recognized with over 90 years of history in caring for hurting children. We are fully licensed and accredited through the State of Tennessee and Council on Accreditation (COA) for our residential, foster care and on-campus school. Annually, SMCH will touch the lives of approximately 500 children. The Church of God Smoky Mountain Children's Home in Sevierville, Tennessee is dedicated to "Changing the Next Generation" for hope and healing through nurturing care. We are committed to ministry that reaches to every area of a child's life (physical, emotional, spiritual, and educational). Nurturing Direct Care Staff are the frontline members of our team, which works to reverse the effects of traumatic loss.

If you are committed, passionate, and feel you are qualified, we invite you to take on a life-changing experience by joining the Smoky Mountain Children's Home Team. Please click the SMCH Application button to begin the application process or email your resume to: bnuckles@smch.org.