Prevention Expanded Testing Specialist

Posted 3 weeks ago

Improving Health. Inspiring Change.


POSITION:  Prevention Expanded Testing Specialist

Cempa Community Care (formerly known as Chattanooga Cares) champions healthy communities through compassionate and responsive delivery of education, health, social and advocacy-related services.  While growing and expanding its services and outreach, Cempa is seeking individuals, whose passion for serving and helping others is their primary motivation.

RESPONSIBILITIES / ACCOUNTABILITIES (includes, but not limited to):

  • Conducts HIV/HCV testing within key outreach locations, primarily Hamilton County Jail to assure rapid screening goals are met.
  • Collaborates with the Hamilton County jail staff to coordinate services.
  • Maintain accurate logs on all individuals tested.
  • Attend mandatory yearly training and performs testing and counseling in the Hamilton County Jail system.


  • Experience in: Human Services, Health, Psychology, Sociology, Social Work or a closely related field.
  • Preferred experience in HIV/AIDS, HCV, and STI prevention/intervention in-services and other resources.
  • Must pass criminal background check, regular drug and alcohol screenings.


  • Non-Exempt – Full-Time — Hourly = $16.50 during training; $17.00 after 90 days
  • Benefits after 90 days:
    • Medical Insurance
    • Dental Insurance
    • Vision
    • Holidays
    • Paid time off (PTO)
    • Bereavement Leave
    • Life Insurance
    • Long-Term Disability
    • Short-Term Disability
    • Supplemental Insurance
    • HSA
    • FSA medical and dependent care

TO APPLY:  send resume, with cover letter, to

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