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Catholic Charities, Diocese of Nashville

Eligibility Specialist

Catholic Charities, Diocese of Nashville


Job Summary

The primary function of this position is to determine initial and/or continued eligibility of clients for Refugee Cash Assistance (RCA) and Refugee Medical Assistance (RMA). This position also serves as a Liaison to the state office in RCA and RMA affairs. This work involves verifying eligibility documents, data entry, accurate and timely completion of forms and reports, communication of rights and responsibilities with clients, electronic submissions, and documentation of services.

Job Responsibilities

  • Ability to facilitate intercultural communication and to create an environment where differences are respected.
  • Ability to exercise good judgment, courtesy, and tact in dealing with the public and staff.
  • Ability to handle confidential information with extreme professionalism.
  • Ability to plan and organize work.
  • Ability to follow tasks through to completion.
  • Effective interpersonal skills including emotional intelligence, reliability, positivity, negotiation, empathy, and openness to feedback.
  • Strong written and verbal communications skills
  • Ability to work well as a team and independently with minimal direction.
  • Computer proficiency in Microsoft Office suite; ability to learn databases.
  • Bi-lingual strongly preferred (Spanish).



  • High school diploma or GED
  • Experience working with Microsoft Office applications required.
  • Experience in working with refugees preferred.

Additional Information


This is a full-time, benefits eligible position.

How to Apply

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  • Date Posted: August 18, 2022
  • Type: Full-Time
  • Job Function: Administrative
  • Service Area: Community Development
  • Salary Range: 37,000