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HIV testing /prevention counselor

Description Fan Free Clinic is seeking an HIV testing/prevention test counselor who will conduct outreach and educational activities and STD prevention to reach individuals at risk for HIV infection. Settings are varied such as community organizations, bars, college campuses, schools and health fairs, and FFC transgender clinic. The successful candidate will have knowledge of and be comfortable working with men who have sex with other men. The counselor will also be expected to work effectively with and supervise interns and volunteers. Knowledge of HIV/AIDS Knowledge of the target populations Ability to communicate effectively Demonstrate strong organizational skills Demonstrate effective oral and written communication skills Knowledge of community resources Ability to effectively use social media Ability to organize work, coordinate projects, set priorities, adhere to deadlines and follow-up on assignments with minimal direction Must have reliable personal transportation
Required Qualifications At least 2 years of college required, Bachelor’s degree in health science, health education or related field preferred. HIV and AIDS knowledge preferred. Candidates must demonstrate oral and written communication skills. Computer skills are required and proficiency in Microsoft Office products preferred. Employees must be able to work collaboratively with a variety of staff within the organization. FFC expects individuals to have a strong work ethic and commitment to our mission and values. Must be able to work in a team environment, as well as independently. Some evening and weekend work required. Successful candidate must possess skills that support and enable sound decision making. Fluency in Spanish a plus!
Part/Full Time Full Time
Salary Commensurate with experience
Benefits Full time benefits available
How to apply To apply, email cover letter, resume’ and three professional references to ckincaid@fanfreeclinic.org Any resume’ sent without the accompanying cover letter or references will not be considered. No phone calls please. Application deadline : April 30.2013
Website link http://www.fanfreeclinic.org
Job Classification Education, Other
Location Richmond
Posting Organization Fan Free Clinic