Skip to content

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: 

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: (search for Job 49532)

Share this article:


This jobs board is provided as a courtesy to our social work community. All job postings are the responsibility of the posting entity. Prospective applicants should do their due diligence in confirming/investigating any posted job opportunity. The University of Utah is not responsible for the content of, nor any resulting employment arrangements resulting from, job postings from outside entities.

Job Opportunities

Discussion channel for insightful chat about our events, news, and activities.



Last Updated: 11/10/21