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Job Summary

This position will work with an assigned caseload of clients in the Nashville Rescue Mission's Recovery Program.  They are tasked with providing clients a biblical approach to helping them develop mentally, physically spiritually, and emotionally through encouragement, counseling, teaching/coaching, discpline and mentoring. Qualified candidates will be highly trained professionals who operate from a biblical framerwork with at least a BS/BA in Theology, Social Services, Social Services, Counseling or other related fields plus experience in biblical recovery. Master's Degree preferred

Standard Requirements:

  1. Counselees are being transformed through the ministry and the changes are observable, and within the recovery contest, ministry reveals successful program completion percentages.

  2. Clients’ recovery progress is documented through written goal setting and achievements including case notes and progress reports, written with every session.  These notes are easily readable by supervisors and other counseling staff.

  3. Treats clients and staff with gentleness, dignity and respect at all times. There are relatively few ongoing complaints from the staff and clients about balance, judgment and fair mindedness.

  4. Follow staff policies regarding interaction with and information about clients and their families and any outside agencies, especially regarding confidentiality and communication rules.

  5. Mentors with a balance of compassion (grace) and confrontation (truth) with reliance on the Spirit and the Word of God and conducts self in such a manner as to be a mature Christian role model and treat clients with gentleness, dignity and respect at all times.

  6. Potential client relapse and impending crises are discussed with supervisor immediately, with problems identified, and solutions proposed.

  7. Provides a safe and secure environment for clients.

  8. Upholds recovery program rules and policies with consistency.

  9. Supports the Mission Statement and Values of the Nashville Rescue Mission.

  10. Supports, cooperates with, and implements specific procedures and programs for the Nashville Rescue Mission.

  11. Confidentiality of all data, including resident, employee and operations data.

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Guest Services Specialist - 32 hours per week (2nd shift Wednesday - Saturday) Apply Now

Women's Campus  Wednesday through Saturday 2:30-11:30PM 


Essential Duties:

1.       Several times a shift, walks throughout the building checking for locked doors, performing bed checks, and appropriately dealing with any rule violations and unsafe or unsanitary conditions.

2.       Speaks with guests as needed to make corrections in action regarding rule violations.

3.       Evaluates emergency situations and handles them when the shift supervisor is not in the immediate area.

4.       Writes incident reports of any problem situations or incidents and makes shift supervisor aware of situation.

5.       Attends staff meetings as assigned by the Director.

6.       Follows Mission policies regarding client confidentiality, and other staff rules designed to protect clients.

7.       Maintains order in the building.

8.       Answers incoming phone calls and direct accordingly.

9.       Monitors security cameras for Women’s Campus.

10.   Allows access to those authorized to enter the building, staff, clients/guests, program, Transitional House, volunteers, community service and law officers.

11.   Monitors fire and burglar systems.

12.   Serves as a personal witness for Jesus Christ and shares the Gospel with clients/guests.


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Program Specialist 1 (Weekend Second or Third Shift available) Apply Now

Job Summary:

To communicate the gospel and model Christian character to the clients, providing spiritual leadership and counseling to help the men overcome life-defeating problems.

Essential Duties:

1.      Monitor, and readily correct when necessary, client conduct, insuring that the rules and standards of operation are followed, which entails, a good working knowledge of the rules himself.

2.      Maintain close communication with the weekday staff, especially when there are weekend problems.

3.      Conduct aftercare groups, and preach and teach as needed.

4.      Closely oversee the weekend visitation, insuring that the guidelines are followed.

5.      Be as open and available as possible to all the program clients not necessarily walking the floor constantly, but widely and frequently being seen about in the dayroom, in the dining room, the office, etc.

6.      Handle the counseling needs as they arise, which obviously, will often mean “putting a band aid” on the problem until the client’s primary counselor is available early the following week.

7.      Maintain a close working relationship with the guest services staff. 

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Womens Campus, Nashville
Cook Apply Now

Job Summary:

To prepare nutritious meals and plan weekly meals while being an example of Christ.  This position will open and will work a rotating shift of weekends and weekdays in our Women's Center 

Essential Duties:

1.         Follows the written meal schedule as set by the Kitchen Manager.

2.         Communicates with the Kitchen Manager regarding surplus foods and other issues related to meal planning.

3.         Receives food orders and donations and stores in clean and sanitary areas; keeps areas well organized and clean and Metro Health Department standards are met constantly.

4.         Instructs those working in the kitchen in health department standards, food preparation methods, and cooking.

5.         Oversees preparation and daily use of perishable foods.

6.         Considers the special needs of children and expectant mothers in the daily preparation of foods.

7.         Organizes each day’s food needs to make certain items needed are brought from storage areas when required.

8.         Keeps Lead Cook informed of kitchen problems and needs.

9.         Oversees sanitation of dining room before and after meals.

10.     Maintains knowledge of current health department regulations.

11.     Maintains good work relationships with work crew, staff and volunteers.

12.     Cooperates with other staff members, assisting them as needed.

13.     Assists in other areas of facility as time allows.

14.     Works in close, friendly cooperation with the Hope Center.

15.     Serve as a personal witness for Jesus Christ and shares the Gospel with clients/guests.

16.     Performs any other duties necessary as assigned by supervisor.

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PT Case Manager Apply Now

Nashville Rescue Mission Ministries, LLC is a 501(c)(3)Christian charitable organization whose purpose is to follow God's commandment to love our neighbor as ourselves and seek to help the hurting of Middle Tennessee by offering food, clothing and shelter to the homeless and recovery programs to those enslaved in life degrading problems. Our goal is to help people know the saving grace of Jesus and through Him gain wisdom for living, find fulfillment in life and become a positive part of their community.

We are currently seeking to fill ac Case Manager1 position on the Women's Campus.  Duties include providing Christian counseling, teaching and encouragement to our clients, as well as providing referrals to the Mission life recovery program and other resources for housing, GED and job placement, mental health assistance and appropriate helping agencies.  Conducts comprehensive client assessments to collect functional, environmental, psycho-social, financial, employment, housing, educational and health information to client as appropriate. This position will be expected to perform a variety of responsibilities which could include assisting in evening chapel services, providing shift leadership on weekends/during schedule as assigned, conducting facility tours and performing searches when required.

Preferences:  BS/BA in Theology/Social Services or equivalent knowledge and experience in Biblical recovery. Experience in Case Management strongly preferred. 


Schedule - 10-6:30 PM- Saturday and Sunday

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Administrative Assistant 2 Apply Now


In this position you should provide encouragement to those who come to the Women’s Campus for assistance and ensure cleanliness and order at the Family Life Center (FLC). Provide administrative services for Women’s Guest Services with strong Microsoft word/excel skills while maintaining confidentiality of all data.   You will conducts tours of the ministry for visitors and oversee the Guest Volunteer Program.

Candidate should be detailed oriented, well organized to maintain confidential guest and employee records and perform monthly assessments of the facility for repairs or replacements. Physical work may be a required function, in addition to the ability to stand, reach, lift, bend, kneel, stoop, climbing stairs, push and pull items weighing 25 pounds or less.

Qualified candidates will mentor with a balance of compassion (grace) and confrontation (truth) with reliance of the Spirit and Word of God and possess strong customer service skills. Should possess a High School Diploma or GED with preferred 5 years’ experience in homeless services and/or hold and maintain a valid drivers’ license. Ability to work a flexible schedule (possible evenings, weekends or overnight) but the typical work schedule will be Monday through Friday 7:30 – 4:30PM.

Nashville Rescue Mission is a Christ-centered community dedicated to providing hope for today, hope for tomorrow, and hope for eternity to the hungry, homeless, and hurting in Middle Tennessee.



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