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Community Health Worker (Prevention Specialist)

SisterLove, Inc. is seeking a Community Health Worker (Prevention Specialist) responsible for HIV testing, counseling, linkage to care, biomedical prevention tools, and education.

Qualifications:

● Minimum Associates Degree in Human Services or a related field;

● Bachelor’s degree in Biological Sciences, Public Health, Social Behavioral, or a directly related field preferred; Master’s degree in Public Health a plus ;

● Must have one (1) year of experience in a healthcare setting. An overall clinical background preferred

● One (1) year of experience providing HIV testing and counseling

● One (1) year of group facilitation experience

● Experience with outreach and community engagement;

● Basic knowledge of HIV infection and prevention

● CDC “Fundamentals of HIV Prevention Counseling” training certificate preferred

● Training in infectious disease control and universal precautions

● Identify and pursue educational opportunities to promote professional growth

● Awareness of local resources available for HIV prevention, treatment, and care;

● Possess a deep knowledge of and history of the Reproductive Justice movement

● Demonstrate a commitment to human rights, social justice, and gender

● Respond to client inquiries with compassion on the phone and in person;

● Punctual and regular attendance is an essential responsibility for this position

● Must be able to work on-site Monday through Friday and occasional weekends

● CPR certification ;

Skills

● Ability to connect with others and forge strong relationships ● Ability to multitask, meet critical deadlines, and time management;
● Ability to work well in a team environment, handle multiple assignments and meet deadlines ● Ability to work flexible hours, including weekends and evenings;
● Ability to effectively communicate both orally and in writing ● Ability to work independently as well as in a team environment;
● Computer literacy, proficiency in Microsoft Office & Google Suites ● Motivational interviewing skills ● Great interpersonal skills;
● Strong contributor in team environments ● Must live within 30 miles of Atlanta, GA, and have reliable transportation and a valid driver’s license;