DHS LICENSING CONSULTANT 1* - 01122023-41496 & DHS LICENSING CONSULTANT 1* - 01122023-41419

State of Tennessee

Cookeville & Chattanooga, TN (Putnam & Hamilton County)

Family Services/Social Work


Position Description / Responsibilities

Summary: Responsible for professional child/adult care program evaluation work of average difficulty to ensure quality, accessibility, and the health and safety of children/adults in licensed care facilities and programs; and performs related work as required.


Position Requirements

Education and Experience: Graduation from an accredited college or university with a bachelor's degree and experience equivalent to one year in one or a combination of the following: 1) professional child/adult care program evaluation or administration, 2) professional care of children/adults 3) professional education, 4) professional social services, or 5) non-professional experience assisting teachers or in child/adult care at a facility licensed or certified by a local, state, or federal government.

Substitution of Education for Experience: Additional graduate course work in one or a combination of the following may be substituted for the required experience on a year-for-year basis, to a maximum of one year: (1) Education Administration; (2) Educational or Developmental Psychology; (3) Early Childhood or Elementary Education; or (4) any field related to child/adult care (e.g., 36 graduate quarter hours may be substituted for one year of required experience).


Application Instructions

For more information and to apply go to https://www.tn.gov/careers and search for (Job IDs# 41496 & 41419)

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