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Corrections Outreach Coordinator

 

TITLE:                     Corrections Outreach Coordinator
REPORTS TO:       Lead Re-entry Medical Case Manager
DETAILS:               Full-Time Position (40 hours weekly)
LOCATION:           Detroit Office

UNIFIED – HIV Health and Beyond, a multi-service organization for persons with HIV, seeks individuals to help persons impacted by HIV.

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Email cover letter and resumes to Kelly Gjeldum at kgjeldum@miunified.org 

 

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Organize and conduct the reentry psychosocial support group, Free to Be Me, for the agency
  • Prepare curriculum for workshops and groups
  • Attend multi-disciplinary care team meetings
  • Serve as an advocate for clients’ needs, keeping clients informed of new policies, services, and other events that can help enrich their well-being
  • Establish and maintain client records including demographics, proof of status, and eligibility
  • Input and maintain client level data in designated data system
  • Provide outreach to individuals living with HIV in the Michigan Department of Corrections and link to HIV case management services as needed
  • Coordinate visits to the Michigan Department of Corrections with the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services
  • Provide outreach to individuals living with HIV in the county jails of the Eligible Metropolitan Area and link to HIV case management services as needed
  • Provide HIV education and stigma reduction education to corrections nursing staff.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent required with at least three years of experience in human services
  • Must be able to function independently, be self-motivated, be able to work well with individuals from a variety of socioeconomic groups, and highly organized
  • Knowledge of community resources helpful
  • Basic computer literacy required, particularly in Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Must have a fully insured vehicle and driver license.
 

Job Location

 

UHHB Detroit

Interested? Contact Us!

 

Apply Here

or

Email cover letter and resumes to Kelly Gjeldum at kgjeldum@miunified.org