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Careers at East Tennessee Children’s Hospital

When you join the team at East Tennessee Children's Hospital you are not only choosing to help make a difference in the life of a child, you are also making a difference in the lives of their family, too. Being a member of the staff at East Tennessee Children's Hospital is not only an honor and a privilege, but it's fun, too! On any given day, as you walk through the halls of the hospital or through any of our 20+ off-site locations, you can see our employees interacting with and engaging our patients through the comprehensive, family-centered care that Children's Hospital is known for.

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East Tennessee Children's Hospital employees are driven by the organization's core values of respect, integrity, enthusiasm, teamwork, and excellence. We are looking for employees who are willing to help ensure that our region's youngest patients receive the best possible care.

We invite you to explore career opportunities at Children's Hospital and hope that you will choose to become part of our excellent team!

In addition to our main hospital location in Knoxville, we also offer employment at Children's Hospital Rehabilitation Center, Children's Home Health Care facilities and our many primary care clinics throughout the 16 counties in East Tennessee.

In Their Own Words


2-East nurse Ashtyn explains why "Fun" is the operative word when she is working at East Tennessee Children's Hospital. (She should know - she's also a former patient).

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East Tennessee Children's Hospital Chief Nursing Officer Ron Phillips talks about how much he appreciates his team's dedication to their jobs and to the children in their care.

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East Tennessee Children's Hospital ER Nurse Kristin tells everyone how teamwork is the key to being an effective treatment center for kids.


East Tennessee Children's Hospital Surgical Tech C.J. discusses the expert skill and care that patients and family members can expect at Children's Hospital.

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East Tennessee Children's Hospital ER Nurse Natasha explains why it's so important for staff to show compassion and empathy when dealing with sick or injured children and their families.

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Equal Opportunity Employer

East Tennessee Children's Hospital is an equal opportunity employer. We offer employment opportunities to all persons without regard to race, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, military status, genetic information, or any other protected class.