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Bilingual Bangla, Hindi/Urdu, Spanish Test & Trace Outreach Workers

Full Time

Mon.-Fri.,

10AM-6PM

 

In-Person

Position Description

CIANA is looking for passionate, outgoing, and experienced Outreach Workers to participate in our Test & Trace (T2) education/outreach efforts. CIANA, in conjunction with NYC Health + Hospitals, will be educating our local communities on the importance of getting the COVID-19 vaccine, as well as continuing to wear masks, practice social distancing, and get tested.

 

We are looking for culturally competent experienced workers to go into the community, hand out fliers, table at events and fairs, and complete other outreach tasks as necessary, in order to inform community members of the importance maintaining social distance, and getting tested if you have spent time with anyone who has tested positive for COVID-19.

Qualifications

  • Fluent in Bengali, Hindi/Urdu or Spanish

  • Experience with community involvement and/or outreach for political campaigns, community events, etc.

  • Public speaking and interpersonal communication skills

  • Keen awareness of immigration news and issues impacting immigrant communities

  • Knowledge of the COVID-19 virus

  • Occasional weekend and evening availability

  • Comfortability with advocacy and mobilization

  • Knowledge of Queens (Astoria in particular) its immigrant population, and related topics is a huge plus!

Time Commitment

Monday-Friday, 10AM-6PM (8 hour shift, 5 days/week)​

License/Certification:

Drivers license (preferred)

Read interviews with current and past CIANA staff about their experience
being a part of our team: