Employment Opportunities


Northwest Tennessee Economic Development Council is now accepting applications at the following locations:

McKenzie Central Office

Benton County EHS Center- Camden, TN 

Huntingdon Head Start PreK Center- Huntingdon, TN

Kenton Head Start Center - Kenton, TN

Lake County HS/EHS Center- Tiptonville, TN

Magic Valley Head Start Center- Camden, TN

McKenzie HS/EHS Center- McKenzie, TN

Miles HS/EHS Center - Union City, TN 

Washington Douglass HS/EHS Center - Jackson, TN

Weakley County Head Start Center - Dresden, TN



*Seeking Mentor Teachers for Benton, Magic Valley/Bruceton, Humboldt/Milan, McKenzie, Miles(2), Kenton/Trenton, Troy/Lake, and Weakley 


Please note:  The new HSPPS (Head Start Program Performance Standards) issued by Office of Head Start requires that all HS/EHS staff be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by January 31, 2022. This requirement is currently pending court litigation in certain states and we are awaiting a final decision.  It is possible, you may be required to meet this mandate for vaccination by a certain date. 

Substitutes are needed at all of our center locations; therefore, candidates who have an interest may apply at any time!

To download an employment application, click here.

Applicants who apply through Indeed MUST complete a Northwest Employment Application to be fully considered for the available positions.

For your convenience, you can email your completed application to:

Thank you for your interest in employment with Northwest Tennessee Economic Development Council.

Northwest Tennessee Economic Development Council is an equal opportunity employer and will not discriminate against any employee or applicant on the basis of age, color, disability, gender, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, veteran status, or any classification protected by federal, state or local law.