Planned Parenthood of Greater New York Community Engagement Coordinator (bi-lingual, on site) in Kingston, New York
At Planned Parenthood of Greater New York (PPGNY), our greatest strengths are the employees who empower every individual with the information, resources, and care they need to live happy, healthy lives.
We are a team of trusted health care providers, educators, and fierce advocates committed to advancing equity and improving health outcomes in communities that face systemic barriers to quality, innovative sexual and reproductive health services -- including birth control, pregnancy testing, emergency contraception, cancer screenings, STI testing and treatment, HIV testing and prevention, transgender hormone therapy, wellness exams, crisis counseling, and financial counseling. PPGNY also proudly provides compassionate, nonjudgmental abortion services.
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When you join PPGNY as a Community Engagement Coordinator you will be responsible for the organization and daily oversight of the Community Engagement Department’s program initiatives primarily for immigrant adults. You will build accountable relationships with community leaders and partners to position Planned Parenthood of Greater New York as a health care provider of choice.
Additional responsibilities include:
Recruits, trains, and support Promotores de Salud to promote SRH education within their own communities and link community members with services at the PPGNY health centers
Coordinates outreach to Latinx immigrants, including partnership with various Consulates and other Latinx immigrant serving organizations.
Provides ongoing supervision and support to educators, including professional development trainings, monthly team meetings, and one-on-one supervision.
Coordinates collaborations with PPGNY departments and other Community Engagement programs to establish best practices for working with immigrant communities
Foster collaborations and communication with other Promotores de Salud programs within other Planned Parenthood Affiliates, the Federation and outside the Planned Parenthood network
Collects appropriate data and assists with program reports for funders
Designs and conducts community trainings and presentations and other trainings in conjunction with the Community Engagement Region 1 team
A demonstrated commitment to PPGNY’s mission related to bodily autonomy, health equity, and gender and racial justice
Experience working with Latinx immigrants, and knowledge about sexual and reproductive health
Bilingual in English and Spanish.
Flexibility in work schedule a must; mornings, evenings and weekends on occasion(Regular schedule: Monday-Friday 9-5:30)
Willingness to travel throughout NYC and Nassau County
Bachelor’s degree in Public Health, Human Sexuality or other related field preferred, relevant experience considered
What makes you stand out:
- 1 year relevant supervisory experience
PPGNY's benefits package includes:
Generous PTO and holiday schedule
Medical, dental and vision coverage options for you and eligible dependents
FSA, HSA, Commuter pre-tax reimbursement funds
Short and Long Term Disability, Free Basic Life and AD&D
401(k) Retirement Plan with Safe Harbor contributions after 1 year of employment
All positions at PPGNY require:
Proof of immunization or immunity to certain communicable diseases (including influenza during the flu season) and testing for tuberculosis. These certifications are required by the NYC DOHMH Health Code, NYSDOH and OSHA.
Planned Parenthood of Greater New York (PPGNY) is a leading provider, educator, and advocate of sexual and reproductive health care in New York State. PPGNY is proud to provide a wide-range of family planning services at our 28 health centers and mobile care units. We care for everyone regardless of their immigration status, zip code or ability to pay. PPGNY’s education and outreach programs are backed by medically-accurate, evidence-based information that allows people to make informed decisions about their health and future. As a voice for reproductive freedom, PPGNY supports legislation and policies that ensure all New Yorkers have access to the full range of reproductive health care and education.
At PPGNY, we provide the absolute best care to our patients and our communities through innovative health care delivery and education programming. We care for everyone who walks through our doors regardless of insurance, ability to pay or immigration status. As a leading voice for reproductive freedom, PPGNY fiercely advocates for policies to ensure that all New Yorkers will have access to the full range of reproductive health care services and information.
PPGNY is committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion. We believe we are most impactful when people with a wide range of backgrounds, experiences, and identities come together with common purpose. We encourage candidates from all backgrounds to apply.