Hotline Phone Numbers

Domestic Violence Hotline:
800.621.HOPE (4673)

Crime Victims Hotline:
866.689.HELP (4357)

Rape & Sexual Assault Hotline:
212.227.3000

TDD phone number for all hotlines:
866.604.5350

Career Opportunities at Safe Horizon

Career Details
Position:Coordinator, Comprehensive Adolescent Pregnancy Prevention (CAPP)
Category:DS
Type:EMP Employee
Term:FT
Reports To:Assistant Director
Location:Harlem
Description:Streetwork Project is an innovative outreach-counseling program for homeless youth in Manhattan, which utilizes a harm reduction approach. Services include counseling, HIV prevention case management, peer education and outreach, drop-in center, support groups, needle exchange, acupuncture, mental health services, legal and medical care. HIV Prevention & Sexual Health Education is our newest component. The CAPP programming expands our harm reduction health education services, focused on the reproductive and family planning needs and services, including overall sexual health to our program participants.
Responsibilities:Essential Job Functions:

• Recruit and intake participants for peer intervention;
• Perform street and community outreach;
• Develop and facilitate a Community Advisory Council;
• Engage in community organizing activities/events pertaining to adolescent sexual health and behavioral issues;
• Implement behavioral health HIV prevention intervention, “Be Proud! Be Responsible!
• Facilitate weekly groups;
• Conduct and collect evaluation measures with program participants;
• Facilitate other weekly HIV and STI prevention, wellness, and sexual health activities;
• Provide drop-in counseling on pregnancy prevention, reproductive health, and sexual health issues;
• Develop and update HIV & STI prevention and health education messages, posters, materials, and curricula for the program;
• Collaborate with the Assistant Director on all HIV prevention program needs and services;
• Perform data entry of one-on-one and group stats;
• Assist in the preparation of stats and reports;
• Maintain intervention participants charts, including all necessary documentation;
• Attend staff meetings, supervisions, trainings, and conferences;
• Provide HIV Rapid Testing on-site;
• Perform other related tasks.


Secondary Job Functions:

• Participate at staff trainings, staff meetings, and staff group process workshops;
• Participate in weekly supervision;

Required skills:

• Knowledge of DEBI interventions, harm reduction, HIV/AIDS and STI, youth development, and program evaluation preferred;
• Experience with GLBTQ, homeless and street-involved youth populations required;
• Group work experience required;
• Spanish-speaking skills are preferred;
• Excellent organizational, interpersonal and problem solving skills;



Qualifications:Qualifications:
• Preferred: bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience with direct service to similar populations;
• Minimum of 3-5 years relevant experience working with homeless youth required, or at least 2 years of experience working at Streetwork and in good standing.

If hired, I agree to abide by all of Safe Horizon’s rules and regulations, and understand that, if employed, my employment may be terminated with or without cause, and with or without notice, at any time, at the option of either the company or me. I further understand that no representation, whether oral or written by any representative or agent of the organization, at any time, constitutes a contract of employment
All prospective job candidates must meet screening requirements, which includes a background check, finger printing and State Central Registry clearance.

Safe Horizon is committed to providing equal employment opportunity to all qualified individuals and endeavors to hire individuals of diverse races, colors, creeds, ethnicities, religions, genders, gender identities or expressions, ages, sexes, sexual orientations, national origins, disabilities, and citizen, marital, veteran and HIV statuses


Education:Bachelor's Degree
Salary:$33,825 - $42,281
Hours:Not Applicable
Days: N/A
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