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The Road Home relies on a diverse staff to provide excellent care and service to the hundreds of people we help each day.

The Road Home has a complete benefits package: medical, dental, and vision insurance, 100% employer-paid life, short-term and long-term disability insurance, paid sick and vacation time, an Employee Assistance Plan, and a 403(b) retirement plan with employer contributions and matching. 

Employment opportunities with The Road Home vary based on availability and season. We are an equal opportunity employer with a diverse, multicultural staff. To apply for any of the positions below please email your resume or employment application to resumes@theroadhome.org and include the job title in the subject line.

Please note that all positions require a pre-employment criminal background check, drug screening.

The Road Home is an Equal Opportunity Employer

 

 


Lead Custodian

Our mission is to help people move out of homelessness and into housing in the community. As a leader in the field of homeless and housing services, The Road Home is a strong, vibrant organization continuously seeking to grow and deepen our impact by further developing our programs to end homelessness. Our goal is to approach to every client from a Trauma Informed Care perspective, and our objective is follow the Housing First model as we use our knowledge of resources and relationships with community partners to move our clients into housing.

 

Be part of the team and serve as facility custodian for the Rio Grande Shelter and the Midvale Family Center. Share responsibility for custodial care, light maintenance and general upkeep of Agency shelter facilities. The Lead Custodian will be responsible to assist the operations supervisor with managing custodial staff and providing adequate coverage for all shifts at both facilities, and will be required to travel between the Rio Grande shelter and the Midvale Family Center.

 
For more information about this position, please click here.
 

Housing Specialist

The Housing Specialist will work to ensure that any person living in homelessness in Salt Lake County is engaged and has access to housing resources. This position will ensure that men, women and families that are living at The Road Home, on the streets or in a partnering shelter are supported as they overcome homelessness. This position requires flexibility in both personality and schedule which will entail working some late shifts in order to engage a highly vulnerable population. This passionate self starter will work for an agency that is both the state’s largest nonprofit housing provider and the state’s largest homeless shelter where assistance is given to individuals and families experiencing homelessness.

 
For more information about this position, please click here.
 
 

Guest Engagement Specialist

The objective of the Guest Engagement Specialist is to ensure a prompt and thorough assessment of guests’ needs when presenting at the Salt Lake Community Shelter. This position acts as one of the first points of contact with new shelter guests, inputting demographic information into the Homeless Management Information System and completing all necessary intake paperwork. Additionally, the Guest Engagement Specialist maintains close relationships with all TRH programs and partner agencies in the community in order to quickly refer guests to appropriate programs based on relevant needs and barriers. This passionate self starter will help The Road Home achieve its mission by helping individuals connect with the services they need to obtain permanent housing in our community. The Road Home is a significant member of the homeless and housing provider network in the State of Utah and a leader in innovation and implementing best practices in our community and across the nation.

 
For more information about this position, please click here.
 
 

Seasonal Lead Client Advocate

The Road Home seeks employees that have a deep commitment to the mission of serving adults and families in our community that are experiencing homelessness. We are looking for highly motivated individuals who are committed, compassionate, willing to be challenged, and who want to make a difference in the lives of others. The Lead Client Advocate will provide excellent customer service, resources, and support to our clients from a Trauma Informed Care and Housing First perspective.

 

The Seasonal Lead Client Advocate will help to provide safe and warm shelter to homeless and vulnerable individuals during the winter. This team member will work in a homeless shelter system that provides emergency shelter to over 1,000 individuals nightly, and permanent supportive housing to over 1,700 individuals each day. We, at The Road Home, believe that the people we have the privilege to serve deserve our best every day. Working at The Road Home is an amazing opportunity to make a difference in our community and to help change the lives of other.

 
For more information about this position, please click here.
 
 

Housing Not Jail(HNJ) Housing Specialist

The Road Home is a dedicated member of the homeless and housing provider network in the State of Utah and a leader in innovation and implementing best practices in our community and across the nation. We are seeking compassionate, empathetic and highly motivated individuals who are interested in making a difference in the lives of others.

 

Housing Not Jail (HNJ) is a program developed by The Road Home in a Pay for Success model awarded by Salt Lake County Government. The objective of HNJ is to identify individuals who are persistently homeless, helping them obtain housing in the community and working with them to optimize housing stability by offering services including case management, behavioral health, and employment. We are currently recruiting for a Housing Specialist who will engage clients and establish trusting, collaborative relationships directed toward the goal of self sufficiency and success in housing and in the community. The Housing Specialist will provide housing location services to each client, tailoring placement toward specific needs and barriers.

 
For more information about this position, please click here.
 
 

Licensed Mental Health Clinician

The Family Assistance and Support Team (FAST) provides case management and behavioral health services to families moving out of homelessness and back into the community. The team’s approach is trauma-informed and adheres to a Housing First perspective.

 

The Licensed Mental Health Clinician will work as part of the collaborative interdisciplinary team to provide direct case management. Above all else the Clinician will assist families in addressing behavioral health concerns with the aim of achieving stability in housing, becoming more self-sufficient and improving quality of life.

 
For more information about this position, please click here.
 
 

Seasonal Client Advocate

Season Runs October 1, 2018-April 1, 2019

Current shift openings: Graveyard shift (11:00pm-7:30am) and Swing shift(6:00pm-11:30pm)

Full-Time and Part-Time positions available.

Flexible Hours

 

The Road Home seeks employees that have a deep commitment to the mission of serving members of our community that are experiencing homelessness. Seasonal Client Advocates will provide compassionate and quality customer service to these individuals while working for the state’s largest homeless shelter system.

 

The Seasonal Advocate will help to provide safe and warm shelter to homeless and vulnerable individuals during the winter. This team member will work in a homeless shelter system that provides emergency shelter to over 1,000 individuals nightly, and permanent supportive housing to over 1,700 individuals each day. Working here is an opportunity to build people and change lives!

 
For more information about this position, please click here.
 
 

Custodian

Our mission is to help people move out of homelessness and into housing in the community. As a leader in the field of homeless and housing services, The Road Home is a strong, vibrant organization continuously seeking to grow and deepen our impact by further developing our programs to end homelessness. Our goal is to approach to every client from a Trauma Informed Care perspective, and our objective is follow the Housing First model as we use our knowledge of resources and relationships with community partners to move our clients into housing.

Be part of the team and serve as facility custodian for either the Rio Grande or Midvale shelter. Share responsibility for custodial care, light maintenance and general upkeep of Agency shelter facilities. Performs and assists with all custodial responsibilities such as proper floor care, sanitation, general cleaning, outside clean-up and accountability of tools and equipment. Hiring Custodial staff for both the Rio Grande Shelter and the Midvale Family shelter, full-time.

 
For more information about this position, please click here.
 
 

Family Advocate-Safety & Security Specialist

The Road Home seeks employees that have a deep commitment to the mission of serving families that are experiencing homelessness. Family Advocates will provide excellent customer service to these individuals, while working for the state’s largest homeless shelter system.

The Family Advocate-Search and Safety Specialist will work with the Shelter Resource Officers to maintain the safety and security of the Midvale Family Center. This team member will work in a homeless shelter system that provides emergency shelter to 300 individuals nightly. Working here is an opportunity to build people and change lives!

 
For more information about this position, please click here.
 
 

Family Advocate-Transportation Specialist

The Road Home seeks employees that have a deep commitment to the mission of serving families that are experiencing homelessness. Family Advocates will provide excellent customer service to these individuals, while working for the state’s largest homeless shelter system.

The Family Advocate-Transportation Specialist will assist in maintaining agency vehicles and regulating parking at the Midvale Family Center. This team member will work in a homeless shelter system that provides emergency shelter to 300 individuals nightly. Working here is an opportunity to build people and change lives!

 
For more information about this position, please click here.
 
 

Family Advocate-Kitchen Manager

The Road Home seeks employees that have a deep commitment to the mission of serving families that are experiencing homelessness. Family Advocates will provide excellent customer service to these individuals, while working for the state’s largest homeless shelter system.

The Family Advocate-Kitchen Manager will oversee all kitchen duties at the Midvale Family Center, making sure that families have a safe, clean, and well stocked facility to prepare meals. The Kitchen Manager will collaborate with other agencies to help educate families on health eating and nutrition.

 
For more information about this position, please click here.
 
 

Family Advocate-Housing Assistant Specialist

The Road Home seeks employees that have a deep commitment to the mission of serving families that are experiencing homelessness. Family Advocates will provide excellent customer service to these individuals, while working for the state’s largest homeless shelter system.

The Family Advocate-Housing Assistant Specialist will assist in providing housing searches and related housing services that will enable families to move out of homelessness and into the community. This team member will work in a homeless shelter system that provides emergency shelter to 300 individuals in the Midvale Family Shelter nightly. Working here is an opportunity to build people and change lives!

 
For more information about this position, please click here.

 

Client Advocate, Swing Shift

The Road Home seeks employees that have a deep commitment to the mission of serving adults and families that are experiencing homelessness. Client Advocates will provide excellent customer service to these individuals, while working for the state’s largest homeless shelter system.
 
The Advocate will perform a wide variety of duties relating to working with poverty and vulnerable populations. This team member will work in a homeless shelter system that provides emergency shelter to over 1,000 individuals nightly, and permanent supportive housing to over 1,700 individuals each day. Working here is an opportunity to build people and change lives!
 
Flexible part-time or full- time openings are available!
 
For more information about this position, please click here.

 

Housing First Case Manager

The Road Home is a dedicated member of the homeless and housing provider network in the State of Utah and a leader in innovation and implementing best practices in our community and across the nation. We are seeking compassionate, empathetic and highly motivated individuals who are interested in making a difference in the lives of others. The Housing First Case Manager will provide Trauma-Informed, person-centered case management services to men and women who are experiencing homelessness with the goal of helping achieve stable housing solutions quickly and efficiently. The services provided include identifying and engaging with individuals in our Men’s and Women’s Shelters and connecting them with resources in the community that will aid in their transition into housing. The Housing First Case Manager will work to identify common barriers faced by individuals in both shelters and establish strategies and procedures for addressing needs on a shelter-wide scale. This passionate and dedicated self starter will help The Road Home achieve its mission by helping individuals connect with the services they need to obtain permanent housing in our community.  

For more information about this position, please click here.


 

Client Advocate, Day Shift

The Road Home seeks employees that have a deep commitment to the mission of serving adults and families that are experiencing homelessness. Client Advocates will provide excellent customer service to these individuals, while working for the state’s largest homeless shelter system.  

The Advocate will perform a wide variety of duties relating to working with poverty and vulnerable populations. This team member will work in a homeless shelter system that provides emergency shelter to over 1,000 individuals nightly, and permanent supportive housing to over 1,700 individuals each day. Working here is an opportunity to build people and change lives!  

For more information about this position, please click here.

 

Client Advocate, Graveyard Shift

The Road Home seeks employees that have a deep commitment to the mission of serving men and women that are experiencing homelessness. Client Advocates will provide excellent customer service to these individuals, while working for the state’s largest homeless shelter system.  

The Advocate will perform a wide variety of duties relating to working with poverty and vulnerable populations. This team member will work in a homeless shelter system that provides emergency shelter to over 1,000 individuals nightly, and permanent supportive housing to over 1,700 individuals each day. Working here is an opportunity to build people and change lives!  

For more information about this position, please click here.

 

Healthy Futures AmeriCorps VISTA

AmeriCorps VISTA (Volunteers in Service to America) members bring their passion and perseverance where the need is greatest: to organizations that help eradicate poverty. The most pressing challenges we face as a nation require the most courageous and creative people to address them. An AmeriCorps VISTA member serves as a catalyst for change, living and working alongside community members to advance local solutions.

 

This is an opportunity to spend one year serving full-time to make a difference here at home. This is a unique chance to improve your life and the lives of others. AmeriCorps VISTA is about helping all individuals reach their fullest potential. VISTA is designed to build the capacity of an organization and enhance its ability to serve the community. As a result, VISTA impacts both the person serving as well as the individuals served. AmeriCorps VISTA members are building communities while building their careers. VISTA members are eligible for a living allowance as well as an educational stipend.

 
For more information about AmeriCorps VISTA:
https://www.nationalservice.gov/programs/americorps/americorpsvista/frequently-asked-questions
 
Healthy Futures
https://my.americorps.gov/mp/listing/viewListing.do?id=67643&fromSearch=true
 
How to Apply
https://www.vistacampus.gov/how-apply-americorps-vista 
 

 


 

If you do not have a resume, you may complete and submit this Employment Application. For information about current opportunities, please contact resumes@theroadhome.org.