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Employment Opportunities

 

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

 

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. Please click here for the EEO Complaint Form.

 

 

Custodian

The Road Home seeks employees that have a deep commitment to the mission of serving men and women that are experiencing homelessness. 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.

 

The Custodian will maintain the cleanliness, safety, and operation of the agency while providing excellent customer service. The Custodian must interact with guests and staff in a friendly, enthusiastic, outgoing, and helpful manner while working in a fast paced and dynamic environment. They must be hardworking, flexible and posses an attention to detail.

 
For more information about this position, please click here.
 
 

Resident Advocate - Palmer Court

The Road Home seeks employees that have a deep commitment to the mission of serving adults and families that are experiencing or have experienced homelessness. Resident Advocates will provide excellent customer service to these individuals, while working for the state’s largest supportive housing development for formerly homeless individuals. The Advocate will work at the front desk of a 201-unit apartment building and perform a wide variety of duties relating to working with poverty and vulnerable populations. This team member will work in a beautifully renovated hotel featuring studio, one-bedroom and two- bedroom apartments for chronically homeless single men, women and families. Working here is an opportunity to build and change lives!

 
For more information about this position, please click here.
 
 

Housing Stability Specialist - Rents

The Housing Stability Specialist - Rents will work to maintain and manage the administrative responsibilities of The Road Home’s properties and tenants in housing.The Housing Stability Specialist is responsible for administering and preparing monthly rent requests for all tenants in housing, tracking and maintaining all tenant eligibility, ensuring data accuracy, and navigating the rules and regulations of 14+private and government funded grants. The Housing Stability Specialist position requires being well versed in property management and an ability to communicate with tenants who are unfamiliar with rent processes, lease agreements and property management concerns. The Housing Stability Specialist will act as a mediator for all rent issues between both landlords and tenants. This requires the ability to deescalate, empower and advocate for this population. 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.
 
 

HiFI Case Manager

The Road Home, provider of emergency shelter, housing, and services for people experiencing homelessness, is accepting resumes for the position of HiFI Case Manager. The HiFI Case Manager will support chronically homeless individuals as they move out of homelessness and back into the community.

 

The objective of this position is to provide Housing First and guest driven case management services to chronically homeless individuals participating the HiFI program. Above all else Case Managers seek to assist guests in achieving stability in housing by connecting them with the resources they need to become more self-sufficient and improve their quality of life.

 
For more information about this position, please click here.
 
 

Housing Stability Specialist - Property Management

The Housing Stability Specialist – Property Management will work to maintain and manage the responsibilities of The Road Home’s properties and rental agreements throughout the community. The Housing Stability Specialist is responsible for conducting frequent inspections of all current units, engaging with property managers and maintaining current landlord relationships, completing rental agreements and leasing paperwork, and navigating the rules and regulations of 14+private and government funded grants. The Housing Stability Specialist position requires being well versed in property management to be equipped to issue and explain leases, review renewals of rental agreements, and identify specific property maintenance issues. This position requires an ability to communicate with guests who are unfamiliar with rent processes, lease agreements and property management concerns. The Housing Stability Specialist will act as a mediator for all property and guest issues between landlords and guests. This requires the ability to deescalate, empower and advocate for this population. 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.
 
 

Government Grant Writer

The Government Grant Writer’s primary responsibility is securing adequate government support for The Road Home’s critical programs. The Government Grant Writer coordinates with multiple departments to compile all documents, gather needed information, and write applications for all government grants. This position is responsible for ensuring applications accurately reflect existing or future programming needs. The Government Grant Writer must speak to The Road Home’s story, mission, and vision to educate potential funders about our programs and work through all aspects of the grant cycle, from application to closeout. This position leads on all requests for data from funders during application, annual reports, and as requested throughout the year. This position leads report submission and reviews reports with program supervisors to ensure reporting accuracy and fidelity. The Government Grant Writer tracks grant progress from application to executed contract through closeout. Additionally, this position provides training support on government grant regulations, contracts, and data. The Government Grant Writer assists with program audits and monitorings from funders and provides guidance and support to departments involved in the grant management process as we work to help people step out of homelessness and back into the community.

 

This position requires a high degree of organization, attention to detail, and the ability to learn new tasks. This position will interact with many departments of The Road Home and must be able to accept changing roles and priorities as necessary. The Government Grant Writer position must meet critical deadlines for applications and other tasks, therefore this positions requires flexible scheduling and the ability to complete tasks on short notice, occasionally outside of normal business hours. We are looking for a passionate self-starter interested in working for a learning based agency that operates Utah’s largest emergency shelter and resource center as well as an effective performance driven housing program for individuals and families exiting homelessness.

 
For more information about this position, please click here.
 
 

Family Advocate Supervisors, All Shifts

The Road Home is seeking a highly motivated individual who is committed, compassionate, willing to be challenged, and who wants to make a difference in the lives of others. We, at The Road Home, believe that the people we serve deserve our best every day. The Family Advocate Supervisor will provide leadership and support to front line shelter staff at our Midvale Family Resource Center. They will provide high quality services to families seeking shelter at The Road Home. This position will work as part of a cohesive team of Family Advocate Supervisors to ensure a safe, supportive, Trauma Informed environment.

 
For more information about this position, please click here.
 
 

Housing Focused Case Manager - Vulnerable Populations Program

Please note that this is a temporary position that will tentatively end June 30, 2021

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 Focused 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 Vulnerable Populations Hotel, a program that was established to protect the highest risk individuals within the homeless community from COVID-19. The Housing Focused Case Manager will work to identify common barriers faced by individuals in the Hotel and establish strategies and procedures for addressing needs on a shelter-wide scale, working together with a variety of partners across Salt Lake County to ensure each Hotel guest is able to access vital resources. 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 while focusing specifically on individuals that are most at risk due to the current COVID-19 pandemic.

 
 
For more information about this position, please click here.
 
 

Family Case Management and Engagement Supervisor

The Road Home is seeking a highly motivated individual who is committed, compassionate, willing to be challenged, and who wants to make a difference in the lives of others. We, at The Road Home, believe that the people we serve deserve our best every day. The Family Case Management and Engagement Supervisor will lead the efforts of the Housing-Focused Case Management and Family Engagement teams at our Midvale Family Resource Center, ensuring that all families who come to us are provided with the tools they need to step out of homelessness and successfully reintegrate with our community.

 
 
For more information about this position, please click here.
 
 

Seasonal Lead Housing 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 Seasonal Lead Housing Advocate will provide excellent customer service, resources, and support to our guests from a Trauma Informed Care and Housing First perspective.

The Seasonal Lead Housing 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.
 
 

Seasonal Housing Advocate

The Road Home seeks employees that have a deep commitment to the mission of serving members of our community that are experiencing homelessness. Seasonal Housing 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
 
 

Veteran's Case Manager

The Veteran’s Case Manager will work to ensure that any veteran living in homelessness in Salt Lake County is engaged and has access to housing resources. This position will ensure that men, women and families who have served our country and are living at The Road Home, on the streets or in a partnering shelter are supported as they overcome homelessness. 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.
 
 

Family Intake and Engagement Specialist

The Family Intake and Engagement Specialist will oversee new families entering and exiting from shelter and will help provide basic necessities and support as these families work to resolve their homelessness. Every activity you undertake will provide someone safety and help them on their journey to housing. This position requires a high degree of compassion, problem solving skills, and respect for clients as you monitor sensitive personal data and work with families to help them find the resources they need to step out of homelessness and back in to the community.

 
 
For more information about this position, please click here.
 
 

Family Case Manager, Part-Time

The Road Home is seeking a highly motivated individual who is committed, compassionate, willing to be challenged, and who wants to make a difference in the lives of others. We are looking for a candidate who can bring new skills and perspective to our supportive and motivated case management team.

 

The Family Case Manager provides client-centered case management services to families experiencing homelessness in both the Midvale Family Center and motels. Case management is focused on helping families to resolve their homeless crisis rapidly and move back into stable housing in the community.

 
For more information about this position, please click here.
 
 

Family Lead Advocate, Swing Shift

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 Lead Advocate will perform a wide variety of duties relating to working directly with poverty and vulnerable populations. This team leader 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 at The Road Home is an incredible opportunity to make a difference in our community and to help change the lives of others.

 
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.
 
 

 

Family Advocate, Part-Time

 
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 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 300 individuals in the Midvale Family Shelter nightly. Working here is an opportunity to build people and change lives!
 
This position is 16 hours/week, Fri, Sat 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
 
For more information about this position, please click here.
 
 

 

Peer Support Specialist

 

The Road Home is seeking a highly motivated individual who is committed, compassionate, willing to be challenged, and who wants to make a difference in the lives of others. We are seeking a Certified Peer Support Specialist to work at South Salt Lake’s new Men’s Resource Center.  The certified Peer Support Specialist will provide peer support and mentorship to guests that are interested in behavioral health treatment. The Peer Support Specialist will engage in relationship building with guests who may exhibit a need for additional services.

 

For more information about this position, please click here.

 


 

Housing Advocate

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

 


 

Kitchen Staff

The Road Home seeks employees that have a deep commitment to the mission of serving adults and families that are experiencing homelessness. At the direction of the MRC Manager, the Kitchen Staff will assist in the operation of kitchen duties at South Salt Lake’s new Men’s Resource Center; including assisting with food planning and preparation, ensuring proper food handling practices, and maintaining safe and sanitary conditions of the facilities and equipment.

 
For more information about this position, please click here.