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:

Part-Time Advancement Specialist

On-Call Residential Assistant

Part-Time Residential Assistant 

The PART-TIME ADVANCEMENT SPECIALIST is responsible for providing administrative and technical support for the implementation of annual and capital marketing and fundraising activities and the coordination of agency volunteerism. Core duties and responsibilities include:

  • Demonstrate an understanding of the organization’s mission, vision, core values, and strategic plan.
  • Professionally represent Alpha House of Tampa to a variety of audiences and interact effectively with external constituencies on- and off-site. This may include providing tours of the campus and facilities to visitors; interfacing appropriately with staff, volunteers, donors, and prospects in person and on the phone; and participating in community networking events.
  • Maintain a robust social media presence, prepare a monthly electronic newsletter utilizing a marketing automation platform, and helping to update the current website and create content for a new one.
  • Coordinate event logistics, including registration and attendee tracking, presentation and materials support, and pre- and post-event evaluations. Events include but are not limited to: regularly scheduled Lunch & Learns, special event fundraisers, and capital campaign activities.
  • Identify tangible items needed for program, market that information to the community, acknowledge donors as appropriate, and make items available to staff for client distribution.
  • Manage donor database, inputting data and generating reports; handle written acknowledgment of financial gifts and other correspondence as needed.
  • On an as-needed basis, coordinate group and individual volunteer activities and track those hours.
  • Assist with the solicitation and cultivation of relationships to generate revenue.
  • Assist with the coordination and monitoring of advancement timelines and ensure deadlines are met.

Other duties and responsibilities may be assigned. The duties and responsibilities listed are designed to provide typical examples of the work performed; not all duties and responsibilities assigned are included here, nor is it expected that all similar positions will be assigned every duty and responsibility.

The ability to work non-traditional hours (early morning and evening, as well as weekends) is required.

Resumes accepted by mail or e-mail.  No Calls Please!  Mail:  Alpha House of Tampa, 201 South Tampania Avenue, Tampa, FL  33609; Attn: Advancement Specialist. Email: info@alphahouseoftampa.org; Subject Heading: Advancement Specialist

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 for 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