Kansas City Care Clinic – Kansas City, MO
The Kansas City CARE Clinic seeks a full-time individual for the position of Prevention Specialist. The Prevention Specialist is responsible for providing HIV testing services, syringe access services and assisting in the planning and implementation of other prevention education interventions provided at the Clinic and various outreach settings. This individual will target the high risk community of African American Men (ages 18-24) having sex with Men (MSM) to encourage awareness of their HIV status. Candidates should have experience in HIV prevention and HIV testing. Candidates must also possess strong self-direction, interpersonal and organizational skills. Members of the LGBT community are strongly encouraged to apply.
Kansas City MO Prevention Specialist Kansas City Care Clinic
Experience and Skills:
• Bachelor’s Degree in social work, psychology, health education or related field preferred.
• Six months experience in healthcare or related field preferred
• HIV/AIDS prevention experience with the target population preferred
• Must have good interpersonal skills with ability to relate to people with diverse backgrounds and sexual orientation.
These are some of the benefits that the Clinic offers employees: Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance, Life/STD/LTD/AD&D, 403B Retirement Plan, Vacation Days, Sick Leave, Paid Holidays, Employee Assistant Program. (Benefits offered are subject to change.)
The Kansas City CARE Clinic is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse workforce. EOE
Thank you for your interest in joining the dedicated and talented staff of the Kansas City CARE Clinic. The majority of positions at the Clinic are supported by governmental or private grants and continuance of grant funding is outside of the direct control of the Clinic. Therefore, employment is not guaranteed if funding is reduced or eliminated.
The Clinic is committed to our staff and volunteers and the Clinic is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. We do not discriminate against any employee or applicant on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, gender, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other reason prohibited by law.
These are some of the benefits that the Clinic offers employees: Health and Dental Insurance, Cafeteria Plan, Life/LTD/AD&D, 403B Retirement Plan, Vacation Days, Sick Leave, Paid Holidays. (Benefits offered are subject to change.)