Part-Time Group Facilitator

Job Overview

Do you have experience working with criminal justice population, experience running groups and are you professional, punctual,  and reliable?  Do you want to work for an organization that is making a difference in counties across California? Are you passionate about helping people make and sustain change in their lives? If so, HealthRIGHT 360 is currently looking to fill a Part-Time Group Facilitator opening at our AARS SF Youth/Jail TAY Program in San Francisco, CA. The ideal candidate has experience facilitating groups using evidence based curriculum, working in a jail setting and documenting sessions and obtaining releases of information.  Sound interesting? Below you will find a more detailed description of some of the duties and requirements for this position.

Program/Department Description

The Group Facilitator is responsible for facilitating groups in San Francisco County Jail. Staff will facilitate groups in both County Jail #4 and County Jail #2 using the Living in Balance Curriculum.  Living in Balance is a 12 week curriculum that focuses on substance use education and support.  Staff will also utilize both internal and community resources available for these clients.


Key Responsibilities

Treatment Setting Responsibilities

  • Facilitates group sessions and community meetings and teaches classes on various substance use related topics
  • Plans and facilitates client celebrations and special events
  • Works in collaboration with Sheriff’s Department by attending meetings and trainings, upholding the norms, policies, and procedures of the Sheriff’s Department
  • Attends any required agency trainings and meetings

Documentation Responsibilities

  • Properly documents group sessions in a timely manner
  • Also, maintains accurate documentation for all clients in accordance with guidelines established by HealthRIGHT 360 and the Sheriff’s Department to satisfy internal and external evaluating requirements

And, other duties as assigned

Education and Knowledge, Skills and Abilities



  • Drug and Alcohol Certification recognized by DHCS or Bachelor’s Degree in related field and Registration with Drug and Alcohol Certification recognized by DHCS

Background Clearance


  • Must not be on active parole or probation
  • Maintain security clearance from Sheriff’s Department



  • Experience facilitating groups
  • Experience working in a jail setting
  • Culturally competent and able to work with a diverse population
  • Strong proficiency with Microsoft Office applications, specifically Word, Excel, Outlook and internet applications


  • Experience with evidence based group curriculum

Skills and Abilities


  • Professionalism, punctuality, flexibility and reliability are imperative
  • Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work independently and as part of team
Compensation: $18.00
Type: Hourly/ Non-exempt
Benefits: HealthRIGHT 360 offers a competitive benefits package.
City: San Francisco
Hours/wk: 15

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