Women With a Point is an
agency taking a non-judgmental approach to its work with injection drug
users, and is offering a full position to an HIV Tester/Outreach Worker.
Duties will include: providing Orasure HIV testing and HIV/STD education
to individuals through outreach on the streets and at homeless shelters
and providing brief counseling, advocacy and referrals.
The position requires a bachelors
degree in social services or a related field, two years experience in an
area of health education, knowledge of HIV/STD prevention, or a combination
of education and experience providing equivalent knowledge.
Competitive salary and benefits,
send resume to: Women With A Point, 11 W. 15th St. Minneapolis, MN 55403.
Application deadline August 16, 2000, people of color/Spanish speaking
encouraged to apply, Equal Opportunity Employer.
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Issue #146, 7/21/00
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