Retention Specialist



Position Title: Retention Specialist

Paygrade: G, H, or I -Dependent Upon Qualifications ~ (Unclassified)

Location: Negotiable- Bulloch Wellness Center, Statesboro, GA, Coffee Wellness Center, Douglas, GA, Toombs Wellness Center, Lyons, GA, or Ware Wellness Center, Waycross, GA

Description of Duties:

Under general supervision, duties will include: improving minority retention in HIV care and increase minority participation in the Part B/AIDS Drug Assistance Program (ADAP) by targeting individuals who are lost to care and/or not in care, providing HIV Counseling, Testing and Post-test Counseling to those who are unaware of their status and if positive, linking them into care and completing grant requirements for the Minority AIDS Initiative.  Other duties include serving as a liaison for the Consumer Advisory Board, developing and implementing retention projects, working with community partners to ensure clients are linked to care, identifying barriers and making referrals, collecting data and reporting outcomes.

Minimum Qualifications:

Master’s degree in a related field from an accredited college or university AND eligibility to be licensed OR Bachelor’s degree in a related field from an accredited college or university AND Two years of experience in social service delivery.

Preferred Qualifications:

Master’s degree in a related field from an accredited college or university AND Two years of experience in social service delivery.  Experience working with HIV/AIDS patients.

Please click on the link below to apply.

https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/georgiadph/jobs/3668440/retention-specialist/apply

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