The Good Shepherd Recovery House Live-In House Leader position offers free room (single room with bathroom) and food and a $100/wk stipend 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
  • Ensure that the men are at breakfast at 6 am and remain on site until 7 am on weekdays and return to the House by
    • 7 pm on Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and alternating Friday nights
  • Oversee men on alternating weekends
  • Drive the men in the Passenger Van to and from Church on alternating Sunday mornings in Canton and oversee visitation at the House in the afternoon
  • Complete 30 hours of continuing education regarding recovery throughout the year (Good Shepherd pays for or provides classes)
  • 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 Policies and Procedures.
  • 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 678-459-2347. To apply for the position, please complete this Job Application and email it to info AT