FT/PT Adult Therapist – SLC

Location: Salt Lake City

HOUSE OF HOPE IS AN ESSENTIAL HEALTH CARE ORGANIZATION AND WILL NOT CLOSE DUE TO THE PANDEMIC.  As a substance use treatment facility, we are critical to the public health and safety of women and children throughout Utah. We are looking for dependable workers dedicated to rebuilding lives, strengthening families, and empowering women even during difficult times. House of Hope is dedicated to health and safety of our employees. We endeavor to provide all preventative safety measures and establish strict sanitation protocols in accordance to the Utah Department of Health.

Are you looking for an opportunity to expand your therapeutic skills working with a community of women? Do you like a team environment where you can staff cases and learn new techniques? Would you like to give a year or more to gaining extensive experience in substance use disorders and women’s behavioral health? House of Hope, established in 1946, for the treatment of addiction disorders and behavioral health services for women and their families is actively seeking a part-time and a full-time therapist on our SLC team.

Status: Full or Part Time Available

See if these primary duties match your interests and experience:
-Walk women through every aspect of treatment including assessment, treatment planning, treatment review, crisis management, discharge planning, and closure.
-Gain experience in collaborative care with multiple organizations and systems to promote the well-being of women new in recovery.
-Work for an organization where everyone’s opinion and experience is valued on a dynamic team of diverse staff.
-Have a small caseload of 8-12 women that you can work with intensively over several months at an accelerated pace.
-Open to learning new methods, sharing knowledge with other therapists, able to seek feedback for professional growth.

We are looking for someone who:
-Has a license in good standing in Utah as an LCSW, MFT, or LCMHC.
-Will consider CSW, ACMHC, or AMFT licenses with experience.
-Is able to communicate effectively and professionally in person and in writing,
-Is adept at utilizing standard computer programs and basic documentation processes.
-Has experience in substance use disorders, co-occurring disorders, and trauma informed mental health care
-Is comfortable working with women who have experienced trauma and may be in distress.
-Will do 50-60% direct care per week in group and individual treatment sessions.
-Most importantly, has a passion for working on a collaborative team to help women in recovery.

Agency Requirements:

  • Must be at least 21 years old.
  • This is a non-smoking worksite.
  • Must have a flu shot before hire and COVID-19 vaccination when available.
  • Must be able to pass extensive background check and drug test.
  • If in recovery, must have at least two years of sobriety.
  • Must have own personal reliable transportation and valid driver’s license.

FT Therapist: M-F, 8:30-5 pm, weekly stipend for on-call work, other hours or evening work based on group volume/census/expertise of clinician. Full benefits package including health insurance, dental, 2x salary life insurance, 30+ days off a year for holidays, vacation, sick.
Wages: $41K-54K, DOE, licensure renewal fees paid, paid training, 401(k) dollar for dollar match up to 5% after one year with vesting schedule, employee recognition and other incentives are available, additional weekly stipend for on-call work. HOH pays same hourly rate for all work–no reduction for documentation, no-shows, training or meetings, so income is reliable.

PT Therapist: M-F, 8:30-5 pm 24-36 hours a week, usually between 8:30 am and 4 pm with required training on the 2nd Monday of each month from 2-4 pm, other hours or evening work based on group volume/census/expertise of clinician.
Wages: $20-26/hour.

House of Hope is a nonprofit organization providing addiction recovery and behavioral health services to help women rebuild their lives and strengthen their families in seven facilities in SLC and Provo.

To Apply: Send resume, cover letter, and 3 professional references to jobs@houseofhopeut.org. Please include job title you are applying for with all contact. Thank you!