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Careers in Self-Help And Recovery! SHARE! is expanding throughout all of Los Angeles County!
Do you want a career in self-help and recovery?
Do you have at least one (1) or more years of self-help support group experience?
Do you have at least one (1) or more years of abstinence and/or sobriety, if applicable?
Do you have experience attending multiple self-help support groups?
Have you not yelled at anyone in the last 3 months?
Can you hug a homeless person who smells and is still using?
Do you recognize there are many paths to recovery?
Do you recognize the good in all people?
Do you want to honestly love your job and get paid to be of service??
If you can answer yes to ALL of these questions, we'd like to talk to you about a career at SHARE!
SHARE! the Self-Help And Recovery Exchange is a non-profit organization that operates two community self-help support group centers in Los Angeles, California: SHARE! Culver City and SHARE! Downtown. Together with SHARE! Culver City and SHARE! Downtown currently hosts over 140 self-help support groups (including 12-Step groups) meetings each week.
SHARE!'s Collaborative Housing program is a public-private partnership to provide affordable, permanent, supportive housing to people with disabilities in Southeast Los Angeles. Bilingual candidates strongly encouraged to apply. SHARE! Collaborative Housing currently includes over 240 homes throughout Los Angeles County.
SHARE!'s Recovery Retreat program is a free two-week recovery retreat for women and men who are willing to work on mental health recovery and participate in chores, meetings, and activities in support of personal growth and change in a safe environment.
All SHARE! staff have extensive personal experience in self-help support groups, are passionate about recovery, and want to help others find their own path to change and grow. People at SHARE! are recovering from all kinds of difficulties including:
• Mental Health issues
• Drug Addiction
• Health issues
• Sex addiction
• Childhood trauma
• Anger, and many more.
SHARE! is currently expanding its services throughout Los Angeles County and needs qualified candidates for program and administrative positions such as:
Overnight Recovery Retreat Specialist
Please email your current resume and a detailed cover letter describing your passion for self-help support groups, your personal experience and participation in attending self-help support groups and why you want to work at SHARE!
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SHARE! is an equal opportunity employer. We value people who have turned their lives around after difficult circumstances including felony convictions, mental health challenges, and other problems. If you love self-help support groups, are open-minded, willing to work hard and learn a lot, SHARE! is the right place to work.
SHARE! hosts more than 140 weekly meetings with monthly attendance of over 5,000 people.
SHARE! Culver City and SHARE! Downtown are friendly, accessible and supportive centers where a large community of self-help groups meet each week, addressing all kinds of issues such as anger management, health, depression, self-esteem, relationships, childhood abuse, substance abuse, reaching goals, and many more.