Description

Compensation Type: Hourly wages
Job Type:
Full Time
Part Time

Pay Range: $14-$15/hour
Organization's Mission: Treating substance use disorders, rebuilding lives, strengthening families, and empowering women.
Organization's Race, Equity, Diversity, & Inclusion Statement and Work: We celebrate diversity by elevating empathy, encouraging inclusivity, and challenging inequity through education, awareness, and action.
Position Summary: **Due to licensing and supervisory requirements, this position is open to FEMALE applicants only.***

Have you been considering going into social work, women’s services, or other non-profit service organization? We are looking for part-time (up to 28 hours per week) and full-time (between 30 and 38 hours per week) Recovery Assistants for our OVERNIGHT/GRAVE shifts at our SALT LAKE CITY campuses. The Recovery Assistant position is a terrific option for women looking for a second job, who are at school (plenty of time for homework during overnight shifts), and/or for those looking for extra money or a new career option! These positions can be very flexible in scheduling to fit your lifestyle. While we do not split shifts, you can virtually pick your own weekly schedule with a combination of as many overnight shifts per week as fits your lifestyle. Plus, we pay an extra dollar per hour for overnight shifts.

• We have overnight shifts available each day of the week (including Sat/Sun) from 10:30pm – 8:30am.

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 challenges.

About House of Hope:
Nestled between downtown SLC and the University of Utah, House of Hope (HOH), a local nonprofit, empowers women, strengthens families, and promotes recovery in our community. As Utah’s oldest treatment center, we have a long legacy of employing staff who are dedicated to the mission of spreading hope, nurturing healing, and encouraging personal growth in our colleagues, our clients, and our organization. We offer a culture of camaraderie, creativity, and collaboration as we work collectively to make a difference in the lives of the families we serve.
Primary Responsibilities: Primary Responsibilities:

• Be highly motivated to learn and grow
• Be mature and dependable
• Be 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
• Be open to feedback, willing to try new things, and enjoy multi-tasking
• Be able to model healthy human interaction, coach others on effective communication, and able to stay calm in a crisis
• Be compassionate but able to set firm limits; communicate in a calm, yet assertive manner
Desired Qualifications: Minimum Qualifications & Skillset:

• Due to licensing and supervisory regulations, this position is open to female applicants only
• Be willing to drive own vehicle (with mileage reimbursement) or agency vans, have a current Utah driver’s license, and a good driving record (driving during overnight shifts are only for rare or emergency situations)
• Understand professional ethics and boundaries in field of Human Services
• Be able to attend a mandatory staff meeting and training the 2nd & 4th Monday of each month from 2pm to 4pm (sorry, no exceptions)
• Have basic computer skills and writing ability
• Have good communication and phone skills
• Have above-average problem-solving skills, conflict-resolution abilities, and above all, a sense of humor!


Agency Requirements:

• This is a non-smoking work site (no tobacco products allowed onsite)
• Must be 21+ years old
• Must be able to pass extensive background check
• Must be able to pass drug test (results are based on FEDERAL guidelines for illegal substances)
• If in recovery, must have at least 2 years of continuous sobriety
• Must be vaccinated against COVID-19, including booster shot (or be willing to start the vaccination process immediately)
• Must be willing to be seasonally vaccinated against the flu
• Must have personal reliable transportation, driver’s license, and clean driving record
Education Required:
• High school diploma or GED equivalency


Hours & Schedule:

• Part-time (up to 28 hours per week) or Full-time (up to 38 hours per week) are both available
• Hours for this position refer to our overnight shifts: 10:30pm to 8:30am, each day of the week
Benefits / Why Work With Us: Wages & Benefits:

• $15/hour for overnight shifts only ($14/hour for all other shifts)
• Raise after six months of employment
• Paid training
• 401(k) dollar-for-dollar match up to 5% after one year of employment
• Ability to work on homework or other personal projects during overnight shifts (as long as duties are also attended to)
• Employee recognition and other incentives
How to Apply: Application Instructions:

Send the following to jobs@houseofhopeut.org:
1. BRIEF STATEMENT OF INTEREST/COVER LETTER (may be in body of email – 1 or 2 paragraphs sufficient)
2. RESUME
3. THREE (3) PROFESSIONAL REFERENCES (please include email and phone numbers)
Closing Date: Until Filled
Location: Salt Lake City

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Contact: Kirt Bateman
Email: jobs@houseofhopeut.org
Phone: 801-487-3276