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You can be a part of the local humanitarian response to a global refugee crisis. KRM operates out of Louisville, Lexington, and Northern Kentucky.

In total, KRM has a staff of 70 full- and part-time employees, with approximately 50 staff members in Louisville and 20 staff members in Lexington. Refugees resettled through KRM receive ongoing assistance as they create new homes in Kentucky. Learn more about KRM and our services.

KRM offers employees:

  • A fast-paced, team-oriented work environment
  • Comprehensive benefits, as eligible
  • Daily opportunities to engage with and learn from colleagues and refugee clients from all over the world
  • Opportunities to use your multilingual skills with clients and community partners
  • The chance to work as part of Kentucky’s local, humanitarian response to the global refugee crisis

KRM is an equal opportunity employer and 501(c)(3) non-profit charitable organization. We encourage applications from all individuals regardless of age, gender, race, ethnicity, religion, or sexual orientation, and evaluate all candidates based on merit.



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ESL Teacher/Program Coordinator (30 hours/week)

The ESL Program Coordinator keeps the ESL school at KRM running smoothly, and provides support for ESL teachers, clients, and volunteers. Currently, there are 40 students enrolled KRM’s ESL/Cultural Orientation program. The ESL Program Coordinator conducts ESL tests upon intake, attends inter-departmental meetings, leads a bi-weekly ESL department meeting, tracks attendance, collects data and writes narrative for grant reports, manages volunteers, disburses bus passes to clients, and provides support for teachers and volunteers. The ESL Coordinator is expected to be an experienced classroom teacher who will also teach his or her own daily ESL class.

Read the full job description. To apply, email a résumé and cover letter by Monday, May 28, to KRM Executive Director John Koehlinger.


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Legal Caseworker (full-time)

The Legal Caseworker will be responsible for assisting with clerical/administrative tasks including the maintenance of client files, assisting in improving the team’s electronic filing and case management system, meeting with Immigration Legal Services clients to follow up case work, maintaining and updating several spreadsheets tracking legal case work, billing, and other administrative duties.

Read the full job description. To apply, email a resume and cover letter by 5pm on June 8, 2018 to KRM Lexington Director Mary Cobb.

Match Grant Coordinator (full-time) 

This position has dual components that support clients in their efforts to reach early self-sufficiency. The Match Grant Coordinator works directly with clients to help remove barriers to employment and self-sufficiency through budget discussions, healthcare coordination, and general case management. Simultaneously, the Coordinator guides the program as a whole, overseeing financial disbursements, maintenance of client and program records, raising and documenting the community match, and reporting.

Read the full job description. To apply, email a resume and cover letter to KRM Lexington Director Mary Cobb. This position will remain open until filled.



Interning at KRM offers you a career head start. Learn about refugee resettlement and gain practical nonprofit experience.

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