Guide (Mental Health, Social Work, Psychology)

$18.00 - $20.00 hourly
  • ROOTs Transition
  • Park City, UT, USA
  • Feb 07, 2024
Full time Education

Job Description

Guide (Mental Health, Social Work, Psychology)

ROOTs Transition, located in Park City, Utah, serves females 15-18 years old who have attachment, relational and/or developmental trauma utilizing a hybrid model of outdoor reflection and residential integration. We are a small community of individuals dedicated to providing intentional programming with a trauma informed approach. Reclaiming Our Original Truths (ROOTs) serves as a guiding principle for our clients in their healing process.

As a guide at ROOTs, you will impact the lives of our clients by building relationships through meaningful conversations, shared experiences, and acting as a role model. Guides work closely with licensed clinical therapists to facilitate therapeutic treatment plans. This is a great opportunity to make an impact while acquiring practical experience in the field of social work and psychology.

This job is for you, if:

  • You can be actively involved in the supervision and safety of our clients
  • You can demonstrate compassion during challenging interactions with clients
  • You can exercise good judgment and personal boundaries
  • You can be a positive role model
  • You are interested in learning more about a trauma informed approach

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Must be 21 years old
  • Background in family studies/social work/psychology (preferred, but not required)
  • Experience working with adolescent females (preferred, but not required)
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Willing to work weekends and holidays
  • Strong work ethic
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Able to pass a background check

Wage: Starting pay range $18 - $19 / hour (depending on experience and education)

Job Type:

  • Full and part-time position available
  • Weekend shifts required
  • Morning shift: 6:30am - 2:30pm
  • Afternoon shift: 2:30pm - 10:30 pm

Benefits (for full-time employees):

  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Referral bonus


Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Work Location: In person