Employment Opportunities

Alpha House is an equal opportunity employer. We strive to offer each resident emotional, spiritual, and professional assistance. These positions require participation as a team member in providing a safe, therapeutic environment for the residents. Duties include implementing the rules, plans, and schedules that will enable the residents to set and achieve goals for their future.  Residents are supervised in vocational preparation via the chore program. Staff must provide consistent support and guidance within professional boundaries and guidelines. Must support Alpha House’s vision and mission at all times and be an effective and enthusiastic team member. Alpha House is staffed 24 hours a day.

Currently hiring for:

Operations Manager – Part Time**

Grant Writer

On-Call Residential Assistant

Part-Time Residential Assistant 

The OPERATIONS MANAGER will implement processes and approaches to address the multiple logistical needs of Alpha House of Tampa as it relocates and endures a transition period for emergency shelter clients (families) and staff.  Partners with the Client Services Manager, Shelter Manager and Director of Advancement in essential current, transition and post-transition period activities.  Evening and weekend hours may be required. Overview of essential duties and responsibilities (other duties to be assigned):

  • Assist with securing transition locations for emergency shelter clients and staff
  • Secure moving and storage company
  • Prepare current location for move (furnishings, files, etc.)
  • Coordinate graduated closing of facilities
  • Act as liaison for current vendors
  • Conduct inventory of current assets (furnishings, etc.)
  • Coordinate Intakes/Discharges with Client Services Manager and Shelter Manager to begin graduated closing of Tampania facilities and use of transition period emergency shelter locations.

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:  Bachelor’s Degree, plus at least 5 year’s related experience in operations management required. Track record delivering superior results and assuming leadership role. Success in roles requiring execution of multiple tasks with competing priorities. Demonstrated ability to build and maintain relationships with a wide array of people. Candidate must successfully pass required DCF Level 2 background clearance, fingerprinting and drug testing.

To apply, please send resume with cover letter (including salary expectations) via mail or email.  No Calls Please! 

Mail:  Alpha House of Tampa, 201 South Tampania Avenue, Tampa, FL  33609; Attn: Operations Manager

Email: info@alphahouseoftampa.org; please note Operations Manager in subject line

** This position may increase to full time in 2019 as funding allows

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The GRANT WRITER is responsible for writing inquiries, letters, and proposals requesting public and private support for Alpha House of Tampa’s current programs and for its expansion as the community’s first Family Housing Solutions Center. Undergraduate degree required; advanced degree preferred. Self-starter with five to seven years of demonstrated success in: (1) grant writing and reporting in the nonprofit field; (2) managing and forging relationships with multiple grant funded sources; and (3) developing, writing, and submitting fundraising proposals and supporting documentation with the objective of maximizing grants from current and new funders. DCF background clearance and fingerprinting required.  Must have a current driver’s license in good standing and be able to be covered by the organization’s auto insurance policy. Candidate must have basic computer skills in Microsoft Office products (Word, Excel, Access, and Outlook).

Employment applications are available 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM, Monday through Friday at 201 S. Tampania Ave., Tampa, FL  33609.

Resumes accepted by mail or e-mail.  No Calls Please! 

Mail:  Alpha House of Tampa, 201 South Tampania Avenue, Tampa, FL  33609.

Email: info@alphahouseoftampa.org

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The ON-CALL RESIDENTIAL ASSISTANT must have the availability to provide coverage on short at any time (mornings/afternoons/evenings/overnights). The PART-TIME RESIDENTIAL ASSISTANT will provide coverage from 3:00pm -11:00pm Thursday, Friday and Saturdays. Residential Assistants provide residential care and support to 23 residents at Alpha House of Tampa.  Responsibilities include supervision of residents, transportation to appointments, etc., emotional support, and assistance in caring for newborns, infants, and toddlers.

A high school diploma or general education degree (GED) is required.  A minimum one (1) year experience working in the human services field is required. Participate in a minimum of 40 hours of continuing education in each year of employment.  Receive and maintain CPR and Basic First Aid certification.  DCF background clearance and fingerprinting required.  Must have a current driver’s license in good standing and be able to be covered by the organization’s auto insurance policy.  Candidate must have basic computer skills in Microsoft Office products (Word, Excel, Access, and Outlook).

Bi-lingual a plus. 

Employment applications are available 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM, Monday through Friday at 201 S. Tampania Ave., Tampa, FL  33609.

Resumes accepted by mail or e-mail.  No Calls Please! 

Mail:  Alpha House of Tampa, 201 South Tampania Avenue, Tampa, FL  33609.

Email: lmccalla@alphahouseoftampa.org