Job Postings

► JOB OPENING - CLASSROOM NURSE (MONTGOMERY HEAD START, HENDERSON COUNTY)

Job Duties Include:
Be able to work with low-income families in providing medical services to Head Start children.  Duties include following diabetic monitoring services according to physician’s orders and health plan for children while in our care.  This is a part time, temporary position for the current school year with no benefits.  Must have a valid driver’s license and reliable transportation.
 
                  Salary: $15 per hour
                  Work schedule – 8:00 am to 12:30 pm. Monday-Friday
                  Approximately 32 weeks (9 months) / 50 hours bi-weekly
 
Qualifications:  LPN licensure required.  Must pass physical exam, drug screen, and criminal/fingerprint background check.
 
Applications may be picked up at: Southwest HRA- Henderson Co. Community Service Center at 340 Natchez Trace Drive, Lexington, SWHRA Central Office at 1527 White Ave., Henderson, our web site www.swhrahs.org or online application at www.swhra.org
 
 
Send resumes/applications to:
 
                        Southwest Human Resource Agency
                        P.O. Box 264
                        Henderson, TN.  38340
 
Applications will be accepted through August 30, 2019
 
An Equal Opportunity Employer



► JOB OPENING - VAN DRIVERS FOR MADISON COUNTY

Job Qualifications:
• Must be age 21 or older.
• Must have a minimum Class D Driver's License with an F endorsement.
• Must be able to occasionally lift up to 50 pounds.
• Must possess
a valid DOT physical card issued by an FTA registered physician.
• Must pass a Motor Vehicle Registration (MVR) check, a criminal background check and an FTA approved pre-employment drug test.
• Must be clear of all National Offender Registries, such as the Sexual Offender Registry and the Elderly or Disabled Abuse Registry.
• Drivers must be readily accessible by telephone, and be able to report to work on short notice and at odd hours.
• Must be a high school graduate or have a G.E.D.

Pay is dependent on qualifications and license type: Range is $9.15-9.50 per hour.


Applications may be picked up at the Madison County Community Service Center at 1124 Whitehall, Jackson, TN 38301 and mailed to Human Resources, P.O. Box 264, Henderson, TN 38340.  Applicants may also apply online at www.swhra.org.

SWHRA is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

JOB OPENING -  HOMEMAKER PROGRAM

SOUTHWEST HUMAN RESOURCE AGENCY IS ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR PART TIME EMPLOYEES IN THE FOLLOWING COUNTIES:
CHESTER, DECATUR, FAYETTE, HARDEMAN, HARDIN, HAYWOOD, HENDERSON, LAUDERDALE, MADISON, MCNAIRY AND TIPTON


Job Duties Include: Light housekeeping, shopping, assist with personal care
Qualifications: Experience in basic household cleaning, TN Driver's License and liability automobile insurance
Hours: 20-29 Hours per week
Pay Rate: $8.00 - $10.00 per hour
Background checks and drug screening will be performed.

Applications are available online at: www.swhra.org or may be picked up at any Southest Human Resource Agency Community Service Center
To print off a paper SWHRA employment application click here:
SWHRA Job Application

MAIL APPLICATIONS TO:
Southwest Human Resource Agency
Attention:Homemaker Program 
P.O. Box 264
Henderson, TN 38340 or fax to 731-989-9654

SWHRA is an Equal Opportunity Employer

 

FOSTER GRANDPARENT VOLUNTEERS NEEDED
 
PURPOSE:
To provide volunteer opportunities for low income persons, age 55 or older, to create support services for children with special & exceptional needs.
 
ELIGIBILITY:
  1. Men & women must be age 55 or older
  2. Applicants must meet Federal Income Guidelines.
  3. Must pass a fingerprint FBI Background check, as well as other criminal background checks.
  4. Applicants must be physically fit & mentally able to serve at least five days per week.
  5. Applicants must have a desire to learn about the needs of children served and want to help with a child’s individual growth & development. 
BENEFITS OF FOSTER GRANDPARENTS:
  1. Stipend payment of at least $106.00 every two weeks ($ 2.65 per hr.).  This money does not affect any Social Security, SSI, rent or other benefits already received.
  2. Transportation is provided free of charge.
  3. Grandparents receive a free hot meal if they work through meal time.
  4. Insurance is provided during travel and work time.
  5. Orientation is provided before a Grandparent begins work.
  6. This is a wonderful opportunity to associate with other seniors and to have children to love and who will love you in return. 
FUNDING SOURCES:
The Foster Grandparent Program is funded by the Corporation for National Community Service and Southwest Human Resource Agency.
 
CONTACT PERSON:
If you would like more information or would like to apply for the program please call Vivian Kelly at 731-989-5111 Ext. 1145 or toll free 1-800-372-6013.

 

 

 





 

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The Tennessee General Assembly established Southwest Human Resource Agency (SWHRA) in 1973 as one of nine Human Resource Agencies deemed to be the delivery system for human services throughout the state of Tennessee. SWHRA is a public non-profit agency that serves an eight county region including Chester, Decatur, Hardeman, Hardin, Haywood, Henderson, McNairy and Madison counties...

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