Careers at NAP

Nebraska AIDS Project is currently hiring for the following positions:    

Job Title: Prevention & Outreach Specialist for Southwest Iowa

Reports to Prevention and Outreach Manager

Starting Salary Range: $38,000-$45,000

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

• Provide targeted outreach and community engagement services to populations in rural Southwest Iowa disproportionately impacted by HIV in coordination with local and State HIV prevention programs

• Provide educational presentations to community groups/members about HIV and available resources in rural Southwest Iowa

• Provide targeted HIV testing services, including rapid HIV screening, and other STI screenings as appropriate to empower the community to know their status

• Provide sexual health assessments, counseling, referral services, linkage to care resources and other individualized client needs as a part of targeted HIV testing services

• Provide confirmatory testing through venipuncture blood-draws as needed, and provide linkage to STI treatment and other supportive services as needed

• Provide active referrals for clients living with HIV to improve HIV care and treatment services at key points of entry, and direct clients living with HIV to needed medical and/or support services

• Collect data, perform data entry, and prepare monthly and quarterly required reports as directed by funding sources and NAP leadership

• Engage key community stakeholders (for example, local Public Health, Community Based Organizations, Substance Use Disorder Treatment Services, Disease Intervention Specialists, etc.) and maintain close collaborative relationships throughout the service territory to carry out essential functions

MARGINAL FUNCTIONS

• Represent NAP in the community for all non-targeted outreach and education efforts as needed

• Attend required NAP events as assigned by NAP Leadership

• Assist with other duties as assigned

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, & ABILITIES
• Must have regular access to reliable transportation with heavy travel within rural Southwest Iowa territory
• Must be able to regularly work evenings and some weekends as needed
• Must have valid identification
• Must be adaptable to a dynamic and fluctuating work environment
• Must be able to work autonomously and as part of a team, to effectively direct outreach efforts
• Must have good interpersonal and communication skills and demonstrate polite and friendly customer service
• Must be able to excel in public speaking settings
• Must have phlebotomy certificate or willingness to obtain
• Experience working in healthcare or public health setting preferred
• Working knowledge of HIV, STIs, and point-of-care testing preferred
• Experience or enthusiasm for establishing and engaging in new partnerships preferred

Interested applicants, email cover letter and resume to Dara Pagano at darap@nap.org

Job Title: Prevention & Testing Specialist – Omaha

Reports to Clinical Coordinator

Starting Salary Range: $36,000-$40,000

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

  • Administer, coordinate, and implement onsite HIV (human immunodeficiency virus) and STI (sexually transmitted infections) testing requirements as directed by internal program processes and NAP’s Clinical Coordinator
  • Provide thorough sexual health assessments, education, counseling, and referrals with respect to HIV and STI statuses and other individualized prevention client needs as a part of testing and counseling sessions
  • Provide confirmatory testing through venipuncture blood-draws as needed, and provide linkage to STI treatment and other supportive services as needed
  • Assist in the maintenance of good working relationships with existing partnerships with respect to surveillance needs in carrying out NAP’s clinical services, including but not limited to Douglas County Health Department and Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services
  • Provide clinical support within NAP PrEP programming as directed by NAP’s Clinical Coordinator
  • Participate in outbound testing as needed and directed including Testing To-Go, events and targeted outreach
  • Collect data, perform data entry, and prepare monthly required reports as directed by funding sources and NAP leadership
  • Assist in coordination of Nebraska AIDS Project (NAP) volunteer testing program

MARGINAL FUNCTIONS

  • Prevention, education, and community engagement job functions as assigned, including but not limited to: providing HIV. PEP. PrEP, and STI education, participating in community events, and/or assisting in targeted outreach efforts
  • Attend required annual NAP events
  • Assist with other duties as assigned

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, & ABILITIES
• Must have regular access to reliable transportation with heavy travel within rural Southwest Iowa territory
• Must be able to regularly work evenings and some weekends as needed
• Must have valid identification
• Must be adaptable to a dynamic and fluctuating work environment
• Must be able to work autonomously and as part of a team, to effectively direct outreach efforts
• Must have good interpersonal and communication skills and demonstrate polite and friendly customer service

  • Must be able to regularly work evenings and some weekends as needed
  • Must have phlebotomy certificate or willingness to obtain
  • 1-3 years of work experience in a similar field or background in public health or social work preferred
  • Working knowledge of HIV and STI’s preferred
  • Experience with point-of-care testing preferred
  • Must have regular access to reliable transportation
  • Must have a valid driver’s license
  • Must be adaptable to a dynamic and fluctuating work environment
  • Must have good interpersonal and communication skills and demonstrate polite and friendly customer service
  • Possess good computer skills

Interested applicants, email cover letter and resume to hollyb@nap.org

Job Title: Nurse Practitioner – Omaha/Lincoln

Reports to Clinical Coordinator

Starting Hourly Range: $55,000-$75,000

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

  • Provide initial and annual PrEP exams and related screenings in accordance with CDC and NAP guidelines via in-person clinics and telehealth services
  • Provide sexual health assessments and referrals with respect to HIV and STI statuses
  • Provide treatment, including injectables, as appropriate for positive STIs
  • Provide venipunctures for appropriate laboratory needs
  • Provide PEP as appropriate in accordance with CDC guidelines
  • Complete appropriate charting and corresponding data entry into NAP’s EHR system

MARGINAL FUNCTIONS

  • Assist with above essential functions to kick-start Lincoln PrEP operations
  • Assist with above essential functions as needed within pop-up community PrEP clinics

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, & ABILITIES
• Must have regular access to reliable transportation with heavy travel within rural Southwest Iowa territory

  • Working knowledge of HIV, PrEP, PEP and STI’s preferred
  • Must have regular access to reliable transportation
  • Must have a valid driver’s license
  • Must be adaptable to a dynamic and fluctuating work environment
  • Must have good interpersonal and skills and demonstrate polite and friendly customer service
  • Possess good computer skills

Interested applicants, email cover letter and resume to resume to hollyb@nap.org