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Join our team of passionate, hardworking people! Positions are posted here as they become available. 

Work with purpose.

No real change happens without brilliant, passionate, people behind it. It takes a village, a united team, a family! In less than 30 years, Harvest House has grown from just 6 beds for men in recovery to over 400, serving 1000+ men, women, young adults, children, and veterans every year. We couldn’t have done this without a team of experienced professionals that know how to love people to their core. Our staff share common values in integrity, professionalism, growth, purpose, and grace, and come to work every day happy to serve others. Joining the Harvest House team is a career opportunity that makes a true difference in our community. 

CURRENT OPPORTUNITIES

Outreach Young Adult Liaison

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The Outreach Young Adult Liaison provides support to people ages 16-24 who are experiencing homelessness, so that they may become and remain stably housed and achieve self-sufficiency. The primary focus of this role is locating and identifying homeless young adults and connecting them with support services needed for their success. This requires extensive time out of the office making contact with businesses, agencies, and community partners who can help. This liaison uses creative marketing to reach young people through social media campaigns, designing promotional materials, coordinating relevant events, interviewing young people to stay up with current trends, writing blog posts and articles that tell their stories, and building trust with this young population.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $17.00 – $19.00 per hour

Key Responsibilities

  • Reach out within the community for the purpose of partnerships and collaborations and connecting with young adults experiencing homelessness
  • Research the needs and desires of young adults experiencing homelessness
  • Work with a team to create events and activities that appeal to this age group
  • Build and manage multiple social media campaigns to connect with young adults
  • Tell the stories of homeless young people through blogs, articles, etc.
  • Provide coverage for the young adult drop-in center

Expectations and Commitments

  • Full-time hourly position (40 hours/wk)
  • Primarily M-F, 10-6 – the schedule is flexible and created by the Liaison as needed to do the job well and in agreement with immediate supervisor.
  • Position has a private office at one of our north Sarasota campuses
  • Valid driver’s license and reliable transportation for transporting young adults when needed and for events as well as for meeting with community leaders for outreach

Ideal Candidate Qualities

  • Outgoing, friendly personality who enjoys meeting and working with all types of people
  • Passionate about helping homeless young adults discover their best future
  • A creative person who understands how to reach young adults through multiple resources and has the skills to create those paths
  • Bilingual is a plus

Submit cover letter with resume.

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Housing Specialist

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Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $17.00 – $19.00 per hour

The Housing Specialist provides oversight of the physical needs of multiple housing campuses used for Harvest House Programs. This position serves as the liaison between tenants and the maintenance department and as an assistant to the Housing Manager. Typical duties include help with processing applications for housing, providing support to housing-related vendors like pest control and HVAC companies, communicating with the maintenance department for needed repairs and upgrades, doing light handyman and cleaning work, replacing A/C filters monthly, performing walk-throughs and home inspections, providing direction and assistance to the Facilities Specialist, and coordinating furniture and houseware donations, including storage and inventory of and eventual use of those donations.

Key Responsibilities

  • Assist the Housing Manager with processing housing applications
  • Serve as primary contact for maintenance requests & coordinate with team for service
  • Manage ongoing needs of properties, including furniture and appliances
  • Maintain orderly storage and inventories of furniture and housing supplies
  • Supervise the Facilities Specialist for unit turnovers and cleaning

Expectations and Commitments

  • Full-time hourly position (40 hours/wk)
  • Primarily M-F, 9-5 – schedule is flexible and created by the HS as needed to do the job well and in agreement with immediate supervisor
  • Position has a private office at one of our north Sarasota campuses
  • Valid driver’s license and reliable transportation is necessary

Ideal Candidate Qualities

  • Confident, friendly person who enjoys working with people in various situations
  • Someone who is passionate about serving others and meeting their needs
  • Ability to handle a flexible schedule and workflow
  • Not afraid to get hands dirty and problem-solve on the spot
  • Bilingual is a plus

Please submit cover letter with resume.

Apply Here

 


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Our experience has taught us that housing is just the starting point. The human services sector must offer opportunity for the whole person: body, mind, and spirit. This holistic approach is at the core of how Harvest House serves the community.
Erin Minor
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