Minimum Qualifications

A Bachelor's degree in a related field and three years of experience in program coordination; OR an Associate's degree in a related field and five years of such experience; OR seven years of such experience. At least one year of experience must have included supervision of staff and/or program management. A Master's degree in a related field may substitute for one year of general experience.

Preferred Qualifications

Certification as a New York State Peer Worker in HIV, HCV, HR and/or PrEP. Knowledge of the New York State Peer Worker Certification Program. Experience working with people living with HIV (PLWH), people living with Hep C, people with a substance use disorder, and/or people who have experience taking PrEP; experience preparing or conducting trainings or training materials.


The Health Program Coordinator I will coordinate the AIDS Institute's statewide peer certification initiative which certifies HIV Peer Workers, who serve persons with HIV and are part of care and support services provider teams. The incumbent will be responsible for coordinating the AIDS Institute peer certification initiative, including but not limited to planning and development of training curricula; working with academic institutions to evaluate the peer certification program for college credit; coordinating and monitoring the review and revision of the certification exam and study guide; contract management; collaborating with key leaders from other State agencies on cross-certification efforts; facilitating regional meetings of NYS Certified Peer Workers; and other appropriate duties as assigned.

Conditions of Employment

Grant funded position. Compliance with funding requirements such as time and effort reporting, grant deliverables, and contract deliverables, is required.

Valid and unrestricted authorization to work in the U.S. is required. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.

HRI participates in the E-Verify Program.

Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer/Qualified Individuals with Disabilities/Qualified Protected Veterans

* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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