Training and Experience:
A minimum of a Bachelors degree in Nursing (BSN), Social Work, Counseling, Psychology, Marriage and Family Counseling, Human Services, OR a license as a vocational nurse (LVN). Experience in a nonprofit environment and specific training/experience working with people living with LGBT preferred. Bilingual English/Spanish is an asset.
Interviewing and crisis management techniques; psychosocial and mental health factors affecting quality of life; data management; HIV/AIDS prevention, care and treatment; substance use disorders, health education principles and program evaluation.
Identify and implement outreach and engagement strategies, respond effectively to client crisis situations; interview and assess needs of clients; develop individual service plans aimed toward resolving client needs; communicate effectively, both written and verbally; work well under tight deadlines; coordinate multiple tasks; learn specific systems quickly and thoroughly; communicate effectively with a diverse population; identify and update community resources; proofread, edit and format written materials; conduct group presentations, operate standard office equipment including Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint); and meet assigned deadlines.
WORKING CONDITIONS/PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:
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. This positions will be required
to work in the field and in the office when providing linkage to care services.
Must possess a valid California drivers license; proof of auto liability insurance; and have the use of a personal vehicle for work related purposes. Available for weekend and evening hours as needed.
COVID Vaccination and booster required or Medical/Religious exemption.
Equal Opportunity Employer: minority/female/disability/veteran.