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Catholic Charities of TN

Youth Mentor Program Coordinator

Catholic Charities of TN


Job Summary

Catholic Charities has an opening for the position of Youth Mentor Program Coordinator in its Refugee and Immigration Services Department. This position is full-time and located at the Catholic Pastoral Center at 2806 McGavock Pike, Nashville, TN 37214.  Hours are Monday throughFriday, between 8:00am and 4:30pm, but flexibility may be required outside of these hours.

Job Responsibilities

The primary functions of this position are to provide oversight of Refugee Youth Mentor Program activities; conduct recruitment, training, match oversight of mentors; maintain and build community partnerships; supervise Youth Mentor VISTA Volunteers; and ensure compliance with all program guidelines and reporting requirements.



  • College degree in social work, education, or related field.
  • Prefer candidates with prior experience working with refugees and/or youth.
  • Prefer candidates with prior experience in a supervisory position and/or program development.

Other Skills or Requirements:

  • Knowledge/experience with volunteer management.
  • 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 and to work well under pressure.
  • 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.
  • Attention to detail and adherence to deadlines.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office suite of products.

Additional Information


Full Benefits.

How to Apply

Competitive salary with excellent benefits package.  Please e-mail resume to:


  • Date Posted: July 6, 2021
  • Type: Full-Time
  • Job Function: Other
  • Service Area: Social / Human Services