Prevention Training Specialist, HIV Testing
Job Details
Out Here, Baldwin Hills - Los Angeles, CA
Full Time
High School
$21.20 - $24.91 Hourly
Up to 25%
Health Care


Under the direction of the Program Coordinator, Healthy Him, the HIV Test Counselor will help develop, implement, monitor, and evaluate the HIV testing and counseling process for onsite, at-home, and field-testing efforts for Black MSM 18 - 39.



  • Provide virtual HIV testing and counseling that will instruct clients on the use of the OraQuick at-home HIV test kit.
  • Provide on-site HIV testing and counseling via the Insti Rapid HIV test.
  • Navigate newly diagnosed persons into linkage to care services.
  • Refer persons to the Out Here clinic for STI testing and treatment, and PrEP/PEP services.
  • Develop and monitor a social marketing strategy that will increase awareness and recruitment into HIV testing and sexual health services.
  • Manage the shipping and distribution of the Swab and Chill at-home HIV test kits.
  • Work closely with the evaluation team to ensure proper collection and input of HIV testing data.





Training and Experience:

  • Associate Degree in human services related field or Highschool diploma/GED and a minimum two-year experience providing HIV testing and counseling services.
  • Possess an HIV Counseling and Testing (HCT) certification from the Department of HIV and STD Programs (DHSP) preferred.


  • Familiar with the Black MSM community and experience recruiting the population into sexual health services.
  • Familiar with developing social marketing campaigns.
  • Experience working in a nonprofit environment.
  • Experience working with HIV prevention and health education/health promotion
  • Experience working in a nonprofit environment preferred; specific training/experience with HIV/AIDS-related issues and other sexual health education related areas preferred.


Knowledge of:

  • Health spectrum of HIV/STIs.
  • Biomedical HIV prevention.
  • Human sexuality and sexual identity.
  • Health and social concerns of Black MSM principles of social marketing.
  • Virtual platforms for community connection and training.


Ability to:

  • Work independently.
  • Work effectively with divers group of staff, volunteers and professionals.
  • Meet frequent, sometimes conflicting deadlines in a rapidly changing environment respond with sensitivity to social inequities and diverse ethnic groups.
  • Adhere to HIPPA guidelines and protocols relating to HIV testing and counseling
  • Engage participants and encourage HIV testing and linkage to biomedical (PrEP/PEP) services).



This is primarily an office position that requires only occasional bending, reaching, stooping, lifting and moving of office materials weighing 25 pounds or less. The position requires daily use of a personal computer and requires entering, viewing, and revising text and graphics on the computer terminal and on paper.



Must possess a valid California drivers license; proof of auto liability insurance; and have the use of a personal vehicle for work related purposes.


COVID Vaccination and booster required OR religious/medical exemption.


Equal Opportunity Employer: minority/female/disability/veteran.