Job Summary

Application Deadline: September 29, 2017
Start Date: October 16, 2017
Location: Richmond, British Columbia
Category: Education and Training
Type: Temporary, Contract and Project
Salary: To be determined at interview
Benefits: Approx 20 hours per month

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Workshop Presenter – HIV 101

Brief Description/Purpose
  • To present HIV Education Workshops to primarily and secondary students (typically grade 10, 11, 12).
  • Presentations also given to other groups in the community when requested.
Primary Responsibilities or Tasks
  • Contact Secondary Schools to promote the program and relationship management
  • Coordinate scheduling for presentations
  • Coordinate with additional/alternate presenters when/if required
  • Present HIV/AIDS information in a factual, age, and education appropriate level of understanding
  • Researching and including accurate, current, and updated information

Required Qualifications

Qualifications

-Experience

-Skills

-Qualities or attitudes

  • A good understanding of HIV/AIDS
  • Comfortable speaking in front of large groups
  • Ability to liaison with others
  • Reliable and professional
  • Personal “Lived Experience” an asset, but not essential.
  • Second language (Mandarin or Cantonese) not required but would be an asset
Time Commitment
  • Approx. 20 hours per month
Benefits
  • After successful completion of this role, may be eligible for other positions
  • A sense of pride and accomplishment in working with youth to assist in a better understanding and reduce the stigma of HIV/AIDS.
  • Remuneration discussed in interview
Orientation/Training
  • HIV 101 workshop providing information on HIV/AIDS
  • Specific orientation designed for the role of HIV101 Presenter
Challenges of the Position
  • A keen and observant ability to appropriately handle unexpected situations with patience and understanding
  • Confidence and age appropriate behaviour when interacting with youth
Boundaries of the Position
  • Respect for each individual student and school staff
  • Respect for differing views, including difficult and confrontation ones
  • Respectful and appropriate level of behaviour and understanding when interacting with youth
Supervision
  • Primarily unsupervised presentation
  • Regular (weekly/monthly) check-ins with Administrative Staff and Board of Directors
Evaluation
  • To-way evaluations at 5, 10, and 15 presentations
  • Debrief with Office Manager
  • Additional evaluations may be performed at the Presenter’s or the Supervisor’s request
Special Resources or Policies
  • Signed confidentiality agreement
  • Other appropriate documents and policies as they are developed
Success Measures
  • Number of presentations per month
  • Number of participants
  • Required completed evaluation forms per presentation
  • Additional feedback from host
Screening Measures
  • Application
  • Interview
  • Criminal record check (the presence of a criminal record does not necessarily preclude selection)
Risk Assessment
  • Confidence and comfortability in being a visible representative for the HIV/AIDS community.

How to Apply

Please apply directly through this website or email CV and cover letter to our office:

  • admin@heartofrichmond.com

Contact Information

Contact: Carl Baily
Telephone: 7788798577
Email: carlbailey747@gmail.com
Website: http://heartofrichmond.com/

Location

#200 – 6411 Buswell Street

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