Part Time Social Practitioner

$15.00 - $20.00 hourly
  • 6304 Highland Drive, Park City, UT, USA
  • Jun 06, 2022
Part time Nonprofit-Social Services

Job Description

Do you want to be part of a dynamic, growing organization? Summit County Clubhouse is seeking a part-time staff Social Practitioner to provide psychosocial rehabilitation services to adults living with mental illness in accordance with the standards of Clubhouse International (

The Social Practitioner helps members meet their needs for employment, housing, education, friendship, structure, and stability. This is NOT a desk job or a case management position. Clubhouse members are involved in doing everything necessary to run their own program (admin., cooking, cleaning, events, mental health advocacy, etc.) and staff works hands-on alongside the members.

This position is part time, 16-24 hours per week, $15-20 per hour.

Essential Functions:
•Guide groups of members in work units at the Clubhouse involved in operating the program while modeling a strong work ethic.
•Generate member interest in participation in all aspects of the “work-ordered day”.
•Assist with internal and external employment and educational programs.
•Help members set and achieve personal, career and wellness goals. Emphasize members' strengths and abilities
•Identify/use community, healthcare, and social service resources that promote member well-being, independence, and personal satisfaction.
•Encourage peer-to-peer relationships and interaction among the members.
•Conduct outreach activities at community organizations to increase membership and visibility.
•Participate with members and staff in a collaborative decision-making process. Encourage members to take leadership roles.
•Staff clubhouse social and recreational programs. Flexibility to work occasional weekend, evening, and holiday hours.

Desired Qualities:
•Bachelor’s degree in the social services fields strongly preferred
•At least 4 years previous successful work experience in mental health/social services required.
•Enjoy working/interacting with people from variety of backgrounds.
•Demonstrated ability to establish positive and productive relationships with others.
•Strong communication skills (written and verbal) and organizational abilities are essential.
•Bi – lingual (Spanish/English) strongly preferred.
•Flexible, considerate, patient, tactful and a ready sense of humor.
•Organized and able to thrive in a multi-task environment.
•Exhibit good judgment and strong problem-solving abilities.
•Multimedia skills/experience extremely helpful- video production, websites, HTML, new technology, etc.
•Proficiency in MS Office software applications.