Careers

It’s hard to find work more satisfying than the ministry of rescue, of helping the homeless, hungry, and hurting find new life and transformation. It’s truly eternal work!

The Phoenix Rescue Mission has been serving those in our community who struggle with hunger, homelessness, addiction, and trauma since 1952. Employees are expected to commit to our Statement of Faith and to help the Mission fulfill its Mission Statement, Vision Statement, and Values.

Our hope for you is that you find working at the Mission not only enjoyable but also fulfilling as we walk in Christ’s footsteps, helping our brothers and sisters in need. Come join us in our work of rescue!

Values

We Follow Jesus

At Phoenix Rescue Mission, people continuously give glory and thanks to God. We live out our faith by spending time in the Word, sharing the Good News, praying with each other regularly and worshiping in community. We serve our neighbors in need as the hands and feet of Jesus.

We Love & Respect One Another

Individuals at Phoenix Rescue Mission are committed to making time for relationships and are a blessing to others. We put people first and have a servant’s heart. We bravely and gently engage with each other when delivering or receiving difficult feedback. Whenever needed, we seek to restore relationships. We don’t just prioritize our own individual needs but also the needs of other people.

We Go the Extra Mile

The successful person at Phoenix Rescue Mission goes above and beyond. He or she is proactive, thorough and engaged. We take initiative. He or she communicates and collaborates well so they and others can be successful. We persevere through challenges and setbacks for the good of the mission.

We Steward Everything Wisely

Individuals at PRM believe all our resources come from the Lord and must be valued and cared for. We put the Mission in a position to effectively serve the needs of our community now and in the future. We spend wisely, use time effectively, invest in our personal development, and freely share our knowledge and expertise.

What it’s like working at Phoenix Rescue Mission

Job portal

Please use the link below to learn more about positions and apply.

Internships

The Phoenix Rescue Mission offers internship opportunities to those seeking a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in any counseling discipline. Master’s level internships place primary focus on individual and group counseling with men, women or children facing homelessness, addiction and trauma. Bachelor’s level interns work with the same populations, but assume a greater role in our case management department, helping clients obtain valuable resources and aiding in the resolve of non-clinical issues.

If interested, please contact us with:

  • A brief description of your interest
  • What school you are attending
  • What degree you are pursuing
  • How many hours you need to complete
  • The start/end times or duration of your internship
  • Your weekly availability
  • A resume

Meet Our Staff

Ryan Brown

Public Relations & Marketing Manager

I come to work with purpose, and can see lives being transformed every day.

Sarita Downs

Mission Sharing Case Manager

Working here, I believe I’m planting seeds in the lives of those in Arizona.

Brian Farretta

Housing Case Manager

What I love most about working for PRM is being able to share Christ with others.

Daniel Kapelle

Clinical Supervisor

Working at Phoenix Rescue Mission is like having a front row seat to the modern-day miracle of Jesus.

Rob Snead

Director of Information Systems

Michael Simmon

Director of Program Support & Development

Sybil Rossiter

Associate Director of Annual Giving

Ta'Mella Pierce

Clinical Director

Jussane Goodman

Director of Community Engagement

Jesse Dallariva

Director of Client Services

Abby Muller

Senior Director of Leadership Giving

Amanda Hines

Senior Director of Human Resources

Nathan Smith

Chief Program Officer

Leo Salgado, DSL

Chief Financial Officer

Ben Parker

Chief Operating Officer

Ken Brissa

Chief Executive Officer

Benefits

Benefits for Full-Time Team Members:
• Generous health, dental, and vision benefits
• 401(k) match program
• Robust paid time off program
• 12 paid holidays annually
• Life-giving work that transforms the cities we serve
• Caring and supportive environment

Equal Opportunity Employer

The Phoenix Rescue Mission is dedicated to the principles of equal employment opportunity. Subject to the United States Constitution, and all applicable state and federal laws, Phoenix Rescue Mission does not discriminate in its employment practices.

The Mission will consider requests for reasonable accommodation by applicants or employees with a disability. This policy applies to all areas of employment including, but not limited to, recruitment, hiring, training, promotion, compensation, benefits, transfers, or other aspects of employment.