POSITION CONTROL NUMBER: 0000
DEPARTMENT: HEALTH PROMOTIONS – RECOVERY COACH
LOCATION: 555 STOCKTON STREET
WORK HOURS: 40 HOURS PER WEEK/EXEMPT
This is a professional position and as a part of the Health Promotions Department, the incumbent will provides both direct and indirect services to patients as a part of a multidisciplinary treatment team, working in a variety of settings, with some days and hours outside of a normal work schedule. Health Promotions services are provided to individuals who are HIV positive. The incumbent will provide essential and core Recovery Coach functions including effective linkages into services and to other service providers and networking for persons who are HIV positive, who have AIDS or who are at risk of becoming HIV positive, and individuals who are at risk of contracting hepatitis or who have hepatitis. Performs screening, pre- and post-test counseling, rapid HIV and HCV testing, link those served into substance use disorder (SUD) treatment services and sexually transmitted/infectious disease services including linkage for hepatitis services. Incumbent will provide sexually transmitted disease prevention services, education, outreach, testing, patient tracking and other case management functions on a routine and daily basis. Transportation services will be provided as needed. Effective engagement and linking individuals into treatment services is the most critical service provided.
Incumbent should possess a Bachelor’s degree in related field and have at least 2 years of experience providing case management services; CAP preferred; HIV/AIDS 500/501 Certification from the Florida Department of Health; GAIN (Global Appraisal of Individual Need) Certification; Clearview Complete Rapid HIV Testing Certification and Orasure Rapid HCV Testing Certification. Incumbent must have a valid state of Florida driver’s license with a safe driving record. Must be able to pass an agency driving test and be approved by our agency insurance company for driving company vehicles.