Overview

Richmond City Health District (RCHD) is looking for a Health Educator, Sr. to provide navigation and non-medical Case Management services to individuals who are newly diagnosed with the Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV), or individuals who have fallen out of care. Using motivational interviewing techniques, the Health Educator, Sr. will provide education and counseling to community members, on HIV and the importance of medical care and medication adherence. The Health Educator, Sr. will identify barriers to care, and work with the community. This position will require engagement with Community Partners, preparation of data for grant reporting and presentations, complete best practice reviews, and facilitate meetings (as needed).

MISSION: To expose and address the root causes of health disparities, protect healthy by preventing the spread of disease, and build health equity by partnering with communities and working collaboratively across sectors.
VISION: A culture of health in Richmond where all policies, programs, partnerships and places are designed to promote equity and thriving.
VALUES:
Collaboration: Building strong, trusting relationships with communities, colleagues, and partners to achieve our shared goal of better health for all.
Innovation: Driving change through bold ideas and community-engaged research; adapting our strategies, partnerships and programs to meet the evolving needs of our city. Expertise: Providing dependable, evidence-based services and strategies; cultivating the growth and leadership potential of all employees.
Integrity: Respecting our communities, colleagues and partners through transparency, accountability and careful stewardship of public resources; pushing beyond our comfort zones to learn, connect, and lead together.