Community Health Worker

Job Type

Full-Time

About the Role

SisterLove, Inc. is seeking a Community Health Worker (Prevention Specialist)
who is responsible for providing HIV testing, counseling, linkage to care,
biomedical prevention tools, and education

Requirements

● Perform HIV Anti-Body Test, complete appropriate forms, follow up with

clients regarding test results, developing sexual health and wellness

plans, provides referrals to treatment, and scheduling follow-up

appointment


● Ensures quality standards for testing and counseling are maintained

through completion of required documentation and complies with all

CLIA and laboratory protocols


● Provides confidential assessment to determine prevention needs of all

clients


● Refer program participants to HIV/STI screenings, treatment clinics, and

other services and educational intervention programs as appropriate


● Prepare and Disseminate HIV education materials, offers support, and

provides pre- and post-testing counseling in accordance with SisterLove

and CDC protocols


● Document and maintain records of all activities and report outcomes


● Attend all at required organizational, department, project meetings,

workshops, and/or trainings as requested by Program Manager


● Provide back-up support to the HEAP Program Manager upon request

The duties listed in this job description are intended only as illustrations of the

various types of work that may be performed. The omission of specific

statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is

similar, related, or a logical assignment to the position.

About the Company

SisterLove, Inc., is the oldest women-centered HIV and sexual & reproductive health organization in the Southeastern United States. It was founded in 1989 to address HIV-related education, prevention, and research, and to support the rights of reproductive justice for all women and girls. SisterLove’s mission is to eradicate the impact of HIV and other sexual and reproductive oppression of all women and their communities in the United States and globally. SisterLove, Inc. is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia with a satellite office in Johannesburg, South Africa.