Access Reproductive Care-Southeast Part-Time Healthline Associate Atlanta, GA or Remote

The Healthline Associate’s primary role is to support our direct service abortion funding and Practical Support Volunteer programs.

Description

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Requirements

Skills, Abilities, and Qualifications:

- One year of relevant experience in a fast paced, high-volume call center.

- A commitment to follow-through coupled with strong interpersonal and communication skills, both written and verbal;

- A commitment to abortion access and full reproductive healthcare for all people; commitment to gender and reproductive justice in a broader frame of social, economic, racial justice for all.

- Self-motivated, resourceful, creative, and able to work without significant day-to-day supervision.

- Familiarity and comfort with sexual and reproductive health issues, particularly abortion.

- Demonstrated ability to make strategic decisions in complex or fast paced situations.

- Collaborative spirit with an ability to maintain flexibility and effectively manage ambiguity in a responsive environment;

- Highly organized and detail-oriented, able to prioritize and manage multiple tasks; and

- Enjoy working with an inclusive staff and board.

Outstanding candidates will also have:

- Experience working and coordinating with healthcare professionals including doctors, counselors, nurse practitioners and clinic staff.

- Ability to communicate in languages other than English, especially Spanish!

- Past advocate for communities of color, low-income or immigrant communities preferred.

- Previous experience in the Reproductive Justice field.

- Previous experience advocating, organizing, and base-building with communities of color, low-income individuals, or immigrant communities.