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Support Group Facilitator

The Huntsman Mental Health Institute (HMHI) is seeking two (2) PRN/part-time Support Group Facilitators to lead onsite groups in a Substance Use Disorder (SUD) Recovery program on Monday and Tuesday evenings.

Our Intensive Outpatient Recovery Works program leads support groups onsite on Monday and Tuesday evenings from 5:30pm - 8pm.  Our Support Group Facilitators will be scheduled each week to setup/takedown regularly scheduled group spaces, facilitate discussion, and encourage participation in activities and conversation. Our Support Group Facilitators will not provide therapy, but will serve in a critical role to help identify and escalate situations and cases for therapy or intervention. For more information about our program, see our website: https://healthcare.utah.edu/hmhi/treatments/addiction-recovery/intensive-outpatient-program.php 

Our ideal candidate has experience in providing direct patient care within a mental health environment, experience with patients/clients managing Substance Use Disorders (SUD), and experience in leading support groups.

Qualified candidates must meet the requirements to work as one of the following:

 Psychiatric Technicians require at least:

  • Associate's Degree, or equivalent 2 years of related Patient Care experience
  • or 1 year of college and 1 year related Patient Care experience

Certified Peer Specialists require:

  • Bachelor's degree in a related field, or equivalent 4 years of related Patient Care experience.
  • Current Certified Peer Support Specialist license

Social Services Workers (SSW) require:

  • Current license to practice as a Social Service Worker in the State of Utah.
  • Bachelor of Science Degree.

Certified Social Workers (CSW) require:

  • Current license to practice as a Certified Social Worker in the State of Utah.

 

Apply to UofU Health using this link: https://careers-uuhc.icims.com/jobs/intro (search for Job 49532)

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Last Updated: 11/10/21