FAQs

How do I apply for a job posting?
To apply, just visit our search job opportunities and submit your application online. You will know that you application was received and is being reviewed when you receive an automated email response. You may also obtain information concerning our open positions by dialing the Children's of Alabama Job Line, 888-248-9856.

What if I am unable to apply online?
Children's of Alabama is committed to ensuring that its online application process provides an equal employment opportunity to all job seekers, including individuals with disabilities. If you believe you need a reasonable accommodation in order to search for a job opening or to submit an application, please contact us by calling 205.638.5190. You may also apply in person at our Human Resource Offices Monday - Friday during normal business hours.

Can I submit a resume?
Resumes can only be submitted in addition to an application for a specific job posting. All you need to do is apply online through our website for the specific position you are interested in. If you are unable to apply online, you may submit your resume with your application in the manner set forth above. Sending a resume does not begin your recruitment process. In order to formally apply, you must complete an application.

How long does it take to complete an online application?
The length of the application process varies, depending on your computer and the type of Internet connection you are using. Typically, an application can be completed in about 20 minutes or less.

What happens after I submit my application?
Once you have submitted your application, it is automatically entered into a database that is accessed by our recruiters. Once we determine there is interest in your background, you will be contacted.

Will you contact me after I have submitted an application?
When you submit your application online, you will receive a prompt acknowledgement of receipt sent directly to your email address.

How can I check the status of my application?
Simply log in to check the status of your application.

Does Children's of Alabama promote internal advancement?
Children's of Alabama provides many opportunities for you to develop and advance in your career. We encourage our employees to review internal job postings and apply for any position of interest. We also encourage our employees to take part in our tuition reimbursement program.

How long must one stay in one position before becoming eligible to transfer into another?
Before you will become eligible to transfer, you must be in your current position for at least six months and there must be no disciplinary actions exceeding or including a written warning within the past rolling calendar year.

Does Children's of Alabama provide tuition reimbursement?
Children's is pleased to support your educational goals by providing financial assistance. After one year of service, you may be eligible. We provide tuition reimbursement for both full-time and part-time benefit eligible employees. The company's Tuition Reimbursement Program enables employees to pursue relevant undergraduate and graduate degrees with a generous reimbursement policy. Please see our benefits page for further information.

Does Children's of Alabama provide any training opportunities to help with career progression?
Children's of Alabama assists employees by investing in their development mainly in two ways. At Children's, we offer many in-house courses to help employees improve and increase their skill sets. Also, employees can take advantage of our Tuition Reimbursement Program.

How often are employees paid?
Employees at Children's of Alabama are paid on a bi-weekly basis through direct deposit.

Where do I park?
All Children's of Alabama employees are assigned to a designated parking deck or lot depending on what shift they are assigned to work. The cost is nominal.