AIDS Healthcare Foundation

  • Community Recruitment Coordinator

    Job Locations US-GA-Atlanta, GA
    Job Post Information* : Posted Date 2 months ago(9/17/2019 8:19 AM)
    Req No
    2019-10188
    # of Openings
    1
    Category
    AID Atlanta
  • Overview

    Join the Team – Make A Difference! Work at AID Atlanta, an affiliate of AHF.

     

    AID Atlanta, Inc. has been saving and transforming lives since its inception in 1982. The agency is the Southeast’s oldest, largest, and most comprehensive AIDS Service Organization.

    Today, AID Atlanta offers a broad range of services and has grown to be the most comprehensive AIDS service organization in the Southeast.  AID Atlanta currently offers HIV/AIDS prevention and care services, including (but not limited to) Primary Care, HIV/STD Screening, PrEP, Community HIV Prevention Programs, Linkage Services, Case Management, and a state-wide Information Hotline.

    The mission of AID Atlanta is to reduce new HIV infections and improve the quality of life of its clients by breaking barriers and building community.

    AID Atlanta’s core values:

    • Respect
    • Compassion
    • Service
    • Integrity

    If you would like to be a part of fostering empowerment in someone’s life, AID Atlanta is the place for you.

    Responsibilities

    ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

    The  Community Recruitment Coordinator will provide the following services:

    • Provide social forums and informative groups meetings for the target population to discuss social determinants of health and issues of relevance and importance and their direct impact on the wellbeing of the target population
    • Assist group in coordinating and scheduling forums and group meetings and other group activities
    • Provide individualized support for core group members as needed
    • Communicate with core group regarding directives, questions and requests of F/T staff
    • Conduct group and forum sessions for individuals who present
    • Conduct outreach, promotion and other recruitment activities to engage participants
    • Maintain partnerships and conduct collaborative activities with groups and organizations
    • Maintain accurate records of outreach, educational and awareness activities as well as materials distributed
    • Assist in completion of all monthly, quarterly and other reports as required by both AID Atlanta and program funders
    • Attend all agency, department, and/or project meetings, workshops and/or trainings as requested by Education and Volunteer Services Department director or supervisor
    • Other responsibilities as necessary

     

    QUALIFICATIONS:

    EDUCATION & WORK EXPERIENCE

    • Bachelor’s Degree in Social Sciences (Sociology, Psychology, Public health)
    • Experience working with designated population
    • Experience in implementing community/ social awareness activities
    • Awareness of resources available for the population (preferred)
    • Certificate of Attendance Fundamentals of HIV Prevention Counseling (preferred)

    We at AID Atlanta 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.

    Qualifications

    COMPETENCIES

    • Knowledge and understanding of HIV/AIDS/STIs and related issues
    • Knowledge of population and sensitivity to its norms, values, and cultural beliefs
    • Effective oral and written communication skills
    • The ability to work cooperatively as a team player or individually in a multi-culturally diverse environment with different types of personalities
    • Proficient or advanced in Microsoft Office
    • Professional, detail-oriented, ability to multi-task and manage time well
    • Friendly and enthusiastic personality who is self-motivated 
    • Quick learner who focuses on high productivity and results
    • Commitment to AID Atlanta, Inc.’s goals and mission

    We at AID Atlanta and 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.

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