Program Lead HIV Outreach, Prevention & Education Program (HOPE)

San Jose, California   |   Full Time

AACI is looking for a Program Lead for our HOPE team!  Join us in our mission to strengthening the hope and resilience of our community members by improving their health, mental health and well-being.

About Job 

The Program Specialists is responsible for providing HIV intervention services and Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) Navigation Services for groups who are at risk of contracting HIV. This position also is responsible for providing community outreach, recruitment and referrals. 

  • Provide PrEP Navigation Services at one of our satellite testing locations.
  • Implement GLOW HIV program intervention targeted to Asian and Pacific Islander (API) Youths.
  • Train and provide general guidance to Youth Lay Health Workers using the train the trainer model.
  • Conduct online, community, and venue-based outreach activities to promote PrEP Navigation Services, HOPE services and other AACI services to target prioritize communities.

We provide our employees:

  • 11 Paid Holidays and your Birthday off!
  • Paid Vacation and Sick time
  • Comprehensive benefit plan with four Health Plan Options
  • 403(b) Retirement Plan with match
  • Professional development opportunities
  • Eligibility for student loan repayment assistance
  • AACI named Bay Area Top Workplaces 2019

The ideal candidate has:

  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Health Science, Public Health, Child Development, Recreation, Psychology, Social Work or other similarly related fields.
  • At least one year of experience working with underserved populations who are at risk of HIV infection.
  • Work or volunteer experience in health education, sexual health, health insurance navigation, and/or PrEP preferred.
  • Familiarity with issues and concerns of underserved populations who are at risk of HIV infection, substance use, and barriers to reduction of risky behaviors, and the ability to discuss them in a non-judgmental, client centered approach.
  • Ability to handle data with confidentiality.

Apply now and join a great team of caring people!

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