Prevention and Outreach Director

Posting Details

Position Information

Job Title Prevention and Outreach Director
Department Internal Medicine - 31510
Pay Grade 12
Job Category Administrative
Job Summary

Position contingent upon outside funding.

Responsible to the Executive Director for creating and expanding outreach and prevention through coordination of testing and treatment services in northeast Tennessee; marketing of the extensive client services that are available through the Center of Excellence; and performing other related duties as assigned.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Knowledge of the principles, theories, and techniques of prevention and outreach to diverse populations.

Knowledge of public health principles related to infectious disease transmission, particularly HIV.

Knowledge of marketing principles.

Knowledge and sensitivity regarding cultural implications of stigma related to infection.

Ability to interface with clients and provide counseling services to optimize engagement.

Ability to supervise social service providers.

Ability to plan, develop, and implement long term goals.

Ability to effectively interact, establish rapport, and engage in positive therapeutic relationships with counseling clients.

Ability to collaborate with university and community agencies.

Ability to effectively use advertising and marketing strategies to promote programming and outreach goals.

Ability to travel to provide training, testing and outreach services.

Ability to effectively manage a budget.

Ability to maintain emotional stability under duress.

Required Qualifications

Master’s degree in marketing, business, public health, or social work and a bachelor’s degree in social work, and two years of counseling experience.

Preferred Qualifications
Salary $41,540 - $51,385

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number AS00112P
Is this position subject to a criminal background check? Yes
Is any part of the funding for this posting coming from a grant or outside funding source? Yes
Open Date 09/27/2017
Close Date 10/27/2017
Open Until Filled No
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Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter