Program Leader – Office of Immigrant Services- Catholic Charities of East Tennessee

Job Description:

The Office of Immigrant Services (OIS) is seeking a full-time Program Leader I to lead the Chattanooga office. Candidates must be detail-oriented, compassionate, and have an interest in immigration law. Experience with administrative work or immigration law is preferred, but not required. Training will be provided. Qualified candidates must be fluent in English and Spanish, with excellent interpretation and translation skills. A bachelor’s degree is preferred, but can be substituted for relevant experience.

The OIS Program Leader I is responsible for planning, organizing, staffing, controlling, and promoting the Chattanooga OIS Program. OIS provides low-cost, quality legal immigration services to the East Tennessee immigrant and refugee community. OIS provides immigration legal services to help eligible individuals and families obtain their permanent legal status, assist clients with the naturalization process, and other humanitarian relief. OIS is dedicated to assisting survivors of domestic violence, victims of trafficking, and crimes. This position has no supervisory responsibilities.

How to Apply:

To view more details and full job responsibilities please visit our website at Please submit resume and cover letter to and indicate “Immigrant Services” in the subject line.

About Catholic Charities of East Tennessee:

Catholic Charities of East Tennessee (CCETN) was established in the 1970s and incorporated in 1989 to provide social services to the area of the Diocese of Knoxville. CCETN's mission is to help meet the needs of the poor and vulnerable of East Tennessee regardless of their religious affiliation. We served nearly 14,000 individuals last year through 9 innovative programs and services throughout East Tennessee. We serve those with demonstrated need, regardless of race, religious affiliation, or ability. Fewer than 5 percent of those we serve are Catholic.