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The Next Door Recovery has also been named a Top Workplace by The Tennessean for 5 Years in a row.

We are a community based on respect, encouragement, and faith. Through our professional talents we strive to demonstrate The Next Door Recovery’s core values of wholeness, hope and community in our day-to-day interactions with each other and the women we serve.

Do you want to join TNDR’s team? View our current career opportunities!


The Next Door Recovery accepts undergraduate and graduate interns from the following fields of study:


Submit an Intern Application and your resume. Applications will be received and an interview will take place for qualified candidates.

If accepted, you’ll be assigned an on-site TNDR supervisor, complete our on-boarding procedure (which includes a drug screen, background check, and a TB skin test), and complete orientation.

Deadlines for submitting your Intern Application and resume:

* If your institution has a deadline prior to these dates (based on the semester), we will attempt to accommodate those parameters.

Please submit your application and resume to:


CRC accepts interns from the following fields of study: 

  • CRIMINAL JUSTICE: Undergraduate or Graduate level students with a focus in Criminal Justice may apply for the internship. Criminal justice interns will get hands-on experience working with the female incarcerated population. Interns are given the opportunity to observe case management services and be involved in the everyday functioning of the Correctional Release Center.
  • CLINICAL: Graduate students in clinical counseling, social work, or other clinical fields of study may apply for a clinical internship. Clinical interns at TNDR Chattanooga are given the opportunity to observe established clinicians and progress toward working independently with groups and individuals.

Please submit your application and resume to:  

The Next Door Recovery is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, among other things, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, status as a protected veteran, or disability.

The Next Door Recovery is a Tennessee-certified Drug Free Workplace.