Off-Campus Positions

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Southern Adventist University is not responsible for the safety, wages, working conditions, or other aspects of off-campus (non-university) employment listing.  The university does not guarantee positions nor products or services of employers who post job opportunites through the Student Job Board.  The Human Resource Department strives to update and maintain the student job board, as information is made available. 

Job postings are approved at the discretion of Human Resource Department, and will reserve the right to decline job postings at any point.


Landscape Labor 

Location:  Ooltewah, TN  In Pratt Subdivision off Providence Rd.

Hours: 10 to 20 hrs /week From Mar 1 thru May 15th. Sunday & after school.

Pay Rate:  $15/hour

Description: Weeding, Trimming, Spreading Topsoil & Bark topping.

Qualifications:  Phyically able to help retired & handicapped Sabbath Keeper with getting yard & garden ready for spring.

Contact Name:  Richard Kisel

Contact Phone:  423.615.0150


LifeSkills Coach 

Location:  Collegedale, TN -  2 miles on Edgemon Road

Hours:  Preferably 3-4 hours, 2-3 days per week, mornings or early afternoons, open to flexibility. Possible respite care some evenings pre-arranged.

Pay Rate: $12 per hour plus stipend for local transportation costs and meal cost if doing restaurant training.

Description:  21 year old male with autism. We are looking for a part-time (8-12 hours per week to start) Life Skills coach. Responsibilities include assistance with teaching independent living skills (cooking, cleaning, laundry, etc.), budgeting and money management, interpersonal interaction, home school curriculum, etc. Would also like to work in the community with volunteer hours at the Samaritan Center, Food Bank. Shopping skills, Restaurant etiquette. He is verbal and can self-care. We are located off of Edgemon Road less than 2 miles from campus.

Qualifications: Background check and Clean Driving Record. Valid Drivers License and proof of insurance. Reliable transportation. Must go through State Mandated training in First Aid/CPR.

Contact Name:  David Smith

Office Phone:  423.421.5354


Garden Assistant 

Location:  Burstings Blooms Landscape and Design

Hours:  Part-time, Wednesdays through Fridays, 10 am-5 pm

Pay Rate: $12.00 per hour

Description: Assist the garden manager with all phases of vegetable gardening, maintain the property (weeding, mowing, mulching); work with the manager for special events such as workshops and camps; maintain tools and equipment.

Qualifications: Positive, people-friendly attitude. Passion for learning and helping others. Experience in planting, maintaining, and harvesting vegetable gardens; knowledge of and experience with using and maintaining garden tools and equipment. Valid driver's license with no infractions.

Office Phone:  423.304.6628


Other:  Contact by email with description of experience 

Childcare Assistant 

Location:  E.Brainerd Area

Hours:  Very flexible

Pay Rate:  TBD

Description:  Looking for an energetic, caring student to assist in taking our child to and from school as well as minor house work.

Qualification:  Enrolled in a bachelors degree preferred 

Contact Name:  Anuj Chandra

Contact Phone:  423.314.4433



Location:  Edgemon Rd, Ooltewah

Hours:  3 to 10 hours p/wk.

Pay Rate:  $8-$10 p/hr.

Description:  Looking for a teacher/tutor for my 6 grader and for my 3 grader. Math and English are the subjects I would like to put emphasis but also need for music; violin and guitar .

Qualifications:  Student with teaching background/skills. 

Contact Name:  Raquel Monteiro

Contact Phone:  423.693.7948


Sleep Tech 

Location:  Advanced Center for Sleep Disorders

Hours:  Flexible with school schedule

Pay Rate:  TBD

Description:The Advanced Center for Sleep Disorders is looking to hire pre med or pre PA students in the upcoming months. This is a great opportunity to get valuable clinical hours to support your application to these schools. We have a great work environment and an excellent place to learn.

Qualifications: Be enrolled in bachelors degree pursuing medicine.

Contact Name:  Anuj Chandra

Contact Phone:  423.648.8008