Deputy Clerk Position for Appellate Court Clerk’s Office (Knoxville)

Position: The Office of the Appellate Court Clerk is seeking a qualified person for the position of Deputy Clerk at the Supreme Court Building in Knoxville.  This position works under the direction of the Clerk and the Chief Deputy Clerk.  The duties for this position include: filing and processing of all records, briefs, motions, orders, opinions, judgments, mandates and other documents filed in the appellate courts of the State, and various other administrative, bookkeeping and clerical duties.  In particular, the work requires knowledge and skill in data entry and organizational skills with an emphasis on details.  It is preferred but not required that applicants have experience in Microsoft Word and Excel.  Prior administrative work experience with the judicial system in Tennessee is also preferred.


Education: A high school diploma or equivalent is required.  Salary for this position is negotiable depending upon prior relevant work experience.


This position requires a criminal background check. Therefore, you will be required to provide information about your criminal history in order to be considered for this position.


The TN Appellate Court Clerk is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.

Primary Office Location
Office of the Appellate Court Clerk
Position Available
May 15, 2023
Position Closing
This position will remain open until filled

Submit an Application for Employment in PDF, a resume, and three professional references by email to  The Court System accepts only electronic applicant information saved in PDF format.

Thank you for taking time to submit your information for consideration. Please note that applicants will only receive communication regarding submissions if selected for an interview.

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