Description

Compensation Type: Hourly wages
Job Type:
Part Time

Pay Range: Starting @ $14/hr ($15/hr grave shifts)
Organization's Mission: Empowering people to heal and build better lives
Organization's Race, Equity, Diversity, & Inclusion Statement and Work: The diversity of our staff is mission critical to how we serve and help empower our clients. We strive to create an environment of inclusivity and spaces for all to be who they truly are.
Position Summary: You can make a difference in people’s lives and our community! Odyssey House, a 501(c)3 non-profit, is recognized as the best mental health and addiction treatment center in Utah. If you want to expand your experience working with youth in the social work and addiction field, we can help! We provide you with opportunities to learn and start a career with flexible schedules to accommodate school and family life. This role is critical to our teens and the organization. Odyssey is a large and growing agency and we are BIG on promoting from within. It is common for people who start here to get promoted to full-time or leadership roles. So come work with the people in our care; it is deeply rewarding!
Primary Responsibilities: Core Responsibilities: We will teach you how to facilitate skills groups, accurately document services, learn healthy boundaries, and maintain client safety. You will coordinate care with clinical staff and be a direct line of support to the youth in our care. You also get to accompany the teens on fun recreation outings!

Day in the Life: You get to know our teens one on one in a deep and meaningful way! You get to give them a lot of attention and truly help them change their lives. You work to help them understand their healthy and unhealthy behaviors and help them change. You get to help develop therapeutic interventions for the youth, hold them accountable to these goals, and reward them for their excellent work.
Desired Qualifications: Care about people
Willingness to learn
At least 21 years old
Pass a background check
Willing to distribute medications to clients
Eligible to work in the USA
Pass a pre-employment drug screen (illegal federal drugs)
Receive flu shot, TB test, and COVID-19 vaccine (spiritual and medical waivers available)
Benefits / Why Work With Us: Free meals with clients
Casual dress and atmosphere
24/7 Employee Assistance Program (EAP) access for mental health support
Flexible scheduling
Opportunities for bonuses, awards, raises, and promotions
Collaborative learning environment
Employer match contribution to a retirement plan
How to Apply: Click this link: https://recruiting.paylocity.com/recruiting/jobs/Apply/759329/Odyssey-House-Inc/Youth-Mentor---200-SIGN-ON-BONUS
Closing Date: n/a
Location: Salt Lake City

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Contact: Bianca Ramos
Email: bramos@odysseyhouse.org
Phone: 801-322-3397