PT Weekend Recovery Assistant – SLC
Location: Salt Lake City
Have you been considering going into social work, women’s services or working for a nonprofit? 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 human services specialist to our team who is:
- 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
- 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
- Competent in following daily schedule
- 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.
- Competent problem solving skills and conflict resolution abilities
- Strong communication skills
- Must be at least 21 years old.
- This is a non-smoking worksite.
- Must have seasonal vaccinations, including influenza and COVID-19.
- 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/week, 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 hours refer to our weekend shifts, which are from 8:30 am-3:30 pm and/or 3:30 pm-10:30 pm on Saturday and Sunday. If interested in weekday shifts or overnight shifts, please refer to PT Recovery Assistant job positing or PT Recovery Assistant Overnight job posting.
Wage: $12/hour, Non-exempt, 401(k) dollar for dollar match up to 5% after one year with vesting schedule, paid training, 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 3 professional references to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include job title you are applying for with all contact.