PT Recovery Assistant – 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.

Have you been considering going into social work, women’s services or working for a non-profit? This position is an excellent entry level opportunity to get more experience in these areas, a great second job, or the first step on your journey to making in difference in the helping professions. You will learn firsthand about women’s treatment, helping people grow in a therapeutic community, reunifying mothers and children, and most importantly—about your own strengths and weaknesses. In fact, you will learn more in a year working at House of Hope than a decade working anywhere else–guaranteed!

Status: Part Time

We want to add a few more human services specialists to our team who are:
-Highly motivated to learn and grow, mature and dependable
-Passionate about helping women (and their young children, ages 0-8) who are working to achieve a healthier life in recovery from substance use disorders
-Open to feedback, willing to try new things, and enjoy multi-tasking a variety on the job
-Able to model healthy human interaction, coach others on effective communication and able to stay calm in a crisis
-Compassionate but able to set firm limits and communicate in a calm, yet assertive manner

Job Requirements:
-Open to FEMALE applicants only due to the nature of licensing regulations and job duties.
-Must understand professional ethics and boundaries in the human service field.
-Must be able to attend a mandatory staff meeting and training the 2nd & 4th Monday of each month from 2-4 pm, no exceptions.
-Good basic computer skills, writing ability and good phone skills.
-Above average problem-solving skills and conflict resolution abilities.

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.

Hours: Up to 28 hours/wk. (36 hours/wk. possible after training), may need to work some holidays, new staff are required to work various days and times at 4 different facilities for first 8 shifts for training purposes.

The following standard shifts are available:
Day Shift: 8:30 am – 3:30 pm (Sat & Sun only)
Swing Shift: 3:30 pm – 10:30 pm (M-F, and weekends available)
Nights: 10:30 pm – 8:30 am (M-F, Sat, Sun): Wage differential for night shifts

When applying, please indicate which days/shifts are your top choices and what days or hours you can never work in a typical week.

Wage: $11-12/hour (wage differential for night shifts), 401(k) dollar for dollar match up to 5% after one year with vesting schedule, employee recognition and other incentives are available

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

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