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JOB POSTING: Program Coordinator

AUGUST 18, 2023

Job Title: Program Coordinator
Department: Health Promotion
Supervised by: Program Director
Position requirements: 37.5 hours per week
Term: Full-time, permanent  
Salary: $ 48,500

Organization Description: Black CAP is a leading organization in Canada serving the needs of Black, African and Caribbean communities impacted by HIV and other sexually transmitted infections. We provide support, education, and advocacy to individuals and communities affected by HIV, including the provision of comprehensive and culturally appropriate sexual health services.

Position Overview: Black CAP is seeking an experienced and dedicated Program Coordinator to join our Programs and Services team. The Program Coordinator is responsible for developing HIV strategies, strengthening prevention efforts, and promoting HIV treatment adherence. This role will involve working on two Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC) funded projects, focusing on addressing Anti-Black Racism (ABR) as a root cause and implementing an integrated national HIV prevention strategy for ACB (African, Caribbean, and Black) people in Canada.


Project 1: Anti-Black Racism as Root Cause: ACB Knowledge in the Fight Against HIV-AIDS

Project 2: Integrated National HIV Prevention Strategy for ACB People in Canada

General Responsibilities:

  1. Assess the needs of HIV-infected and affected clients, provide counseling, advice, and referrals to other services, agencies, or programs, and develop strategies for each individual.
  2. Conduct research on effective strategies and models for peer-based programming to inform program delivery.
  3. Provide system navigation support and identify appropriate referrals to complementary programming based on the determinants of health framework.
  4. Offer Prevention Case Management (PCM) and other case management support to Peers.
  5. Coordinate the development of intake and assessment tools to assess risk and factors related to risk.
  6. Provide ongoing system navigation support to Peers.
  7. Recruit, train, and place Peers to engage in peer activities at all levels of program delivery.
  8. Support the delivery of workshops on safer sex, disclosure, goal setting, and treatment adherence.
  9. Provide referrals as required to HIV/STI testing sites, other ASOs (AIDS service organizations), and services such as housing, mental health, and employment.
  10. Attend staff and team meetings, as well as relevant training sessions.
  11. Participate in staff and team meetings, develop monthly reports, and perform other assigned duties.


This is a bargaining unit position reporting to the Program Director. The position is subject to a 3-month probationary period. We thank all applicants; however only those selected for interviews will be contacted.

Deadline for applications: 1 September 2023
Please forward resume and cover letter to: 
Rosemary Okoth
20 Victoria St., 4th floor, Toronto, ON
or email:

Please use ‘Program Coordinator.’ as the subject of your email.

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