NYC Youth in Out-of-Home Care Undergraduate Intern

NYC Youth in Out-of-Home Care Undergraduate Intern

Jobs, Youth
Lambda Legal - New York, NY Lambda Legal’s Youth in Out-of-Home Care Project seeks college students for fall, spring and summer internships. Lambda Legal is the nation’s oldest and largest legal organization committed to achieving full equality for lesbians, gay men, bisexuals, transgender people and people with HIV through impact litigation, education and public policy work. Lambda Legal’s Youth in Out-of Home Care Project raises awareness and advances reform on behalf of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning (LGBTQ) youth in child welfare, juvenile justice and homeless systems of care. We aim to increase the will and capacity of youth-serving organizations to prepare and support LGBTQ youth as they transition from adolescence to independence. We work with LGBTQ youth as well as social workers, case managers, administrators and other child…
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San Francisco Coordinator Childcare & Afterschool Programs

San Francisco Coordinator Childcare & Afterschool Programs

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Glide Foundation - San Francisco, CA The Coordinator assists with daily operations and provides a wide variety of high-level administrative program support. This person helps determine the scope of programs' services, standards and goals. Helps develop, evaluate and/or revise policies and procedures. The Coordinator will ensure compliance with all programs' regulations, and will serve as Manager, Childcare & Afterschool Programs Act when the Manager is not available. San Francisco Coordinator Childcare & Afterschool Programs WHO WE ARE LOOKING FOR: 2+ years' teaching experience in a licensed program preferred; Familiarity with Community Care Licensing, State Title V, PFA, and DCYF regulations desired; Background in program design, development, and evaluation. Strong editing and proofreading skills desired; Strong computer proficiency with MS Office suite. Facility with spreadsheet, graphic presentation, and database software packages…
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National Student Pride 2016

National Student Pride 2016

Calendar, Jobs, Youth
National Student Pride returns to London in 2016 on the weekend of 5th - 7th February at the University of Westminster with night time events at G-A-Y and Heaven. The UK's largest LGBT Careers Fair and winner of Best Event at the 2015 LGBT Awards is back and you're invited! National Student Pride 2016 We're proud to announce that Mental Health will be our key focus this year. Click attending to get all the latest updates. Also this year: R U Coming Out panel with rucomingout.com LGBT YouTubers Q&A The return of the performance stage* As well as our phenomenal Careers Fair we will again be hosting a number of debates and events featuring high profile personalities from the LGBT community. In previous year these have included Newsnight's Evan Davis,…
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Corpus Christi TX LBGT Youth Coordinator

Corpus Christi TX LBGT Youth Coordinator

Jobs, Youth
Coastal Bend Wellness Foundation - Corpus Christi, TX Responsible for programmatic duties for the LBGT Youth Program. Under the supervision of the Director of Youth Programs. Corpus Christi TX LBGT Youth Coordinator ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Develop a LBGT community needs assessment Provide support groups and safe zone for the LBGT youth community Provide cultural and social activities for the LGBT youth community Develop partnerships with community agencies to provide linkage to mental and medical services, substance abuse case management and outpatient treatment, individual and family counseling, and HIV specific treatment for the LBGT youth community Increase the number of LBGT youth educated and tested for HIV, STDs and Hepatitis Provide prevention education presentations on HIV, STDs, Hep C, and PrEP to the LBGT youth and general community Expand public awareness…
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Bayshore NY Outreach and Early Intervention Specialist

Bayshore NY Outreach and Early Intervention Specialist

Health, Jobs, Youth
LGBT Network - Long Island Gay and Lesbian Youth; The Long Island LGBT Center; Services and Advocacy for LGBT Elders (SAGE-LI); Queens LGBT Community Center (Q-Center) - Bay Shore, NY Long Island Gay and Lesbian Youth (LIGALY) has an immediate opening for a Outreach and Early Intervention Specialist (OEIS) aimed at connecting HIV positive individuals to needed treatment services and supporting their medication adherence. This position will report to: HIV/STD Program Manager. Bayshore NY Outreach and Early Intervention Specialist Principal Duties and Responsibilities Conduct community based, mobile, and virtual outreach engaging high risk gay and bi-sexual men and transgender women in social and community settings. Conduct on-site screenings to determine HIV risk, status and testing history. Make referrals for follow up appointments for HIV testing and more comprehensive screening/assessments. Provide…
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Oakland CA LGBT Project Director Family Builders by Adoption

Oakland CA LGBT Project Director Family Builders by Adoption

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Family Builders by Adoption - Oakland, CA We currently have a position open for the getREAL California Project Director. The getREAL Project Director has primary responsibility for developing and delivering all aspects of the project whose primary goal is to integrate sexual orientation and gender identity/expression (SOGIE)-informed policy and practice into California’s child welfare system. The Project Director will lead a multiple-year implementation effort aimed at increasing the competency and capacity of the statewide system in serving lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) and gender non-conforming (GNC) children and youth. The Project Director will develop resources for professionals and families to improve outcomes for LGBT and GNC children and youth in the child welfare system Oakland CA LGBT Project Director Family Builders by Adoption QUALIFICATIONS: Master's degree in social work,…
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Palm Springs Program Manager LGBT Youth in Foster Care

Palm Springs Program Manager LGBT Youth in Foster Care

Jobs, Youth
Sanctuary Palm Springs - Palm Springs, CA We are seeking a Program Manager who will be responsible for the operation of a THP+FC. facility in Palm Springs CA for LGBT youth in foster care. The ideal candidate will have cultural competency with the LGBT population. Palm Springs Program Manager LGBT Youth in Foster Care The Program Manager shall be present or readily available in the THP+FC during regular business hours (e.g. 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.). Duties of the administrator shall include Appointing, overseeing and dismissing staff. Organizing and administering a program of staff development for all staff. The administrator may also serve in another personnel capacity, provided he or she meets the applicable qualifications of both positions. Additional duties include intake and evaluation, orientation, providing Independent Life Training to…
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Boston Qualitative Research Project Adolescent MSM

Boston Qualitative Research Project Adolescent MSM

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Fenway Community Health Center - Boston, MA Under the supervision of the Director of Health Policy Research, the Project Manager oversees the Fenway Institute's participation in a collaborative research project with two external partners to improve HIV prevention with adolescent men who have sex with men (AMSM), especially Black and Latino AMSM. The project involves organizing and convening a youth advisory group and a research advisory group, conducting an online survey with AMSM, conducting focus groups with AMSM and youth-serving professionals in three cities across the U.S., and developing tools to improve AMSM's access to HIV screening and prevention services, including pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) and other biobehavioral approaches. Boston Qualitative Research Project Adolescent MSM Primary responsibilities: assesses site needs for study start-up and takes initiative to prepare site for study…
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NYC Research Assistant  GLSEN

NYC Research Assistant GLSEN

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GLSEN - New York, NY Support the Research Department in all aspects of its work to provide insight into lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) issues in K-12 education, and evaluate the efficacy of GLSEN programs and recommended interventions. NYC Research Assistant  GLSEN Responsibilities: Assist with GLSEN's current research studies that include both original primary research related to LGBT issues in K-12 education and evaluation research examining the efficacy of GLSEN's recommended interventions. Assist in creating and maintaining data sets Perform data entry, cleaning, and coding Assist with development and design of new research, including primary research and evaluation research. Perform literature reviews and library research Assist in designing survey instruments, interview/focus group protocols and creating code books Assist in design and execution of research subject recruitment strategies (including traditional…
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Case Manager High School Equivalency

Case Manager High School Equivalency

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Hetrick-Martin Institute - New York, NY Since its founding, Hetrick-Martin Institute has grown from a small, volunteer-led grass-roots advocacy organization into a leading professional provider of social support and programming for at-risk lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender or questioning (LGBTQ) youth. HMI youth members, ranging in age from 13 to 24, come from over 300 zip codes throughout all of New York City and the surrounding metropolitan area. They are of all colors and sizes, come from all kinds of backgrounds, and their enthusiasm and creativity is boundless. HMI is also the host agency for the groundbreaking Harvey Milk High School, devoted to serving at-risk youth and founded in 1985 in collaboration with the New York City Department of Education, which administers the school and is responsible for admissions.MORE As HMI continues…
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