CAREER OPPORTUNITIES ( and click on Southwestern State)

Thank you for your interest in Southwestern State Hospital. We are currently accepting applications/resumes for the following opportunities. Please read the following instructions carefully to ensure that your application/resume is received for consideration. Incomplete applications/resumes will not be accepted and may disqualify you from consideration.


Applications/resumes for announced opportunities will be accepted electronically until the position is filled. Applications/resumes will be accepted from any qualified applicant or as stated in the announcement. Please review the qualifications listed for announced vacancies before submitting an application. In some cases, work experience will substitute for education.

Applications must be filled out completely and legibly, including all education and experience information along with the job title and position number, a daytime telephone number, signed, and dated (electronically) by the applicant.

Interested applicants should submit a completed application/resume electronically (by e-mail) . Applications are available at  The application should indicate the title and position number of the opportunity for which you are applying. Separate applications must be submitted for each opportunity for which you are applying.  Electronically submit your application as an attachment to the e-mail address included on each position posting.  (The e-mail address may vary based on the position you are applying for.)

Positions listed in this announcement are identified with the codes UNC (unclassified/non-merit) or C (classified/merit).

Also, we accept applications continuously for hourly positions such as HST, LPN, RN, CNA etc.

An applicant who has a disability which requires special accommodation should contact the Personnel Officer at 229-227-2850.

Southwestern State Hospital

Human Resources

P. O. Box 1378

400 South Pinetree Boulevard

Thomasville, GA 31799-1378


Applicants are subject to fingerprint criminal records background investigation and pre-employment drug screening.

Southwestern State Hospital does not refuse services or employment to anyone based on race, color, national origin, gender, disability, age or religious or political opinions or affiliations.

For SWSH opportunities go to and click on Southwestern State. Click below for opportunites available with other State of Georgia Agencies or or