Testing and Prevention Navigator

Job Type

Full Time

Published

08/28/2018

Address

new york
NY
United States

Description

The Testing and Prevention Navigator conducts rapid HIV testing and STI screenings on-site at Harlem United locations, at community-based settings, including SROs, shelters, and public housing developments, and on the Harlem United testing van, throughout East/Central Harlem and other targeted locations throughout NYC. The Testing and Prevention Navigator provides HIV/STI education and risk reduction counseling. The candidate delivers rapid test results, conducts confirmatory testing as needed, as well as delivering STI screening results. Provides navigation services with clients in need of medical care/treatment, mental health services, and other social services as required. Conduct PCRS and refer to NYCDOHMH CNAP as needed. 


Education and Certification: Bachelor’s Degree with 2 years related work experience. A high school diploma OR GED equivalent with 2-3 years’ experience in HIV testing programs will substitute for a Bachelors Degree. Must have experience working with high- risk populations; including African American and Latino young men who have sex with men (MSM) and transgender individuals. Prior risk reduction and/or health education counseling work experience, knowledge of HIV testing service programming preferred. To Apply: Submit your resume with a cover letter indicating position and salary requirements to: recruiting@harlemunited.org

Professional Level

Entry level

Minimum Education Required

4-year degree


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