ANNOUNCEMENT OF

NON- PROFESSIONAL

VACANCY

Applications are invited for consideration to the following position

Department:

STAR Program / Medicine

Budget Title:

Project Aide

Salary Range:

(Based Upon Experience)

$13.00 per hour

Descriptive Title:

THEO Peer Assistant

Part-time position with variable hours and days of the week.

Vacancy

17-26

Description of Duties:

- Work closely with AEP/PREP project staff to develop new advocacy, outreach and prevention education materials for the PREP Initiative. - Attend training and seminars on community health, HIV.AIDS, sexually transmitted disease, teaching skills and evidence based programs. - Provide administrative support to the THEO staff and Peers as needed. - Conduct recruitment for program (new members and community workshops). - Escort at risk teens to partnership clinics for HIV counseling and testing, pregnancy testing, medical services and STI testing. - Co-facilitate evidence based curriculum with staff. - Lead THEO Town Hall meeting/World Aids Day Event at SUNY Downstate Medical Center. - Participate in STAR Community Advisory Board, BATES Youth Network, leadership group and community boards. - Plan develop, implement and monitor all social media outreach including "The Chat".

Qualifications:

REQUIRED: High School Diploma with one (1) year of experience or college student majoring in Public Health, Social Work, Education or Counseling. Must have an interest in sexual health, HIV prevention or counseling.

Persons interested should mail their resume and a letter of introduction to:

Ms.   Marian Searchwell

450 Clarkson Avenue

M.S.C.  1240

Brooklyn, NY 11203

Additional Information:

Closing Date for Receipt of Applications: Open Until Filled

As an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer, the Research Foundation will not discriminate in its employment practices due to an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, national origin and veteran or disability status.

Personnel are chosen on the basis of ability without regard to Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Age, National Origin, Disability or Marital Status in Accordance with Federal and State Law.