Amazing opportunity at WORLD!
Does the idea of doing something that really makes a difference in people’s lives while being well-compensated intrigue you? Are you looking to work for an organization that encourages growth and success from each and every one of its employees?
If so, WORLD is the place for you!
Women Organized to Respond to Life-threatening Diseases (WORLD), an affiliate of AIDS Healthcare Foundation, is a diverse organization for, by, and about women living with, and at risk for, HIV/AIDS. WORLD improves the lives and health of women, girls, families and communities affected by HIV through peer-based education, wellness services, advocacy, and leadership development. We envision a world where women, girls, and families affected by HIV and AIDS have the tools, support and knowledge to live healthy and productive lives with dignity. Our vision is rooted in a commitment to human rights and wellness with the understanding that this includes freedom from violence; access to housing; quality healthcare; food security; physical, spiritual and emotional wellbeing; education and economic justice.
The Outreach Coordinator & Service Navigator is responsible for projecting and integrating the Mission and Core Values of WORLD and the AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) within and outside of the organization. The Outreach Coordinator & Service Navigator will be responsible for assisting with the outreach, engagement, education, and vaccine navigation components of the COVID-19 Vaccine Access Programs.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities
Includes the following. Other duties may be assigned.
Participation in Meetings/Committees
Attends all funder meetings and other meetings as assigned.
This job has no supervisory responsibilities.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or abilities required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Education and/or Experience
Associate (A.A) or Bachelor’s degree (B.A.) in Public Health from four-year college or university, or other Health Care Administration and Operations related field and/or four to six years related experience and/or training, preferable in non-profit and/or health care environment or equivalent combination of education and experience. Experience in working in human services provision at community agencies, healthcare settings, and functional knowledge related to COVID-19 as well as HIV/AIDS is plus. Familiarity with service options available to support and empower patients. Knowledge of harm reduction, healthy coping, and steps for networking with providers preferred. Knowledge of criminal justice systems, substance abuse, and mental health is preferred. Bilingual preferred but not required.
Computer/Software Skills & Abilities
Ability to effectively communicate with clients, medical professionals, and coworkers.
Other Skills & Abilities/Qualifications
Certificates, Licenses and Registrations
We at WORLD/AIDS Healthcare Foundation believe that each individual is entitled to equal employment opportunities without regard to race, color, creed, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status or disability. The right of equal employment opportunity extends to recruiting, hiring selection, transfer, promotion, training and all other conditions of employment.