Full-Time Positions

In addition to our paid positions below, please take a look our AmeriCorps service opportunities at the bottom of this page, or by clicking here.

 

Urban Church Ministry Leader

Emerald Youth Foundation and its team of staff and volunteers have been serving Knoxville’s urban children and youth through faith, learning, and health activities for over 27 years. You can join this effort by investing your own skills and talents in one of our various faith-based programs.


Human Resources Manager (assigned to Emerald Charter Schools)

This position is an employee of Emerald Youth Foundation with a contract agreement for HR services to Emerald Charter Schools (ECS). Responsible for all aspects of hiring life cycle - candidate screening, onboarding, & offboarding of all ECS staff and volunteers. Management of the ECS programs which include, but not limited to recruiting, retention programs, and mentorship oversight.


JustLead Youth Ministry Coordinator

The JustLead Coordinator will be responsible for the recruitment of youth and families to participate in the JustLead programs at their site, as well as volunteers to help support the ministry initiatives and for achieving assigned program goals.

Available JustLead sites to apply:


Paid, Part-Time Positions


Urban Church Ministry Leader

Emerald Youth Foundation and its team of staff and volunteers have been serving Knoxville’s urban children and youth through faith, learning, and health activities for over 27 years. You can join this effort by investing your own skills and talents in one of our various faith-based programs.


Part-Time Paid Afterschool Program Positions Via AmeriCorps

AmeriCorps members are individuals who commit their time and skills to get things done for America. There are more than 80,000 Americans across the country participating in AmeriCorps each year. All of them are tackling different problems in different ways, and have dedicated their time and skills to serve. AmeriCorps members spend anywhere from three months to a year serving with a nonprofit, school, public agency, or community and faith-based organization.

We hope you will consider joining Emerald Youth Foundation as an AmeriCorps member.


Bus Driver

Drivers will use Emerald Youth Foundation vehicles primarily after-school pick-ups and summer day camps as part of Emerald Youth's JustLead program. Position could also include field trips, transportation of staff for events, and other trips as needed.


Lifeguard

Red Cross certified Lifeguards needed this Fall 2018 to support Emerald Youth Sports' Learn to Swim program for JustLead (elementary and middle school age) participants. 


JustLead Urban Youth Worker

This position will assist in operation of all aspects of the Emerald Youth Foundation older youth programs.  The Just Lead Urban Youth Worker will work toward and achieve assigned program goals and recruitment of volunteers, youth, and families to participate in the organization programs at their JustLead site.

Available JustLead sites to apply:

 

Swim Instructor

Swim Instructors needed this summer 2018 to lead swim lessons as part of Emerald Youth Sports' Learn to Swim curriculum for JustLead (elementary and middle school age) participants.


 
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Section 702 of Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 provides that the religious discrimination law will not apply to a religious corporation, association, educational institution or society with respect to the employment of individuals of a particular religion to perform work connected with the carrying on by such a corporation, association, educational institution or society of its activities.


Regarding AmeriCorps members, it is Emerald Youth Foundation’s policy to provide service opportunities to all people without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sex, age, handicap or national origin. The material contained on this website regarding AmeriCorps is based upon work supported by the Corporation for National and Community Service under AmeriCorps Grant #13ACHTN0010002. Opinions or points of view expressed on this Website are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the official position of, or a position endorsed by, the Corporation of the AmeriCorps Program.