Research - Laboratory/Non-Laboratory, Staff/Administrative
Location: Hyde Park Campus
Pre-screen individuals for research projects that are connected to a testing encounter as well as pre-screen for supportive service needs that clients may have.
This position will be trained to complete their portion of the Centerâ™s Mental Health Rapid Response protocol which initiates the Supportive Services team to triage clients in imminent danger of harming themselves or someone else.
Work on youth-focused outreach projects, ballroom-focused outreach projects, and club-focused outreach projects.
Work in a sex-positive and LGBTQ affirming environment.
Prepare for or participate in quality assurance audits under supervision or following specific protocol procedures.
Participates in study-related documentation, such as protocol worksheets, procedural manuals, adverse event reports, institutional review board documents, or progress reports.
Perform other related work as needed.
One year of experience working with and/or providing care to LGBT populations, Black and Latino community members, providing HIV/STI treatment and/or prevention.
Demonstrated effective leadership and teaching skills.
Strong organizational skills.
Strong knowledge of Chicago social service resources.
Strong knowledge of program subject matter.
Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work both independently and as part of a team.
Ability to manage stressful situations.
Ability to maintain confidentiality.
Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously, set priorities, and meet deadlines.
Ability and/or willingness to provide HIV/STI treatment, education, and prevention in non-traditional settings (community venues).
Proficiency in the use of Microsoft Applications, including but not limited to Outlook, Excel, and Word.
Demonstrated written and verbal communication skills and strong analytical skills.
Ability to travel to various community venues across the metropolitan area.
Ability to perform phlebotomy or a willingness to be trained in phlebotomy.
Ability to work on multiple projects.
Ability to work non-traditional hours.
Cover Letter (required)
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