Social Work Job Postings

If you are an ETSU student or alumni be sure to check postings on the ETSU Job Board.

Youth Villages

Counseling Positions

Youth Villages is a national leader in the implementation of research-based treatment philosophies in the field of children's mental and behavioral health with offices in 12 states and D.C. Our commitment to helping troubled children and their families find success spans 20+ years, and includes a comprehensive array of programs and services. We have Family Intervention Specialist, Foster Care Counselor, Mobile Crisis Counselor, and Transitional Living Specialist positions across East Tennessee in our offices in Johnson City, Morristown, Knoxville and Chattanooga.

If you are an upcoming graduate and not immediately available for a position, then please apply at< .> to be considered for opportunities upon graduation.  Otherwise, view and apply for one of the openings below or other opportunities across the country at< .>

Foster Care Counselor - Knoxville, TN (Bachelor's or Master's considered)
Foster Care Counselor - Morristown, TN (Master's degree required)
Family Intervention Specialist - Johnson City, TN (Bachelor's or Master's considered)
Transitional Living Specialist - Johnson City, TN (Bachelor's or Master's considered)
Part-Time Youth Mobile Crisis Counselor - Morristown, TN (Master's degree required)
Family Intervention Specialist - Morristown, TN (Bachelor's or Master's considered)

Additional Information:
Competitive salary and benefits including...
- Tuition and Licensure Reimbursement
- Advancement Opportunities (clinical and administrative)
- Medical, Dental, Prescription Drug Coverage and Vision
- Retirement Savings Pension Plan
- 403 (b)
- 2 weeks paid vacation
- 12 paid sick days per year
- 9 paid holidays
- Mileage & Cell Phone Reimbursement

Holston United Methodist Home for Children

Master's Level and Bachelor's Level Child and Family Specialist position

Holston United Methodist Home for Children, a fully licensed family and children services agency with national accreditation, has an immediate full-time opening at the Greeneville location. This is ideal for the person who wants a fulfilling job that touches and changes people’s lives. 

Requirements:  Master’s degree or Bachelor's degree in social services that is license eligible and experience working with children and adolescents.  Prefer experience in case management and treatment services. 

Responsibilities include providing both case management and treatment services to youth.

Competitive salary and benefits.

If you have questions, please contact Kathy Hoard, Vice President of Human Resources, at 423-787-8748.  Send resume to Human Resources Office, P.O. Box 188, Greeneville, TN 37744, fax to 423-638-7171, or e-mail  Equal Opportunity Employer.

Abuse Alternatives, Inc.
Abuse Alternatives, Inc. in Bristol, TN., a domestic violence agency serving the greater Bristol area is  currently seeking a Part-Time Shelter Relief Supervisor to work in their domestic violence shelter. Here is a job description outlining the hours and duties to be performed.  At this time, there are 5-6 shifts available every 2 weeks, which would average out to be 20-24 hours per week.
Interested candidates may reply to us by sending a resume and cover letter by email to  , or filling out an application in person at the administrative office at 104 Memorial Drive, Bristol, TN  37620 during regular business hours, Monday-Thursday 9 AM-5 PM or Friday 9 AM-3 PM.

Behavioral Health M anagement, Training, & Staffing

Behavioral Health Management, Training, & Staffing, a mental health case management and counseling agency, will start interviewing for the positions of In-Home counselors, Case Managers, Clinicians and Supervisors, great opportunities for recent MSW graduates.

The positions are designed to assist children, adolescents, parents/caregivers, and adults with skills to help keep the individual self-sufficient and in their natural home environment. Some adults or families may be homeless, need food, be addicted to various substances, limited in education, or caring for sick relatives.

We would like very much to start the process of getting to know you and your career goals and objectives.  We are located in the Richmond Metropolitan area but the opportunities will exist throughout the entire state of Virginia and serve a multicultural array of clients.

Please email and ask about our free training program for Qualified Mental Health Professionals in Virginia.  Call or email with your interest.  Ask for Travis Crocker.



Free Will Family Baptist Ministries

Frontier Health (all locations)

Holston Home

Mountain States Health Alliance (all locations)

National Health Service Corps (offers student loan repayment)

Steppen Stone

Upper East Tennessee Human Development Agency 

Youth Villages 

Wellmont (all locations)

Tri-cities Help Wanted

iHire Social Services (worldwide social work job posting site, free to register)

USA Jobs (official job site for all U.S. Government jobs)

Tennessee Dept of Human Resources (has DHS, DCS, DJJ, etc. for Tennessee)

Kingport Times News Job listings

Commonwealth of Virginia (central site with listings that include DSS, DJJ, etc.)

North Carolina Dept. of Human Services

Highlands Community Services (Bristol, VA) Dept. of Human Resources

Work Gateways. This is a link with information about qualifications and finding jobs in England. Social workers are in demand in and are well paid there.