Providence House is a two-year transformational housing program for single men & women recovering from trauma, addiction, mental illness and homelessness. This program is operated within an 1890's mansion in the Capitol Hill neighborhood of Denver.
This is a 10-hour/week live-in position that offers an opportunity to meaningfully engage and contribute within our unique 23-person community. We consider ourselves a spiritual family and work hard to preserve a culture of openness and connection where we learn, struggle, work, celebrate and play together!
As a Community Support Staff in the home, you are invited to walk with our residents as they travel the hard road of addiction recovery and whole-life transformation. Building relationships is always the ultimate goal and there are various ways to do that: Attending dinners; Inviting residents out for coffee or activities; Watching movies or playing games; Participating in Celebrate Recovery or Bible study; Being helpful around the house; Giving rides; Offering support with dinner preparation.
Since most of the residents work during the day, it is important that you can commit to being present in the common areas 3 nights/week for at least 2 hours between 5:00 and 9:00.You will also have a weekly meeting with the directors.
Strong sense of calling to this population, as well as emotional and spiritual maturity
Ability to initiate meaningful conversation and social interaction
Values community living
Understanding of addiction and the recovery process is preferable
Appreciation for the importance of positive role modeling
Enthusiastic and committed team player
Comfortable signing Providence Network’s Statement of Faith
COMPENSATION: Free room and board, including utilities and Internet. Dinners are provided and shared as a community.
Since 1988, Providence Network, a faith-based nonprofit, has provided a structured, supportive community for individuals seeking a better life. Our programs offer counseling, spiritual growth, life skills, employment support and positive role modeling through 24/7 live-in staff.