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Tennessee Prison Outreach Ministry

MSW Social Worker/Case Manager

Tennessee Prison Outreach Ministry


Job Summary

Summary: The MSW Social Worker/Case Manager will be responsible for evaluation and
delivery of social, emotional and other resources and assistance for people leaving
incarceration and coming to Tennessee Prison Outreach Ministry’s transitional housing
program; working with another case manager and other team members to support
transition home residents in their journey to emotional, spiritual and material self-
sufficiency; and eventually overseeing graduate-level interns from local universities who
wish to learn about incarceration and reentry by interning at TPOM.

Job Responsibilities

Essential Functions:

  • Conduct initial assessments of new residents and identify goals to be completed and resources needed; document these in treatment plan.
  • Conduct subsequent meetings to monitor progress and complete documentation in a timely manner.
  • Establish helping relationship with residents and help them with engagement of resources.
  • Respond in trauma-informed manner to situations as they arise.
  • Maintain ongoing communication with supervisor.
  • Coordinate with the interdisciplinary team to assure coordination of care and continuity of care delivery.
  • Demonstrate the ability to react to change productively and handle other essential tasks as assigned.
  • Consistently follow ministry policies and procedures.


The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Masters degree from an accredited school of social work.
  • Active social worker license in the state of Tennessee.
  • Knowledgeable about local social services and have experience with at-risk populations.
  • Ability to communicate well both verbally and in writing.
  • Excellent time management, organization, and task completion skills and must be flexible to schedule changes.
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license.
  • Must be computer literate with working knowledge of Google Suite or ability to learn quickly.

Additional Information


  • Competitive salary range for work with a nonprofit in Nashville
  • Health Insurance/Medical Expenses Reimbursement
  • Paid Vacation and Holidays
  • Simple IRA with 100% match up to 3% of income
  • Disability and Life Insurance

How to Apply

Email your resume to Dr. Cynthia Stewart at or contact her at 615-870-1126 for more information.


  • Date Posted: July 12, 2021
  • Type: Full-Time
  • Job Function: Programs and Service Delivery
  • Service Area: Religious
  • Start Date: 08/02/2021
  • Salary Range: 42k-45k
  • Working Hours: 40 hour week