Community Health Worker
The Community Health Worker is responsible for conducting enhanced outreach with HIV positive gay, bisexual, and other men who have sex with men (MSM) and linking them with HIV medical care. Assists with development of the annual outreach plan, which includes face-to-face and social media strategies, goals, and objectives for reaching the target population. Conducts outreach according to strategies identified in the annual plan, grant work plan, and the enhanced outreach model. Works with participants to link them to Care Coordination and HIV medical care; assists participants with appointment reminders, as needed; accompanies participants to appointments, as needed.
Qualified Candidate will have an High school diploma/GED equivalency; Personal and/or professional experience with HIV/MSM communities preferred; Sensitivity to HIV/AIDS, addiction and LGBT issues essential.