Our mission is to serve the needs of the transgender, gender-variant, and intersex (TGI) communities in Rhode Island and surrounding areas through support, advocacy, and education. We seek to be a resource for TGI people navigating their life journeys as well as the legal and medical systems through our own programs and through collaboration with other organizations. In addition, we seek to serve as a resource to professionals working with the TGI community and as a liaison between the TGI and LGBT communities as well as the community at large.
Part time temporary job opportunity posting on behalf of the Rhode Island trans* healthcare steering committee.
The Northern Rhode Island Area Health Education Center (nriAHEC) is an independent 501 (c) 3 corporation and maintains a contractual relationship with The Alpert Medical School of Brown University AHEC Program Office, and is located at Thirty Cumberland Street in the City of Woonsocket, a culturally diverse, medically underserved community. nriAHEC’s organizational mission is to “foster academic, training, and community collaborations that benefit the public by improving the supply and distribution of a high quality, culturally sensitive, interdisciplinary work force that transcends barriers and supplies people with the care they deserve.”
Job Title: Project Manager Consultant
Organization: Northern Rhode Island Area Health Education Center (nriAHEC)
Location: Woonsocket, RI
Start Date: September 2014
Project Description: This collaborative project is to improve access to competent health care for trans* (transgender) and gender non-conforming individuals by developing an online resource for those seeking health care and to provide support to primary and specialty care providers to better serve trans* and gender variant patients.
Time Status: Six to Ten Months – Grant Funded
Preferred Experience and Qualifications:
How to Apply
If interested, apply by September 10, 2014 with cover letter, resume either by Email: LindaA@northernriahec.org
Northern Rhode Island Area Health Education Center (nriAHEC)
Attention: Linda Andrews
30 Cumberland Street, Second Floor
Woonsocket, RI 02895
People of transgender experience are encouraged to apply