Career Opportunities



Communications Coordinator

TIRRC is seeking an experienced Communications Coordinator with skills in graphic design, new media, and communications. The position will work with the Director of Advocacy and the Advocacy team to execute campaigns related media strategies, work with receiving communities through our Welcoming Tennessee program, grow our social media presence, and work with Spanish language media across the state.

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Community Outreach Representative

TIRRC is seeking six (6) Community Outreach Representatives to inform potentially eligible immigrants about the deferred action programs (DACA/ DAPA)—eligibility requirements, benefits of applying, application process, and explain TIRRC’s work. 

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Multicultural Organizer



TIRRC offers internships to dependable high school, college or graduate students who are willing to dedicate regular hours over a long period of time. Interns are not required to have experience, however, they must desire to gain real skills and have an interest in immigrant and refugee rights.

All internships are unpaid.

Requirements: Interns must be willing to work a minimum of 10 hours a week and commit to 3 months, 6 months, or a year with a specific TIRRC program. Interns must also be able to provide their own transportation.

Ideal applicants are those who enjoy building relationships with people from diverse backgrounds that are very motivated and work independently with little supervision.

We are currently only taking applications for our 2015 Summer Internship Program.  Please see current internship positions open below.

To apply for an internship please submit your resume and a cover letter to