The Good Shepherd Recovery House Resident Assistant (RA) position offers free room and board in return for help overseeing the men in the program.  The position requires maintaining the balance between supporting and interacting with the men and upholding a standard of professionalism that reminds the men that you are first and foremost there to ensure their safety and compliance with House rules. ***You can work a part- or full-time job outside of the house.***


  • A minimum of one (1) year of sobriety.
  • Driver’s License
  • Clean driving record
  • Clean background check
  • Be on site until 7 am on weekdays and return to the House by
    • 7 pm on Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday nights
    • 5:30 pm on Tuesday nights in order to drive the men to Celebrate Recovery,
    • 9 pm on Friday nights when classes or Family counseling are scheduled
  • Oversee men on the weekends
  • Drive the men in the Passenger Van to and from Celebrate Recovery in Canton on Tuesday nights
  • Drive the men in the Passenger Van to and from Church on Sunday mornings in Canton and oversee visitation at the House in the afternoon
  • Provide at least one (1) week’s notice for schedule changes and time off
  • Willing to abide by and uphold the policies and procedures for our Recovery House as stated in our Resident Intake Application
  • Sign a one (1) year commitment and provide sixty (60) days notice prior to leaving the position

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Men with a flexible schedule (i.e. work part-time, are retired, or have a separate income or stipend) who can help transport men during the day to appointments
  • Men with a desire to minister to, mentor men with, and learn about substance abuse issues

For more information, please call the Executive Director, Ronnie Haynes at 678-459-2346 x 105. To apply for the position, please complete this Job Application and email it to info AT