We are hiring!

We are hiring!

Are you a woman living with HIV?

Are you passionate about sharing your experience of living with HIV to inspire and support others?

Positively UK is looking for a woman to join the team as a job share to coordinate and develop a high-quality service for women living with HIV that addresses the specific issues that women face.

Women’s Project Coordinator (job share) 1-year contract

Salary – £23,000 to £26,000 per year depending on experience pro rata for 21 hours per week

Women’s Coordinator Role:

As a Women’s Project Coordinator, you will be based in our office in Islington and also provide outreach in clinics. You will coordinate and facilitate a range of groups that address women-specific issues such as: relationships, sexual, reproductive and maternal health, wellbeing, gender or intimate partner violence, nutrition and exercise, and taking care of yourself on a budget. You will work collaboratively with organisations in and outside the HIV sector and manage a small team of peer support volunteers and will be supported by a steering group. Your role will ensure that women accessing 1-2-1 and group support and workshops can develop the skills to make the most out of life.

Training and Support:

Full training from Positively UK’s peer mentoring programme, leading to a Level 2 qualification in Mentoring, along with supervision and on-going professional development.

Successful candidates will be/have:

  • A woman and living with HIV comfortable sharing your experience of living with HIV with other women with HIV and professionals in the health and HIV sector
  • Experience of volunteering and knowledge of the charity sector and/or HIV-specific services
  • Competence in MS office, good writing skills and phone manner
  • Good listener and a good comprehension of working with vulnerable clients who have experienced trauma.

Download the full Job Description here

For an informal chat contact:

Sarah Fraser on 0207 713 0444

For an application pack:

Contact Memory on: 020 7713 0444, email: info@positive.endesign.uk

Final date for applications: Monday 3 February; interviews will be held on Friday 7 February