Southwest HRA Head Start is now accepting applications for the position of:



Salary:  $14.61 (2023-2024 Fiscal yr. pay scale)


Benefits include:  State of TN Health Insurance, State of Tennessee Retirement, State paid Holidays, Dental/Vision, Life/LTD, Paid Time Off


Job Duties Include:

Be able to work with low-income families in providing services to Head Start children and families in the areas of Family Engagement, Social Services and Health.  Applicant must be able to work with other agencies in the community.  Door to Door recruitment for enrollment (knowledge of service area – is preferred).  Maintain up-to-date files on approx. 34 Head Start families. Have basic computer skills.  Be able to carry out multiple tasks within a set time frame.   Available to travel.  


Work schedule – 45 weeks (10 mo.) / 75 hrs. bi-weekly

8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. with 1 hr. lunch


Qualifications:  High School Diploma or GED required:  Associate Degree in Social Services or related field preferred.  Willing to continue education. Must pass physical exam, TB screen, drug screen, and criminal/fingerprint background check. Must have reliable transportation, a valid driver license, and vehicle insurance.


Applications may be picked up at: any Southwest HRA-Community Service Center, SWHRA Central Office at 1527 White Ave., Henderson, or online application at www.swhrahs.org


                        Paper applications may be sent to address below:


                        Southwest Human Resource Agency

                        P.O. Box 264

                        Henderson, TN.  38340


Applications will be accepted through June 2, 2023



An Equal Opportunity Employer