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ABOUT THE LATINO COMMISSION ON AIDS


The Latino Commission on AIDS is a nonprofit organization, founded in 1990, dedicated to meet the health challenges and address the impact of HIV/AIDS, Hepatitis and STIs in Latino communities. The Latino Commission on AIDS realizes its mission by spearheading health advocacy, promoting community education, developing model prevention programs for high-risk communities, and by building capacity in our community-based organizations and community partners.


The Commission is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All individuals of any race, ethnicity, gender identity and sexual orientation are encouraged to apply.


POSITION SUMMARY


The OASIS Navigation Coordinator will be in charge of the provision of testing, screening and navigation services. This position will follow the HIV Navigation Services model. Mayor efforts will be allocated on internal and external navigation services.


RESPONSIBILITIES:

· Attend and actively participate at Latino Commission on AIDS’ Staff Meetings and OASIS’ Staff Meetings

· Maintain relationships with community organizations, leaders and stakeholders

· Maintain confidential files

· Be familiarized with, manage and complete all data collection tools

· Be familiarized with OASIS services models

· Strong participation on OASIS Social Media platforms

· Apply strength-based counseling, motivational interview and stages of change model on counseling services along with other strategies recommended by the supervisor

· Link clients to HIV care services and supportive services as applicable / appropriate

· Perform High Impact Prevention intervention

· Coordinate and lead navigation efforts

· Perform HIV Navigation Services

· Keep an updated Agencies referral inventory (Agency, Location, Services)

· Plan and implement outreach activities

· Participate in the design and coordination of activities to promote OASIS services

· Perform HIV, HCV, Syphilis and any forthcoming rapid/confirmatory test to be incorporated into our services. Be familiarized with Local, State and Federal public health strategies.

· Successfully pass an Annual Testing Proficiency Exam.


PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

· Be willing to travel outside of NYC

· Ba capable to work from home

· Proven experience as a client navigator

· Certification on Rapid HIV testing by NYCDOHMH

· Outstanding communication and interpersonal abilities

· Excellent organizational and leadership skills

· Familiarity with office management procedures

· Excellent knowledge of MS Office and office management software (excel, word, outlook, power point, Microsoft teams, google docs, Zoom)

· High school diploma; BSc/BA in social sciences, public health, social work or relevant field is preferred.


How to Apply:


Send a cover letter indicating your interest in the position and highlighting relevant experience, along with a resume and three references to Leandro Rodriguez-Vice-President of Programs at lrodriguez@latinoaids.org with Subject: Oasis Navigation Coordinator by October 20th 2021.

ABOUT THE LATINO COMMISSION ON AIDS


The Latino Commission on AIDS is a nonprofit organization, founded in 1990, dedicated to meet the health challenges and address the impact of HIV/AIDS, Hepatitis and STIs in Latino communities. The Latino…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Application Deadline
    October 20, 2021
  • Education
    High School Diploma Required

Benefits

Full medical benefits included, vacation time and all federal holidays

Full medical benefits included, vacation time and all federal holidays

Level of Language Proficiency

Bilingual Spanish/English preferred

Bilingual Spanish/English preferred

Location

Remote
Work must be performed in or near New York, NY
Associated Location
24 W 25th St, New York, NY 10010, USA

How to Apply

Send a cover letter indicating your interest in the position and highlighting relevant experience, along with a resume and three references to Leandro Rodriguez-Vice-President of Programs at lrodriguez@latinoaids.org with Subject: Oasis Navigation Coordinator by October 20th 2021.

Send a cover letter indicating your interest in the position and highlighting relevant experience, along with a resume and three references to Leandro…

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