The Student Intern (AIDS Hotline Counselor) answers AIDS Hotline, HIV Counseling and Prison HIV Hotline telephone calls, counsels callers on aspects of HIV/AIDS/STD's, and provides referrals for HIV-related services. The Student Intern assists inmates with transitional planning for their time of release. Other duties include completing call records for each call and preparing mailings.
Applicants must be in matriculation in a degree program in communications, medical sciences, medical research or a related field.
The preferred candidate will be currently enrolled in a degree program in communications, medical sciences, medical research, social science or a related field with at least a year until graduation, will have experience operating multi-line telephones, knowledge of HIV/AIDS and STD's, counseling experience and biliingual communication skills (English/Spanish).
Pursuant to Executive Order 161, no State entity, as defined by the Executive Order, is permitted to ask, or mandate, in any form, that an applicant for employment provide his or her current compensation, or any prior compensation history, until such time as the applicant is extended a conditional offer of employment with compensation. If such information has been requested from you before such time, please contact the Governor’s Office of Employee Relations at (518) 474-6988 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Interested applicants may apply by uploading a cover letter and resume below in Microsoft Word or PDF format.