The Manager of Outreach and Care Engagement will oversee outreach and care engagement for projects at the Chicago Center for HIV Elimination.
Manage group-level activities (e.g., community advisory board).
Conduct educational activities (e.g., presentations for internal and external groups).
Identify and developing a suite of educational materials for various audiences.
identify new community partners and funding opportunities for HIV/STI prevention.
Assist with agency-sponsored activities (e.g., balls, banquets, etc.).
Organize and support HIV/STI testing at community venues (e.g., parks and clubs).
Conduct timely follow up with program participants.
Develop community outreach programs and procedures.
Document client encounters, services received, and outcomes achieved.
Selected candidate will work in collaboration with other team members (e.g., network testing, supportive services, medical care, research staff) and will supervise a small staff of outreach workers.
The candidate will be responsible for the coordination and execution of large community events and will provide support to community partners.
The candidate will document and report on community events and initiatives.
Demonstrated effective leadership and teaching skills required.
Strong organizational skills required.
Strong knowledge of Chicago social service resources required.
Strong knowledge of program subject matter required.
Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work both independently and as part of a team required.
Flexibility and Creativity required.
Ability to communicate verbally and by email required.
Ability to manage stressful situations required.
Ability to maintain confidentiality required.
Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously, set priorities, and meet deadlines required.
Proficiency in the use of Microsoft Applications, including but not limited to Outlook, Excel, and Word required.
Demonstrated written and verbal communication skills and strong analytical skills required.
Ability to travel to various community venues across the metropolitan area required.
Ability to work on multiple projects required.
Ability to work non-traditional hours required.
Ability and/or willingness to provide HIV/STI testing, education, and assist with recruiting individuals for HIV/STI services and research studies required.
Education and Experience:
Bachelor's degree required.
Three years of experience working with and/or providing care to LGBT populations, Black and Latino community members required.
Four years of experience providing HIV/STI education and/or services required.
Two years of experience engaging with target populations via community engaged strategies (e.g., social media, community advisory boards, coalition, events planning) required.
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